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Obama Schedule || Monday, April 2, 2012

Obama Schedule || Monday, April 2, 2012

10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing11:15 am || Hosts Prime Minister Stephen Harper of Canada and President Felipe Calderon of Mexico for the North American Leaders’ Summit; State Dining RoomNoon || Working lunch with Harper and Calderon; Green Room1:15 pm || Holds a press conference with Harper and Calderon; Rose Garden3:00 pm || Meets with Secretary of State Clinton4:20 pm || Meets with senior advisers All times Eastern […]

The 2012 Obama Golf Season Has Begun!

The 2012 Obama Golf Season Has Begun!

President Obama today went to play golf for the first time in 2012, heading out on a beautiful spring Saturday to the links at Andrews Air Force Base outside of Washington. The outing suggests that Obama has no plans to cut back on golf during a presidential campaign that he is casting as a battle against the privileges of the elite. Mitt Romney, the likely Republican nominee, took a swipe […]

Cardinal Dolan Mistakenly Took Obama Seriously

Cardinal Dolan Mistakenly Took Obama Seriously

The leader of the Catholic church in America clearly feels that, on the issue of forcing Catholic institutions to cover birth control, President Obama either misled him with assurances or reversed himself. Take a look at this interview running today in the Wall Street Journal with a disappointed Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop of New York. Obama, as the author notes, sounds somewhat imperious and dismissive. Mr. Obama knew that […]

Obama Gets a Little Tougher with Iran

Obama Gets a Little Tougher with Iran

President Obama Friday added more steel to his Iran policy, clearing the way for harsher sanctions on Tehran even though it will probably raise oil prices a bit and continue his political hurt at the pump. Let’s be clear, a few pennies more at the tank would not have been as bad as having the Republicans blast him for not guarding the nation’s security. But still, it’s clear Obama is […]

Obama Ocean Drilling Gesture Sounds Fishy

Obama Ocean Drilling Gesture Sounds Fishy

The Obama administration announced today that it is going to allow exploration for oil off the Atlantic Coast, but no drilling until at least 2017. SO NOW, the White House is going to tout the big move – the gutsy move – the president made. But no oil comes up out of the ground for at least five years, until after his – planned – second term is up. The […]