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Amanda Renteria Top Contender To Become Hillary Clinton’s National Political Director

… Doyle was the highest-ranking Hispanic, serving as campaign manager, before being fired in a February 2008 shakeup. The Mexican-American Renteria's parents were farm workers and she was described as a “rural Latina” to BuzzFeed News. She's said to be a darling of top Latino donors, who made their presence felt during Obama's reelection campaign to the tune of $ 32 million from the Henry Muñoz, Eva Longoria-led Futuro Fund, which led to the creation of the Latino …

House Republicans Still Hate The Senate

… the Senate. And conservatives in the House are now grappling with the reality that their dreams of Republican kumbaya may still be far away. After multiple failed attempts to pass a House bill that would both fund DHS and target President Obama's recent immigration executive actions, McConnell struck a deal with Reid to split the bill, allowing for a vote on a “clean” DHS bill. It's unclear how the House will respond but funding for DHS runs out Saturday morning at 12:01. …

Israel’s Top Security Officials Are Against Netanyahu Speaking To Congress

… “just a personal spat” or a clash of personalities between Netanyahu and Obama, they would be less concerned. What they see unfolding, however, is a critical difference of opinion over Iran, with Netanyahu insisting that the deal being negotiated between Iran and the P5+1 will allow Iran to retain the capability to build a nuclear weapon, while Obama sees a deal that could pave the way to reshape the relationship between Iran and Western nations, forever altering the Middle …

General Clark on U.S. foreign policy.. / Use 720p.

… for our country is Barack Obama. I’ve heard some people claim that Barack Obama’s has less foreign policy experience than his opponents. I strongly disagree with this sentiment. In my opinion, Barack Obama is the only candidate with the experience that counts when it’s needed the most: in times of disagreements, conflicts and misunderstandings. So what are the characteristics and qualities that Barack Obama has to lead us in foreign affairs? First of all, he has a willingness …

Obama Administration Shying Away From Full Ban On Combat Gear For Local Cops

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); Public statements from top officials indicate the White House will keep sending military hardware designed for the battlefield to local police forces after Ferguson. Gary Cameron / Reuters WASHINGTON — In the end, the Obama administration believes cops need their armored personnel carriers. …

LGBT Members Of Congress Object To Free-Trade Deal With Countries Criminalizing LGBT People

… Reuters Five out LGBT members of Congress objected to the inclusion of two countries with anti-LGBT laws in a free trade deal that the Obama administration is currently negotiating and seeking to fast-track it for adoption. In a letter sent to the president on Wednesday, the members asked why Malaysia and Brunei are part of a trade deal called the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), which also includes several other nations in Asia and Latin America. The Obama administration has been seeking …

Obama chooses Clancy to be Secret Service director

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has chosen Joseph Clancy as the new head of the U.S. Secret Service, the White House said on Wednesday, after a series of high profile security lapses led to a shake-up in the troubled agency's leadership. GMA News Online / News / World …

Uncommon Common Sense – 5 Things That Should Not Determine Your Vote For the US Elections

… and whether we admit it or not, what we’ve seen (whether true or not) has affected who we’ll be voting on Nov 4. However, before you head out and vote, here are 5 things that shouldn’t determine your vote for the 2008 US Elections. 1. Age – Facts: McCain is 72. Obama is 47 yrs old. A 25 yr age difference. On the former’s corner, it boasts of a lifetime of experience – as well as points for being a POW, while the latter the exuberance, idealism and the passion …

GOP Congressman: President Obama And Iranian Regime Are “Unusually The Same” In Their Lawlessness

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); “Something is unusually the same with this President and the regime in Iran: the lack of rule of law.” Arizona Republican Rep. Paul Gosar says the Iranian government and President Obama are “unusually the same” in their lawlessness. “Something is unusually the same with …

Jeb Bush Makes Vague First Foray Into Foreign Policy

… likely it is that we'll develop appropriate strategy to garner the support of the Muslim world, to like I said, tighten the noose and take them out.” He didn't seem totally firm on aspects of Russia policy, at one point praising Obama for a “forward lean” in the Baltics, then saying he wasn't sure if it had been implemented but was “assuming that it has been implemented.” Bush criticized the Obama administration for not yet providing defensive weapons …

Synopsis | Barack Obama & Us Foreign Policy: Road Map For Change Or Disaster?

