Tag: Barack Obama

Weekly Address: Holding Wall Street Accountable

Now, unsurprisingly, these reforms have not exactly been welcomed by the people who profit from the status quo – as well their allies in Washington.  This is probably why the special interests have spent a lot of time and money

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4/18 Week In Review: LMM Top Headlines

PWC Chairman Corey Stewart Compares Obama Administration to Nazi Regime, On Eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day Stewart Offers No Apologies for Nazi Comparison, Reaffirms Using Tax Dollars to Break the Law Delegate Bob Marshall Suggests Shooting Lawmakers Over Policy Differences

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Obama: Tea Partiers Should Thank Me for Cutting Taxes

OBAMA: We cut taxes for 95 percent of working Americans just like I promised we would on the campaign. […] So I’ve been a little amused over the last couple days where people have been having these rallies about taxes.

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Weekly Address: Relief for the Middle Class at Tax Time

So far, Americans who have filed their taxes have discovered that the average refund is up nearly ten percent this year – to an all-time high of about $3,000.  This is due in large part to the Recovery Act.  In

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Weekly Address: President Obama Offers Holiday Greetings

To all those that are in the midst of celebrating Easter today or continuing to observe Passover (until Tuesday evening), have a happy and healthy holiday! You can read the full transcript of the President’s remarks here.

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President Obama Signs Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act Into Law

In a second straight victory for the American people, the President signed the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act into law at Northern Virginia Community College in Alexandria, Virginia.  He was joined by Representatives Bobby Scott and Tom Perriello; the

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A Passover Miracle — Happy Pesach!

Although this video is a year old, it still makes me laugh. The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Birkat Hachama – Stephen Frees His Jews www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Health Care Reform As Jews

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