Sen. Ted Cruz, who engineered the government shutdown, is spouting off over President Obama’s immigration plan by comparing him to Roman despot Catiline (Lucius Sergius Catilina). Really Mr. Green Eggs and Ham, Roman orations? “When, President Obama, do you mean to cease abusing our patience? How long is that madness […]
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President Obama’s immigration plan will shield five million illegal immigrants and shift the focus to undocumented felons, gang members and suspected terrorists. The White House says the president’s plan doesn’t provide a path to presidency. President Obama quoted Leviticus 19:33-34 in his #immigration speech. Obama will reject claims he is offering a […]
#BREAKING: President Obama signs executive order “blocking property of certain persons contributing to the situation in Ukraine” and threatening security. The White House says the U.S. is prepared to consider additional steps and sanctions as necessary depending on how Ukraine situation develops. (@Reuters) This comes as the Crimean parliament overwhelmingly votes to […]
Quote of the Day: President Obama on expanding opportunity in his weekly address: “I’ve got a pen and a phone…a pen to take executive action, and a phone to rally citizens and business leaders who are eager to create new jobs and new opportunities.”
The White House issued a press release detailing two more executive orders in the gun control battle. Of course, the right wing is none too pleased that President Obama is flexing his muscles. As expected, the National Rifle Association freaked out. NRA spokesman Andrew Arulanandam said “prohibiting the re-importation of firearms […]
The Tea Party wingnuts are screaming Martial Law over President Obama’s recent Executive Order, titled “National Defenses Resources Preparedness.” In a nutshell, it’s called preparedness. The reality is that this update of prior Executive Orders signed in 1988 and 1994, which elaborate similar powers in time of war or national emergency. The Order signed […]