2012

Poll: What’s Your Election Report Card? Take the Quiz

Poll: What’s Your Election Report Card? Take the Quiz

What’s Your Election Report Card? Introducing  The Pew/NewsHour Quiz  Pew Research Center and the NewsHour have teamed up to establish the Election Report Card Quiz.  Using fifteen simple questions, the PBS NEWSHOUR’s latest online quiz will assess your views of what happened on Nov. 6 when President Obama was re-elected to a second term. You can see how you compare with others based on whether they were an Obama or […]

President Obama’s Schedule – Wednesday, Novemeber 14, 2012 – Press Conference

President Obama’s Schedule – Wednesday, Novemeber 14, 2012 – Press Conference

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2012 In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later, the President and the Vice President will meet for lunch.  This lunch in the Private Dining Room is closed press. In the afternoon, the President will hold a news conference in the East Room. This […]

Petraeus agrees to Testify to Congress on Libya Friday

Petraeus agrees to Testify to Congress on Libya Friday

Former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to testify willingly before Congress about the Benghazi Libya consul terror attack that took place on September 11, 2012 Petraeus had originally been scheduled to testify this Thursday on the burgeoning controversy over the deadly Sept. 11 attack. That appearance was scuttled, though, after the director abruptly resigned over an extramarital affair. The resignation has since expanded into a sprawling scandal that now […]

President Obama’s Schedule – Nov. 13, 2012 – Meets with Union, Progressive Leaders

President Obama’s Schedule – Nov. 13, 2012 – Meets with Union, Progressive Leaders

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2012 In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later, the President and the Vice President will attend a meeting with leaders from the labor community and other progressive leaders to discuss the actions we need to take to keep our economy growing and find […]

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012

House of Representatives Schedule for the Week of November 12th 2012 MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH On Monday, the House is not in session. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13TH On Tuesday, the House will meet at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business. Votes will be postponed until 6:30 p.m. Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules: 1) H.R. 6190 – Asthma Inhalers Relief Act of 2012 (Sponsored by Rep. Michael Burgess / Energy and Commerce […]

President Obama’s Weekend Schedule November 10-12  2012

President Obama’s Weekend Schedule November 10-12 2012

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2012, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2012 AND MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2012 On Saturday, the President has no public events scheduled. On Sunday, the President and the First Lady will host a breakfast with veterans at the White House. The Vice President and Dr. Biden will also attend. This breakfast is closed press. After, the President will visit Arlington National Cemetery to participate in […]

Analysis: Most Accurate political polls from 2012 presidential election

Analysis: Most Accurate political polls from 2012 presidential election

Poll Accuracy in the 2012 Presidential Election Here is a list of the Most accurate Political Polls for the 2012 Presidential election between President Back Obama and Challenger Mitt Romney from Costas Panagopoulos, Ph.D. Department of Political Science, Fordham University 1. PPP (D)* 1. Daily Kos/SEIU/PPP* 3. YouGov* 4. Ipsos/Reuters* 5. Purple Strategies 6. NBC/WSJ 6. CBS/NYT 6. YouGov/Economist 9. UPI/CVOTER 10. IBD/TIPP 11. Angus-Reid* 12. ABC/WP* 13. Pew Research* […]