Tag: Barack Obama

Web log for 2016-01-12

Here’s what’s at top of mind this Tuesday morning. President Barack Obama tonight will give his final State of the Union address, followed by a Republican response from South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley. Obama’s track record as president has been

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Postcards from the middle of it

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann created a stir last week when his office published a postcard-styled message that “welcomed” President Barack Obama to Chattanooga with arms folded rather than outstretched. The fact that a draft version containing some unfortunate misspellings was

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Graves of liberty

U.S. Rep. Tom Graves of Georgia’s new 14th Congressional District did not vote for the annual National Defense Authorization Act for which President Barack Obama today signaled support after earlier threatening a veto. The bill had contained a controversial provision

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Fleischmann thanks Obama for free trade agreement

U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann says that he looks forward to supporting trade agreements with Panama, Colombia, and South Korea that President Barack Obama submitted to Congress on Tuesday. “When I released my jobs plan last week, I called on the

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Black talk

Freshman U.S. Rep. Diane Black (R-Gallatin), who was elected in 2010 to Tennessee’s Sixth District, on Saturday delivered the official Republican response to President Barack Obama’s weekly address. Audio: Diane Black 05-Mar-2011 Video: Weekly Republican Address 3/5/11: Rep. Diane Black

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