Articles Tagged with Barack Obama

Obama Claims Jonathan Gruber Didn’t Work On Obamacare Staff [Video]

Obama with Jonathan Gruber

The Affordable Care Act (or Obamacare) has been in even more hot water than usual lately, after one of the supposed architects of the healthcare bill admitted that lack of transparency helped Obamacare to get passed. “This bill [Obamacare] was written in a tortured way to make sure CBO did not score the mandate as… Read more »

Loretta Lynch’s View On Big Banks Could Be Key To Nomination

Loretta Lynch

Loretta Lynch might have an uphill battle when it comes to her confirmation hearings in front of a newly Republican-controlled Senate. One way in which the Attorney General nominee could ford those dangerous waters would be to make it clear that she plans to aggressively pursue big banks which have attempted to take advantage of… Read more »

Vladimir Putin Spanks Barack Obama — In Russian Propaganda Art!

Russian Propaganda Art Show

It is well-known that the relationship between United States president Barack Obama and Russian president Vladimir Putin isn’t exactly the best. Most of the time, they seem to volley power moves back and forth at each other in representation of their respective countries. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on their political squabble, such as Putin… Read more »

Loretta Lynch Nominated As U.S. Attorney General, Makes History

Loretta Lynch

Loretta Lynch was officially nominated by President Barack Obama on Saturday to become the next U.S. attorney general. For his speech, President Obama was joined by both Loretta Lynch and the outgoing U.S. attorney general, Eric Holder. During the speech, CNN Politics reports that Obama credited the two-time U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of… Read more »

Benjamin Netanyahu Responds After ‘Chickens**t’ Insult By Senior U.S. Official

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This week has been very serious pertaining to United States and Israel diplomacy. From what other news outlets have reported, United States President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have a relationship that is in a “full-blown crisis.” The Inquisitr previously reported that the deterioration of diplomacy is not just from their disagreements,… Read more »

Coach K: Fighting ISIS Is Just Like Coaching Basketball

Duke coach doesn't like Obama's ISIS strategy

Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski spoke at an Association of the United States Army conference last month, where he spoke in front of hundreds of military officers, defense contractors, and Army supporters. In that conference, Coach K compared fighting the war against ISIS to coaching a basketball team, and criticized Barack Obama for being… Read more »

Charlie Crist Concedes FL Election, Loses For Third Time In Four Years

Charlie Crist defeated

Florida gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist called his opponent, incumbent Republican Rick Scott, around midnight to concede defeat in Tuesday’s election. This marks the third time Crist has lost, for three different parties, in the last four years. Crist, a career politician, was defeated by Marco Rubio in the Republican primary in 2010, then was defeated… Read more »

The Relationship Between The U.S. And Israel Now At A Full-Blown Crisis

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The current relationship between the United States and Israel currently has been very complex and, at times, incompatible. With several news outlets reporting that U.S. president Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu express disdain for each other, people are wondering how long relations between both countries can remain civil. The Inquisitr reported on times… Read more »

Ebola Quarantines: Is President Obama Hoping For An Outbreak?

Ebola Quarantines And The Loss Of Presidential Credibility

Ebola quarantines are in effect in four states thus far, according to Mediaite, with New Jersey, New York, Florida, and Illinois, leading the charge. The quarantines have been mandatory for healthcare workers — doctors, nurses, or anyone who has had contact with an Ebola patient — and they’ve already made at least one worker agitated…. Read more »

Ben Carson On Being Surgeon General For Obama: No Thanks [Video]

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Ben Carson, a conservative firebrand and former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon, said even with his extensive medical background, if President Barack Obama came to him and wanted to make him United States Surgeon General Ben Carson, he would decline the offer. Carson, who has admitted to considering a run for president in 2016, made his surgeon… Read more »

[Video] Jon Stewart Slams Obama And Democrats For Hypocrisy

Jon Stewart and Barack Obama

Few would deny that one of the biggest problems in United States politics is the prevalence of money and its powerful influence over Congress and the President. Many Americans suspect that corporate funding of political campaigns and bribery play a major part in elections, sometimes leading to corruption and ulterior motives for passing legislation. Typically,… Read more »