Policy

Obama Statement: Normalizes relations with Cuba – Releases three of ‘Cuban 5’

THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon. Today, the United States of America is changing its relationship with the people of Cuba. In the most significant changes in our policy in more than fifty years, we will end an outdated approach that, for decades, has failed to advance our interests, and instead we will begin to normalize relations between our two countries. Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the […]

Napolitano announces Deferred Action Process for Young People who are Low Enforcement Priorities

Napolitano announces Deferred Action Process for Young People who are Low Enforcement Priorities

SECRETARY NAPOLITANO ANNOUNCES WASHINGTON— Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today announced that effective immediately, certain young people who were brought to the United States as young children,  do not present a risk to national security or public safety, and meet several key criteria will be considered for relief from removal from the country or from entering into removal proceedings. Those who demonstrate that they meet the criteria will be […]

Romney Aid  blames Democrats, not conservatives for Resignation

Romney Aid blames Democrats, not conservatives for Resignation

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Richard Grenell, the 1984 Jenison High School graduate who signed on to and then off from Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign within two weeks, said extreme Democrats led to his short-term role as Romney’s national security and foreign policy spokesman. In an interview with the Desert Sun in Palm Springs, Calif., Grenell acknowledged taking flak from far right conservatives, but said he was not forced out by […]

Obama’s Swiss banks

Obama’s Swiss banks

There is so much silly about Obama’s new attack ad on Mitt Romney above — I’ll post about Obama subsidizing overseas manufacturing later — but the attack on Romney’s Swiss bank account is the dumbest part. And, frankly, Obama isn’t the type of guy I would expect to make a big deal about Swiss banks. Consider that Obama appointed as IRS Chief Counsel William J. Wilkins, a former lobbyist for the […]

Obama’s Policies Have Failed Veterans And Military Families

Obama’s Policies Have Failed Veterans And Military Families

Obama’s Policies Have Failed Veterans And Military Families Vice President Joe Biden Travels To Norfolk Today. “The White House says Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Norfolk to discuss how the Obama administration is addressing rising college costs.” (“Vice President Biden To Discuss College Costs During Trip To Norfolk, Va.,” The Associated Press , 3/29/12) UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FOR POST-9/11 VETERANS REMAINS SIGNIFICANTLY ABOVE THE NATIONAL AVERAGE Obama In 2008: […]