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  • Obama, the Veg-O-Matic President. Act Now!

    09/13/2011 11:11:16 AM PDT · by skimbell · 15 replies
    RCM ^ | September 12, 2011 | Bill Frezza
    Did you catch Barack Obama's This-Is-Not-A-Stimulus infomercial just before the NFL season kicked off last week? Were you amazed at how the wunderkind once hailed as the greatest orator of his generation has been reduced to a TV pitch man for a product that is so tired it can no longer be called by name? Here is what our president read off his Teleprompter. Alas, this is what many of us heard: "Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, do-nothing members of Congress, Tea Party terrorists, handmaidens of the media, and all you little people out there in TV land:...
  • Obama in Boehner's State to Pitch School Spending in Jobs Plan [ Plan? Dems haven't filed it ]

    09/13/2011 10:47:08 AM PDT · by NoLibZone · 12 replies
    www.sfgate.com ^ | Sept 13 2011 | www.sfgate.com
    A day after presenting Congress with legislation for his $447 billion jobs proposal, President Barack Obama will visit an Ohio school to showcase the plan's $25 billion for modernizing public schools nationwide. The president will talk about how a multimillion-dollar modernization at the Fort Hayes Arts and Academic High School in Columbus, which he will visit today, has improved the environment in which students learn while creating local jobs, Josh Earnest, a White House spokesman, said. The administration estimates the school plan would create hundreds of thousands of construction, engineering and maintenance jobs and help as many as 35,000 public...