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Huckabee: Obama’s “Extraordinary Disdain” For Israel Comes From “Identity With, Sympathy” For Middle East Nations

Easter Cup Cake Ideas | Easter Eggs | Easter Recipes | Easter Stories “I think he resents the strength of Israel.” View Video › buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says President Obama has “extraordinary disdain” for Israel and such disdain originates from his own sense of identity and sympathy for the “other Middle Eastern nations.” Huckabee added that Obama resents the “strength of Israel” and …

Michele Bachmann: ‘We Want Our 1980s Foreign Policy Back’

… who was in charge of running his company into the ground should be FIRED before the company receives ANY help. 8. CONGRESS SHOULD HAVE STRENGTHENED THE FDIC AND MADE IT A MODEL FOR PROTECTING NOT ONLY PEOPLE’S SAVINGS, BUT ALSO THEIR PENSIONS AND THEIR HOMES. Obama was correct to propose expanding FDIC protection of people’s savings in their banks to 0,000. But, this same sort of government insurance must be given to our NEVER have to worry about whether or not the money …

Pro-Israel Democrat: I Expect The Administration To Stand With Israel At The U.N.

Easter Cup Cake Ideas | Easter Eggs | Easter Recipes | Easter Stories If “there’s a resolution hostile to Israel, I would expect that this administration would veto it,” Rep. Brad Sherman says. Lior Mizrahi / Getty WASHINGTON — Rep. Brad Sherman, the second-ranking Democrat on the House Foreign Affairs Committee and a prominent pro-Israel voice in his party, told BuzzFeed News on Thursday that he expects the Obama administration to continue to support Israel at the …

Obama Documentation Activists – Not Conspiracy Theorists

Most of those filing law suits to subpoena Obama’s documents are lawyers, politicians and military people none who have ever been known to be conspiracy theorists on any subject. The attempt to put them in the same class with those who chase UFO sightings or those who are still looking for the Holy Grail is demeaning and ridiculous. Questions about the body of Hitler, the whereabouts of Osama and how many shooters were on the grassy knoll and other conspiracy questions all have one thing …

Conservative Group Will Run Ads On Fox News Backing Boehner’s Budget

The ad from American Action Network contrasts the House GOP budget with President Obama’s — and, more importantly, is running on the network that conservatives watch. Win McNamee / Getty WASHINGTON — A conservative advocacy group closely aligned with Speaker John Boehner will launch a new ad campaign targeting independents and conservatives Wednesday that backs the House leadership's budget. The $ 500,000 ad buy by the American Action Network, a 501c4 group, will run on Fox …

Woman Says Obama Tried To Nuke America, Santorum Offended She Suggested He’s Still In Congress

“First off, I take somewhat offense of referring it to ‘you’ because I’m not a sitting member of the Senate so I’m not taking blame for any of that stuff.” Former Sen. Rick Santorum addressed the South Carolina National Security Action Summit last week, put on by Frank J. Gaffney, Jr., president of Secure Freedom. Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Bobby Jindal (by recorded message) also addressed the event. Obama is not a citizen. President Obama attempted to nuke Charleston. Obama is a …

Chinese Dissident Disputes Hillary Clinton’s Version Of His Escape From China

… said he credited Clinton for allowing him to take shelter at the embassy in the first place and was overall “extremely grateful for the work she did at my behalf,” and that he blamed the snafu more on the White House than on Clinton. In the book, Chen claims that during a National Security Council meeting with President Obama on April 27, 2012, after he had entered the embassy, officials had decided to stop helping him get online, effectively isolating him as he waited at the …

President Obama: People Who Shot Cops In Ferguson Are “Criminals”

The president made the remarks during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday evening. youtube.com President Obama on Thursday evening called for the arrest of the “criminals” who shot two officers in Ferguson during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live in Los Angeles. “There's no excuse for criminal acts. Whoever fired those shots shouldn't detract from the issue. They're criminals,” Obama said. “They need to be arrested. …

The Koch Brother-Funded Latino Group That Democrats Fear And Loathe

… Hansen, would make it more difficult for undocumented immigrants to work in construction by penalizing their employers. Critics say if LIBRE really has the best interest of Nevada immigrants at heart, they would fight legislation like this. Garza said the group has limited resources but doesn't rule out taking on Republicans. He noted they've already slammed Marco Rubio over sugar subsidies, for example. LIBRE is also hammered for the way they explain their stance on Obama's …

