Thursday, December 12, 2019

Tag: obama

5 Recent Secret Service Failures in Protecting...

Sept. 27, 2014 President Barack Obama's security was put at risk when an unidentified man posing as a member of Congress made his way into a secure area...

Michelle Obama Visits Atlanta High School Students,...

ATLANTA — First lady Michelle Obama visited Atlanta high school students Monday and encouraged them to pursue a college education. U.S. Education Secretary Arnie Duncan...

Obama to Reveal Plan for $14B in...

U.S. companies pledged new investment in Africa on Tuesday as part of $14 billion (U.S.) in construction, clean energy, banking and information technology projects...

Obama Applauds Zimbabwe Activist Abbigail Muleya’s Determination

Abbigail Muleya’s journey to America that started with a seven-hour bus ride from Binga, Zimbabwe, to the capital, Harare, became President Barack Obama’s anecdote...

It’s Unbelievable That People Were Cheering For...

A float from a Fourth of July parade in Norfolk, Nebraska,  is drawing controversy for its depiction of the Obama Presidential Library as an...

Support for Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Comes...

President Obama's My Brother's Keeper initiative, which has been attacked in many quarters as ignoring the troubles of Black and brown girls, got a...

African-Americans Playing Key Roles in Debate Over...

On June 2, President Barack Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency ruled that coal-fire power plants must reduce their carbon dioxide emissions by as much as...

Obama Sends Troops Into Iraq to Protect...

President Obama has made significant moves on both the foreign and domestic fronts, sending 275 troops to Iraq to protect the U.S. Embassy and...

Obama Attempts to Ease Load of Student...

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday making it easier for up to 5 million people to pay off college tuition debt and...

Obama Declares June to be National Caribbean-American...

President Barack Obama has proclaimed June as National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, stating that the U.S. is expanding cooperation with its Caribbean partners in promoting social...

Obama Takes Action For Equal Pay and...

Fresh off his victory lap with 7.1 million people enrolling in health care exchanges under the Affordable Care Act, President Obama is picking up...

Obama Brings Tech’s Top CEOs To White...

President Obama will meet with the chief executives of several major tech companies later today. Politico reports that the discussion will revolve around privacy...

Obama Welcomes ‘Women of Soul’ Patti LaBelle,...

He bobbled the spelling, but President Barack Obama had nothing but R-E-S-P-E-C-T for the "women of soul" who shook and rattled the rafters of...

On The Rise: Obama’s Budget Predicts Largest...

The U.S. economy will grow this year at its fastest pace since 2005, helping reduce the annual average unemployment rate for a fourth straight...

Obama Takes to the Road to Push...

Viewing the minimum wage as an issue that Democrats can use to hurt Republicans in the midterm elections, President Obama is traveling the country...

Obama to Annouce $400M in Software Donations...

President Barack Obama is set to announce on Friday that private companies have donated more than $400 million worth of software and software licenses...

Uganda At Risk Of Losing US Aid...

U.S. President Barack Obama warned Uganda on Sunday that its plans to further criminalize homosexuality would further "complicate our valued relationship." Obama said new legislation...