President Barack Obama has broken his silence over the Trayvon Martin killing, calling the case a “tragedy” and saying that “every aspect” of Martin’s death must be investigated. “My main message is to the parents of Trayvon Martin: If I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon,” Obama said. “I think they are right to expect that all […]
Via News92FM.Com A controversial new Texas law which requires voters to present personal identification before going to the polls, has been blocked by the Obama administration. On Monday, the Justice Department sent a letter to state officials, stating that the law could be seen as discriminatory against Hispanics and other minorities. <a href=”http://news92fm.com/_homepage/cmitchell/obama-administration-blocks-texas-voter-id-law/”>Read More</a>
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Via News92FM.Com President Barack Obama currently has a schedule packed with visits to various cities that include meet and greet sessions with constituents and opportunities to raise money during fund-raising events and receptions. Earlier this month, Mr. Obama visited North Carolina and during that visit, he toured the Daimler Trucks North America plant. Read more
Via HuffingtonPost.Com The East Room of the White House hosted a Blues Concert, where President Obama was encouraged to participate with the band on Tuesday. The president surprised attendees by singing along to his city’s blues theme song, “Sweet Home Chicago.” Read More
via: cnn.com (CNN) – Fresh off the success of the payroll tax cut extension, President Barack Obama will call on Congress Tuesday to pass more bipartisan measures, a senior administration official told CNN. The official said the White House believes that Republicans have been more willing to make deals since the bruising fight over raising […]
Today, the industry remains with the president, but the disenchantment is increasingly palpable, and even devoted Democrats are approaching his re-election campaign with all the enthusiasm of a studio contractually obligated to finance a dubious sequel.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is expected to seek a new base tax rate for the wealthy to ensure that millionaires pay at least at the same percentage as middle income taxpayers.
Four days after President Obama laid out the American Jobs Act for Congress, he took his message to a public forum attended by over 100 African Americans at the White House and live-streamed over the Internet, imploring them to help get the bill passed.
WASHINGTON — The economy weak and the public seething, President Barack Obama is expected to propose $300 billion in tax cuts and federal spending Thursday night to get Americans working again. Republicans offered Tuesday to compromise with him on jobs – but also assailed his plans in advance of his prime-time speech.