Tag archive for ‘President Barack Obama’
By Annie Waldman On Thursday, June 14th, 2012

Global Approval of President Obama Falls, Especially on International Policies

President Barack Obama’s global approval rating has slipped since he took office, while confidence in him and attitudes towards the U.S. slipped modestly, according to the PEW Research Center. Europeans and Japanese More...

Men and Women Equal
By Lynn Herman On Monday, June 4th, 2012

Show Your Support for Equal Pay for Women

President Barack Obama dropped in on a conference call Monday to push for the Senate to pass legislation that aims to assist women to earn the same pay as men. Hey, guys, thanks for joining the call.  As Valerie More...

By Lynn Herman On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

Starbucks Names Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates as New Board Member

Starbucks Corp. announced Wednesday that former US Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has been named to its 11-member board reported the Wall Street Journal. Gates served as defense secretary from 2006 until June More...

2012 Election
By Annie Waldman On Monday, April 30th, 2012

Gingrich Expected to Drop Out of Presidential Race on Wednesday

Newt Gingrich had been expected to drop out of the Republican presidential race on Tuesday, however he will officially pull out of the race on Wednesday, sources reveal, reports the Daily Mail. President Barack More...

By Lynn Herman On Monday, April 23rd, 2012

President Obama and Dr. Biden to Honor 2012 Teachers of the Year

On Tuesday, President Barack Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will honor the 2012 National Teacher of the Year and finalists, thanking them for their hard work and dedication for every day that they spend in the classroom. On More...

By Lynn Herman On Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

President Obama Discusses Jobs at His State of the Union Address

President Obama presented what could be his final State of The Union Address Tuesday. He opened his address by welcoming home the last troops to serve Iraq, mentioning that for the first time in nine years, there More...

Obama 2012
By Annie Waldman On Sunday, November 20th, 2011

SEIU Endorses Barack Obama

The Service Employees International Union (SEIU), comprised of 2.1 million members, united to endorse Barack Obama for re-election Wednesday. “President Obama is the only candidate for president who shares our More...

Democrat vs. Republican
By Lynn Herman On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Congressional Gridlock: The Cost of Inaction on the American Jobs Act

Following the Senate’s failure to achieve closure on President Obama’s American Jobs Act, Congressional Democrats have turned to plan B and are strategizing to push forward with piecemeal job creation policy More...

By Annie Waldman On Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Senate Vote Stalls American Jobs Act

The Democrat-pushed bill failed Tuesday night to get the 60 votes needed in the Senate to proceed. A total of 50 members of the chamber supported the measure, while 49 members cast ballots against it. Shortly after More...

By Annie Waldman On Monday, September 26th, 2011

Obama Pitches American Jobs Act at LinkedIn

From: Whitehouse.gov The President discussed and promoted his jobs package at an online presidential town hall meeting hosted by social networking site LinkedIn Monday. Obama appeared via a live video stream on More...

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