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); BOOK REVIEW OF YOUR FAVORITE BOOK =— Where to buy this book? ISBN: 9781449005825 Book Review of Barack Obama & Us Foreign Policy: Road Map for Change o… Video Rating: 0 / 5 In Iraq the problems is not security but lack of democracy. And democracy is not about elections but about …

Immigration Reform, Egypt, Revisiting Abortion Laws, and Political Sex Scandals

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); The Obama administration’s attempt to navigate a diplomatic tightrope in Egypt, efforts to pass comprehensive immigration reform in the House, growing restri… Video Rating: 4 / 5 vxcb.com ( http://www.vxcb.com ) With Records Registry You can Uncover the Truth about whomever you …

Top Latino Donors Warn Clinton: Do Better With Latinos Than Dems Did In Florida, Colorado

… million for President Obama in 2012. Ricardo Pérez A network of top Latino Democratic donors is warning early that Hillary Clinton must correct one of the big mistakes Democrats made in 2014: taking Latino voter turnout for granted. Unlike the highly competitive Republican landscape, Clinton is expected to be the Democratic nominee — the question for Democratic donors then is less whether they'll support her, and instead, with how much money and what their priorities are. And when it …

Right Wing Media Can’t Decide If Obama Is Distracting Voters From The Economy Or National Security

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); Conservative media figures can’t seem to make up their minds on what policy issues President Obama is using as a distraction. Video Rating: 5 / 5 …

Fox News tried to embarrass their town, but these kids kicked their butt so hard.

… viewer’s opinion, the manipulative graphics, the crazy sound effects. The teen journalists discover a general lack of objectivity. The reporter even asks an interview subject whether she’d like to apologize for electing Obama. None of the sources are identified. The interviewer, Jesse Watters, describes one as “a drifter.” But since we don’t know who he means, there’s no way to find out whether that’s true (or, as one of the students points out, …

The 2001 Law Authorizing Many U.S. Military Strikes Isn’t Going Away Soon

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); The White House didn’t ask for the 2001 law to be ended. And there’s little support among Republicans to do so. U.S. Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) Jonathan Ernst / Reuters WASHINGTON — The 2001 law that the Obama administration is already using to justify military operations against in …

Rep. Peter King: Obama Finally Fulfilling Liberal Fantasy Of Getting Back At Israel

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); “One of his many liberal fantasies he fulfilling in his last two years,” says King. w.soundcloud.com Republican Rep. Peter King of New York says that President Obama is using the remaining to years of his presidency to fulfill liberal fantasies, including …

Merkel Wary Of U.S. Plans To Arm Ukraine, As “Last Chance” Peace Deal Is Discussed

… conference, said there were “good grounds for optimism” on the Franco-German plan. However, Chancellor Merkel was also critical of proposals being discussed in the U.S. to send arms to the Ukrainian government to help them combat the pro-Russian separatists who have taken over swaths of the country's East. Both Republican and Democrat Senators have urged President Obama to “move quickly” to increase military assistance to Kiev. “I understand the debate but I …

Obama Welcomes Supreme Court Move To End “Patchwork” Marriage Laws

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); Photograph by Jon Premosch for BuzzFeed News WASHINGTON — President Obama Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court's signals that marriage equality is on the verge of becoming the law of the land, adding that he expected local Alabama officials resisting the shift to be swept aside by federal …

Liberal Organizing Group Implodes In One Tumultuous Afternoon

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); Eight senior staffers at the New Organizing Institute resigned after calling for the firing of President Obama’s 2012 data director. They took much of the rest of the staff with them. New Organizing Institute (NOI) Executive Director Ethan Roeder (left) NGP VAN / Via youtube.com WASHINGTON — …

Taliban 1 Obama 0 – USA runs away from Afghanistan

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Here’s The White House Proposal Authorizing War Against ISIS

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); The Obama administration sent Congress their draft AUMF Wednesday morning. U.S. President Barack Obama walks towards Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House Larry Downing / Reuters WASHINGTON — The Obama administration sent lawmakers their draft authorization for the use of military …

Bible Prophecy ISIS, Islamic State in Iraq and Syria: Significance in End Time Prophecy

… after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft over northern Iraq after conducting air strikes in Syria Sept. 23, 2014. These aircraft were part of a large coalition strike package that was the first to strike Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) targets in Syria. President Barack Obama authorized humanitarian aid deliveries to Iraq as well as targeted airstrikes to protect U.S. personnel from extremists known as ISIL. U.S. Central Command directed the operations. …

Texas Congressman: I Don’t Know If President Obama Has “Got America’s Back”

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); “Very few that I talked to Craig trust this guy, our commander-in-chief, to prosecute a war in an appropriate fashion.” Via Facebook: TXRandy14 Republican Rep. Randy Weber of Texas said Monday he doesn't know if President Obama has “got America's back.” Weber …

Democrats, Republicans Will Try To End Mandatory-Minimum Sentences

… : ‘wordpress’, ‘calltype’ : ‘async[2]’ }; var placement_id = window.CHITIKA.units.length; window.CHITIKA.units.push(unit); var x = “”; document.write(x); }()); The Smarter Sentencing Act is being reintroduced by a bipartisan coalition of conservative and liberal senators. Update: A White House official said the Obama administration “applauds” the effort. Getty Images Andrew Burton WASHINGTON — The White House and prominent Democratic …