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  • Rigged renovation: Now it's revealed that President-elect Trump might not even get to work out

    11/16/2016 1:35:05 PM PST · by ColdOne · 89 replies ^ | 11/16/16 | Geoff Earle
    full title.......Rigged renovation: Now it's revealed that President-elect Trump might not even get to work out of the Oval Office for a YEAR – after Obama put off security upgrades ........................ President-elect Donald Trump assumes office January 20th Former George W. Bush political guru Karl Rove told Fox News that the incoming president won't get to use the Oval Office for his first year He cited a major security renovation to install bullet-proof glass and other upgrades The office has a ceremonial role, puts the president right near his staff, and is just 70 yards from the White House residence...
  • Trump may not be able to work in the Oval Office for over a year

    11/16/2016 11:30:17 PM PST · by PghBaldy · 92 replies
    New York Post ^ | November 17 | Chris Perez
    President Obama is apparently refusing to renovate the Oval Office — and has instead decided to pass the buck to Donald Trump, who may be forced to work somewhere else for a quarter of his term now as a result of the numerous security upgrades that will be going on inside the room. “My understanding is that for the first year of his time in office, President Trump will not have the Oval Office,” former George W. Bush adviser Karl Rove told Fox News on Wednesday.
  • Good News! Trump will Re-Install Churchill Bust in the Oval Office

    11/14/2016 4:35:46 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 42 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 11/14/16 | Jim Hoft
    <p>Obama replaced the Churchill bust with a photo of himself walking on water.</p> <p>This weekend British Ukip leader Nigel Farage told reporters Donald Trump will re-install the bust of Churchill into the Oval Office.</p> <p>NIGEL FARAGE has revealed that Donald Trump will re-install a bust of Winston Churchill removed from the Oval Office by Barack Obama – in a clear sign of the friendship the new President wishes to foster with Britain.</p>
  • 2016 America’s Gift To Hillary - The Oval Office! Part 2

    05/05/2016 8:21:33 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 2 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/05/16 | Dave Merrick
    Simply because we conservatives can't bear the thought of four more years of something that looks even much worse than what we have endured for the past eight I am an American writer, and I am proud of my association with Canada Free Press. It is the Canadian paper that behaves in a more traditionally American spirit than do many publications based in the United States. I think if Benjamin Franklin were alive today, and looking to resurrect his Pennsylvania Gazette, he would soon be in league with CFP whose motto/battle cry is, “Because without America, there is no free...
  • Obama, Sanders to meet privately

    President Barack Obama will meet at the White House Wednesday with Sen. Bernie Sanders, days after heaping praise upon the Vermont senator's rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, Hillary Clinton. More Headlines In a statement, White House press secretary Josh Earnest described the upcoming meeting as "informal," saying Obama and Sanders discussed arranging the session during last month's Congressional Holiday Ball. "The two will meet privately in the Oval Office and there will be no formal agenda," Earnest wrote.
  • The Presidency Isn't an Office for on the Job Training

    01/08/2016 2:23:25 PM PST · by Kaslin · 27 replies ^ | January 8, 2016 | Donald Lambro
    North Korea's rogue dictatorship has conducted its fourth nuclear weapons test. Radical Islamic terrorism has declared war on the civilized world, including the U.S. And China's vast economy is tanking, plunging our stock market into dangerously new lows. This is the destabilizing, confrontational world our next president will have to deal with. It will require a tested, fully experienced leader who's ready to do whatever it takes to defend and strengthen our country. The 2016 presidential campaign is fully underway as it races toward the November election to decide who can lead and protect our country and our way of...
  • Obama will tell America 'do not give in to fear': Third Oval Office address will focus on terror

    12/06/2015 4:19:37 PM PST · by MinorityRepublican · 27 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | December 6, 2015 | By CHRISTOPHER BRENNAN and CHRIS PLEASANCE
    President Barack Obama will use his Sunday night address on terrorism to urge the American people not to 'give in to fear' after the California shootings. In only the third Oval Office address of his two terms as Commander in Chief, Obama will also pledge to use 'every single aspect of American power' to combat terrorism. The symbolic use of the Oval Office is likely an attempt by Obama to set a tone of political gravitas equal to the moment after repeated accusations that he underestimated the threat from ISIS. However, Attorney General Loretta Lynch cautioned this morning that the...
  • Veterans taking tour thrilled as beloved commander in chief pops in for surprise visit

