Posts Tagged ‘Mexico’
President Obamas schedule for the week of April 29 2013 On Monday, the President will deliver remarks at the National Academy of Sciences 150th Anniversary. On Tuesday, as part of the Joining Forces initiative, President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will make a significant employment announcement for veterans and military spouses. This event will take place at the White House. On Wednesday, the President will attend meetings at the White House. On Thursday morning, the President will depart Washington, DC for his visit to Mexico and Costa Rica. This trip is an important opportunity to reinforce the deep cultural, familial, and economic ties that so many Americans share with Mexico and Central America. While in Mexico, the President [...]
Drug smugglers and illegal aliens continue to cross the porous U.S./Mexico border in southern Arizona. Continued evidence that DHS is not telling the truth about the state of security along the border. via Arivaca Smuggling March 2013 - YouTube.
A United States Marine has been left behind in a Mexican Jail with little Media attention except this article form McClatchy. The chargers are so bazaar you would think the State department would have intervened and the media would be calling for his release. Twitter seems to be the loudest voice with calls for his release with the hashtag #freeHammar Former U.S. Marine Jon Hammar is in a Matamoros prison in Mexico, charged with bringing an antique shotgun into Mexico. | Handout via the family/MCT As a U.S. Marine, Jon Hammar endured nightmarish tension patrolling the war-ravaged streets of Iraq’s Fallujah. When he came home, the brutality of war still pinging around his brain, mental peace proved elusive. Surfing provided the only respite. “The only time Hammar is [...]
Eric Holder in 1995 said we must "Brainwash" people on Guns. Guess the Attorney General had that same idea when he sent guns to Mexico and kept saying that we had problem with American guns going to Mexico. U.S. Attorney Eric Holder announcing a public campaign to "really brainwash people into thinking about guns in a vastly different way." 1995 Full story: http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2012/03/18/Holder-Fight-Guns-Like-Cig... via Eric Holder "Brainwash People" about Guns - YouTube.
President Obama on Wednesday invoked executive privilege to withhold from a Congressional oversight committee some documents and communications among his advisers regarding the failed gun enforcement operation known as “Fast and Furious,” in which weapons purchased in the United States were allowed to cross into Mexico. It was the first time since Mr. Obama took office that he has asserted the privilege, and it sharpened considerably the long-festering dispute between Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. and Representative Darrell Issa of California, the Republican chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. The panel had been threatening to find Mr. Holder in contempt for refusing to hand over some documents. via Obama Claims Executive Privilege in Gun [...]
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 2012 In the morning, the President will attend a bilateral meeting with President Calderón of Mexico. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting. Later in the morning, the President will attend a bilateral meeting with President Putin of Russia. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting. In the afternoon, the President will arrive at the Convention Center and participate in an official arrival greet with President Calderón of Mexico. There will be pool coverage of the arrival. The President will then attend the first plenary session of the G-20 Summit. There will be a pool spray at the top of this session. The President will then participate in the official [...]
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2012 WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2012 AND SUNDAY JUNE 17, 2012 On Saturday, the President has no public events scheduled. On Sunday, the President will depart Chicago, Illinois en route Los Cabos, Mexico for the G20 Summit. The President’s departure from Chicago O’Hare International Airport and his arrival at Los Cabos International Airport are open press. Saturday’s Out-Of-Town Travel Pool Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP TV Corr & Crew: CNN Print: Politico Sunday’s Out-of-Town Travel Pool Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP TV Corr & Crew: FOX Print: [...]
REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA, PRESIDENT CALDERÓN OF MEXICO, AND PRIME MINISTER HARPER OF CANADA AT JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE Rose Garden 1:54 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA: Please have a seat. Good afternoon, everybody. It is my pleasure to welcome two great friends and partners -- President Calderón of Mexico and Prime Minister Harper of Canada. Now, I’ve worked with Stephen and Felipe on many occasions. We’ve joined our international partners from APEC to the G20. From our last summit in Guadalajara, we remember Felipe’s hospitality and that of the Mexican people -- including some very good mariachi and -- PRESIDENT CALDERÓN: Mexican food. PRESIDENT OBAMA: -- some tequila, if I'm not [...]
White House says Malia is Safe and not in Danger after a 7.6 Earthquake struck Mexico 'In light of today's earthquake, we can confirm that Malia Obama is safe and was never in danger' - Kristina Schake, Communications Director to First Lady Michelle Obama White House: Malia Obama Safe From Earthquake in Mexico Reports that Malia was traveling in Mexico for spring break with friends first surfaced Monday. As always, the White House requested journalists not report on the whereabouts of the president’s children. The White House repeated that today, asking that “the media respect the privacy and security of the Obama children and not report on or photograph the girls when they are not with their parents.” via White House: Malia Obama Safe From Earthquake in Mexico - ABC [...]
Every Elitist kid spends Spring Break in a foreign country right? Well sure, but you are not paying for it. Here's the other issue. Is it appropriate for Obama's daughter to Vacay in a country that is on the State Departments Travel Warning list? The State Department issued a Travel warning for Mexico Early in February 2012. We think President Obama is irresponsible to allow his daughter travel to a country that has terrorist dangers and drug cartels. Moments ago we have a report of a 7.6 Earthquake near Mexico city in Guerrero state near were Obama's daughter is staying in Oaxaca Telegraph: Barack Obama’s eldest daughter is spending her spring break in the historic Mexican city of Oaxaca in the company of 12 friends – and 25 Secret Service agents. he US [...]