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Michael Jordan Says Barack Obama Is ‘S—-y’ at Golf – Bleacher Report


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Michael Jordan Says Barack Obama Is 'S—-y' at Golf
Bleacher Report
The Charlotte Hornets owner corked off his latest truth torpedo during a recent sit-down with Ahmad Rashad, saying in so many words that President Barack Obama is a slow, terrible golfer. SB Nation's Michael Katz spotted video of the chat. Rashad
Michael Jordan Keeps It Real, Calls Barack Obama A "Shitty Golfer"Deadspin
Michael Jordan calls President Obama a sh**** golferCBSSports.com
Michael Jordan: Barack Obama Is a 'Hack' and a 'Sh—y' GolferGolf.com
TMZ.com -USA TODAY -NESN.com
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Posted on 31 October 2014 | 12:00 am

Obama speaks at rally for Michaud in Portland – Bangor Daily News


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Obama speaks at rally for Michaud in Portland
Bangor Daily News
Obama's visit is part of a campaign swing through Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania in support of Democratic gubernatorial candidates. The president's visit is sure to energize partisan Democrats, but to some degree it gives Republicans a rallying
On the Campaign Trail, Obama Reveals an Activity He Really Enjoys Doing: 'It's TheBlaze.com
Guest opinion: Barack Obama plays bewildered bystanderBillings Gazette
Charles Krauthammer – Barack Obama, bewildered bystanderPetoskey News-Review
Yahoo News -fox6now.com -Indian Express
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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 10:07 pm

Barack Obama: The Man Who Doesn’t Do Theater and Photo Ops – RushLimbaugh.com (subscription)


Barack Obama: The Man Who Doesn't Do Theater and Photo Ops
RushLimbaugh.com (subscription)
RUSH: Barack Obama. Speaking of Ebola and Ebola doctors, have you seen by now the Obama photo-op with the number of doctors and nurses who have returned from Ebola countries, many of whom are still in the 21-day monitoring period? Obama goes …

Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:19 pm

7 times Democrats wished Barack Obama would go away – CNN


CNN

7 times Democrats wished Barack Obama would go away
CNN
(CNN) — With President Barack Obama's approval rating hovering in the low to mid-40s — it was 45% in CNN/ORC International's recent poll –Democrats in tough contests are largely keeping their distance from the president's tarnished reputation.
Seven Key Democrats To Obama: Go Away!Breitbart News (blog)

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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 5:00 pm

What’s Gone Wrong for/with Barack Obama? – Huffington Post


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What's Gone Wrong for/with Barack Obama?
Huffington Post
The mid-term election is still days away, but it sure isn't looking good fro President Barack Obama and Democrats. With his job approval rating down precipitously since his strong 2012 re-election performance, Democrats are on the ropes and on the run.
Barack Obama's Smart Political Play: Go for the GovernorshipsThe Nation. (blog)
Can Michelle Obama really rescue Barack's toxic legacy?Telegraph.co.uk
Mid-term election is about nothing — except Barack ObamaMiamiHerald.com
Yahoo News -Newsweek -Reuters
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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 4:59 pm

President Barack Obamas legacy pitch – Politico


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President Barack Obamas legacy pitch
Politico
Everywhere he goes these days, President Barack Obama talks about his economic legacy in a way that he's been reluctant to do before — as an indisputable success, even as he acknowledges there's much left to fix. White House officials say this is a …
Obama held secret meeting on response to Hurricane SandyWashington Times
Obama is coming to Queensland, but US press may skip G209news.com.au

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Posted on 30 October 2014 | 9:11 am

Top 10 ways Barack Obama has muzzled American media – RT


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Top 10 ways Barack Obama has muzzled American media
RT
After US President Barack Obama entered office in 2009 pledging transparency and open government, it was a refreshing wind of change from the locked-down Bush years. The reality, however, has fallen dramatically short of the promise.

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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 7:33 pm

Barack Obama says you can’t get Ebola from riding on a bus or plane – PolitiFact


Barack Obama says you can't get Ebola from riding on a bus or plane
PolitiFact
President Barack Obama has sought to assuage fears about Ebola in the face of panic and misinformation. In his Oct. 18 weekly address, he called on people to "be guided by the science and "remember the basic facts." "Ebola is actually a difficult

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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 6:50 pm

Barack Obama Finds a Midterm Mission – U.S. News & World Report


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Barack Obama Finds a Midterm Mission
U.S. News & World Report
They're figuring you won't think you can make a difference,” a visibly animated Obama said at a Milwaukee high school in an area where he captured 99 percent of the vote in 2012. “Don't be cynical. Be hopeful. Cynicism is a choice. And hope is a better …
Dave Gray: Reject Barack Obama's ally by voting for Scott WalkerMadison.com
Obama Rallies Wisconsin Democrats for Mary BurkeTIME
Obama pushes for Burke in Milwaukee as Walker campaigns in WausauMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
Green Bay Press Gazette -Washington Times -PBS NewsHour
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Posted on 29 October 2014 | 5:44 pm

“Campaigner”-in-Chief: President Barack Obama stops in Milwaukee to stump … – fox6now.com


