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Obama missing: National Police Week
Washington Times ^ | 5/13/11 | Editorial

Posted on 05/13/2011 4:17:30 PM PDT by Nachum

Sunday, May 15 is the 30th annual Peace Officers Memorial Service. Law enforcement from all over the country gathered in Washington for National Police Week to honor fallen comrades-in-arms. Too bad President Obama couldn’t be there. Despite being invited to speak to the widows, children and friends of the 165 officers recognized this year as killed in the line of duty, he somehow didn’t think it was important to trek the two miles from the White House to the Capitol Building to participate. Perhaps it’s because Mr. Obama historically has had a conflicted relationship with law enforcement.

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KEYWORDS: missing; national; obama; police
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To: HarleyD

> They don’t care in Wisconsin.

We don’t care about what in Wisconsin?


21 posted on 05/13/2011 5:07:23 PM PDT by Nonsense Unlimited
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To: Nachum

I’d like to know who is paying for all these people to travel to Washington for a remembrance event. I hope it isn’t the taxpayers.


22 posted on 05/13/2011 5:10:22 PM PDT by Zuben Elgenubi
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To: Carley

I only posted that because I happened to see it on the news last night. I don’t believe Obama is any friend of law enforcement. It was a photo op, as usual. What’s in it for him?


23 posted on 05/13/2011 5:25:27 PM PDT by ilovesarah2012
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To: Nonsense Unlimited

The union police officers really don’t seem interested in how much they’re dissed by the Democrats. They keep voting them in and throwing up opposition to anyone opposing them.


24 posted on 05/13/2011 5:28:24 PM PDT by HarleyD
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25 posted on 05/13/2011 6:31:38 PM PDT by DJ MacWoW (America! The wolves are at your door! How will you answer the knock?)
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To: Nachum
Ohhhh,... I feel another “beer summit” coming on...
26 posted on 05/13/2011 7:22:05 PM PDT by Anti-Hillary (Pretty soon everything in this country will be "free", except it's people!)
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To: Nachum

Obama doesn’t want to show up because there is probably a warrant out on his ass.


27 posted on 05/13/2011 7:31:49 PM PDT by jmacusa (Two wrongs don't make a right. But they can make it interesting.)
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To: Nachum

He has his own national defense force, stronger and more equiped than our military... remember?


28 posted on 05/13/2011 8:48:45 PM PDT by ronnie raygun (V)
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