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Palestinian Rock-Throwing Spikes Since UN Anti-Israel Resolution

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 13, 2017 at 11:30am 1/13/2017 at 11:30am

In an Israeli TV interview conducted earlier this week at the White House, President Obama dismissed the criticism that he had betrayed Israel by opting not to veto United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 2334.

The U.S. abstention allowed the Security Council to adopt the resolution on December 23. It branded Israel’s...

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Obama Ends Special Treatment of Cuban Refugees

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 8:06pm 1/12/2017 at 8:06pm
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Less than ten days before President Obama vacates the Oval Office and his administration announced those fleeing Cuba would no longer be privy to automatic special immigrant status without qualifying for humanitarian relief first, thus ending the so-called “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy initiated by the Clinton administration in 1996.

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Obama to Visit Germany Amid Talks of Merkel’s 2017 Candidacy

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 11:00am 10/27/2016 at 11:00am
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U.S. President Barack Obama has been lavishing praise on German Chancellor Angela Merkel ahead of his visit to Germany next month. The visit, announced earlier this week, comes as a surprise in Berlin. Obama was quoted by German media saying, “[Working with Merkel] was the most important relationship, the most important...

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‘This Is Not the Faculty Lounge’: Foreign Relations Head Rips Obama UN Speech

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 10:00am 9/21/2016 at 10:00am

Richard Haass is the quintessential member of the foreign policy establishment. Long-time President of the Council on Foreign Relations, Haass has served in Republican and Democrat administrations and advised candidates from both parties. In this election, he has been very critical of Donald Trump.

So no taint of partisanship can be applied...

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Obama’s Pen Has Been Working Overtime: Environmental Edition

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 2, 2016 at 7:00am 9/2/2016 at 7:00am
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The two items President Obama has used most in the last eight years are his golf clubs and his pen.

He poised to be especially busy with his pen, as he plans to bypass the U.S. Senate and signs an executive agreement to formally join the Paris Climate Accord.

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WATCH LIVE: Third Night of the Democratic National Convention

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 7:00pm 7/27/2016 at 7:00pm

Welcome to our live coverage night three of Democratic National Convention!

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Gallup Poll: Satisfaction Under Obama Is Lowest Since Carter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 10:30am 6/11/2016 at 10:30am

Last week, I noticed the elite media actually looking under the hood at the real “new jobs” numbers for the first time in over 7 years.

Now, Gallup has released a poll confirming the fears that many of us had in 2008: Obama was the second coming of Jimmy Carter.

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Obama School Bathroom Decree Issued: Worse Than Expected

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 13, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/13/2016 at 2:30pm

Late last night, I blogged about a NYT report that the Education and Justice Departments were issuing a bathroom edict to all government-funded schools.

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The Lights Go Out on Another of Obama’s Green Energy Companies

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 1, 2016 at 10:00am 4/1/2016 at 10:00am

When his second term comes to its inevitable conclusion, the final list of President Obama’s policy failures will be ponderous.

And few items on this list will place higher than his “Green Energy Initiatives.”

One of his gandest schemes involved backing Solyndra LLC, a solar-panel maker. Presidential aides pressured White House budget officials...

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Who Should Nominate the Next Supreme Court Justice?

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 15, 2016 at 4:30pm 2/15/2016 at 4:30pm

Justice Scalia’s untimely passing has the entire political arena stressed. Senate Republicans refuse to confirm another justice until the next president is elected, but President Obama insists he will move forward with a nominee.

NBC News has the breakdown:

While the president said Saturday was “a time to remember Justice Scalia’s...

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President Obama Blames the Patriarchy for Non-existent Tampon Tax

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 15, 2016 at 4:42pm 1/15/2016 at 4:42pm

Is nothing sacred? Actually, don’t answer that.

This one comes to you from the White House’s latest episode of YouTube Stars (yes, they exist) Interviewing President Obama. Ingrid Nilsen of YouTube fame poked the president’s brain on the Civil Rights Issue of Our Time™ — tampon taxes.

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White House: “We’ll do audacious executive action”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 6:30pm 1/13/2016 at 6:30pm

What better way to start the new year than a little “audacious” executive action?

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough told reporters at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast, “we’ll do audacious executive action throughout the course of the rest of the year, I am confident of that.”

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LIVE Reactions: State of the Union Address

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 8:45pm 1/12/2016 at 8:45pm

Tonight President Obama will deliver his final State of the Union Address. No need for cable to watch the president’s remarks. You can watch the livestream beneath. We’ve also included two live reaction feeds for your viewing pleasure.

At the conclusion of President Obama’s address, we invite you to join us...

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Existential Threats and the State of the Union Address

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 6:10pm 1/12/2016 at 6:10pm

Gearing up for the State of the Union lecture he is preparing to treat us to this year, President Obama wanted to put a positive spin on the results of his many years in the Oval Office.

It is a chilling testament to his myriad of failures as Commander-in-Chief that one positive...

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The Final Countdown

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 1, 2016 at 7:00am 1/1/2016 at 7:00am

What better way to start off the new year than a reminder we get to elect a new president in mere months?

For your enjoyment, a countdown.

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TOTUS Gets a Presidential Pardon Just in Time for Thanksgiving

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 2:45pm 11/25/2015 at 2:45pm

Today is the annual pardoning of the Thanksgiving turkey.

Watch the TOTUS (Turkey of the United States) receive an official meal pass.

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President Obama: We’re Taking Every Possible Step to Keep Our Homeland Safe

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 1:35pm 11/25/2015 at 1:35pm

Flanked by members of the national security team Wednesday, President Obama briefly addressed the current state of homeland security. The President assured the American people that, “no specific and credible,” intelligence indicated a looming, “attack on the homeland” for the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend.

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