Liberal Wake-up call: Obama Slams Republicans

Obama Makes a Terrifying Point About GOP Candidates |BadGOP | Even after GOP candidates blatantly fail to demonstrate leadership, the GOP voters demonstrate a nightmarish lack of consequences … >by: Toni Matthews |11/03/2015 |RePost: 11/14/2015 2:50:13 AM | Originally published at reverbpress.com The low expectations of Republican voters towards their own candidates coupled with their ultra-demands and suspicion of President Barack Obama should serve as a wake-up call to liberal […]

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Senate passes budget bill and sends it to Obama

Senate passes budget bill and sends it to Obama – The Boston Globe >by: David M. Herszenhorn |New York Times  October 31, 2015|RePost: 11/02/2015 2:18:26 PM| WASHINGTON — The Senate approved a crucial bipartisan budget agreement early Friday that would avert a government default and end nearly five years of pitched battles between congressional Republicans and the Obama administration over fiscal policy. The measure, which was approved 64-35, now goes […]

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Fast-track controversial trade bill – Congress strikes a deal

Before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on the trade pact Thursday: Senator Robert Menendez, seated at table, and standing from left, Senators Benjamin L. Cardin of Maryland and Ron Wyden of Oregon; Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew; and Michael Froman, the United States trade representative.

Congress strikes deal to fast-track controversial trade bill | MSNBC >by: Associated Press |04/16/15 04:17 PM—Updated 04/16/15 09:14 PM | Noteworthy Re-Post: 04/19/2015 3:03:19 AM | WASHINGTON (AP) – Top congressional lawmakers struck a long-sought, bipartisan agreement Thursday for the broadest trade policy pact in years, allowing President Barack Obama to negotiate trade accords for Congress’ review and move forward with talks on a sweeping partnership with Pacific nations. Obama […]

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Obama Chess Master – Huge Right Wing analysis fail

Obama: Putin is no chess master

Obama chess master – Huge Right Wing analysis fail (VIDEO)  >by Egberto Willies |12/24/2014 | RePost: 12/28/2014 7:03:15 AM| President Obama’s policy successes are bound to give the Right Wing heartburn especially given all the recent good news. The President has been touting his economic and other policy successes recently. Last quarter’s GDP came in much above expectations, the highest in over a decade. Does anyone remember the hyperventilation on […]

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The ‘Obama refuses to lead’ crowd falls silent

President Barack Obama speaks at an event on Oct. 2, 2014 in Evanston, Ill.

The ‘Obama refuses to lead’ crowd falls silent | MSNBC >by Steve Benen |12/17/14 04:56 PM | RePost: 12/20/2014 9:27:20 AM| Kevin Drum pauses today to take stock of the recent actions from President Lame Duck. So how have things been going for our bored, exhausted, and disengaged president? He’s been acting pretty enthusiastic, energized, and absorbed with his job, I’d say. It’s funny, in a way, to think about […]

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Spotlight: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats

Rachel Maddow MSNBC

Maddow: GOP’s lawsuit against Obama will be a goldmine for the Democrats >by David Ferguson | Thursday, July 24, 2014 23:51 EDT | Re-Post 07/26/2014| On Thursday night, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow showed how a group of Democrats in the U.S. House on Thursday mocked Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH)’s lawsuit against President Barack Obama over the Affordable Care Act by adding a series of amendments to the House […]

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Spotlight: US urges release of American jailed in Cuba

US urges release of American jailed in Cuba Havana (AFP) Friday, January 10, 2014 4:48:31 PM |   The United States renewed its demand Friday that Cuba release American subcontractor Alan Gross, who is serving a 15-year prison sentence there. Paul J. Richards/AFP/FileSupporters rally on behalf of imprisioned US citizen Alan Gross in Lafayette Park on December 3, 2013, across the street from the White House, in Washington, DC  “The […]

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Independent View: Divisive Election Year Ahead in U.S. Politics

Divisive Election Year Ahead in U.S. Politics >by Jim Malone | December 24, 2013| Voice of America | 2013 was a contentious year in U.S. politics, and public approval ratings for President Barack Obama as well as Democrats and Republicans in Congress were all down at year’s end.  Political analysts say the prospects for 2014 are not much better, especially since both major political parties will be positioning themselves for midterm […]

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Independent View: Divisive Election Year Ahead in U.S. Politics

Divisive Election Year Ahead in U.S. Politics >by Jim Malone | December 24, 2013| Voice of America | 2013 was a contentious year in U.S. politics, and public approval ratings for President Barack Obama as well as Democrats and Republicans in Congress were all down at year’s end.  Political analysts say the prospects for 2014 are not much better, especially since both major political parties will be positioning themselves for midterm […]

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Spotlight Rant: Obama can NOT force the GOP to be reasonable. He’s the President, not the Asshole Whisperer

Obama can NOT force the GOP to be reasonable. He’s the President, not the Asshole Whisperer [Agreed!] >by MinistryOfTruthFollow | Thu May 02, 2013 at 12:05 PM PDT |Daily Kos| President Obama can not force the GOP to stop destroying their own party and along with it America’s economy. He can’t force them to stop clinging to bad ideas that are proven to fail. Good luck reasoning with this guy […]

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