Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Video: Barack Obama’s Full John Lewis Eulogy

In case you missed it. Must view.

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Video: Obama Rally For Democrats in Vegas

Must see.  President Obama explaining why everyone must vote.  “The consequences of staying home would be profoundly dangerous to our democracy… Right now we have a chance to restore some sanity to our politics.” “I believe in facts. I believe … Continue reading

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Candidate Responds To Obama’s Endorsement

From house district 91 candidate Laura Liegois Thanks, Obama! No, but really. THANKS, OBAMA! I just got off the phone with my team and they told me the exciting news: President Barack Obama endorsed our campaign for Iowa House! It’s … Continue reading

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Iran Deal Ad Nauseam

I can’t believe we have to cover this Iran sh*t again. Point 1: The 45th president doesn’t like the Iran Deal. While he twice certified Iran’s compliance with the July 14, 2015 agreement between Iran, the P5+1 (the five permanent … Continue reading

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Quotes For Labor Day

Abraham Lincoln understood what labor meant: “Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves … Continue reading

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EPA Clean Power Rulemaking

“The United States has a moral responsibility to act on climate,” said EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy on Monday, June 2. Her agency proposed what they described as “a commonsense plan to cut carbon pollution from power plants.” New rules would … Continue reading

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OFA to Fight for Obamacare

A note from Organizing for Action received Aug. 6, 2013: We wanted to make sure you saw Governor Patrick’s note. Because the reality is that some groups are going to spend untold millions to confuse people and spread outright lies … Continue reading

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Obama to Return to Knox College

The following note from Dan Pfeiffer, senior adviser to the president, arrived Sunday, titled, “I don’t normally do this.” Hey everyone, I don’t usually write emails like this, and we don’t usually send messages like this to this list. But … Continue reading

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Five Ways to Get Involved with the Democratic National Convention

Not everyone can attend the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. next week, but the planners developed five ways to people to get involved, if you can’t be there in person. Check out the full story at the link, and … Continue reading

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President Obama Will Speak At Kirkwood Community College Today

Free tickets to the event went quickly but you can usually livestream campaign events at http://www.whitehouse.gov/live. “The president will outline his plan to build an economy that is grown from the middle out, not from the top down, where everyone … Continue reading

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