Barack Obama

Michelle Obama claimed last week that her husband, former President Barack Obama, could have built his presidential library anywhere in the world because “so many people” feel that Obama is “their president.” “Barack’s presidential library could have been anywhere in the world because there are so many people who feel like he is their president
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Former national security adviser Susan Rice slammed President Donald Trump for storing the notes from his phone conservation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on a top-secret server — then admitted the Obama administration stored communications on the same server. Speaking at the Texas Tribune Festival, Rice tore into the Trump administration for “unprecedented” actions, claiming
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In an exclusive report Monday, CNN placed at least partial blame on President Donald Trump after the CIA was forced to move to extract a high-level asset with connections to Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2017. However, new reporting revealed that not only is Trump not to blame for the spy extraction but also that
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Former Vice President and presidential candidate Joe Biden appeared on Thursday’s “Late Night with Stephen Colbert,” where he discussed appointing former President Barack Obama to the Supreme Court and more. What are the details? During a lengthy exchange with Colbert, Biden said that if he received the Democratic nomination for president and unseated incumbent President
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NBC News published a controversial story Monday in an apparent attempt to connect Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s great-great grandfathers’ slave-owning history to the Kentucky Republican’s modern-day opposition to reparations. While NBC was widely scorned for the story — including by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) who said it is “stunning to see a major news
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Joe Biden’s latest head-scratching comment is the result of either an incredibly selective memory, alarming forgetfulness, or blatant lying on the topic of Russian election interference. Biden was on CNN’s “New Day” when the topic of Russia came up, and Biden talked tough about how Russia would not, and did not, interfere with any elections
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Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.) has called for an investigation into the Environmental Protection Agency to determine whether the agency broke federal law by granting small oil refineries waivers to bypass regulations mandating that corn ethanol be mixed into their gasoline supply. However, the liberal lawmaker was silent when the Obama administration granted the exact same
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Former President Barack Obama took Hillary Clinton’s 2016 election loss to heart, seeing it as a rejection of his legacy, according to a recent update to a book about Obama. In “Obama: The Call of History” by New York Times White House correspondent Peter Baker, some new details about Obama’s reaction to President Donald Trump’s
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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein blasted the Obama administration’s handling of the Russia investigation, rebuked the mainstream media’s coverage of the investigation, and defended his role in the probe on Thursday, the first time Rosenstein has spoken publicly about the investigation since the release of the Mueller report last week. Rosenstein oversaw the investigation after
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Several politicians and news outlets used an odd euphemism to describe the hundreds of Christians who were slaughtered in bombings on Easter in the country of Sri Lanka. Here’s what they said instead. “The attacks on tourists and Easter worshippers in Sri Lanka are an attack on humanity,” former President Barack Obama tweeted. “On a
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren avoided answering a college student who asked her during a CNN town hall how she would be different from former President Barack Obama if she were elected. Warren and Obama have significant history with one another. In 2010, Obama picked Warren to create the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a federal watchdog agency
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Former President Barack Obama’s first White House counsel expects to be charged in connection with alleged crimes uncovered during special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, according to The Washington Post. Former Obama aide Gregory Craig was interviewed twice by Mueller’s office as a part of Mueller’s investigation into former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort. Why
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Former President Barack Obama gave a different take on the immigration debate than the ones that typically come out of the Democratic Party during a speech in Berlin, according to Newsweek. What’s he doing in Berlin? Obama was speaking during a town hall event for young leaders in Europe over the weekend. European countries are
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Former President Barack Obama took aim at his own party over the weekend, sounding warning sirens over the Democratic Party’s race to the far-left. What did Obama say? During an Obama Foundation town hall in Berlin Saturday, Obama warned that 2020 Democratic presidential candidates are forming a “circular firing squad” that targets one another for
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Newly released transcripts from a controversial former FBI lawyer’s testimony before Congress show that the FBI was considering charging Hillary Clinton in 2016 when the Department of Justice shut down the possibility. Lisa Page was identified as the other side of a text message conversation with FBI agent Peter Strzok that derided then-candidate Donald Trump
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Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) finally made headlines on Friday for reasons unrelated to accusations of anti-Semitism. In an interview with Politico Magazine, Omar harshly criticized former President Barack Obama for policies that dominated his administration, which Omar and other progressive lawmakers believe contributed to the current political climate. “We can’t be only upset with Trump,”
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The Daily Mail published two reports about Malia Obama, the daughter of former President Barack Obama, but liberals are falsely accusing conservatives of expressing outrage over the stories. The 20 year-old was captured in photos sipping expensive rosé in a bikini with her friends in Miami, Florida. In another report, posts from her secret Facebook
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As President Donald Trump readies to address the nation Tuesday night about the need for a border wall, Campus Reform’s Cabot Phillips threw some interesting light on the issue with a recent visit to American University in Washington, D.C., where he recited to students some quotes from “Trump” on border security. But what they didn’t
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An Obama-era standard that maintained companies are liable for illegal labor practices by their contractors or franchisees was too broad, a federal appeals court ruled Friday. The ruling spelled a victory for business groups that have worked to get the standard overturned. What was the ruling? In a 2-1 ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals
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Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) made it clear Sunday that former President Barack Obama’s excuse for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq in 2011 was “a complete lie.” What did Graham say? During a wide-ranging interview with CNN’s Dana Bash on “State of the Union” Sunday, Graham was asked about comments he recently made, when he said
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A federal appeals court ruled Friday that an Obama-era labor law that made businesses responsible for labor violations committed by contractors was too broad, Reuters reports. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) ruled in 2015 that companies and franchisers with “indirect and direct control” of employees could be held liable for labor violations committed
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Conservative commentator Bill Mitchell claimed on Twitter that former President Barack Obama’s campaign paid the single-largest fine in Federal Election Commission (FEC) history. Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign paid the largest single fine to the FEC for campaign finance violations in history. Why didn’t anyone go to jail? — Bill Mitchell (@mitchellvii) December 9, 2018 (Article
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  by Nick Givas Former president of Shell Oil Company John Hofmeister said former President Barack Obama had nothing to do with America’s increased oil production and actually frustrated many areas of the energy sector. (Article Continues Below Advertisement) Obama claimed he was responsible for America’s recent oil boom during an event hosted by Rice University’s Baker Institute
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