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The Obama Morning News || September 4, 2014

Holder to probe Ferguson police . . . Washington Post
The investigation will be conducted by the DOJ civil rights division and follow a process similar to that used to investigate complaints of profiling and the use of excessive force in other police departments.

Illegal children tax school resources . . . Washington Times
Border surge kids stretch budgets, need help with English, remedial education.

Obama hides steady flow of illegals . . . Daily Caller
The unprecedented multi-year inflow of 150,000 poor Central American migrants into the United States dropped by only one-quarter in August. That’s contrary to the spin from the officials.

WH worries about U.S. ISIS members . . . Examiner
“We are aware of over 100 U.S. citizens who have U.S. passports who are fighting in the Middle East with [ISIS] forces. There may be more, we don’t know,” said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel

Speak loudly and carry a tiny stick . . . Breitbart
Here are five times nothing has happened in the aftermath of Obama’s tough talk.

Democrats chide Obama on ISIS . . . Politico
Incumbent Democratic senators up for reelection this fall became the White House’s latest headache on Wednesday, criticizing President Obama’s approach to confronting ISIS.

Obama, Cameron to push for ISIS coalition . . . Fox News
Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron will use this week’s NATO summit to press for a multi-national coalition to carry out military action against the Islamic State militant group, formerly known as ISIS.

WH wants allies to spend on defense . . . National Journal
Obama hopes the Russia crisis will reverse past refusals.

ISIS gaining in Pakistan, Afghanistan . . . Free Beacon
Al Qaeda and ISIS have significantly stepped up their recruiting efforts in Pakistan and other South East Asian countries, highlighting the competition between the two terror groups to enlist radicalized fighters.

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8 Responses to The Obama Morning News || September 4, 2014

  1. Re “border kids” – they’re not. They’re illegal invading immigrants. I resent the inference they’re just some benign species.
    And they are here probably to put the pressure on every district, state, city that is not solidly pro-obama.

  2. Got an idea for Eric Holder. You guys seem adept at giving up key captives for useless runaway soldiers. Why not use that skill to bring home Sgt Tahmooreesi from Mexico?

    We give them 100,000 illegals that crossed the Texas border in the last year, they give us the Sarge.

    Seems fair to me, no?

    H

    • correction: The Sgt is not useless, just captive. By all records, the Sgt served his country with pride and honor and should be treated as such.

      H

  3. The only reason the invasion of ‘the children’ (and God knows who else) dropped 25% in August is b/c of the HEAT! The border is still wide open despite ISIS and the hundreds of American passports/visas. It’s a good deal for ISIS – they can recruit MS13 gangbangers while en route to the US. What a wonderful world! /s/

  4. Why do PRESIDENTS have to visit schools on foreign, official trips like the NATO summit? That used to be reserved for First Ladies, right? Did Ike, JKF, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Regan, the first Bush do this? Which president started this practice? Anyone know?