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WashPost Editor Cites Obama “Credibility Gap”

The editorial page editor of the Washington Post suggested in a piece that ran Sunday that President Obama’s assurances on the emerging Iran nuclear weapons deal cannot be trusted. THE WASHINGTON POST. Not the exactly a cauldron of Obama aversion and conservative thinking. Okay, the author, Fred Hiatt, does not exactly say Obama can’t be trusted. He hedges aContinue Reading

The Obama Morning News || February 23, 2015

DWS planned to accuse Obama of anti-Semitism . . . When Debbie Wasserman Schultz sensed Obama was considering replacing her as chair in 2013, she began to line up supporters to suggest the move was both anti-woman and anti-Semitic.” Wasserman Schultz is reportedly very much at odds with White House staffers, and rarely even speaks with President BarackContinue Reading

Obama Schedule || Monday, February 23, 2015

10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:10 am || Delivers remarks to the National Governors Association; State Dining Room 12:30 pm || Lunch with Biden 2:05 pm || Delivers remarks to the AARP; Washington 5:15 pm || Participates in an ambassador credentialing ceremony All times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing atContinue Reading

Michelle Leads the Government Into Your Kitchen

The government is increasingly in your business. And the more it’s in your business, the more it feels comfortable there and thinks it should be further into your business. Regulation of our lives is not a thing. It’s a process. Driven by entrenched bureaucracies and changing attitudes, it grows inexorably. We get used to theContinue Reading

Video || Henry Reminds Earnest that Obama Called Bush “Unpatriotic”

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Friday he felt “sorry” for Rudy Giuliani, who called President Obama “unpatriotic.” That is, Giuliani is merely pathetic, in the White House view. I can tell you that it’s sad to see when somebody who has attained a certain level of public stature and even admiration tarnishes thatContinue Reading

Why Netanyahu is Coming to Speak

Prime Mininster Netanyahu’s trip to address Congress early next month, and his open defiance of President Obama, is not the result of some kind of personality conflict between the two leaders, as the sensitive, egoistic Obama probably suspects. It is, rather, a last-ditch effort by Netanyahu to try to save his country. And ours. NetanyahuContinue Reading