President Barack Obama said in February 2009 that his presidency would be “one-term proposition” if the economy did not recover in three years, giving him less than six months from today. via FLASHBACK: Obama: My Presidency Will Be ‘A One-Term Proposition’ If Economy Doesn’t Turn In 3 Years – YouTube.
Two government officials tell ABC News that the federal government is expecting and preparing for bond rating agency Standard & Poor’s to downgrade the rating of US debt from its current AAA value. Official reasons given, one official says, will be the political confusion surrounding the process of raising the debt ceiling, and lack of confidence that the political system will be able to agree to more deficit reduction. A source says Republicans […]
The left wants to ignore operation, “fast and furious” operations as they lost sight of the guns that ended up killing Americans. In Reagan “Iran Contra” fashion, the Obama administration turned a blind eye to Cocaine being allowed to move into the United States. The full transparency in United states operations is dim as the Obama Admin turns a blind eye to this evidence. Amazing that the Transparency President who […]
How much does it cost you? Find out A federal program that provides subsidies to airlines for providing passenger service to small airports that would otherwise go without came under fire as Congress deadlocked on a recent FAA authorization leading to an agency shutdown. But the money now looks to be safe as the transportation secretary plans to sign a waiver that overrides congressional calls to end at least some […]
The federal agency that has legal control over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac does not have to disclose documents about the political giving of the mortgage giants, a court ruled Friday. After the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) took conservatorship of the mortgage giants during the financial crisis, Judicial Watch filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request in 2009 to obtain records detailing Fannie and Freddie’s political contributions. When […]