Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Posts tagged with » Barack Obama (Page 121)

Can we handle a softer, gentler Mitt Romney?

Can we handle a softer, gentler Mitt Romney?

Mitt Romney is showing his softer side, while President Barack Obama works to extend his cash advantage as both men begin a final month sprint to Election Day. The Republican…

Obama’s fundraising rebounds, rakes in record amounts

Obama’s fundraising rebounds, rakes in record amounts

President Barack Obama’s campaign and its Democratic allies raised $181 million in September for his re-election effort, the largest total that either side has announced yet in the 2012 campaign.…

Obama trumpets unemployment drop as economic gain

Obama trumpets unemployment drop as economic gain

President Barack Obama on Friday hailed a drop in the U.S. jobless rate to the lowest level since he took office, saying the country had “come too far to turn…

Romney cites job crisis even with drop in unemployment

Romney cites job crisis even with drop in unemployment

Declaring that the nation is in a “jobs crisis,” Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is charging ahead with his economic arguments in spite of unemployment dropping to its lowest level…

No doubt about it: Romney won the debate

No doubt about it: Romney won the debate

Republican Presidential contender Mitt Romney needed to accomplish three things to emerge as a clear winner in Wednesday’s Presidential debate:  Not screw up, stay on message and throw President Barack…

The Debates, Round One: Aggressive Romney comes out swinging

The Debates, Round One: Aggressive Romney comes out swinging

In a showdown at close quarters, an aggressive Mitt Romney sparred with President Barack Obama in their first campaign debate Wednesday night over taxes, deficits and strong steps needed to…

As usual, truth is a casualty in Presidential debate

As usual, truth is a casualty in Presidential debate

President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney spun one-sided stories in their first presidential debate, not necessarily bogus, but not the whole truth. Here’s a look at some of…

What you missed on and off stage at the debate

What you missed on and off stage at the debate

Most voters watched the debate on the television and didn’t get to see what happened before and after President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney took the stage. And even then,…

Social media verdict: Bad news for Big Bird, Jim Lehrer

Social media verdict: Bad news for Big Bird, Jim Lehrer

Social networks lit up Wednesday as users argued over who emerged as the key character from Wednesday’s first president debate. The candidates? Forget it — most attention focused on moderator…

Obama’s Katrina speech: Smoking gun or pathetic partisanship?

Obama’s Katrina speech:  Smoking gun or pathetic partisanship?

If one can accept the hyperbole of right-wing blowhards Tucker Carlson and Matt Drudge — two has beens looking for ways to generate Internet “buzz” — a video of a…