    11/11/2015 3:07:57 PM PST · by Yankee-Maine · 10 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/11/15 | Dan Calabrese
    Psyche. It looks like the Oval Office! But of course, it’s the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas. This is where a group of veterans were getting a tour on Veterans Day this morning when, much to their surprise, President Bush 43 himself popped and personally greeted the surprised and very pleased group. I really don’t need to say a lot about this, but I just want to remind you: For all the prattling from the left and their media mouthpieces about how Bush cavalierly put our fighting men and women in harm’s way, the truth is that the...
  • Look! Obama’s Working!

    08/09/2014 8:44:51 AM PDT · by Hoodat · 44 replies
    White House Dossier ^ | 8/9/2014 | Keith Koffler
    There seems to be an effort afoot at the White House to demonstrate to the world that President Obama, who has now been getting flack even from the mainstream press for being disengaged – me and you have been wondering where he’s been for some time – in fact DOES SHOW UP FOR WORK. In the strangest “pool spray” I’ve ever seen, the pool reporters were escorted to the windows of the Oval Office to bear witness to the fact that the president is on the phone. From the pool report: At 11:18 am, the pool was brought to the...
  • Monica Lewinsky E-Mail Omitted From Latest Batch of Clinton Documents

    04/18/2014 2:44:21 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 10 replies
    ABC News ^ | April 18, 2014 | by Chris Good
    An email from Monica Lewinsky was omitted from the Clinton library’s latest document dump for privacy reasons. Every two weeks this spring, the National Archives has been releasing documents from Clinton’s presidency through The William J Clinton Presidential Library & Museum in Little Rock, Ark. Included in a list of withdrawn/redacted documents, midway through a batch of documents concerning Gen. Wesley Clark, is an email from Monica Lewinsky’s Pentagon email address. Vaguely referenced as concerning a “medical record,” the omitted email is listed as four pages long.
  • Texan spends $200,000 turning his drive-way into an exact replica of the Oval Office ...

    11/13/2013 11:13:32 AM PST · by EveningStar · 24 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | November 12, 2013 | Tara Brady
    Texan spends $200,000 turning his drive-way into an exact replica of the Oval Office complete with presidential cutlery and phoneWhite House fan Ron Wade has built an exact replica of the Oval Office in his home costing more than $200,000. The father-of-two painstakingly recreated the White House's most famous room over four years. Obsessed Mr Wade also owns the world's largest collection of presidential memorabilia which is squeezed into the family home.
  • Vanity: Drudge Photo of Obama with foot on Resolute Desk in Oval Office

    09/01/2013 7:10:19 AM PDT · by jimbo123 · 111 replies
    Drudge ^ | 9/1/13 | Me
    Disgusting effu to the Brits. What a POS.
  • Obama: Martin Luther King Jr. would have liked Obamacare

    08/27/2013 7:22:20 AM PDT · by theruleshavechanged · 23 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | August 27, 2013 | Charlie Spiering
    President Obama signaled in an exclusive interview with radio hosts Tom Joyner and Sybil Wilkes that Martin Luther King Jr. would have liked his health care plan for Americans. Obama spoke to the pair in the Oval Office to recognize the 50th anniversary of King’s March on Washington. “What do you think he’d say about Obamacare?” asked Joyner, when discussing King’s legacy. “Oh he’d like that,” Obama asserted. “Well, because he understood that health care, health security is not a privilege, it’s something in a county as wealthy as ours, everybody should have access to.”
  • Republican rips Obama for meeting with illegal immigrants, icing out officer union

