Obama Quietly Begins Unilateral Immigration Reform

October 18, 2014

President Obama Friday made a downpayment on the sweeping immigration “reform” he is expected to unilaterally declare once the elections are out of the way, permitting up to around 100,000 prospective Haitian immigrants to bypass immigration law and enter the country. The move, a typical Friday announcement designed to attract minimum notice, eliminated wait times […]

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Obama: My Credit Card Was Declined

October 17, 2014

Well, as they say, the system worked. From remarks today during an event at which Obama signed an executive order beefing up security on federal credit cards: I went to a restaurant up in New York when I was during the U.N. General Assembly, and my credit card was rejected. It turned out I guess I […]

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Luntz: Collapse in Confidence in Government, Media

October 17, 2014

GOP polling guru Frank Luntz says the American people have lost confidence in all government institutions, including those designed to keep us healthy, as well as the media who report what those institutions are doing. Ironically, he finds that confidence in government was at its highest under a president who was trying to get government […]

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Live Stream || White House Briefing – October 17, 2014

October 17, 2014

The briefing has concluded Don’t forget to share

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Obama Appoints Political Operative to be Ebola Czar

October 17, 2014

Can you even believe the headline? President Obama today named veteran Democratic political operative and former White House staffer Ron Klain to take over the federal response to Ebola. Klain was chief of staff for both former Vice President Gore and current Vice President Biden. He served as a Democratic staffer in the Senate. He […]

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One More Transmission From Africa and There Will Be a Travel Ban

October 17, 2014

President Obama is opposed to a travel ban. But his opinion is likely to change. That’s because if one more person comes here from West Africa and infects someone, the demand for a travel ban, already pegged at about two thirds of the population, will be overwhelming. Democrats will join with Republicans calling for a […]

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The Obama Morning News || October 17, 2014

October 17, 2014

Support builds for travel ban . . . “Support is building in Congress for imposing a travel ban on West African countries that are dealing with Ebola, with some Republicans calling for a vote after the midterm elections. The number of lawmakers supporting travel restrictions surged Thursday to more than 70, according to a tally by The […]

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Quote of the Day || October 17, 2014

October 16, 2014

“My protocols. My beautiful protocols! What have these nurses done to my protocols??” – CDC Director Thomas Frieden A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote Don’t forget to share

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Obama Schedule || Friday, October 17, 2014

October 16, 2014

10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 11:50 am || Delivers remarks at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 12:40 pm || Lunch with Biden 4:00 pm || Meets with members of the National Security Council All times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing at 1:00 pm Don’t forget to share

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Obama Indicates he May Appoint an “Ebola Czar”

October 16, 2014

President Obama this evening suggested for the first time he is open to appointing a single person to oversee the federal response to Ebola, bowing to numerous demands from Capitol Hill and elsewhere. While saying the individuals in his administration are doing “an outstanding job” dealing with their responsibilities for the crisis, Obama said that […]

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Leading By Confusion

October 16, 2014

President Obama today vowed to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the Ebola virus, but asserted that the United States would not commit ground troops to the effort and other nations must “take the lead” in the fight. “Oh wait a second, that’s the other thing,” Obama added, realizing he was in fact talking about ISIS. Obama, […]

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Report: Obama to Send National Guard to Liberia

October 16, 2014

Updated 6:14 pm ET President Obama is expected to sign an executive order today that would permit deployment of National Guard troops to Liberia to fight the Ebola plague. According to NBC News: President Barack Obama is expected to issue an executive order Thursday paving the way for the deployment of National Guard forces to […]

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