Tag: president obama


  • Barack Obama targeted by Fidel Castro following Cuba visit

    Fidel Castro rips into President Obama following Cuba trip

    Fidel Castro has written a scathing 1,500 word article attacking US President Barack Obama following the president’s trip to Cuba. Castro accuses Obama of sweet-talking the Cuban people while ignoring the accomplishments of Communist rule. Castro’s opinion piece was carried by state-owned media. President Obama during his speech said Cuba and the US should act “as […]

  • Obamacare enrollment numbers

    12.7 million Americans signed up for Obamacare during 2016 open enrollment

    The Obama administration was hoping for 10 million signups, instead, 12.7 million Americans joined Obamacare during the 2016 open enrollment period. Many analysts saw the 10 million mark as too modest, but none the less, the administration celebrated an even higher number of expected new signups. “The marketplace is growing and getting stronger and the […]

  • Barack Obama and gun control laws

    Here’s President Obama’s plan to tighten controls for gun sales

    President Barack Obama has announced new controls for gun sales. On Monday the POTUS told the US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to require those selling guns, whether at a flea market or online, to register as a firearms dealer and to perform background checks on gun purchasers. Obama’s directive arrives one month after […]

  • President Obama and Tech Companies fight ISIS

    President Obama Wants Tech Companies To Fight ISIS

    During his Sunday evening speech about terrorism, President Barack Obama called on America’s tech companies to take up arms in the fight against ISIS. “I will urge high-tech and law enforcement leaders to make it harder for terrorists to use technology to escape from justice,” he said. Terrorists have been using encrypted tools to avoid […]

  • Aetna and other insurers

    Aetna And Other Insurers Say Obamacare Is Meeting Expectations

    U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc. on Friday said it’s healthcare, including individual Obamacare health plans, had performed as expected. News from Aetna arrived only a short time after UnitedHealth Group Inc. said it might exit what it called an unprofitable market. Aetna said in a regulatory filing that its individual business had continued to perform […]

  • Climate Change Economy

    15 Economic Effects of Climate Change

    President Obama unveiled his Climate Power Plan on Monday, another step in his administration’s strategy of chipping away at climate change through piecemeal regulations since a legislative solution is not in the cards anytime soon. We looked at some of the ways in which the new rule, which sets state targets for reducing power plant […]

  • President Obama US Dollar Too Strong

    President Obama Didn’t Say ‘US Dollar Is Too Strong’

    President Barack Obama did not state that the “US dollar is too strong.” A French official recently told Bloomberg News that the president made his comment during a meeting at a Group of Seven industrial nations summit. “The president did not state that the strong dollar was a problem,” the US official said. “He made […]

  • Full Obama Speech to Kids Transcript

    When I heard the GOP accuse the Obama speech to kids of pushing a socialist agenda, I had to get my hands on a copy of the transcript. This complete transcript comes from Whitehouse.gov. This rather boring, predictable speech turns the socialist agenda hype on its head: Hello everyone – how’s everybody doing today? I’m […]