    05/24/2013 5:50:23 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | May 24, 2013
    A top Republican lawmaker blasted President Obama after he held an Oval Office meeting this week with illegal immigrants, despite having ignored recent requests for a sit-down from the union representing immigration officers. “The fact that the president and the vice president are hosting illegal immigrants in the White House while constricting citizen tours and refusing to meet with immigration officers says it all,” Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., said in a statement to Friday. “The White House will not even grant ICE officers a low-level White House meeting but invites illegal immigrants into the Oval Office.” Obama and Vice...
  • The Unaccountable Executive

    05/23/2013 1:17:07 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 7 replies
    Every day brings new revelations about who knew what about the IRS targeting conservative groups during President Obama's re-election campaign, but the overall impression is of a vast federal bureaucracy run amok. While the White House continues to peddle the story of a driverless train wreck, taxpayers are being treated to a demonstration of the dangers of an unwieldy and unaccountable administrative state. Look, Ma, no hands! In his press events, Mr. Obama has said that while he learned about the Cincinnati rogues on the news, he plans to "hold accountable those who have taken these outrageous actions." But the...
  • 2nd Oval Office Readied In White House Rehab Project

    02/01/2013 5:36:05 PM PST · by Biggirl · 31 replies ^ | February 1,2013 | Alexis Simendinger
    In preparation for a major, two-year renovation of the West Wing, the government is undertaking extensive work to complete a new executive office for President Obama at the south end of the adjacent Eisenhower Executive Office Building, RCP has learned.
  • 2nd Oval Office Readied in White House Rehab Project

    02/01/2013 11:27:00 AM PST · by ColdOne · 13 replies ^ | 2/1/13 | Alexis Simendinger
    This summer there will be two Oval Offices in the White House complex, and it won’t be a case of double vision. In preparation for a major, two-year renovation of the West Wing, the government is undertaking extensive work to complete a new executive office for President Obama at the south end of the adjacent Eisenhower Executive Office Building, RCP has learned. The president’s facsimile Oval Office, created as a nearly identical replica of the most famous ovoid room in the world, is slated to be ready for occupancy by August if Obama is ready to move and if design...
  • President Obama is schmoozing with Angelina and Brad Pitt

    01/11/2012 5:43:01 PM PST · by Niuhuru · 14 replies · 6+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 11:35 PM on 11th January 2012 | By Chris Johnson
    Everyone knows President Barack Obama likes a celebrity fix - just ask Johnny Depp. And today, just a day after pictures emerged of his extravagant 2009 Halloween party at the White House, the most powerful man in America was enjoying more VIP company. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie brought some Hollywood star power to Washington D.C. as they stopped by for a chat with the chief executive at the Oval Office.
  • Barack Obama = Instragent Chicago Trash

    10/08/2011 3:18:42 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 28 replies · 1+ views
    Reaganite Republican ^ | October 8, 2011 | Reaganite Republican
    As class warfare dawns, it's the 'haves' vs the 'have nots'- class that is... and this untrained slob hasn't a speck of it: Uh, btw that's The Resolute Desk you're resting your filthy  clod-hoppers on... show some respect for once in your life! More news/views/humor at Reaganite Republican
  • Netanyahu lectures Obama in Oval Office

    05/20/2011 7:56:55 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 85 replies · 1+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 5/20/11 | Stephen Collinson - AFP
    WASHINGTON (AFP) – Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu lectured President Barack Obama in his own office, warning him not to chase "illusions" of Middle East peace and opening a deep rift in US-Israel ties. In a dramatic Oval Office appearance on Friday, after 90 minutes of talks, Prime Minister Netanyahu emphatically vowed Israel would never return to its 1967 borders and laid down a set of non-negotiable conditions for peace talks. The exchange, which left hopes for Obama's peace drive more remote than ever, came a day after the US president called on Israel to accept a return to territorial lines...
  • So O hates his job?

