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Quote of the Day || March 16, 2015

“The president believes Congress has a role to play in the Iran negotiations. And that role is to roll over.” – White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote

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Obama Schedule || Tuesday, March 17, 2015

10:30 am || Meets with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny Noon || With Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny attend a St. Patrick’s Day lunch; U.S. Capitol 4:10 pm || Meets with Secretary of Defense Carter 5:10 pm || Hosts a St. Patrick’s Day reception; East Room All times Eastern Live stream of White House briefing at Noon

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Michelle: Next Stop, Japan and Cambodia

Having just flown on the same day as her husband, but separately, to Los Angeles, First Lady Michelle Obama will leave this week on a five day tour of the Far East to promote her “Let Girls Learn” initiative in Japan and Cambodia. I wasn’t aware that there was a crisis in girls education in Japan. And I wasn’t aware that if there is, that it’s

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Obama’s Best Jokes From the Gridiron Dinner

Saturday night was the annual dinner of the Gridiron Club, an exclusive group of journalists who join only by invitation, and only when an existing member dies or becomes a public relations executive. It’s the journalism equivalent of the super-in crowd. Which is not really what journalism is supposed to be like, but no matter. Maybe I’m just sore because I’ll never be invited to

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How Can We Trust Obama on Iran When He Was So Wrong About Syria?

Just a few years ago, President Obama said the time for talking was done, and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must go. The future of Syria must be determined by its people, but President Bashar al-Assad is standing in their way. His calls for dialogue and reform have rung hollow while he is imprisoning, torturing, and slaughtering his own people. We have consistently said that President

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Here’s What You Paid For

Just want to make sure you have seen exactly what you paid for when you flew First Lady Michelle Obama round trip to Los Angeles Thursday – on a separate flight from the one her husband took to Los Angeles. Here it is. You paid for the fun! Michelle couldn’t just appear on Ellen’s show from from a studio in Washington. Because, you see, she

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The Obama Morning News || March 16, 2015

Top Obama official cashes in at company he steered funds to . . . For five years, Dan Poneman was the Energy Department’s No. 2 administrator during a time when the agency steered hundreds of millions of dollars to a struggling nuclear company that has won the backing of both the Obama administration and top Republicans and Democrats in Congress. This month, he’s set to become the company’s

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