Articles Tagged “President Obama”

  • Reporter Questions Obama Press Secretary Earnest about Clinton Endorsement

    Democratic Socialist presidential candidate Bernie Sanders met with President Obama at the White House Wednesday for discussion of various issues. No endorsement evolved from the meeting. Later, during the White House Daily Briefing, a reporter…

  • Omnibus Appropriations Act

    The U-S Senate approved a $1.1 trillion funding bill that will fund the operation of the federal government until September 30th of next year. It includes nearly $700 billion in tax breaks. The Senate passed…

  • President Met with National Security Team Thursday

    Thursday, President Obama met with his national security team at the National Counterterrorism Center outside Washington to discuss strategies to protect the homeland. He said he will be attacking the security threats to our nation…

  • Governor Abbott and Senator Cruz Comment on State Refugee Security Act

    Governor Greg Abbott this week joined Senator Ted Cruz to announce the State Refugee Security Act, which gives states and governors the tools to address the challenges posed by refugee resettlement from countries inhabited by…

  • President Obama Addresses Terrorist Issues From Oval Office

    In a rare Oval Office address, President Obama last night addressed the nation in regard to the current war on terrorism in remarks spurred by the recent terrorist shooting in San Bernardino, California . .…

  • Obama Comments On Afghanistan Troop Levels

    Thursday, President Obama made an announcement about future troop levels in Afghanistan. First, through 2016 . . . .   And, he talked about the number of troops still to be on hand at the…

  • Obama And Putin Meet To Discuss Syria

    Monday at the United Nations summit, President Obama and Russian leader Vladimir Putin held a face-to- face meeting over issues in Syria. A U-S official source said the two agreed to talk about political transition…

  • Iran Nuke Deal Appears To Have Enough Senate Votes

    It looks now as if the Obama administration now has enough support to hold off Republicans in their efforts to stop the president’s Iran nuclear deal. Retiring Maryland Democratic Senator Barbara Mikulski has announced her…

  • 21 Million Social Security Numbers Accessed

    Thursday, the Obama administration admitted that the breach of the database of the Office of Personnel Management was worse than reported. Hackers acquired Social Security numbers, health information and sensitive information on over 21 million…

  • Repeal Of The Death Tax

    On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 240-179 to approve legislation by our congressman, Kevin Brady, to permanently repeal the controversial federal estate tax, or Death Tax. The measure, which supporters say threatens America’s…