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Obama: Trump ‘Has Not Spent a Lot of Time Sweating the Details’

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Sunday on  ABC’s “This Week,” President Barack Obama said he thinks President-elect Donald Trump “has not spent a lot of time sweating the details.” Obama said, “I think that he has not spent a lot of time sweating the details of, you know, all the policies.” He added, “I think that can be both a

Stars at Obama’s White House Farewell Bash Party Until 4 A.M.

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A litany of A-list celebrities braved below-freezing temperatures to attend President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama’s final party at the White House on Friday. The star-studded crowd at the Obama’s farewell bash included George and Amal Clooney, Meryl Streep, Steven Spielberg, Stevie Wonder, David Letterman, George Lucas, Paul McCartney, and many more. Cell phones were reportedly confiscated, forcing stars to snap and

Trump: Only ‘stupid’ people, fools oppose better Russia ties

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NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump said Saturday that “only ‘stupid’ people or fools” would dismiss closer ties with Russia, and he seemed unswayed after his classified briefing on an intelligence report that accused Moscow of meddling on his behalf in the election that catapulted him to power. “Having a good relationship with Russia

Obama Issued More ‘Midnight Regulations’ than Any President in Recent History

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President Obama has issued 145 “midnight” regulations with a cost of $21 billion since President-elect Donald Trump got elected, more than any lame-duck president in recent history, according to a recent study. The study by American Action Forum said Thursday that Obama’s rules — enacted in the “midnight” period after election day from Nov. 8 to

Obama Lists Regrets — Again: Failure to Secure Gun Control Still #1

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In a January 4 “exit letter” to the American people, President Obama again listed what he regrets most about the last eight years. Number one on the list was his failure to secure gun control. Obama shared this same regret with CNN in early December 2016, and the BBC quoted him in July 2015 speaking

Obama: ‘For The Most Part, Race Relations Have Gotten Better’ Under My Presidency

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Thursday on Chicago’s ABC7 when asked by correspondent Judy Hsu if race relations have gotten better or worse during his tenure, President Barack Obama said “for the most part” they had gotten better. Obama said “You know I think that in some ways, like everything else it’s gotten better and in some ways we have surfaced tensions

President Obama Awards Himself Distinguished Public Service Medal

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On Wednesday, President Obama added another prestigious medal to his Nobel Prize collection when he had Defense Secretary Ash Carter award him with the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service. Secretary Carter awarded his boss with the medal on January 4 during the Armed Forces Full Honor Farewell Review for the President held at

U.S. Debt Grows by a Trillion Dollars in 2016

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The latest numbers from the U.S. Treasury say the United State’s federal debt has risen by a trillion dollars in President Obama’s final year in office, while Republicans controlled both the House and Senate. The debt at the end of 2016 was $19,976,826,951,047.80, a one-year increase of $1,054,647,941,626.91. To put the number in perspective, in

BREAKING: Border Patrol Agents Just Turned On Obama!

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Obama has been handcuffing and hindering the border patrol for the last 8 years, allowing thousands of illegal immigrants to stream into the country. The border patrol hasn’t been able to do their job effectively because Obama has been keeping them from doing that. Well, they just said no to Obama now that Donald Trump

Tufts U. ‘Immigrant Justice’ Group Demands Sanctuary Campus

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Social justice warriors at Tufts University are now demanding illegal immigrant students on campus be shielded from federal immigration laws through a sanctuary campus policy. The student activist organization known as “Tufts United for Immigrant Justice” is heading up calls to university officers, asking that illegal immigrants not be subject to any new policies expected

Donald Trump Offers Chicago Help with Its Murder Rate

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As the year ended and the bloodletting in Chicago was tallied at nearly 800 murders, President-elect Donald J. Trump took to Twitter to decry the massive loss of life and chided the Windy City’s mayor for his seeming inability to do anything about the mayhem in his city. Trump went to Twitter on January 2

Former Congressman Just CALLED OUT Obama As Secret Muslim Who Loathes Israel – Faces MASSIVE BACKLASH

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As Americans and world leaders alike struggle to understand President Obama’s final and open abandonment of long-time Middle East ally, Israel, at the United Nations last week, controversial radio talk show host and former U.S. Congressman Joe Walsh says he has the answer. Walsh, no stranger to the firestorms caused by tweeting, says he believes

Liberals Don’t Want You to Know THIS About Our Police Officers

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A report has surfaced on Monday saying that in 2016 no fewer than 135 police officers in America were killed in the line of duty. According to Conservative Post, of the 135 police officers,  64 were shot dead by criminals, 53 died in traffic-related incidents, and the rest were taken by other causes while on duty. The

Drudge, Downed by Cyberattack, Suspects Government Involvement

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Readers were unable to access the pioneering powerhouse news website Drudge Report for an hour and a half on Thursday, due to what site founder Matt Drudge says was a denial-of-service attack. On Twitter Thursday night in the midst of the attack and shutdown, Drudge questioned whether the U.S. government might be behind the attack,

Obama, Democratic Leaders to Plan Last Ditch Effort to Save Obamacare

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Barack Obama is set to meet with top Democrats next week to discuss plans to block the incoming Trump administration’s plans to repeal the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, POLITICO has revealed. The meeting, which will involve both House and Senate Democrats, is scheduled for 9:30 am on Wednesday on Capitol Hill and is

Report: Obama Family Travel Expenses Cost Taxpayers $96 Million Over 8 Years

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Taxpayers footed the bill for $96 million in mostly personal travel expenses for President Obama and his family over the eight years Obama has occupied the White House, according to a new report from Judicial Watch announced Thursday. The president’s high-priced trips included the family’s annual vacation to Hawaii, which cost an estimated $3.5 million in

Trump Makes HUGE Move Toward Israel With Pre-Emptive Strike Obama Never Saw Coming

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US Secretary of State John Kerry has defended the decision of the Obama administration when it betrayed one of its closest allies: the Israel. According to Western Journalism, President-elect Donald Trump, however, tweeted what appeared to be a huge move towards Israel, perceived by the critics of the Obama administration as a revamp to Obama’s

Obama: Sanders ‘A Pretty Centrist Politician’ Compared to ‘Some of the Republicans’

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During an interview on Monday’s “Axe Files” podcast, President Obama argued Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) “is a pretty centrist politician” compared to “some of the Republicans.” Obama responded to a question on whether he was worried about the Democratic Party turning into the British Labour Party by saying he wasn’t because, “I think that, the

Limbaugh Revives Christmas Parodies — ‘Baracka Claus Is Coming to Town,’ ‘Walking in a Welfare Wonderland’

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Friday on his last broadcast of 2016, conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh replayed two parodies from years’ past taking aim at President Barack Obama and his perceived liberal policies. “Baracka Claus Is Coming to Town” lyrics as follows: Baracka Claus is comin’ to town Baracka Claus is comin’ to town You better not work

Michael Fletcher: Obama ‘Ignored the Question of Racism’ ‘When He Could’

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On Friday’s broadcast of PBS’ “Washington Week,” Michael Fletcher, Senior Writer for ESPN’s The Undefeated stated President Obama, “when he could,” “ignored the question of racism.” Fletcher said Obama, “when he could, quite frankly, he ignored the question of racism. Interestingly, I was talking earlier this week to [Representative] Jim Clyburn (D-SC), you know, one of

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