Tag Archives: Barack Obama

The American Prospect: Opinion- Harold Meyerson- Bernie Sanders and The New Left

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Back in 2008 when then Senator Barack Obama was running for president, the New-Left in America which were predominantly Millennial’s in their twenties and Gen-Xer’s in their thirties and forties, … Continue reading

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The New York Times: President Obama’s- 2016 State of The Union Speech

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe President Obama, gave one of his best speeches tonight. Because it wasn’t a laundry list of issues that he wanted Congress to address and pass bills on. … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- John Nichols- President Obama Is Right- This Unauthorized War Needs to Be Debated by Congress

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe the only impressive point that President Obama made in his ISIS speech on Sunday night, was saying that Congress should be debating this war and passing an authorization … Continue reading

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CBPP: Opinion: Robert Greenstein: Budget Deal, Though Imperfect, Represents Significant Accomplishment and Merits Support

Source: CBPP: Opinion: Robert Greenstein: Budget Deal, Though Imperfect, Represents Significant Accomplishment and Merits Support Looks like the parents for the House Republicans finally came home from their long extended vacation and took control over their house and children. But … Continue reading

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The Washington Monthly: Opinion- Martin Longman- White House Heroin Initiative is a Start

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat This is really something that we should’ve been doing since the so-called War on Drugs started in 1971. But then had we of done that, then maybe the War on Drugs … Continue reading

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Obama White House: President Obama’s- Iran Nuclear Deal Press Conference

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus President Obama, once again nailed it, when he said that without this deal, which is of course is a deal, Iran would get the nuclear weapons that they want … Continue reading

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You Hot News: President Obama Delivers Eulogy at Charleston Shooting Funeral of Clementa Pinckney

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus I can’t imagine anything worst than being murdered in a house of worship. A place, that is supposed to be a house of peace. I mean, if you’re not safe … Continue reading

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On The Economy: Blog: Jared Bernstein: The Supreme Court and ObamaCare: Somehow Commonsense Prevailed

On The Economy: Blog: Jared Bernstein: The Supreme Court and ObamaCare: Somehow Commonsense Prevailed Jared Bernstein, progressive economist from Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, has a very good pice about the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care … Continue reading

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The New York Times: Opinion- Peter Wehner- Have Democrats Pulled Too Far Left?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Peter Wehner, who normally writes for the neoconservative Commentary Magazine, who I read on a regular basis, including Wehner, because they do write interesting, provocative pieces and even intelligent and … Continue reading

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The Daily Beast: Opinion- Lawrence Gelb- GOP Hates Barack Obama More Than a Nuclear Iran

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus Even through Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is the strongest and most powerful Republican in Congress and that includes the Speaker of the House John Boehner, who outranks him in the … Continue reading

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