Barack Obama Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Oprah not 'actively considering' 2020 run, says close friend Gayle KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | ABC News

    ... Oprah's presidential history also extends to the previous administration. She campaigned with the then-Senator Barack Obama in Iowa in 2008. But while her Golden Globes speech certainly struck a chord, and, as King described it, was "the right ...

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  2. Univ. Chicago professors bash $100 million state funds for Obama libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Spero News

    Faculty members of the University of Chicago signed a letter asking the Obama Foundation to reconsider the placement of Barack Obama's proposed presidential library. More than 100 professors assert that the current plan is "socially regressive."

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  3. The Battle Over DACA Reaches a Fever PitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Government Executive

    ... the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will end in March, halting the reprieve former President Barack Obama granted to immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children. But the real deadline is likely much sooner, because ...

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  4. Obamas WON'T be invited to Harry and Meghan's weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Revealed: Why the Obamas WON'T be getting an invite to Harry and Meghan's wedding - for fear of damaging diplomatic ties with the US Prince Harry 's bromance with Barack Obama has fuelled rumours that the former US president and his wife Michelle will be top of the guest list when he marries Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle in May. However, according to royal biographer Duncan Larcombe, it's extremely unlikely that the Obamas will get an invite as the couple will heed the advice of the Foreign Office not to do anything to upset diplomatic ties with the US. Reports have suggested that the Foreign Office is nervous about upsetting current president Donald Trump , who has still not visited the UK in an official capacity or met the Queen.

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  5. Now Shaking Up Russia: The Bernie Bro Taking on Putin on His Home TurfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... in Virginia and Washington state working for multiple congressional and presidential candidates, including Barack Obama, Wisconsin's Tammy Baldwin, who is the first openly gay U.S. Senator in history, and the surprising, insurgent presidential ...

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  6. Congressional staffer profile: For Robin Kelly's health equity adviser, policy is in her bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    ... Foundation called the Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program. I got in. That was in 2008, at the time Barack Obama was a senator, and he was running for president. I was placed directly across from his office in Sen. Tom Harkin's office. I ...

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  7. Oprah Speech Has Dems Buzzing About 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... seemed, given the New York real estate mogul and reality TV star now in the White House. said Brad Anderson, Barack Obama's 2012 Iowa campaign director. While he supports the idea of Winfrey running, it would also punctuate how Trump's candidacy has ...

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  8. AlmanacRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Clinton powered to victory in New Hampshire's 2008 Democratic primary in a startling upset, defeating Sen. Barack Obama and resurrecting her bid for the White House; Sen. John McCain defeated his Republican rivals to move back into contention for ...

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  9. Why not President Oprah? Awards speech has Democrats buzzingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | The Star Online

    ... mogul and reality TV star now in the White House. "Look, it's ridiculous and I get that," said Brad Anderson, Barack Obama's 2012 Iowa campaign director. While he supports the idea of Winfrey running, it would also punctuate how Trump's candidacy ...

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  10. Media Mogul Oprah Winfrey Draws US Presidential InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Voice of America

    ... adding, "she's brilliant" and "a very exceptional woman." FILE - Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Barack Obama, left, his wife Michelle, center, and talk show host Oprah Winfrey wave to the crowd at a campaign rally in Manchester, New ...

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  11. GOP lawmaker wants Trump to sanction 'all regime-owned entities' in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    ... at the Central Bank of Iran, the locus of some of the most significant economic relief that former President Barack Obama provided in exchange for Iranian nuclear concessions. Roskam, a prominent Iran hawk who worked closely with the White House on ...

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  12. An Oprah campaign might (literally) look like thisRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2018 | WAAY

    ... presidential bid: face time in primary states. Oprah has been to them. She famously campaigned with then-Sen. Barack Obama back in 2007. In December. If nothing else, the adopted Chicagoan could handle the winters of Iowa and New Hampshire and ...

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  13. Oprah for president? Twitter fans make the caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | The Times of Israel

    ... had generally stayed away from overt politics until the 2008 election, when she campaigned vigorously for Barack Obama, with an endorsement credited with helping him secure the Democratic Party's nomination. The then governor of Illinois briefly ...

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  14. The 2010s look more like Trump's ideal America than Obama'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... lost population. Two are small and easily explainable. West Virginia's minus 2 percent can be attributed to Barack Obama's war on coal. And Vermont's minus 1 percent can be chalked up to Woodstock-era migrants - Bernie Sanders, Howard Dean. They've ...

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  15. How Trump's wall pledge is complicating a DACA bill for 'Dreamers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | USA Today

    ... known as "Dreamers," face an uncertain future after Trump set a March 5 deadline to end former president Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program. Trump wants almost $18 billion over a decade for more than 700 miles of ...

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  16. Oprah declares 'new day' for women in campaign-like Golden Globe speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | The Times of India

    ... had appeared at the now infamous 2011 White House Correspondents Association dinner where he and then president Barack Obama mocked the idea of Trump in the White House. The real estate mogul fumed in his seat. "Some have said that night convinced ...

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  17. Trump persists in tying DACA to border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... by the deferred-action program. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program was authorized by President Barack Obama in 2012 through an executive order. Trump overturned that order in September, arguing that it could not survive a legal ...

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  18. Democrats who once supported border barrier now oppose itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2018 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    ... 5 deadline, set by Trump, after which work permits for the undocumented "dreamers" provided by former President Barack Obama under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals [DACA] program will begin to expire at a rate of nearly 1,000 per day. ...

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  19. Democrats build case against tax bill, but dona t call for repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... tax havens, and ask the wealthiest Americans to give back a portion of the Bush tax cuts,” then-Sen. Barack Obama said in a typical 2008 stump speech. “It's time for folks like me who make over $250,000 to pay our fair share to keep ...

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  20. Obama to Prince Harry: Leaders must use care on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    DECEMBER 05: Former president Barack Obama speaks to a gathering of more than 50 mayors and other guests during the North American Climate Summit on December 5, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The summit was held to bring together leaders from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to commit their cities to addressing climate change at the local level.

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