“Campaigner”-in-Chief: President Barack Obama stops in Milwaukee to stump
fox6now.com
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — With exactly one week until Election Day, Air Force One touched down in Milwaukee on Tuesday, October 28th, and President Barack Obama took part in a private fundraiser downtown, before campaigning for Democratic challenger for …

Posted on 29 October 2014 | 2:09 am

Obama News – Yahoo!News

TV space for campaign ads hard to find this late

TV space for campaign ads hard to find this lateA Democratic super PAC wanted to run a 30-second ad during a Friday evening newscast on New Hampshire's one network station — and was even willing to shell out the $10,000 that the station demanded. Hours …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 11:16 am

Myanmar’s leaders seek to revive peace talks, maintain reforms

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign event for U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, who is running for Governor of Maine, in MaineBy Aung Hla Tun and Paul Mooney YANGON (Reuters) – Myanmar's political and ethnic leaders agreed on Friday to work together on reforms and peace talks ahead of a 2015 election after U.S. President Barack Obama urged the government to make every effort to end ethnic conflict. The president and the military chief met opposition parties and ethnic minority groups at a roundtable meeting in the capital Naypyitaw, the first meeting of its kind in the Southeast Asian nation. …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:36 am

Soldier or civilian, Ebola protocols not the same

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel speaks during a briefing at the Pentagon, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Hagel ordered military men and women helping fight Ebola to undergo 21-day quarantines that start upon their return _ instead of their last exposure to an Ebola patient. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. soldier returning from an Ebola response mission in West Africa would have to spend 21 days being monitored, isolated in a military facility away from family and the broader population. A returning civilian doctor or nurse who directly treated Ebola patients? Depends.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 9:26 am

Poll: Economy, health care eclipse social issues

Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., left, and his Republican opponent, Rep. Cory Gardner, R-Colo.DENVER (AP) — As a season of campaigning enters its intense final weekend, a new Associated Press-GfK poll illustrates the challenge ahead for candidates and their allies trying to rally voters around traditional wedge issues such as abortion and gay marriage. This fall, voters just have other matters on their minds.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:24 am

APNewsBreak: Medicare bought meds for dead people

FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, Medicaid Administrator Marilyn Tavenner testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. A government watchdog agency says Medicare’s prescription drug program kept paying for costly medications even after patients were dead. The problem seems to have started with a bureaucratic rule now getting a second look. A report coming out Friday from the Health and Human Services inspector general says Medicare has been allowing payment for prescriptions filled up to 32 days after a patient’s death. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it drugs for the departed: Medicare's prescription program kept paying for costly medications even after patients were dead.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:24 am

Life goes on for nurse in standoff over Ebola

Nurse Kaci Hickox, right, and her boyfriend, Ted Wilbur are followed by a Maine State Trooper as they ride bikes on a trail near her home in Fort Kent, Maine, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The couple went on an hour-long ride. State officials are going to court to keep Hickox in quarantine for the remainder of the 21-day incubation period for Ebola that ends on Nov. 10. Police are monitoring her, but can't detain her without a court order signed by a judge. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — In between going on a bike ride and taking delivery of a pizza, nurse Kaci Hickox and her boyfriend did chores and watched a movie while state officials struggled to reach a compromise in a standoff that has become the nation's most closely watched clash between personal freedom and fear of Ebola.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 8:24 am

Illinois Dems dig deep to keep governor’s office

FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2014 file photo, Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn announces the planned construction of a fertilizer plant near Tuscola, Ill. Quinn is in a battle to survive in his re-election bid against Bruce Rauner, a wealthy businessman Republicans are banking on to exploit the state’s deep economic problems and reputation for cronyism. Quinn is an often-folksy Chicago Democrat who has held his own despite the state’s many crises. If Rauner wins, the victory would help complete a near-sweep of the Midwest by the GOP. (AP Photo/The News-Gazette, John Dixon, File) MANDATORY CREDITCHICAGO (AP) — At first blush, Illinois would seem to be a lock for an incumbent Democratic governor: The population leans left. Democrats control most of state government, and this year's race is likely to turn on the Chicago area, one of the few places President Barack Obama can still bring large crowds to their feet.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:39 am

Hillary Clinton praises possible primary rivals

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, campaigns for Maryland Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, left, during a rally at the University of Maryland, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in College Park, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — When it comes to potential Democratic primary rivals, Hillary Rodham Clinton is displaying a light touch.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:35 am

Before midterms, Obama to plug policies for women

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — President Barack Obama wants women to know what his administration is doing to help them succeed.

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 7:28 am

U.S. Congress to revisit Islamic State war debate after election

U.S. President Obama makes a statement about Syria in the State Dining Room at the White House in WashingtonBy Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When lawmakers return to Washington after Tuesday’s congressional elections they will resume a debate they began with some reluctance last month on the U.S.-led fight against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq. With the U.S.-led coalition increasing air strikes but no signs the militants have been weakened, Congress appears ready for a broader discussion on the operations than it was prepared to hold during the run-up to the election. …

Posted on 31 October 2014 | 5:14 am