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Herman Cain Suspends His Campaign

Herman Cain Suspends His Campaign

After much soul searching, Herman Cain announced that he would suspend his campaign as President of the United States.  Cain, until allegations emerged was for some time the front runner of the GOP Presidential candidates.  His 9-9-9 plan had resonated with voters.   The announcement was made at his campaign headquarters in Georgia on a day that was to be the official unveiling. With his wife Gloria by his side, walking [...]

OBAMA OFF TO HAWAII FOR 17-DAY VACAY

OBAMA OFF TO HAWAII FOR 17-DAY VACAY

THE WHITE HOUSE TRAVEL OFFICE Trip of the President to Honolulu, Hawaii December 17th, 2011 to January 2nd, 2012 Trip Overview On Saturday, December 17th, 2011, the President will travel to Honolulu, Hawaii. He will return to Washington, DC on Monday, January 2nd, 2012. … …no public events are scheduled during the trip. … via DRUDGE: OBAMA OFF TO HAWAII FOR 17-DAY VACAY. Conservative Byte. According to the Daily Mail, [...]

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule December 1, 2011

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule December 1, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2011 In the morning, the President will deliver remarks at a World AIDS Day event hosted by the ONE Campaign and (RED) at George Washington University. The President’s remarks are open to pre-credentialed media. Later in the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the evening, the First Family [...]

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule Tuesday November 29, 2011

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule Tuesday November 29, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011 In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the afternoon, the President will host Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands for a meeting in the Oval Office.  The United States and the Netherlands have a close economic relationship that supports jobs in both countries.  The Netherlands [...]

President Barack Obama Thanksgiving Proclamation – November 24, 2011

President Barack Obama Thanksgiving Proclamation – November 24, 2011

Presidential Proclamation — Thanksgiving Day, 2011 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION One of our Nation’s oldest and most cherished traditions, Thanksgiving Day brings us closer to our loved ones and invites us to reflect on the blessings that enrich our lives.  The observance recalls the celebration of an autumn harvest centuries ago, when the Wampanoag tribe joined the Pilgrims at Plymouth Colony to share [...]

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

From all of us at Iron Mill Interactive Media and Politisite.  We wish you a blessed and reflective thanksgiving. Here is the First Proclamation of Thanksgiving by President Abraham Lincoln October 3rd, 1863 By the President of the United States of America. A Proclamation. The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so [...]

CNN Debate #CNNDebate Transcript  Part 1

CNN Debate #CNNDebate Transcript Part 1

FIRST 30 MIN: Part 1 Transcript THIS IS A RUSH FDCH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED   WOLF BLITZER, DEBATE MODERATOR AND CNN LEAD POLITICAL ANCHOR:  Live from Washington , DC , for the Republican National Security Debate.   (UNKNOWN):  It’s a president’s most important and daunting responsibility, to protect and defend the United States of America .  Millions of lives [...]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule for Monday, November 7, 2011

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule for Monday, November 7, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2011 In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. The President will then meet with senior advisors.  These meetings are closed press.  In the afternoon, the President will meet with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen. There will be a stills only photo spray at the top of the meeting.  Later, the President will [...]

White House Briefing Fact Check: Top 5 Phrases Not Found in the Bible

White House Briefing Fact Check: Top 5 Phrases Not Found in the Bible

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney had to fact check himself today -” Well, I believe the phrase from the Bible is, “The Lord helps those who help themselves.”  * This common phrase does not appear in the Bible. We would like to help the White  House out a bit, so that such a Biblical Gaff will not come again… too soon.  You know “Feed a Man a fish, feed [...]

President Obama, White House, Press Briefing Schedule for Wednesday, October 12, 2011

President Obama, White House, Press Briefing Schedule for Wednesday, October 12, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2011   In the morning, the President will deliver remarks at an American Latino Heritage Forum being hosted by the White House and the U.S. Department of the Interior to celebrate the past and ongoing contributions of American Latinos who have helped shape America’s rich and diverse history. This event at the Department of the Interior is open to pre-credentialed media. [...]

President Obama and White House Public Schedule for weekend Through September 18, 2011

President Obama and White House Public Schedule for weekend Through September 18, 2011

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, AND SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2011   The President has no public events scheduled this weekend.   Saturday, September 17, 2011   EDT   11:00AM        Pool Call Time     Sunday, September 18, 2011   EDT   11:00AM        Pool Call Time     Guidance for the Week of September 19, 2011   On Monday, the President will make remarks on his vision [...]

Bachmann Releases New Web Video: "No to Obamacare and Perrycare"

Bachmann Releases New Web Video: "No to Obamacare and Perrycare"

Bachmann Releases New Web Video: “No to Obamacare and Perrycare” Bachmann: “I oppose any governor or president who mandates a family’s healthcare choices”Los Angeles, Calif. – Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann released a new web video today titled “No to Obamacare and Perrycare” in which she takes a stand against the abuse of executive power and crony capitalism. The video highlights her specific opposition to individual mandates in Obamacare and [...]

Did PBS alter the transcript of Obama's Speech to hide gaffe about Lincoln and the Republican Party?

Did PBS alter the transcript of Obama's Speech to hide gaffe about Lincoln and the Republican Party?

Barack Obama has gone to Congress asking for more money to spend. The President, in a rambling and tedious exercise mixing blame with demands, made quite a few dubious statements in laying out the case for Congress to vote for the plan which as yet does not exist. Much like Obamacare, Congress must ultimately vote for the bill to know what is in it. At one point Mr. Obama made [...]

Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Speech to a Joint Session of Congress

Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Speech to a Joint Session of Congress

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary  Statement by the Press Secretary on the President’s Speech to a Joint Session of Congress “Today, the President asked to address the Congress about the need for urgent action on the economic situation facing the American people as soon as Congress returned from recess.  Both Houses will be back in session after their August recess on Wednesday, September 7th, so that was the [...]

President Obama Weekend Schedule for August 13, 14,  2011 and Schedule for Week of August 15, 2011

President Obama Weekend Schedule for August 13, 14, 2011 and Schedule for Week of August 15, 2011

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2011 AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2011   On Saturday and Sunday, the President has no public events scheduled. Schedule for Week of August 15, 2011On Monday, the President will travel to Minnesota to begin his three-day bus tour in the Midwest. While in the Midwest, the President will discuss ways to grow the economy, [...]