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President Obama’s Schedule – Tuesday May 29, 2012

President Obama’s Schedule – Tuesday May 29, 2012

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary   DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012 In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office.  These meetings are closed press.   In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Oval Office.  This meeting is closed press. Later in the […]

FLASHBACK: Obama Campaign Accused Clinton Of Using Bin Laden To ‘Score Political Points’ In 2008

FLASHBACK: Obama Campaign Accused Clinton Of Using Bin Laden To ‘Score Political Points’ In 2008

ABC News’ Michael Falcone reports: The Obama campaign opened up a new line of attack on Mitt Romney Friday, suggesting that as commander-in-chief Romney might not have made the same decision to order an attack by U.S. forces to kill terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden that President Obama did. In a new web video titled “One Chance,” the Obama team features former President Bill Clinton praising Obama for deciding to […]

What? Clinton, We need Assad’s consent to put troops in Syria

What? Clinton, We need Assad’s consent to put troops in Syria

Oh?  Seems Obama didn’t ask Gaddafi if they could bomb them.  Yemen? Pakistan?  Seems this administration has different rules for different countries. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu had a clear and unified message coming out of their meeting in Washington, D.C. Monday: They are looking for a political solution in Syria and won’t consider putting international troops there unless the Syrian regime agrees. Clinton […]

President Bill Clinton Named Wonk of the Year by American University

President Bill Clinton Named Wonk of the Year by American University

WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) January 28, 2012 President Bill Clinton, Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation, and 42nd President of the United States, and first popularly acknowledged wonk to occupy the Oval Office, has been named American University’s inaugural Wonk of the Year. American University’s Kennedy Political Union (KPU), a student organization named for the Kennedy family to acknowledge their public service, presented the award on behalf of the students […]

ROBERT REICH: Get Ready For A Obama-Clinton Presidential Ticket

ROBERT REICH: Get Ready For A Obama-Clinton Presidential Ticket

Obama dumping Biden would be the most important decision of the 2012 election.  We think that if Obama shuffles Biden to Secretary of State (God help us) or out of the cabinet all together, it would seal 2012 for Obama and the Democratic Party My political prediction for 2012 (based on absolutely no inside information): Hillary Clinton and Joe Biden swap places. Biden becomes Secretary of State — a position […]

No Recession for Clinton,  Made $75 million for speeches

No Recession for Clinton, Made $75 million for speeches

Former president Bill Clinton enjoyed his most lucrative year ever on the speaking circuit in 2010, capping a decade of paid speaking events that has earned him $75.6 million since leaving office in 2001, according to a CNN analysis of federal financial records. Clinton received $10.7 million for 52 paid speaking engagements last year, a sizable increase from the 36 paid speeches he delivered in 2009 for a total of […]

U.S. Ambassador helped secure Lady Gaga for Gay Pride Event in Rome

U.S. Ambassador helped secure Lady Gaga for Gay Pride Event in Rome

I am sure the State Department has nothing to do but secure entertainers for Gay Pride Events… The US envoy in Rome helped secure pop star Lady Gaga’s performance at a gay pride concert there, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said. Lady Gaga played this month for tens of thousands of fans at EuroPride, a festival calling for gay, lesbian and transgender rights on the continent. The Italian-American pop […]

Obama Misery Index tops Bush

Obama Misery Index tops Bush

IBD has brought back the Misery Index to the News.  President Obama Average Misery Index is 10.37 topping that of George W. Bush 8.11 and Clinton at 7.8.  While things are bad, Obama does not top the Days of  Jimmy Carter at peak Misery of 21.98 Economy: As if the picture weren’t bleak enough, here’s one more data point to worry about — the Misery Index is on the rise. […]

Issa demands “gunwalking” information from Secretary Clinton

Issa demands “gunwalking” information from Secretary Clinton

Today, the head of the House Oversight Committee fired off a letter to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over her agency’s refusal to turn over documents and information about the ATF “gunwalking” scandal exposed by CBS News.   “Given the gravity of this matter, this refusal is simply unacceptable,” reads the letter from Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.).  Read Issa’s full letter to Clinton (PDF). Issa is acting in concert with […]

Clinton, Gates to brief Congress in Closed Meeting

Clinton, Gates to brief Congress in Closed Meeting

As the White House works to assuage congressional anger over U.S. entry into armed conflict in Libya, four top national security officials will give a classified briefing to lawmakers on the war next Wednesday afternoon. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and Admiral Mike Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, are all expected to speak on the […]