Posts tagged as: Barack Obama

Obama throws Fourth of July barbecue

Obama throws Fourth of July barbecue

President Barack Obama threw a Fourth of July barbecue at the White House for US military families, wishing a happy birthday to both his country and his daughter Malia. As the President said they had earned their place among “the greatest of generations.” Representatives of all five branches of the US military ate hot dogs [...]

Obama calls for a ‘practical, common sense’ immigration system

Obama calls for a ‘practical, common sense’ immigration system

On Thursday, President Barack Obama called for a “practical, common sense” immigration system that will help the US economy and maintain America’s immigrant tradition and he put the pressure on Republicans to get it through Congress. In his first major immigration speech as president, Obama said, “Reform that brings accountability to our immigration system cannot [...]

Obama calls on global community to work on financial reforms

Obama calls on global community to work on financial reforms

Saying that the global economic meltdown shows that the world economies are inextricably linked, US President Barack Obama will be calling on the global community to work together on financial reforms. He will showcase to G-20 leaders the tough proposed reforms in his country that some in the US Congress hope will soon become law. [...]

US drilling ban blocked by judge

US drilling ban blocked by judge

On Tuesday, a federal judge in New Orleans blocked a six-month moratorium on deep-water drilling projects that the Obama administration imposed after the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The White House swiftly vowed to appeal the ruling. The judge, Martin L. C. Feldman of United States District Court, issued in a 22-page [...]

President Barack Obama’s Father’s Day Proclamation

President Barack Obama’s Father’s Day Proclamation

FATHER’S DAY, 2010, BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, A PROCLAMATION From the first moments of life, the bond forged between a father and a child is sacred. Whether patching scraped knees or helping with homework, dads bring joy, instill values, and introduce wonders into the lives of their children. Father’s Day [...]

Obama presses BP on compensation in Oval Office speech

Obama presses BP on compensation in Oval Office speech

On Tuesday night, US President Barack Obama told the nation that he would instruct BP officials “set aside whatever resources are required to compensate the workers and business owners” harmed by the Gulf oil spill, and he named Navy Secretary Ray Mabus to develop a long-range plan to “restore the unique beauty and bounty of [...]

Obama visits Gulf Coast, warns of hard times

Obama visits Gulf Coast, warns of hard times

On Monday, President Barack Obama kicked off a week of high-stakes maneuvering around an oil slick threatening to bog down his first term by returned to the troubled Gulf Coast, warning of hard times to come—but also taking time to tout the region’s continued viability for tourists. After a meeting with Republican governors Haley Barbour [...]

White House Representative Say Obama Violated My Private Parts

A White House Representative allegedly joked saying… “Obama violated my private parts!” Hearing a statement, whether jokingly or not, the words “Obama violated my private parts” will remark a big issue on the most powerful man in the world. What is this statement about? Can we name the Rep who said this? This is a [...]