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President’s Memorial Day Weekend Address: Sacrifice

On this Memorial Day weekend, President Obama calls on the American people to join him in paying tribute to America’s veterans, servicemen and women – particularly those who have made the ultimate sacrifice – and their families. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8VikooiwQ7Q&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

Obama Weekly Address: Passover & Easter

From the White House Blog: This week the President discusses the multitude of problems and opportunities before the world through the prism of Passover and Easter: “These are two very different holidays with their own very different traditions. But it seems fitting that we mark them both during the same week. For in a larger…

Won’t Be Neoconned Again

(Proudly cross-posted at Clintonistas for Obama) I noticed something today. I noticed that something very interesting happened on this day seven years ago. Think Progress reminded me about it. Today marks seven years since the day President Bush received a President’s Daily Brief entitled “Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S.” (See the memo here.)…