Tag Archives: Barack Obama
Posted on03. May, 2013 by Stevie.
The U.S. economy posted some good news on Friday morning. April’s unemployment rate came in at 7.5 percent — the lowest figure since December 2008 and since President Obama took office. At the same time, the economy added 165,000 new jobs to the rolls, mostly in the private sector. It’s not a gang-busters figure, but [...]
Posted on02. May, 2013 by Stevie.
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Daily Show on Facebook Former Texas Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison appeared on The Daily Show on Monday night to promote her new book “Unflinching Courage: Pioneering Women Who Shaped Texas.” Once she explained a bit of the premise behind her book to [...]
Posted on29. Apr, 2013 by Stevie.
The famed Nerd Prom came to Washington, D.C. this past weekend! Hosted by TV’s Conan O’Brien, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner was a big hit for the crowd of celebrities and political media stars who gathered. Clips of the dinner have been circulating on the news and in social media. As with every year, President [...]
Posted on18. Apr, 2013 by Stevie.
The U.S. Senate, as many of us have long known, is a lawmaking body that can be bought and sold like an expensive pair of shoes. It takes money to play in Washington, please believe. And, many of our lawmakers carry a price tag. The highest bidder on Wednesday was the National Rifle Association (NRA), [...]
Posted on17. Apr, 2013 by Stevie.
The news is completely off the hook this week and more WTF moments keep rolling in. Reports surfaced Wednesday that a letter sent to President Obama at the White House initially tested positive for ricin, a poisonous substance. Another letter addressed to Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Mississippi), and possibly containing the same substance, also made its way to [...]