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Chicago Park District halts Obama Presidential Center-related construction

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 7:00pm 9/19/2018 at 7:00pm

We have been following the saga of the construction of the Barack Obama Presidential Center, which has been denounced by professors at the University of Chicago and faces an environmental impact lawsuit from local citizen groups.
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Obama to Give Speech at U. Illinois After Accepting Award

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 2, 2018 at 1:30pm 9/2/2018 at 1:30pm
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Obama is being given yet another award, this time for ethics in government.

The Associated Press reports via FOX 2 St. Louis:

Obama will be speaking at University of Illinois

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Trump, Palin Explicitly Not Invited To McCain Funeral

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 31, 2018 at 12:00pm 8/31/2018 at 12:00pm
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When I first heard that Senator John McCain (R-AZ) explicitly stated that he did not want President Trump to attend his funeral, I was taken aback not only by his petty smallness but by the abrupt change of tune since his insistence that Obama be treated with respect simply because he...

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Requiem for the Nuclear Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 14, 2018 at 3:00pm 5/14/2018 at 3:00pm

President Donald Trump’s decision last week to withdraw the United States from Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) has occasioned a lot of hand-wringing by his critics (and by fans of his predecessor Barack Obama).

After all, the storyline goes Iran was adhering to the deal, so the United States was damaging...

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The New York Times Blasts Trump; Excuses Obama for Carnage in Syria

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 11:00am 4/11/2018 at 11:00am
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An editorial in The New York Times on Monday blasted President Donald Trump for not having a plan for Syria. I don’t know if Trump does or doesn’t have a plan for Syria. What I do know is that Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama did have a plan for Syria – and...

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Gallery Shows Off Barack and Michelle Obama Portraits

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 12, 2018 at 2:14pm 2/12/2018 at 2:14pm
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Former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama unveiled their portraits for the National Portrait Gallery today. Each one picked “acclaimed African-American artists to portray them.” From NBC News:

“Pretty sharp!” Barack Obama quipped...

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House passes bill to ease Obama’s excessive menu labeling rules

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 9:13pm 2/7/2018 at 9:13pm
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President Trump is not the only one taking a giant eraser to Barack Obama’s legacy.

The House of Representatives has just passed a bill rescinding many of the former President’s restrictive menu labeling rules, and potentially providing enough flexibility so that restaurants won’t have to label the calories for every variation of...

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Obama Presidential Center Denounced by Professors at U. Chicago

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 12:00pm 1/30/2018 at 12:00pm

It’s amazing how many people on the left are objecting to Obama’s presidential center. Did anyone see this coming?

The College Fix reports:

UChicago faculty denounce plans for Obama Presidential Center: ‘object-lesson in the mistakes of the past’

Faculty at the University of Chicago have joined a growing chorus of Chicagoans voicing alarm and...

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Release of concealed 2005 Obama-Farrakhan photo shows first post at Legal Insurrection was prescient

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 7:30pm 1/27/2018 at 7:30pm

A reporter withheld a 2005 photo of Senator Barack Obama smiling next to Louis Farrakhan at a Congressional Black Caucus gathering until a few days ago.

The reporter said he didn’t want to hurt Obama’s political career, as we reported in Journalist Releases Photo of Obama With Farrakhan Hidden From Public...

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Journalist Releases Photo of Obama With Farrakhan Hidden From Public Since 2005

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:00am 1/26/2018 at 9:00am

A photographer and journalist named Askia Muhammad has released a picture he took in 2005 of then Senator Barack Obama with Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. Muhammad admits that the photo was hidden from the public in order to protect Obama’s political career.

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Congressional Investigation Coming for Obama Shutdown of Hezbollah Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 6:16pm 12/20/2017 at 6:16pm
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Politico’s bombshell report is leading to a Congressional investigation, reports the Washington Free Beacon.

According to the Politico report, Obama allowed Hezbollah to run cocaine through the U.S. as a bargaining chip to secure the awful Iran deal. Professor Jacobson covered the story extensively here.

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Liberals who call Trump Orange Cheeto outraged by Cruz/Don Jr. Obama Cookie Photo

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 4:06pm 12/19/2017 at 4:06pm

Donald Trump Jr. celebrates his 40th birthday in two weeks. To kick off the birthday festivities, several friends held an early birthday party for Don Jr. at a Dallas restaurant. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz attended the party.

Because it’s funny, someone brought a cookie cake with the likeness of President Obama...

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Obama Insults Trump With Thinly Veiled Reference to Hitler

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 7:00am 12/8/2017 at 7:00am
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On the same day that Trump made history by being the first American President to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Obama insulted him with a thinly veiled comparison to Adolf Hitler.

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Obama Can’t Resist Urge to Bash Trump Overseas

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 4, 2017 at 8:30am 12/4/2017 at 8:30am
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This weekend, Obama proved once again that he is incapable of affording his successor the same courtesy shown by his predecessor. While speaking in Paris, Obama cited a lack of American leadership on climate change.

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Another Government Shutdown Showdown In the Works Over DACA

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 10:00am 11/22/2017 at 10:00am
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After clearly stating that as president he had no power to change immigration law, then-president Obama went ahead in 2012 with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).  Obama himself referred to DACA as his “

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Obama Concealed Strength of al-Qaeda Before 2012 Election

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 10:30am 11/19/2017 at 10:30am

At the 2012 Democratic National Convention, the big moment was Joe Biden triumphantly declaring “Osama bin Laden is dead, and General Motors is alive.”

It turns out that in order to make that narrative stick, Obama had to downplay the actual strength of al-Qaeda.

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Trump plans to trim back Obama’s Bears Ears National Monument

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 3:30pm 10/28/2017 at 3:30pm
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President Trump’s eraser and Twitter feed seem to be more effective that Obama’s pen and phone.

In the last days of his insipid administration, the former president created the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah with a stroke of his pen, claiming thousands of square acres of land for the federal government.

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