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Obama nominates McDonald to head the Veterans Administration in Washington

Obama’s veterans agency nominee vows corporate-style discipline

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama's nominee to fix the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged on Tuesday to bring corporate-style discipline and accountability to the troubled agency plagued by healthcare delays and accusations of mismanagement and fraud. Bob McDonald, the former chief executive officer of Procter & Gamble Co, the world's […]

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Why Obama’s Executive Order Is so Necessary

Katie McDonough, Salon Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Obama’s New Executive Order & Religious Liberty

Todd Starnes, FOX Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Barney Frank: Hillary Clinton Is To Barack Obama’s Left

BARNEY FRANK: People should go back to the 2008 primary campaign, where he was in fact supportive of Hillary Clinton versus Barack Obama. Obama was more to the left of Hillary in the kind of impression and sense that he was the counter-cultural candidate. But on substance, for instance on healthcare, go back, Paul Krugman […]

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Krauthammer: Obama’s remarks on Malaysia airliner reflect philosophy of disinterest

Charles Krauthammer told viewers Friday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that President Obama’s first public remarks on the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine were “passive” and a part of a philosophy of disinterest. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Obama’s Foreign Policy Shortcomings

David Ignatius, Washington PostWASHINGTON — When Attorney General Eric Holder says that the Islamic State that has taken root in Iraq and Syria poses a “deadly” threat, and that he has “extreme, extreme concern” about its bomb-makers, that sounds like an emergency. Yet the Obama administration hasn’t settled on a coordinated, aggressive response that might […]

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5 Things About Obama’s Legal Setback on Reviewing Foreign Investments

A federal appeals court on Tuesday faulted the Obama administration’s treatment of a Chinese-owned company that saw the U.S. government block its deal for Oregon wind farms on national security grounds. Here are five things to know about the ruling: 1) The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejectedthe administration’s argument that […]

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Capital Journal Daybreak: Obama’s Summer Escape | Iran Copes With Mounting Problems

The Journal’s morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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GOP opposition grows to Obama’s billion-dollar request to fix immigration, border crisis

Republicans escalated their opposition Sunday to President Obama’s request for $ 3.7 billion to help fix the illegal immigration crisis at the southern U.S. border — posing alternatives and arguing they can resolve immediate problems for less money. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Obama’s Understated Foreign Policy Gains

Michael Cohen, NY TimesIt’s been a pretty good couple of weeks for American foreign policy. No, seriously.On June 23, the last of Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile was loaded onto a Danish freighter to be destroyed. The following day, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia asked his Parliament to rescind the permission that it had given […]

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