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Obama Administration Accused Of Violating Asylum Seekers’ Human Rights In Class Action Lawsuit

Clickbank Products Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union filed the federal class action suit Tuesday, accusing the Obama administration of multiple violations of immigration and asylum laws, as well as the fifth amendment of the constitution. Pool / Reuters Civil rights attorneys have filed a class action lawsuit against the Obama administration aimed at ending the detention of thousands of undocumented mothers and children on the southern border who have applied for asylum …

Obama Breaks With Liberal Base On Government Spending Bill

White House gets behind spending measure that rankles his base. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters WASHINGTON — President Obama formally expressed his support Thursday for the bipartisan spending package on Capitol Hill that averts another government shutdown. The president's support puts in him direct opposition to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, who are threatening to not vote for the bill over provisions that would undo a key aspect of Dodd-Frank and …

Obama Says He Spends Most Of His Morning Watching ESPN

“And sometimes when I have a real thick briefing I have to read through, I’ll have the game on with the sound off.” Kevin Lamarque / Reuters President Barack Obama on Friday appeared on ESPN Radio show “The Herd with Colin Cowherd,” where he discussed his views on social media, the political and personal responsibilities of athletes, and the state of Chicago sports. Immediately, Obama found an opportunity to promote healthcare.gov, which he says is now fully …

White House: Pelosi’s Vote Didn’t Fracture Relationship With Obama

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defied the White House’s request and voted against a bill to fund the government Thursday night. View Video › WASHINGTON — A spokesman for the White House defended the relationship between President Barack Obama and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Friday at a press briefing. “I continue to be confident, and I know that the president is confident that the strong working relationship — and the effective, productive working …