    04/23/2011 4:35:32 AM PDT · by Scanian · 26 replies
    NY Post ^ | April 22, 2011 | Jonah Goldberg
    "The Oval Office, I always thought I was going to have really cool phones and stuff. . . I'm like, 'C'mon guys, I'm the president of the United States. Where's the fancy buttons and stuff and the big screen comes up?' It doesn't happen." -- President Obama The list of people I feel sorry for is long. It includes not just all of the people I know personally who are suffering from one misfortune or another, but the billions around the world who're having a rougher time than they ought: Japanese earthquake victims, targets of ethnic cleansing, etc. Then there's...
  • Caught on video - President Barack Obama locked out of Oval Office

    03/25/2011 3:52:02 AM PDT · by DBCJR · 31 replies
    US President Barack Obama ran into some unexpected trouble after returning a few hours early from a five-day trip to Latin America when he found himself momentarily locked out of the Oval Office. The incident, caught on video, is already making its rounds on the internet. Shortly after he stepped off Marine One on Wednesday, Mr Obama was walking outside the White House toward a set of French doors leading to his office. But when he tried to open them, he discovered they were locked tight. Staff at the White House were apparently not informed that the president was coming...
  • Why Obama Was Locked Out of The Oval Office

    03/24/2011 6:20:50 PM PDT · by The Looking Spoon · 11 replies
    The Looking Spoon ^ | 3-24-11 | Jared H. McAndersen
  • Oval Office framed artwork - details?

    Does anyone know more about the framed artwork to the right of Obama's desk in the Oval Office? I have unsuccessfully tried to research it, to discover the photographer or where it can be better viewed. According to the article linked, "the one on the right is a photo of the arm of The Statue of Liberty holding the torch."
  • Obama may have to produce birth certificate if he wants to run for President in 2012

    01/26/2011 1:00:14 PM PST · by Niuhuru · 82 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 6:26 PM on 26th January 2011 | By Daily Mail Reporter
    President Barack Obama may have to produce his birth certificate if he wants to run for the White House in 2012, it emerged today. Arizona Republican Judy Burges has introduced a bill which requires candidates to prove their eligibility to occupy the Oval Office. The proposal needs only 16 votes in the Senate to pass into law and just 31 votes to clear the House of Representatives.
  • Iowahawk: One Afternoon In the Office of the Powerful Man On Earth

    10/28/2010 9:39:26 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 17 replies
    Iowahawk | October 27, 2010 | David Burge
    Rush Transcript UNIDENTIFIED WHITE HOUSE AIDE I would like to thank you all again for agreeing to meet with the President on such short notice. I know that all of you, like the President, have very busy schedules. In order that we keep the President on his, I would like to.... excuse me sir, what are you doing? Continued
  • Oval Office rug gets history wrong

    09/04/2010 5:46:14 PM PDT · by RnMomof7 · 61 replies · 1+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | 09/04/2010 | Jamie Stiehm
    A mistake has been made in the Oval Office makeover that goes beyond the beige. President Obama's new presidential rug seemed beyond reproach, with quotations from Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. woven along its curved edge. "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice." According media reports, this quote keeping Obama company on his wheat-colored carpet is from King. Except it's not a King quote. The words belong to a long-gone Bostonian champion of social progress. His roots in the republic ran so deep...
  • Maureen Dowd: That new Oval Office carpet needs editing

    09/04/2010 9:30:50 AM PDT · by COUNTrecount · 48 replies · 1+ views
    Twin Cities ^ | Sept. 2, 2010 | Maureen Dowd
    <p>WASHINGTON — If we wanted earth tones in the Oval Office, we would have elected Al Gore.</p> <p>On the night we were reminded that George W. Bush ended up in the White House and heedlessly, needlessly started the war with Iraq, President Barack Obama did his Mission Relinquished address from his redecorated man cave.</p>
  • The White House Crescent Office Has Undergone A Makeover

    09/03/2010 6:43:25 PM PDT · by Biggirl · 10 replies ^ | September 3, 2010 | annem040359
    The recent presentation of the changes to the Oval Office of President Barak Obama for all purposes has caused a lot of heat from those who wonder, is President Barak Obama a Muslim? Even if President Obama is a Christian, this very major change of the Oval Office is still very upsetting to people at a time when Americans are CONCERNED with REAL THINGS such as the economy. What I come away with is this one question:Does The Use Of Desert Colors Remind Him Of His Possible Muslim Heritage?
  • The Oval Office Goes Frat House Chic

