I was listening to Up Withe Chris Hayes yesterday morning while doing some things around the house. When Robert Gibbs made the above statement, I actually stopped what I was doing to hear Gibb’s revelation about White House policy on the use of drones (starting at 3:30…) I’ve been opposed to the use of drones since… More Gibbs: I was ordered not to acknowledge drone program existed
So, Newt Gingrich has joined the chorus of other anti-Obama zealots with this latest statement and pushing everyone else out of the way so he can be the chorus leader. Poor Newt, someone forgot to tell him that his “fifteen minutes” have lapsed… The Raw Story Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich says he’s had it… More Gingrich to Obama: ‘Respect our religion,’ not ‘every other religion’
Unfortunately, the POTUS’ hope and change message will not be as effective in 2012 as it was in 2008. The reality for liberals is that President Obama is not a liberal president. Most people in the media and most politicians see him as a moderate. Of course the exception is Fox News Channel which peddles… More Obama Booed at Netroots! Some Liberals Frustrated by Pace of Obama’s Change!
Once again we focus on sorting out the crazies, and undoubtedly, Rep. Allen West is one of the craziest of the crazies… Think Progress Like many Republicans, Rep. Allen West (R-FL) hyperventilated about President Obama’s non-controversial Middle East speech last week, in which Obama called for a two-state solution based on Israel’s 1967 borders, with some land… More Invoking Hitler, Allen West Accuses Obama Of ‘Conscious, Nefarious, And Malicious Intent’ To Destroy Israel
The Week Nearly 10 years after September 11, the terrorist leader has been killed… but at what (human and financial) cost? The successful raid on Osama bin Laden’s Pakistani compound Sunday, and the subsequent killing of the terrorist leader, came nearly 10 years after the 9/11 attacks he engineered. Over those 10 years, the U.S.… More By The Numbers: The hunt for Osama bin Laden
This won’t last, but for today at least, bipartisanship is in effect across the country… Mediaite Amidst all the revelry on Twitter last night, tons of people were voicing their concerns that the death of Osama bin Laden would inevitably be twisted for political gain, that some person would force this huge moment straight into the… More Limbaugh: ‘We Need To Open The Program Today By Congratulating President Obama’
This can’t be good news for the incoming GOP led Congress…LOL! Gallup Obama Job Approval Reaches 50% for First Time Since Spring Barack Obama averaged 50% job approval in the most recent three days of Gallup Daily tracking, the first time his rating has reached that mark since the Memorial Day holiday last year. … More Obama Job Approval Reaches 50% for First Time Since Spring
McClatchy Vice President Joe Biden is a career politician who has spent virtually his entire adult life in Washington politics — seemingly the antithesis of Barack Obama’s hope-and-change message. Yet with a new political order in Washington, the success of Obama’s presidency hinges more and more on the negotiating skills and political instincts of his… More Joe Biden To Take Bigger Role As Obama Faces Stronger GOP
This news will undoubtedly make Fox News and the Tea Party unhappy… The Wall Street Journal President Barack Obama has public opinion and the Democratic grass roots with him as he searches for common ground with Republicans in the wake of his party’s historic defeats in last month’s midterm elections, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News… More Majority of Public Backs Obama’s Bid to Reach Compromise With Republicans.
TPMDC By some measures, it’s been a rough first two years in office for President Obama, as the soaring rhetoric of his campaign speeches has given way to the unglamorous reality of governing. With the messy debate over health care reform and a slowly recovering economy steadily tugging his approval ratings down, it may seem… More Approval By Numbers: How Obama Compares To Past Presidents