Tag Archive for President Obama

Are Your Children Socialists Now?

One of our readers Mike O’Gorman has written today on the President’s speech this morning to students across the country on his personal blog [Are Your Children Socialists Now?]. Mike has gathered responses from several schools and districts regarding how they addressed the availability of the Presidents remarks to students. I am pleased to present…

Right-Wingnuts Unhinged Over Obama Talking to Kids

UPDATE: Here’s the prepared text of the speech the president will deliver. Tim Rutten has an excellent OpEd in the LATimes today regarding the hysteria over the president’s planned Back to School address; Calls to boycott Obama’s speech to kids offer a disturbing lesson in paranoia. Rutten writes: While it long ago crossed the borders…

President’s Weekly Address: Recovery Act is Working

WASHINGTON – In this week’s address, President Barack Obama said the newly released GDP numbers are an indication that the Recovery Act is working, but that long–term investments in innovation are needed to ensure our nation’s long-term economic growth. By training the highest skilled workforce in the world, reforming the health care system to free…

House Deals Birther Movement as Blow

The House of Representatives has unanimously passed a resolution declaring Hawaii as the official birthplace of President Barack Obama.  This move is not without precedent; the US Senate had a similar measure a few years ago to make sure John McCain was deemed an American citizen despite being born in Panama. But it puts the…

Wiley Drake the Worst Person in the World

Monday on Countdown Keith Olbermann named Buena Park Pastor, and OC’s resident wacko, Wiley Drake the “Worst Person in the World” for his prayers for the death of President Obama. Visit msnbc.com for Breaking News, World News, and News about the Economy

Senator Barbara Boxer: A Tale of Two Supreme Courts

Received this message from the Senator’s office today. Dear Friend, Yesterday, President Obama announced that he was nominating Judge Sonia Sotomayor to be the next Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, and I’m extremely pleased! Along with Senator Olympia Snowe and tens of thousands of friends in the BarbaraBoxer.com online community, I had asked…