Category Archives: POTUS

Video | President Obama Says Netanyahu’s Speech on Iran is a Mistake

President Obama’s White House-Rueters Interview PBO on Netanyahu pending speech to Congress:  “I don’t think  it’s permanently destructive,  I think it’s a DISTRACTION from what should be our focus” Full Transcript of Reuter interview SNIP: REUTERS – Let’s talk a … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Obama’s Immigration Town Hall

WASHINGTON —  President Barack Obama said Wednesday that Republicans can go after his immigration programs in the courts and in Congress, but his confidence will not be shaken. “In the short term, if Mr. McConnell, the leader of the Senate, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Bill

President Barack Obama on Tuesday, as promised, swiftly vetoed a Republican bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, leaving the long-debated project in limbo for another indefinite period. The U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, after receiving Obama’s veto message, … Continue reading

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Video | President Obama Delivers Keynote Address at Summit on Countering Violent Extremism

(Photo: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images) President Obama: “No religion is responsible for terrorism — people are responsible for violence and terrorism,” “We are NOT at war with Islam.”

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Photo Gallery: President Obama’s Early Career In Chicago

Hat tip BuzzFeed.com

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Arrives In India

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Video | President Obama Delivers the 2015 State of the Union Address

President Obama delivers the 2015 SOTU Address tonight at 9p.m. ET/8p.m. CT. Watch it here. and of course the cable and major networks will cover the address, complete with the talking heads Did you know this is President Obama’s 6th … Continue reading

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