    09/02/2010 1:48:30 PM PDT · by dselig · 56 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | Updated: 3:15 PM 09/01/2010 | By John Schlimm
    A friend shows me a photograph and asks, “Can you tell me what this is a picture of?” DUH, it’s clearly a room. Sure, I recognize it. “It’s our senior lounge from high school,” I reply. “That was so cool. People donated their old couches, chairs, and coffee tables for that room.” “No, it’s not the senior lounge,” my friend replies with a smirk. “Really? Ok then…um…Oh yeah, it’s the living room in my first off-campus apartment in college. I remember now. We got those two big old couches from the Salvation Army; we found those chairs on the street;...
  • The Permanent Campaign broacast straight from the Oval Office

    09/02/2010 7:47:31 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 11 replies
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 9/2/10 | Alaphiah
    If you are anything like me, after hearing the president’s Oval office speech you may be wondering why president Soetoro felt that he needed to give such a speech. As you probably surmised, this speech was not to announce the end of the Iraq war though he did certainly announce a “New Dawn” in the manner in which America, under his leadership, plans to invite attack from those who declared war on America . Obviously the “turn the page” media meme echoing at us throughout the day suggest that. No, this was a campaign speech broadcast from the Oval Office...
  • Oval Office gets Makeover

    08/31/2010 2:49:13 PM PDT · by lakeprincess · 61 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Aug. 31, 2010 | Jennifer Harper
    If President Obama's visitors ever grow bored, they can always read the mottoes woven into the border of the Oval Office's new rug. There are five of them, "of meaning to the president," around the perimeter of the rug, according to a White House spokesman, and they definitely are not from Disney. No "whistle while you work," in other words.
  • Caption: Obama's new digs

    08/31/2010 2:10:22 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 41 replies · 1+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 8/31/10 | Reuters
    One day in the Oval Office..
  • Check Out the Fancy Oval Office Makeover! (Awful, just awful..)

    08/31/2010 10:07:50 AM PDT · by jimbo123 · 123 replies
    Gawker ^ | 8/31/10 | Jim Newell
    Contractors were hard at work making over the Oval Office while the Obamas vacationed in Martha's Vineyard, installing a new rug, wallpaper, chairs, sofas, and tables. More photos of the hot new redesign, below.
  • A New Look for the Oval Office

    08/31/2010 8:55:44 AM PDT · by reaganaut1 · 126 replies
    New York Times ^ | August 31, 2010 | SHERYL GAY STOLBERG
    The Oval Office has gotten a makeover. When President Obama addresses the nation on Iraq on Tuesday night, he will do so from newly redecorated digs. The look, which includes new and reupholstered furniture and new paint and wallpaper, is more modern and tends toward neutral hues of brown and taupe, rather than the gold and yellow tones favored by his predecessor, George W. Bush. Gone is the sunburst rug that Mr. Bush loved so much; designed by his wife, Laura, he used to say it evoked a spirit of optimism. In its place is a more muted, mostly wheat...
  • Troops out Earlier than Obama's Campaign promised? Really?

    08/31/2010 7:39:09 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 7 replies
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 8/31/10 | Alaphiah
    Tonight president Barry Hussein Soetoro will attempt to claim credit for keeping his crystal clear un-bifurcated and unchanged campaign promise to end the Iraq war on March 31, 2008, end it in 2009 and end the war in 16 months after January 20, 2009, which would be May 2010. The president promised while campaigning that all troops would be out of Iraq by 2009. So if he never changed his promise how then is he now claiming he promised to withdraw just some of the troops by August 31, 2010 and reassign the remaining troops has support and training units...
  • Caption Obama and Gen. McChrystal

    06/22/2010 9:23:43 AM PDT · by Mind Freed · 34 replies
    22 Jun 10 | mind freed
    Gen. McChrystal meets with the person occupying the White House
  • President Obama stumbles over oil spill, but does not fall, with first Oval Office speech

