Articles Tagged ‘President Barack Obama’

President Barack Obama meets with a local resident at the Brigantine Beach Community Center in Brigantine, NJ., Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. Obama traveled to Atlantic Coast to see first-hand the relief efforts after Superstorm Sandy damage the Atlantic Coast. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Obama to Tour Sandy-Ravaged Long Island, NYC

President Barack Obama’s tour of New York two weeks after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the area will include a helicopter tour over Long Island, Sen. Chuck…

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Off The Reservation: Big, Bad Things

We do big things. In his second State of the Union address, President Barack Obama uttered this refrain as a way to galvanize his base…


Top 10 Political Stories of 2010: Year In Review

10. This Amazing Race Was Almost Over Before it Began—Gov. David Paterson launched his gubernatorial campaign on Feb. 20 at Hofstra, slamming “pundits and politicians”…


Off The Reservation: Oil

The last time I checked, we were still in the throes of a recession. A big one. Not technically, mind you. Technically we are in…

Obama Replaces McChrystal, Enlists Petraeus

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday he has accepted the resignation of General Stanley McChrystal as his top U.S. commander in Afghanistan in the wake of comments made in a soon-to-be-published Rolling Stone Magazine article and will replace him with General David Petraeus, commander of the United States Central Command.

Ariz. Immigration Law Spurs Backlash

Right off the heels of our own coverage of the death of illegal immigrant Josseline  Hernández in Arizona and the murder as a hate crim verdict in…