- New York Magazine 00:49June 23, 2021Will Young and Minority Voters Save Democrats in 2022?With or without some help from Donald Trump, Democrats need to keep the voters who surged to the polls in 2018 and 2020 engaged.
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- Business Insider 15:11June 22, 2021Obama backed Joe Manchin's compromise on voting rights, saying it's the best chance to stop GOP voter suppressionObama urged lawmakers to broker a deal for a bill defending voting rights, which are being altered in many states to make it harder to vote.
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- Breitbart News 02:44June 22, 2021Obama Pushes Federal Election Takeover Bill Despite Self-Made 'Policy' Not to Weigh In on 'Day to Day Scrum'Former President Barack Obama said Monday that Congress should work to pass voting rights legislation, claiming "democracy long-term" could be at risk.
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- The Guardian 01:49June 22, 2021Obama backs Manchin’s voting rights compromise before crucial Senate voteFormer president calls Democrats’ proposal a ‘product of compromise’ and says the future of the country is at stakeBarack Obama has backed conservative West Virginia Democratic senator Joe Manchin’s voting rights proposal, calling it a “product of compromise” as the landmark legislation struggles towards a crucial vote in the US Senate on Tuesday.The former US president weighed in, as did his wife and former first lady, Michelle Obama, decrying Republican efforts in many statehouses across the country to bring in new laws that restrict voting, and urging Congress to pass federal legislation “before it’s too late”. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 21:28June 17, 2021Joe Biden Vows to Expand Obamacare After Supreme Court DecisionBiden boasted that Obamacare survived more than a decade of political attacks from Republicans and survived three significant Supreme Court challenges.
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- Breitbart News 21:20June 15, 2021Nolte: Tucker Carlson More than Doubled Barack Obama's CNNLOL AudienceFailed former President Barack Obama appeared on CNNLOL last week and pulled in less than half as many viewers as Tucker Carlson.
< Media, Anderson Cooper, Barack Obama, CNN, John Nolte, ratings, Tucker Carlson >
- Business Insider 12:32June 15, 2021Bill Gates released his 5-book summer reading list, themed around the conflict between humans and natureBill Gates 2021 summer reading list contains four non-fiction books, including "A Promised Land," Barack Obama's memoir.
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- New York Magazine 21:31June 14, 2021McConnell All But Admits He Would Never Confirm a Biden Supreme Court PickWith McConnell pledging obstruction, Democrats need to make the Supreme Court a major campaign issue for the midterms.
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- Business Insider 19:08June 11, 2021Ariel Investments' John Rogers touted value stocks, trumpeted Barack Obama's investing potential, and reflected on beating Michael Jordan at basketballThe fund manager predicted an epic comeback for value stocks and underscored Obama's competitive streak and work ethic in a new profile.
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- Business Insider 16:30June 9, 2021Tucker Carlson called Obama a 'hater' for saying that right-wing outlets capitalize on white people's fearsObama said in an interview with CNN that certain right-wing media outlets "monetize and capitalize on stoking the fear" of demographic change.
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- Breitbart News 05:55June 9, 2021CNN's Lemon: Believing in Birtherism 'National Progression' into Believing Trump WonCNN anchor Don Lemon said Tuesday that those who believed former President Barack Obama was not born in Hawaii were being led into believing former President Donald Trump won the 2020 presidential election.
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- Business Insider 20:23June 8, 2021Obama says he never thought 'dark spirits' would take over the Republican Party: 'We have to worry'Republicans have taken positions that "would be unrecognizable and unacceptable even five years ago," Obama told CNN's Anderson Cooper.
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- Breitbart News 05:48June 8, 2021Obama: 'Certain Right-Wing Media' Monetizing Stoking Fears of White AmericansFormer President Barack Obama said Monday during an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper that "certain right-wing media venues" were monetizing, stoking fears of white Americans.
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- Breitbart News 05:27June 8, 2021Obama: Worrisome Republicans 'Cowed' to Neo-Nazi-Praising Trump by Assaulting VotingFormer President Barack Obama said Monday during an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper that it is cause for concern that the Republican Party "cowed" to former President Donald Trump's claims of fraud in the 2020 presidential election by passing restrictive voting laws.
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- Breitbart News 03:24June 5, 2021Hollywood Celebrities Push Gun Control with #WearOrange CampaignHollywood celebrities, a former Presidents turned film producer, and entire media networks are pushing gun control with the #WearOrange campaign this weekend.
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- Breitbart News 17:21June 4, 2021Democrats Complain GOP 'Running out the Clock' on InfrastructureDemocrats complain Republicans are "running out the clock" on infrastructure negotiations to potentially harm Democrats during the 2022 midterm elections.
< Economy, Politics, Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama, Jim Messina, Joe Biden, Obamacare >
- Business Insider 18:57June 1, 2021Obama says he 'absolutely' wants to know more about UFOs and hopes they can unite us if they're realObama said a confirmation of alien contact would hopefully "solidify people's sense that what we have in common is a little more important."
