Category Archives: U.S. President

Debt-Ceiling Truthers Live In Their Own Fantasy Financial World

As the government shutdown continues and the U.S. lurches closer to defaulting on its debt, some members of Congress think that is a great plan. Some, like Florida Rep. Ted Yoho, even believe that a default on the federal debt … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Comes Out in Favor of Prayer at Local Government Meetings

The Obama administration and Congressional Republicans have finally found something both can agree. It won’t solve any of the nation’s vexing problems from abortion to same-sex marriage or the federal debt, but it might open a pandora’s box to a … Continue reading

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North Carolina Congressman Says Obama’s Using Air Force One as “Personal Toy”

North Carolina Rep. Howard Coble wants Barack and Michele Obama to spend less time on Air Force One and more time on fixing the budget. Coble went so far as to call the presidential jet the Obamas’ “personal toy.” Coble … Continue reading

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Secret Service to Protect Obama at Irish G8 Summit Posing as Farmers

Security will be tight at the G8 summit in Ireland. British SAS troops will be on hand along with 9,000 police from the UK and Northern Ireland. With 200 Secret Service agents specifically trained to protect the President and Navy … Continue reading

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California Congressman Backtracks on Claim that Justice Department Wiretapped Congress

It’s obvious that some of Barack Obama’s political opponents want to make him look like Richard Nixon. Exaggeration and distortions are just part of the process to prove that what is going on in the White House in 2013 is … Continue reading

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What’s Happened to the Veto?

Up until the end of the Civil War, presidents rarely used the veto. Andrew Jackson used 12; John Tyler used 10. Not until the tempestuous presidency of Andrew Johnson were those totals bested. Johnson vetoed 29 bills. At that point, … Continue reading

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Obama Administration To Shift Drug Policy From Enforcement To Treatment

It maybe five years late, but the Obama adminstration is finally making a major shift in drug policy. White House Drug Czar Gil Kerlikowske announced the change as reported by The Baltimore Sun: As the federal government shifts its drug … Continue reading

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Obama’s Limo, Filled With Gasoline Instead of Diesel, Breaks Down in Israel

It looks like the White House might need a new limo driver for the President’s car known as “The Beast.” Arriving ahead of Barack Obama in Israel, the driver filled the diesel-powered behemoth with gasoline. When that happens, either the … Continue reading

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“King Barack” Not Doing That Many Executive Orders

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul recently charged Barack Obama with wanting “to act like a king or a monarch.” The particular issue of contention is the 23 executive orders that Obama ordered as part of his gun control program. Paul and … Continue reading

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Maybe We Won’t Fall Off the Fiscal Cliff After All

For the first time since 2010, the White House and Congress appear to be dancing towards a solution on the budget and tax cuts facing Washington. Of course, Barack Obama’s surprising victory played a role in that. Plus, some Republicans … Continue reading

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