So Valerie Jarrett Obama’s long time crony now has a degree in economics, or at least a passing aquaintance with it? Her quote in the Daily Standard says it all:
People who receive that unemployment check go out and spend it and help stimulate the economy, so that’s healthy as well.”
So President Obama didn’t turn down the Keystone Pipeline? Mr Carney’s logic is a thing to behold, somewhat like Ms. Jarretts. Must be an administration thing.
Later in the briefing, Carney says it is the Republicans’ fault.
The Supreme court is going to allow the Obama administration more time to convince it that Obamacare is constitutional?
The Supreme Court has announced it will allow a full six hours for oral arguments over constitutional challenges to President Obama’s health care law, granting the case the longest hearing in recent history.
“In the beginning the organizer’s first job is to create the issues or problems.”
It’s February, nine months before a presidential election, and only 22 percent of Americans say they are satisfied with the way things are going. Voters haven’t been this unhappy with the country since George H.W. Bush’s presidency, when only 21 percent of Americans reported being happy with the country’s direction. And before that, the lowest approval rating was 19 percent during Jimmy Carter’s first term.-USNews
A planned proposal before the Senate would make it a crime to possess a toy gun that has its required markings removed or by having a real gun that is made up to look like a toy.
The median price of a home sold in Detroit in December was $7,500, according to Realcomp, a listing service.
Not $75,000. Remove a zero — it’s seven thousand five hundred dollars, substantially less than the lowest-price car on the new-car market.-Chicago Tribune
But locals have yet to take advantage. The average home price in Detroit fell 7.5 percent in the October-December quarter, to $73,200, the lowest in the nation, according to Zillow.com.-msnbc from 2011
Rear Adm. Brian L. Losey, the top U.S. special operations commander for Africa, said Wednesday that U.S. troops are now stationed in bases in Uganda, Congo, South Sudan and the Central African Republic.
The Obama administration is starting to shut down a program that deputized local police officers to act as immigration agents.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have trained local officers around the country to act as their agencies’ immigration officers. Working either in jails or in the field, the officers can check the immigration status of suspects and place immigration holds on them.- USAToday
The program had been criticized by Homeland Security inspector general reports, which found that local officers were not being properly trained and there was not enough oversight to ensure that local agencies weren’t using the program to engage in racial profiling.
El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen said the woman was a 48-year-old mother who was pushing a child in a stroller when she was shot in the upper right calf.Allen said that the bullet came from a gunfight between carjackers and law enforcement in Juarez.-El Paso Times
“People get struck by lightning, too, and that doesn’t make us stay indoors when there is a rainstorm.”
We have met the enemy and he is us. – Pogo