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- Breitbart News 16:27June 1, 2021Barack Obama: Coronavirus Pandemic 'A Teachable Moment' About Government Spending TrillionsFormer President Barack Obama described the coronavirus pandemic as "a teachable moment" for Americans who appeared hesitant about the government spending trillions.
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- Breitbart News 15:03June 1, 2021Barack Obama: Joe Biden 'Finishing the Job' with My Former Staff'President Barack Obama said in an interview published Tuesday his former Vice President Joe Biden was finishing the work he began to redistribute wealth through programs like Obamacare.
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- Breitbart News 15:52May 30, 2021Joe Biden Ignores Rolling to Remember Motorcycle RallyPresident Joe Biden will ignore the annual Rolling to Remember motorcycle rally in Washington, DC, on Memorial Day despite past presidents taking part in the day's events.
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- The Guardian(UK) 19:52May 28, 2021‘I wanted young people to see my journey’: Obama to Rashford on ZoomFormer US president and England footballer discuss activism and inspiring others to create changeBarack Obama and Marcus Rashford have teamed up to encourage young people to shape their own destinies and the societies in which they live. The former US president and the Manchester United and England forward met in a Zoom meeting arranged by Penguin Books, and posted to YouTube on Friday, to discuss the motivations behind their own activism and their eagerness to inspire others to create change.“The thing I want young people to see is that even in the highest reaches of power, where I’m sitting with world leaders and we’re trying to design a programme to deal with climate change or end a war or address a major world economic crisis, it’s still just humans,” said Obama. “It’s still just people. So often for many young people, particularly young people who are poor or don’t come from well-connected families or young people of colour or women or people of different sexual orientation, so often we feel like outsiders, not sure we belong at the table in making those decisions. Continue reading...
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- Breitbart News 13:11May 28, 2021Frank Gaffney on 'Breaking the News': 'Extraordinary Book' from a Man Fighting 'the War for the Free World' in 'the Battlespace of Ideas'Frank Gaffney praised Alex Marlow’s Breaking the News as "an extraordinary book" by a man fighting in "the war for the free world."
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- The Guardian 02:00May 28, 2021Marcus Rashford and Barack Obama share ‘surreal’ Zoom conversationManchester United striker and ex-president discuss youth‘When president Obama speaks, all you want to do is listen’Marcus Rashford has spoken with former US president Barack Obama to discuss the power young people can have to make change in society.Rashford, the Manchester United and England striker, met virtually with the 44th president of the United States in a Zoom conversation organised by Penguin Books. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 17:32May 26, 2021Manchin is in no rush to strike an infrastructure deal with Republicans - and it's giving some Democrats 'bad flashbacks' to futile Obamacare talks 12 years agoMax Baucus was a chief Obamacare architect. He and a former aide to Harry Reid told Insider the infrastructure talks are going down the same road.
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- Breitbart News 22:10May 25, 2021Barack and Michelle Obama Pay Tribute to George Floyd, Claim Last Year Has 'Given Us Reasons to Hope'Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama paid tribute to George Floyd on the one-year anniversary of his death, urging Americans to turn action into "meaningful reform" and concluding that the last year -- which saw a wave of violent protests and riots resulting in injured police officers and damaged businesses -- has "given us reasons to hope."
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- Business Insider 18:25May 25, 2021Obama says there are 'reasons to hope' in tweets honoring George Floyd on the one-year anniversary of his death"George Floyd was murdered one year ago today. Since then, hundreds more Americans have died in encounters with police," the former president said.
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- Business Insider 21:40May 24, 2021Biden's attempts to find economic common ground with Republicans threaten to stall out with $1.5 trillion dividing themProgressives are calling for Biden to abandon infrastructure talks with Republicans, arguing that plays for bipartisanship aren't taken seriously.
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- Business Insider 21:30May 24, 2021Obama suggested Trump rename the Iran Nuclear Deal the 'Trump Anti-Nuclear Deal' when they met at the White House, according to new bookObama's strategy at the 2016 Oval Office meeting was to "start by buttering up Trump," according to a copy of a forthcoming book obtained by Insider.
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- Breitbart News 03:12May 22, 2021Joe Biden Boasts He Achieved Israeli Ceasefire Quicker than Barack ObamaJoe Biden noted that the last time hostilities broke out in Israel during Obama's watch it took 56 days and six months to negotiate a ceasefire.
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- Huffington Post UK 12:57May 21, 2021Michelle Obama's Secret Service Agent Exposes 'Shockingly' Racist Abuse Directed At First Lady
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- Business Insider 16:46May 20, 2021Obama was peeved at being called 'aloof' by reporters and vented, 'Motherf---ers, I'm aloof with you because I don't want to talk to you,' a forthcoming book saysObama also said the Tea Party is a group of "racist motherf---ers" and called Trump a "f---ing lunatic," according to excerpts of an upcoming book.
