Barack Obama Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Senator and veteran: Trump playing 'sick political game' with military deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WEHT

    ... reporters, "I didn't say what that congresswoman said, and she knows it." Trump claimed that former President Barack Obama did not make calls to the families of slain service members, and in a radio interview the next day, said Obama did not call ...

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  2. Family of slain sergeant says Trump showed disrespectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call. And proof is plentiful that Barack Obama and George W. Bush - saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Trump, took painstaking ...

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  3. KCRA File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    ... they be paid on time. Becerra said Trump is illegally trying to sabotage the Affordable Care Act, President Barack Obama's health care law, which Trump opposes and has pushed unsuccessfully to repeal. "It's long past time President Donald Trump ...

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  4. "He knew what he signed up for"; Trump and the new politics of honoring war deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WOAY

    ... call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call. And proof is plentiful that Barack Obama and George W. Bush - saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Trump, took painstaking ...

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  5. Sessions: 'Dreamers' Fix Must Drive Down Illegal ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... is going on." Sessions in early September announced Trump's decision to begin winding down former President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. The program has granted deportation relief and work permits to ... 2 comments

  6. Mother Of Slain Soldier Says Trump Showed "Disrespect" In Phone CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call. And proof is plentiful that Barack Obama and George W. Bush -- saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Mr. Trump, took ...

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  7. Fifth candidate in attorney general push emergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... University of Illinois and a law degree from the University of Chicago, where he learned from former president Barack Obama. Ruiz will look to replace Democrat Lisa Madigan, who announced she will not seek a fifth term as attorney general. Senator ...

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  8. Dem busts Sessions: You 'would have blown up' as senator...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Raw Story

    Sen. Dick Durbin asserted to Attorney General Jeff Sessions that his "head would have blown up" while serving as Alabama senator if another attorney general refused to answer questions as Sessions has. During a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, Durbin asked Sessions to produce a new opinion from the Office of Legal Counsel giving him clearance to end President Barack Obama's DACA program protecting undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children.

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  9. Politics and the fallen: Trump hasn't called all familiesRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful political fight of his own making, going so far Tuesday as to cite the death of his chief of staff's son in Afghanistan to question whether Barack Obama and other presidents did enough to honor the military dead. He's boasted that "I think I've called every family of someone who's died," though The Associated Press found relatives of two soldiers who died overseas during Trump's presidency who said they never received a call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call from him.

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  10. Chicago Park District President Ruiz joins race to succeed Lisa MadiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... of Drinker Biddle & Reath, where he has worked for more than 20 years. He raised his ties to former President Barack Obama while pledging to take on the actions of President Donald Trump . Ruiz said he took a class from Obama while attending law ...

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  11. Ruiz announces for AGRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... of Chicago. While in law school, Ruiz took a seminar class on racism and law taught by then-faculty member Barack Obama. Ruiz became one of Obama's earliest political supporters, knocking on doors with Obama and hosting one of his first fundraisers ...

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  12. Trump Says He Called 'Every Family' of Soldiers Who Died. But Some Never Heard From HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Time

    ... call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call. And proof is plentiful that Barack Obama and George W. Bush - saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Trump, took painstaking ...

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  13. 'He knew what he signed up for'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in May, even after writing to Trump saying "some days I don't want to live." There is also plenty of proof Barack Obama and George W. Bush - saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Trump, took painstaking ...

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  14. Trump Hasn't Called All Families of Slain SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | News Max

    President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful political fight of his own making, going so far Tuesday as to cite the death of his chief of staff's son in Afghanistan to question whether Barack Obama and other presidents did enough to honor the military dead. He's boasted that "I think I've called every family of someone who's died," though The Associated Press found relatives of two soldiers who died overseas during Trump's presidency who said they never received a call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call from him.

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  15. Like Past Presidents, Trump Has Contacted Some Fallen Soldiers' Families, Not AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Bloomberg

    ... call or a letter from him, as well as relatives of a third who did not get a call. And proof is plentiful that Barack Obama and George W. Bush - saddled with far more combat casualties than the roughly two dozen so far under Trump, took painstaking ...

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  16. White House demands border wall funding, mass deportations in exchange for DREAMer protectionsRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) initiative established by former President Barack Obama, lawmakers lobbied the president to reconsider. Approximately 690,000 undocumented immigrants are currently covered by the ...

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  17. Immigrant Rights Groups Call Trumpa s Dreamer Proposal a a Poison PillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Mother Jones

    ... policy demands that he says "must be included" in any legislation to protect the Dreamers previously covered by Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Trump ended DACA in September, but he's said that Congress should pass a ...

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  18. COMMENTARY: The DACA amnesty stalemate plaguing CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Last week, the Senate Judiciary held a hearing about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that President Barack Obama unilaterally created in 2012, and which President Donald Trump last month announced he was canceling. I attended the hearing and was not surprised at the deep divide between Republicans and Democrats on what should come next for the 800,000 work-authorized DACA recipients.

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  19. In rural Henry County, support for Trump remains but some cracks starting to showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... for Trump by a wide margin - he got 14,000 votes there to Hillary Clinton 's 8,900. Yet the county supported Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012, but went with George W. Bush in 2004. Henry County, which the Tribune has revisited periodically since the ...

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  20. Trump administration sends Congress three-part immigration reform agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    President Trump will propose to Congress an immigration reform agenda focused on border security, interior enforcement, and the creation of a merit-based visa system, a senior White House official told reporters Sunday evening. In response to speaking with interagencies and rank-and-file lawmakers, the administration compiled a list of to-do items as Congress mulls over how to respond to the winding down of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.The White House official made no mention of DACA, former President Barack Obama's 2012 executive action, but said the three items on the administration's proposal represent the top line findings of what various federal departments said was necessary to reform.

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