Saturday, December 14, 2019

Tag: obama

Moving On Up: 3.3 Million People Signed...

The Obama administration has beaten a monthly health insurance enrollment target for the first time, according to data released Wednesday showing that more than...

Obama Delays Healthcare Mandate For Employers

Trying to limit election-year damage on health care, the Obama administration Monday granted business groups another delay in a much-criticized requirement that larger firms...

Haitian President Martelly and Obama to Meet

Haitian President Michel Martelly will meet his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama at the White House on Thursday, Feb. 6. In addition, the President of...

Can Obama’s ‘MyRA’ Save Your Retirement?

If the president gets his way, employers who do not offer retirement plans may need to begin managing a new program that gives employees...

With State of the Union, Obama Will...

With President Obama poised to give the second State of the Union address of his second term tomorrow night, Washington insiders are predicting that...

Obama Nominates First Black Lesbian to Federal...

President Barack Obama has already nominated more African-American judges and more LGBT judges than any previous president. On Thursday, he announced the nomination of...

Rev. Jeremiah Wright Compares Obama and MLK:...

President Barack Obama’s former pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, is back in the news this week, but this time it’s for  critical comments he...

McCain Places Blame For Iraqi Al-Qaida Resurgence...

Forces allied with al-Qaida are battling to retake two major cities in Iraq's Sunni-dominated Anbar province: Ramadi, the capital of the province, and Fallujah,...

Does Obama’s Handshake With Cuba’s President Indicate...

President Barack Obama and his Cuban counterpart, Raul Castro, shook hands on Tuesday in a gesture so unprecedented that many observers were tempted to...

Photographer Explains Obama Selfie During Mandela Memorial

AFP photographer Roberto Schmidt was responsible for capturing the moment President Obama posed for a selfie with Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt and British...

10 Most Disrespectful Moments For Michelle and...

Not many are bold enough to utter the obvious, but Oprah Winfrey isn’t just anyone. The media mogul who used all her industry clout...

Shonda Rhimes Lands New Role in Obama...

President Barack Obama is appointing the woman behind the television series Scandal, Grey's Anatomy and Private Practice to the Kennedy Center's board of trustees. Shonda Rhimes...

When Music Matters: Mos Def Force Fed...

Mos Def, who now goes by Yasiin Bey, was forced fed like a prisoner in Guantanamo Bay to demonstrate the gruesome process that takes place...

Obama’s Popularity Takes a Hit Amid Ongoing...

President Barack Obama's popularity has been hurt by the recent trio of controversies swirling around his administration, but Americans' optimism about the burgeoning economy...

Obama Pushes Gun-Control Issues Despite Waning Support

With the American public losing its fervor for gun control, President Obama is hard-pressed to find momentum for his proposed gun legislation. His latest...

‘Gangnam Style’ Singer Psy Performs at ‘Christmas...

What could be more fabulous than Michelle Obama, Diana Ross and Korean singer/rapper Psy together for this year’s Christmas in Washington concert this past...

ELECTION 2012 – Obama Recruits Jay-Z to...

On Monday, in Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena, President Obama’s biggest statement to voters had little to do with politics, but the men he chose...

Election 2012: Early Voting Results Favor Obama

Early voting results from the 2012 presidential election favor President Barack Obama over GOP challenger Mitt Romney, according to data collected by the Associated...

ELECTION – African Americans May Be 'Devastated'...

While early voting results fail to give Obama nor Romney the edge in the 2012 election, a nagging question lingers - if Obama loses...

Cher, Kathy Griffin Release Anti-Romney PSA

Cher and Kathy Griffin have joined forces for an Anti-Romney PSA, titled  “Don't Let Mitt Turn Back Time on Women's Rights.” In the PSA,...

Madonna Booed for Barack Obama Endorsement at...

Madonna was booed at her latest concert in New Orleans after asking fans to go vote for Barack Obama but will Obama's new slogan...