Articles Tagged “President Obama”

  • Trump & Clinton Appear Separately at National Security Forum

    Although not appearing on stage at the same time, presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump took on each other at a national security forum at the USS Intrepid Museum in New York on Wednesday.…

  • Obama Commutes Sentences of 111

    In what is said to give deserving inmates a second chance, yesterday President Obama commuted the sentences of 111 federal inmates convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. In Texas, 13 inmates had their sentences shortened. Obama…

  • D-A David Weeks Comments on Drug Sentence Commutations

    President Obama recently commuted the sentences of 214 federal inmates. Most of the prisoners were serving sentences for nonviolent crimes related to methamphetamine, cocaine or other drugs. We asked District Attorney David Weeks if he…

  • Iran Hostage Deal–Ransom Payment Made?

    Tuesday, the Wall street journal reported that the U.S. government flew the equivalent of $400 million to Iran this past January, which happened as four detained Americans were released by Tehran. The money was the…

  • Congressman Brady on Obamaconomy

    Congressman Kevin Brady gives “Obamanomics” an “F.” He doesn’t think President Obama should be bragging about the legacy of a good economy . . . .

  • Opioid Legislation Moving Forward

    In Texas as well as the rest of the county, there’s a 15-year increase in deaths involving opioids like oxycodone and hydrocodone, and a more recent surge in heroin overdose deaths. The U-S House has…

  • Colorado Sheriffs Don’t Want Gitmo Terrorists in their Prisons

    A recent letter to President Obama from a group of Colorado sheriffs says the FBI has around 1,000 active investigations connected to the Islamic State terrorist group inside America. The sheriffs are concerned about President…

  • U-S Making Defensive Moves in Reaction to North Korean Nuke Issues

    Tuesday, President Obama said the United States is getting a “shield” ready to protect itself from “low level” threats from North Korea. The North Koreans have conducted several ballistic missle and nuclear tests this year.…

  • 9/11 Documents May be Released

    According to former Florida Senator Bob Graham, President Obama will be deciding whether to declassify sealed documents which some believe indicate a Saudi connection to the 9/11 attacks on America. The senator reported that the…

  • Obama in Cuba Speaks on Attack in Belgium

    While in Havana Tuesday, President Obama addressed those in attendance for his speech on American-Cuban relations on the terrorist attack in Belgium . . . .