The HHS under President Obama tried to override and destroy religious freedom and conscience which was clearly demonstrated in that administration’s HHS Contraceptive Mandate. Now the Department of Health and Human Services under President Trump is going an entirely different direction and in the process has established a new division to actually support and encourage […]
Donald Trump's administration has announced it is ending a programme permitting Haitians to enter the US on low-skilled worker visas, a measure introduced by his predecessor Barack Obama after the Caribbean nation was struck by a devastating earthquake in 2010. Show More Summary
America’s global image has dropped to an all-time low the first year of the Trump administration, falling below where it stood during the presidencies of Barack Obama and George W. Bush, according to a new Gallup poll....
(John Hinderaker) Everyone knows that under Barack Obama, and perhaps prior presidents, the quality of health care rendered by the Veterans Administration slipped. By the end of the Obama administration, the situation had become catastrophic. Show More Summary
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson vowed not to f up Syria the way the Obama administration did in a speech at the Hoover Institute today: American troops will remain in Syria long after their fight against the Islamic State to ensureShow More Summary
Former United States Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul explained to MSNBC “The Beat” host Ari Melber how much President Donald Trump’s administration differs from his experience serving in the Barack Obama administration. “Ambassador, how do you view Steve Bannon’s...
John Bowden, The Hill: Senate Democrats have put together 50 votes for a measure meant to block the Federal Communications Commission's December decision to end net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama administration. Democrats...Show More Summary
It’s been just over a month since the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to put an end to Obama administration net neutrality rules. After repealing Title II, the FCC ultimately put the future of the internet into the hands of internet service providers (ISPs), effectively killing the open internet. Show More Summary
Former New Jersey governor Chris Christie left office yesterday with a truly dismal approval rating. On the bright side, he also left with two intact legs! As Obama administration alum Eric Columbus pointed out on Twitter Tuesday, Christie is the first NJ governor in decades to leave office without having broken a leg. Show More Summary
Congressional Republicans breathed new life last year into the all-but-ignored Congressional Review Act, using it to reverse a wide range of Obama administration regulations on the environment, consumer protection and workplace issues. Now Senate Democrats are trotting out the act to undo a Republican...
How cray-cray do you have to be to have senior Obama administration officials tell you your anti-Trump conspiracy theories are crazy? Susan Rice, Valerie Jarrett and Dan Pfeiffer are among those defending the honor of Navy Rear Admiral Dr. Show More Summary
By Marshall Shaffer The director who captured President Obama's final year in office talks about trust, gossip, and the nobility of public service. The article He’s With The Band: Greg Barker on His Obama Administration Doc ‘The Final Year’ appeared first on Film School Rejects.
After what feels like an eternity, the Trump Administration finally feels confident in releasing its alternative to efficiency rules created under former President Barack Obama. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will provide the details on the new fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks sometime before the end of March. Show More Summary
U.S. Senate Democrats said on Tuesday they had the backing of 50 members of the 100-person chamber to overturn the U.S. Federal Communications Commission’s decision to reverse the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules, leaving them just one vote short of a majority. Senator Ed Markey...
An attempt by Qatar-owned film company Miramax to buy the Weinstein Co. has thrown a wrench into plans to sell the struggling studio to a group of investors led by former Obama administration official Maria Contreras-Sweet, according to people familiar with the matter who were not authorized to...
Fox News is reporting that the Justice Department is planning to appeal directly to the Supreme Court to overrule a San Francisco federal judge’s ruling voiding President Trump’s order ending the Obama administration’s controversial DACA program for certain illegal aliens brought to the U.S. Show More Summary
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former Democratic Obama administration diplomat is taking over the New Jersey governor's office from Republican Chris Christie on Tuesday. Phil Murphy posted a photo of his wife and children in a group hug on Twitter Tuesday and wrote "Today our great state turns a new page." The former Wall Street executive and U.S. Show More Summary
PERSONNEL IS POLICY: There Are 633 Key Administration Positions. Trump Hasn’t Appointed Nominees for 252 of Them. “In many cases, that means career government employees from the Obama administration are filling the mid-level positions on an interim basis.” Trump has no nominee for 252 of the 633 key positions requiring Senate confirmation, according to the […]
Former Senator Chuck Hagel, who also served as the Defense Secretary during the Obama Administration, and as a squad leader in the Vietnam War came out of hiding today to criticize the current Presidential administration on the subject of leadership. He told the Lincoln, Nebraska Journal-Star; “Globally, you see the same political dysfunction in virtually […]
New Jersey will say farewell to blunt-talking Republican Gov. Chris Christie as a wealthy former Obama administration diplomat and businessman is sworn in as governor. Democrat Phil Murphy, 60, is … Click to Continue »