Tag Archives: President Obama

Obama vetoes Keystone XL

Zack Colman,  Washington Examiner

President Obama used his veto power for the third time of his presidency to nix legislation authorizing construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, sending the bill back to Congress for an override attempt. Continue reading

President Obama’s Redistributionomics

Conn Carroll,  Townhall

President Obama’s foreign policy interview with Vox.com received far more attention than its domestic policy counterpart this week, but even though the domestic interview did not break any real news, it did provide Obama a forum to crystallize his case for “middle-class economics,” which as the passage below shows, is really just all about government redistribution: Continue reading

Obama’s war request runs into a brick wall

Justin Sink and Kristina Wong,  The Hill

President Obama’s request that Congress authorize military action against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) was met with skepticism from both parties on Wednesday, raising questions about Capitol Hill’s ability to pass a war measure. Continue reading

Obama goes quiet on Boko Haram

Brian Hughes,  Washington Examiner

It started with a groundswell of support and an appeal to “Bring Back Our Girls.” Continue reading

Whistleblower: AG nominee in $1 billion Obama cover-up

Jerome R. Corsi,  WND

New revelations are emerging that could implicate Loretta Lynch, President Obama’s attorney general nominee, in the world’s largest banking scandal.

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Obama’s ‘free community college’ proposal

,  The BBC

The US community college system, which includes 1,600 campuses across the country, provides two-year associate degrees and often allows students to apply academic credits toward bachelor’s degrees at traditional four-year US universities. Continue reading

Bachmann: Obama embraced ‘agenda of Islamic jihad’

David McCabe,  The Hill

Outgoing Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) says President Obama has embraced the “agenda of Islamic jihad” at every turn. Continue reading

Obama opens fraud-ridden benefits programs to illegal immigrants

Byron York,  Washington Examiner

President Obama’s unilateral executive action on immigration will make hundreds of thousands, perhaps more than a million, illegal immigrants eligible for federal transfer payments. That will be done primarily through two widely used programs — the Earned Income Tax Credit, or EITC, and the Additional Child Tax Credit, or ACTC. Continue reading

Katie Pavlich: Will a Republican Senate have the courage to rein in Obama?

Katie Pavlich,  The Hill

Today millions of Americans will cast their votes for candidates running in the 2014 midterm elections, and based on months of polling, it looks like Democrats will be having a bad night. Continue reading

The Republican Senate Will Love Loretta Lynch

Carl Gibson,  Zero Hedge

After the news broke of Eric Holder’s departure from the DOJ, I called on President Obama to nominate Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, based on his exemplary record of defending consumers and citizens from predatory banks, big oil, insurance companies, and the pharmaceutical industry. Continue reading