    06/16/2010 2:06:42 PM PDT · by presidio9 · 50 replies · 1,055+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | Wednesday, June 16th 2010 | Joshua Greenman
    Around six months in, President Obama's supporters came to terms with the fact that he couldn't walk on water. Today, he's struggling to keep the crude oil off his nicely pressed suit. Given that challenge, Obama succeeded in his Oval Office speech last night, the first of his presidency. This was the President in his element: Framing a problem, rejecting partisan extremes, pushing forward with a clear vision and what sounded like common-sense solutions. He was focused, even a little feisty - and for the first time in weeks, didn't seem to be on the defensive. His update on the...
  • At Meeting, Obama Setting Terms for BP Claims Fund

    06/16/2010 7:51:07 AM PDT · by an amused spectator · 36 replies · 586+ views
    The New York Times ^ | June 16, 2010 | HELENE COOPER and JACKIE CALMES - NYT
    WASHINGTON — President Obama prepared on Wednesday to meet at the White House with top executives of BP, the company responsible for the catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, to demand that they set aside billions of dollars agree to pay claims stemming from the disaster in independently administered escrow account. The chairman of BP’s board, Carl-Henric Svanberg, will be told at the meeting “that he is to set aside whatever resources are required to compensate the workers and business owners who have been harmed as a result of his company’s recklessness,” the president said in a televised...
  • Live Thread: Obama State of the Sham Wow Address on the Gulf Oil Spill 8 P.M. EDT 6/15/10

    06/15/2010 4:10:30 PM PDT · by kristinn · 864 replies · 35,093+ views
    Tuesday, June 15, 2010 | Kristinn
    Live from the Oval Office! It's Barack Obama and the State of the Sham Wow, Gulf Oil Spill edition!Starring TOTUS as Barack Obama! Featuring: Robert Gibbs in a special YouTube after the speech infomercial.
  • Obama defending Gulf effort in Oval Office address

    06/15/2010 2:32:34 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 44 replies · 604+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 6/15/10 | Jennifer Loven - ap
    WASHINGTON – National anger rising, President Barack Obama is defending his efforts against the country's worst environmental disaster and hoping his first Oval Office address Tuesday night will stoke confidence that he can see the job through until the gushing oil is gone and Gulf Coast lives are back to normal. "We're going to fight back with everything that we've got," Obama said in Pensacola, Fla., capping a two-day inspection tour of the stricken region before flying back to Washington for his evening address to the nation. Eight weeks to the day after an offshore oil rig leased by BP...
  • Thanks for Reading My Blog Mr. President

    06/15/2010 8:10:55 AM PDT · by Alaphiah123 · 2 replies · 124+ views
    Creating Orwellian Worldview ^ | 6/15/10 | alaphiah
    On May 27, 2010 I posted that the Gulf Oil spill was president Soetoro’s 9/11. Well apparently, the president agrees with me because on June 13, 2010 the Politico reported that the President believes that the Gulf Oil Spill is his 9/11. (see article) Now I have no proof that the president actually read my blog…maybe he was briefed on it. (Lol) But it goes to show while all the other Bloggers and Media were in their echo chamber comparing the Gulf Oil spill with hurricane Katrina, your favorite blogger was the only one that had the insight to recognize...
  • Obama to Name Oil Recovery 'Czar' in First Oval Office Address

    06/15/2010 6:26:29 AM PDT · by kristinn · 98 replies · 1,588+ views
    AFP via ^ | Tuesday, June 15, 2010
    President Barack Obama, in his televised speech to the nation Tuesday, will announce the creation of an oil recovery “czar” to oversee progress in siphoning crude from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, his chief spokesman said. Speaking on ABC television’s “Good Morning America” program, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs said the position is envisioned as “somebody that will be in charge of a recovery plan, putting a recovery plan together...when we get past the cleanup and response phase of this disaster.”
  • A chilly chat for Bam & Bibi

