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Paul Ryan Blames Obama In Rise Of The Islamic State

MILWAUKEE (AP) — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan blamed the Obama administration Tuesday for contributing to the circumstances that led to the swift ascent of the Islamic State, a militant group that purportedly beheaded a second American journalist in two weeks. Ryan had been taking questions from a panel of reporters during a Milwaukee luncheon when […]

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Paul Ryan Blames Obama In Rise Of The Islamic State

MILWAUKEE (AP) — U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan blamed the Obama administration Tuesday for contributing to the circumstances that led to the swift ascent of the Islamic State, a militant group that purportedly beheaded a second American journalist in two weeks. Ryan had been taking questions from a panel of reporters during a Milwaukee luncheon when […]

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President Obama departs Washington for a trip to Estonia and Wales

Obama increases U.S. force protecting embassy in Baghdad

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama has ordered an increase of about 350 troops in Baghdad to protect the U.S. Embassy in the Iraqi capital and is sending top officials to the Middle East to "build a stronger regional partnership" against Islamic State militants, the White House said on Tuesday. The White […]

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Lawmakers tell Obama ‘we must go after ISIS,’ after new video surfaces

Congressional lawmakers urged the Obama administration to crank up the offensive against the Islamic State after another video surfaced purporting to show the graphic execution of an American journalist. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Obama Appeals to Supporters for November Votes

President Barack Obama used a Labor Day speech Monday in Milwaukee to accuse congressional Republicans of blocking policies meant to boost the fortunes of struggling Americans. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Obama to Reassure Baltic States

President Barack Obama will travel to Estonia this week intending to reassure the region, rattled by Russia’s incursion into Ukraine, that NATO remains committed to defending its Baltic members. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Radical Islam, Obama Incompetence & 9/11/14

Joe Curl, Wash Times Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Obama delivers remarks at Laborfest 2014 at Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Amid foreign crises, Obama takes solace in U.S. economic turnaround

By Steve Holland MILWAUKEE (Reuters) – Throughout much of his presidency, Barack Obama has been under siege about the state of the U.S. With his handling of foreign policy under fire in confronting challenges from Ukraine to the Middle East, Obama made a Labor Day trek to Milwaukee's annual Laborfest event to underscore how he […]

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Obama Takes to Road to Push Rise in Minimum Wage

With the midterm elections in sight, President Obama went to Milwaukee to try to refocus attention on an economic policy issue that could help his party. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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U.S. President Obama answers questions ahead of national security council meeting at the White House in Washington

Obama notifies Congress of ordering air strikes in Iraq’s Amerli

President Barack Obama formally notified the U.S. Congress on Monday that he had authorized air strikes and humanitarian airdrops over the weekend in the Iraqi Shi’ite town of Amerli where Islamic State militants had trapped the civilian population. Iraqi security forces backed by Shi'ite militias on Sunday broke the two-month siege of Amerli and entered […]

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