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- Huffington Post UK 12:12May 20, 2021Stephen Colbert Can Totally Imagine Obama Calling Trump A 'Corrupt Motherf**ker'
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- Business Insider 22:59May 19, 2021Obama said the right-wing Tea Party movement consisted of 'racist motherf---ers,' new book saysObama reportedly unloaded on the GOP-aligned group in private and also referred to Trump as a "f---ing lunatic" and a "corrupt motherf---er."
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- Business Insider 21:51May 19, 2021Obama called Trump a 'corrupt motherf---er,' a 'racist, sexist pig,' and a 'f---ing lunatic': bookWhile the two have long clashed, the details of Obama's harsher language toward Trump have not been as widely reported.
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- Business Insider 05:52May 19, 2021Obama jokes he was told there's no secret government alien lab but said video of UFOs is real"I was like alright, is there the lab somewhere where we're keeping the alien specimens and spaceship? ...the answer was no," Obama joked.
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- Huffington Post UK 17:09May 18, 2021Obama Was Heartened By How Trolls Responded To The Death of His Dog
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- Huffington Post UK 12:49May 18, 2021Obama Reveals The Alien Question He First Asked As President
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- Breitbart News 15:46May 10, 2021Joe Biden Blames Law Enforcement for Fueling 'Distrust' in Police Week Statement Honoring the FallenPresident Joe Biden blamed law enforcement for fueling "distrust" in minority communities in his proclamation declaring Peace Officers Memorial Day and "Police Week."
< Crime, Law and Order, Politics, Barack Obama, Black Lives Matter, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, National Peace Officers' Memorial Day, Police, police week >
- New York Magazine 05:31May 9, 2021The Obama Family’s First Dog, Bo, Has DiedThe Obamas’ beloved Portuguese water dog, who became a White House celebrity in his own right, was 12.
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- Snopes 01:10May 9, 2021Obama Dog Bo, Once a White House Celebrity, Dies From CancerNews of Bo's passing was shared by Obama and his wife Michelle on Instagram, where both expressed sorrow at the passing of a dog the former president described as a “true friend and loyal companion.”
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- Breitbart News 19:39May 7, 2021Michelle Obama: Black Lives Matter 'Taking to the Streets Because They Have To'Former first lady Michelle Obama said on Friday's broadcast of "CBS This Morning" that people take to the street in Black Lives Matter protests because they had to.
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- Huffington Post UK 17:47May 7, 2021Michelle Obama Says She Fears For Her Daughters Every Time They Get In A Car
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- Breitbart News 00:52May 7, 2021Jen Psaki: It's 'Maddening' People Keep Asking Joe Biden to Visit the BorderWhite House press secretary Jen Psaki expressed her frustration with people asking why President Joe Biden will not visit the Southern border in an interview she gave as the migrant crisis continues.
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- Business Insider 16:42May 4, 2021Tucker Carlson calls Barack Obama a 'creepy old guy' and attacks him for urging Americans to get the COVID-19 vaccineObama filmed a public service announcement to encourage vaccination. Tucker called it "a creepy little video telling small children to get the shot."
< Politics, News, Barack Obama, Tucker Carlson, Vaccine, coronavirus >
- Business Insider 14:05May 4, 2021Situation Room meetings about the 2011 bin Laden raid were named 'Mickey Mouse meeting' to ensure its secrecy, new account saysThirty military, intelligence, and West Wing officials recounted to Politico how the 2011 hit on Osama bin Laden hit was planned in the White House.
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- Snopes 22:56May 3, 2021Is Obama Speaking at a ‘Benghazi Memorial’ Dedication?This photograph of Obama posing next to a sign has been digitally altered in the past.
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- Breitbart News 19:16May 3, 2021Obama Participates in Tik Tok Video Encouraging Young People to Get Vaccinated: Do It 'As Soon As You Can'Former President Barack Obama participated in a Tik Tok video to encourage young people to get vaccinated for the Chinese coronavirus.
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- Business Insider 21:26May 2, 2021Biden remembered 'the courage and skill' of US forces on 10-year anniversary of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden"We kept the promise to all those who lost loved ones on 9/11: that we would never forget those we had lost," Biden said in a statement.
< Politics, Military & Defense, Joe Biden, 9/11 attacks, Osama bin Laden, Al Qaeda, Terrorism, US Special Forces, Barack Obama, Afghanistan War >
- Business Insider 19:30May 2, 2021Obama thanked Navy SEAL McRaven for overseeing the bin Laden raid by gifting him a tape measureThe unusual gift was a kind of inside joke, a reference to something Obama said after the SEALs brought bin Laden's body back.
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- Breitbart News 04:36May 2, 2021Mitt Romney Booed During Speech at Utah GOP ConventionSen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) took the stage at the Utah GOP convention on Saturday where he was booed by several of those in attendance.
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