“I just want to take a moment to announce that the Mosul attack is now officially a surprise attack. I repeat, the Mosul attack is now officially a suprise. It also is being delayed until June. Thank you.” – Barack Obama A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote
10:30 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 1:30 pm || Meets with Secretary of Defense Carter 2:50 pm || Delivers remarks on expanding efforts to help adolescent girls worldwide attend and stay in school; East Room 4:00 pm || Meets with senior advisors All times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing at 12:15 pm Live stream of Netanyahu address to Congress at 10:30
President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will deliver remarks Tuesday at the White House about “expanding efforts to help adolescent girls worldwide attend and stay in school,” according to the White House. “These efforts will build on the investments we have made and the successes we have achieved in global primary school education by elevating existing programs and public and private sector partnerships,” the
In the private sector, not much. But at the EPA, it seems you can fight pollution while polluting your desktop. CBS – yes CBS!! – did a great report today on how hard it is to fire government workers, even if they spend years surfing the web for pornography. Under President Obama, of course, the federal workforce has grown a full ten percent, by about
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Evoking the ancient fear among Jews of annihilation at the hands of their enemies, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday proclaimed “we have a voice,” saying the Jewish people will never again be passive in the face of threats to their existence. “Those days are over,” Netanyahu said. “No more,” he declared, echoing the vow of “never again” Jews commonly use in reference to the Holocaust. Netanyahu spoke during
Really? Now candidates are being asked to justify their belief in God? Is that where this nation, founded as a God-fearing entity, has gotten to? NBC’s Meet the Press host Chuck Todd wanted to know from Ben Carson how a man of science could also be a man of faith. You’re a famed neurosurgeon, some say the best pediatric neurosurgeon living in the world today.
White House, Netanyahu to make dueling cases . . . President Obama and two of his top national security officials will make their case publicly on Monday for a diplomatic agreement with Iran to prevent that nation from acquiring a nuclear weapon, one day before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel is to address Congress to denounce such a deal. The president has scheduled an interview