Tag Archives: Obama Administration

Susan Sarandon: Denied WH Clearance, Says Phone Tapped

Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Academy Award winning actress and anti-war activist, Susan Sarandon, says she was denied a White House security clearance, is being watched by the government and had her phone tapped. Sarandon, who starred in the cult classic … Continue reading

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243,000+ Jobs in January

Friday, February 3, 2012 The U.S. labor market grew in January at its most robust pace since last spring, a sign the economy’s momentum carried into the new year. This is good news for President Obama’s reelection chances and bad … Continue reading

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Obama Administration, Citing DOMA, Denies Immigration Request of Married Gay Couple

Tuesday, August 9, 2011 The Obama administration, citing the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), has denied the immigration request of a married gay male San Francisco couple and ordered the expulsion of the man who is the primary caregiver to … Continue reading

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The White House Hires ‘Terminator’ to Squash Online Critics

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 Online critics of President Obama take note. In the lead up to the reelection campaign, the White House has hired some cat named Jesse Lee to a new position within the communications department titled Director of Progressive … Continue reading

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Obama Narrative on Osama Changes

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 The White House is walking back key claims about the moment US Navy SEALS reached Osama bin Laden and killed him. From Politico: “The White House backed away Monday evening from key details in its narrative … Continue reading

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White House: Gays Not Welcome at Military Families Event

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 Michele Obama and Jill Biden launched their “Joining Forces” initiative to “support and honor America’s service members and their families” today. The two women, along with President Obama and Vice President Biden, will make remarks at … Continue reading

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Julian Assange Fears Being Killed “Jack Ruby-style” in Prison

Friday, December 24, 2010 Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange fears he will be killed “Jack Ruby-style” in prison. This is one of several stunning revelations in a UK Guardian interview conducted at Ellingham Hall, the Norfolk country mansion where he is … Continue reading

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Obama White House Places Cone of Silence Over DADT Repeal Group

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 The Obama administration placed a cone of silence over today’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”repeal strategy meeting warning the group on the scope and topics allowed in the discussion. The Advocate obtained a copy of an email … Continue reading

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DEVELOPING: White House Holding DADT Repeal Strategy Meeting Today

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 I guess fear of losing the LGBT vote in next week’s midterms and in 2012, is finally sinking in over at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. White House officials tells The Advocate pro-repeal groups are scheduled to meet … Continue reading

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41 Obama White House Aides Owe the IRS $831,000 in Back Taxes

Friday, September 10, 2010 According to the Los Angeles Times, the Obama White House is awash with tax cheats. Confirming the widely held view among us regular folks that Washington DC and its population of opportunistic Federal transients who see … Continue reading

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U.S. to Bailout the Central Bank of Afghanistan

Saturday, September 4, 2010 The New York Times on Saturday reports a deal between the U.S. and Afghanistan to bailout Afghanistan’s largest bank, Kabul Bank, after frantic depositors mobbed the bank for a third day to make withdrawals. Particulars of … Continue reading

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Unemployed Group Blasts Geithner’s Handling of Economy

Wednesday, August 25, 2010 With reports of new jobless claims unexpectedly soaring to 500,000, UCubed, a group representing unemployed and underemployed American workers, criticized Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner for his lackluster handling of the economy. Rick Sloan, the group’s acting … Continue reading

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Iran Goes Nuclear, Literally

Saturday, August 21, 2010 Iran, an Islamic nation led by the anti-Semitic radical, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, who described Israel as a “fake regime” that “must be wiped off the map, opened its first nuclear power plant at a ceremony on … Continue reading

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Unemployment in America: a Portrait of a Nation in Decline

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 This sobering graphic by Latoya Eguwuekwe, charts the shocking rise of unemployment across the U.S. starting in 2007 through July 15, 2010. The U.S. Dept. of Labor estimates 31 million Americans are now without a job. … Continue reading

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White House Bites the Hand that Feeds Them

Wednesday, August 11, 2010 The Obama White House is seething with anger over criticism from liberals who say President Obama is more concerned with deal-making than ideological purity. During an interview with The Hill from his West Wing office, White … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Wants Easier Access to Personal Internet Activity Without Court Order

Thursday, July 29, 2010 The Obama administration continues morphing into a less constitutional version of the Bush administration as it seeks to make it easier for the FBI to compel Internet companies to turn over records of an individual’s activity … Continue reading

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BOMBSHELL: Obama Administration Backed Release of Lockerbie Bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi

Sunday, July 25, 2010 Abdel Baset al-Megrahi returns to Libya and receives a hero’s welcome The Obama administration secretly advised Scottish justice ministers it would be “far preferable” to free the Pan Am 103 Lockerbie bomber than jail him in … Continue reading

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Rahm Emanuel to Quit White House

Monday, June 21, 2010 Washington insiders say White House Chief of Staff, Rahm Emanuel, will quit within six to eight months. Despite having a good working relationship with President Obama, they have reached an understanding that differences over style, frustration … Continue reading

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