    03/25/2010 3:07:03 AM PDT · by Scanian · 17 replies · 548+ views
    NY Post ^ | March 24, 2010 | ANDY SOLTIS
    President Obama welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House yesterday in an unusually low-profile follow-up to their public spat over reviving the long-dormant Mideast peace talks. The two men made no public statements afterward and press coverage of the Oval Office talks was barred -- in contrast to the warm, highly public reception Netanyahu got earlier on Capitol Hill. "We in Congress stand by Israel," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said at an all-smiles appearance before the cameras. "In Congress, we speak with one voice on the subject of Israel." House Republican leader John Boehner agreed: "We have...
  • Pictures behind Obama's Desk

    02/18/2010 12:09:46 PM PST · by airedale · 47 replies · 2,302+ views
    I saw a picture of the photos behind President Obama's desk in the Oval Office. I saw pictures of his kids and wife but I didn't see pictures of his mother, or grandmother and grandfather. The pictures were small so it was hard to tell what was in the older pictures framed on the library table. Are there pictures of his mother, grandmother and grandfather on his mothers side?
  • Wax models of Oval Office, Obama unveiled in Vegas ( at Madame Tussauds)

    02/15/2010 12:03:13 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 37 replies · 806+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 2/15/10 | AP
    LAS VEGAS – A wax museum on the Las Vegas Strip is unveiling a statue of President Barack Obama in a replica of the Oval Office just in time for Presidents Day. ... The museum says the Oval Office model is its only replica of the room west of the Mississippi River. It says the model of Obama standing behind his desk with his arms folded cost $300,000.
  • Enemies Within: Radical Islam's Infiltration of the Federal Government

    01/13/2010 3:41:49 PM PST · by La Lydia · 1 replies · 314+ views
    Jawa Report ^ | January 13, 2010 | Rusty Ansarsunnah
    There's nothing new in Bill Whittle's expose of radical Islam's influence in Washington, D.C. Long time readers of The Jawa Report will have known this from countless stories. Knowing this, then why am I still reeling? Go check them out at the links below. The Islamic Infiltration, Part 1: Inside Our Government, Armed With Our Secrets The Islamic Infiltration, Part 2: From Influence to Insurrection I'm not 100% on board with the conclusions made by Bill Whittle's sources. I think much of the influence the Muslim Brotherhood has on US policy is made not so much out of a concerted...
  • Is Obama Lazy? (PROOF)

    09/30/2009 12:16:19 PM PDT · by mojitojoe · 277 replies · 10,746+ views
    Capitol News ^ | 3/7//2009 | Rick Moran
    All we're getting is whispers from the press, of course, A raised eyebrow here, a sad shake of the head there. But the picture that is emerging of Barack Obama, the executive, is not very flattering if you look between the lines.
  • The White House's missing documents (Unannounced Executive Orders)

    02/17/2009 10:16:29 PM PST · by Sammy67 · 48 replies · 3,300+ views
    YahooNews ^ | 2/17/09 | Gerstein
    In his first weeks in office, President Barack Obama shut down his predecessor’s system for reviewing regulations, realigned and expanded two key White House policymaking bodies and extended economic sanctions against parties to the conflict in the African nation of Cote D’Ivoire. Despite the intense scrutiny a president gets just after the inauguration, Obama managed to take all these actions with nary a mention from the White House press corps. The moves escaped notice because they were never announced by the White House Press Office and were never placed on the White House web site. They came to light only...
  • Buchanan: Never Seen A Prez In Shirtsleeves In Oval Office Before

    01/22/2009 8:34:40 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 80 replies · 3,968+ views
    FinkelBlog ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Pat Buchanan has seen many a president move through the Oval Office, but never one dressed the way Pres. Obama was yesterday. On today’s Morning Joe, Buchanan reacted to a photo on the front page of the Wall Street Journal. MIKA BRZEZINSKI: Pat, you took note of the front page of the Wall Street Journal. Something doesn’t seem right to you. JOE SCARBOROUGH: Pat, you’re a little concerned. BRZEZINSKI: He’s very concerned. Pat, I’m going to hold it up. PAT BUCHANAN: I’m surprised. BRZEZINSKI: You’re surprised? BUCHANAN: Yeah. In the Oval Office, the President of the United States. I have...