Jeff Flake Just Wants To Talk About Spending Again

… colleagues. He is for large immigration bills that would eventually allow illegal immigrants to earn citizenship. His work with the Senate's “Gang of Eight” on immigration earned him the scorn of conservative right. He's supportive of approving the president's nominees, including Loretta Lynch for Attorney General. He supports open relations with Cuba and lifting the travel ban there (more than once he's been termed “Obama's ally” on the issue). But …

Charlie Rangel: Current GOP Has “Big A Tradition…Of Hating Slaves And Black Folks”

… current Attorney General Eric Holder. “As a matter of fact it has nothing to do with her. It has everything to do with Eric Holder and everything to do with the president.” Rangel said the Republicans are “holding her hostage” because “they want a piece” of President Obama and Holder. JM – Let me ask you about Loretta Lynch. You know her. You've obviously known her for a while. I understand there is one Republican vote short and then I found out …

Obama: I First Learned About Hillary Clinton’s Emails From News Reports

The president refrains from criticizing Clinton’s personal email usage, but tells CBS News he’s “glad that Hillary’s instructed that those emails about official business need to be disclosed.” Carolyn Kaster / AP President Obama said Saturday that he's “glad” Hillary Clinton has asked the State Department to publicly release emails she sent during her time as secretary of state. In the interview with CBS News, the president said he first learned about …

New multimillion dollar bill to assist with border control was approved

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A $ 600 million bill was passed by Congress on Thursday to enhance border protection against illegal immigration. “These methods will make an critical variation as my administration continues to work with Congress toward bipartisan extensive immigration reform to secure our borders, and restore responsibility and accountability to our broken immigration procedure,” stated President Obama. Even though the charge of the plan is higher, it is paid for with …

Obama: Iran Must Freeze Nuclear Program For At Least A Decade

In an interview, President Obama says Iran must halt and dial back its nuclear program for “double-digit years” if it ever hopes to reach a deal to ease sanctions. President Obama speaks to Reuters at the White House on Monday. Reuters / Via youtube.com Obama's comments came ahead of a March deadline for a framework on a final agreement with Iran over its nuclear program, and one day before Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses Congress, who opposes the deal. …

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

… 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 Victory Project, that injected $ 88,000 for TV ads in the final days of the campaign. Renteria raised $ 1.8 million for her congressional run. As recently as Jan. 23, Renteria was quoted saying her political future might be in Sacramento rather than Washington, D.C. and she hasn't tweeted since Jan. 26. Asked how …

House Republicans Still Hate The Senate

… their main blockade to real progress. But now there is an open split between how House Republicans want to tackle funding for the Department of Homeland Security and the approach Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has taken in 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 …

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

… Netanyahu's decision to speak to Congress on March 3, while Netanyahu has insisted that he wants to address Congress directly over Iran's nuclear weapons program. Israeli security officials said that if it were “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 …

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

… leaders. We need a leader who can bring back respect to our country, while pursuing the resolution of conflicts, and promoting peace through cooperative and collaborative efforts. We need a leader who can communicate effectively with cultures different from our own. I believe that the best leader 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 …

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

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. The final chapter of the post-Ferguson debate about federal programs that put combat military hardware in the hands of local law enforcement likely came Tuesday, when Attorney General Eric Holder told …

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

“These two countries are responsible for severe human rights abuses, including adopting penal codes permitting the imprisonment and physical harm of LGBT people,” the representatives write. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Brunei’s Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah. Ahim Rani / 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 …

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

… 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 of youth. I’m sure there are other candidates in other states who are in the same situation. A battle of ages so to speak. So many arguments for both sides, but bottomline, cliche …

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

“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 this President and the regime in Iran: the lack of rule of law,” Gosar told the Iranian American Community of Arizona at a speech last week during their February symposium on “countering …

Jeb Bush Makes Vague First Foray Into Foreign Policy

… 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 to the Ukrainians, calling the hesitation “feckless,” and also expressed skepticism of the “reset” with Russia — a point on which, as a presidential candidate, he …