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Billie Jean King pulls out, Obama updates Sochi delegation

President Obama Updates Presidential Delegation to the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games President Barack Obama today announced an updated designation of the Presidential Delegation to the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russian Federation. Presidential Delegation to the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games The Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russian Federation will be held […]

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Obama speaks: CVS Caremark to stop selling Cigarettes

I applaud this morning’s news that CVS Caremark has decided to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products in its stores, and begin a national campaign to help millions of Americans quit smoking instead.  As one of the largest retailers and pharmacies in America, CVS Caremark sets a powerful example, and today’s decision will help advance my Administration’s efforts to reduce tobacco-related deaths, cancer, and heart disease, as well as […]

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RNC Launches Black History Month Ad Campaign

WASHINGTON – In recognition of Black History Month, the Republican National Committee today announced a series of paid advertisements placed with black media outlets in urban markets. It is a first of its kind ad buy recognizing the accomplishments of black Republicans making an impact on the American landscape. The buy includes 30-second radio spots to run on Radio One network stations in the Washington, DC; Atlanta, Georgia; Cleveland, Ohio; […]

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Sandra Fluke is Running for Congress – Updated

Update:  The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Sandra Fluke has changed her mind and decided against running for retiring Rep. Henry A. Waxman’s congressional seat, instead planning a bid for the state Senate. Sandra Fluke has made it official: she has filed to run for the congressional seat being vacated by Rep. Henry Waxman (D-CA) after 40 years. The birth control advocate who shook up the 2012 presidential campaign does […]

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President Obama’s Schedule – February 4, 2014

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2014 9:30 AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time 9:45 AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:10 AM THE PRESIDENT visits a Buck Lodge Middle School classroom Buck Lodge Middle School, Adelphi, Maryland 11:30 AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on ConnectED Buck Lodge Middle School, Adelphi, Maryland 12:40 PM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet for lunch […]

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I am the anti-Wendy Davis

Wendy Davis, the Texas democratic candidate for governor is a good liberal. She knows that being a victim is a political gold mine, so she whips up a skid-row story that only sounds like a skid row story to privileged elite liberals. The rest of America is left scratching our heads trying to figure out what her hardship was. She tells that she was poor, single and pregnant at 18, […]

Boehner’s Immigration Blunder

Boehner’s Immigration Blunder

Against the rising gale sweeping towards a Republican surge in the upcoming 2014 Congressional elections, House Speaker Boehner boldly disregards the wide sentiment of the American people against the promulgation of an amnesty bill this year. Speaker Boehner proudly put forth a set of immigration principles, a fig leaf presentation to pave the road to amnesty for illegal immigrants. In Republican country, the reception of Boehner’s amnesty embrace and his […]

SOTU: Obama's Deep Impact

SOTU: Obama's Deep Impact

A number of years ago Hollywood produced a film called Deep Impact. It was about a meteor hurling through space on a collision course with Earth and it featured one of the best actors ever, Morgan Freeman, as President of the United States. In one scene, he addresses the press, telling America and the world of the impending disaster that threatens the planet. Although just a movie, it inadvertently serves […]

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Congressman Trey Radel, (R-FL) to Resign

CNN and others are reporting that 1st term Congressman Trey Radel, (R-FL13), will resign today.  The  freshman Representative from Ft Myers, Florida  recently plead guilty to possession of Cocaine and shortly after went into rehabilitation for addiction. Congressman Trey Radel sent this statement to the media: “I’m profoundly sorry to let down my family, particularly my wife and son, and the people of Southwest Florida. I struggle with the disease […]