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  • The White House to Allow More Time for Enrollment for ObamaCare

    Mar 25, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Obama Administration has made the decision to give more time to folks who say they aren’t able to enroll in health-care plans through the federal insurance marketplace by the March 31 deadline. Uh oh, you know this decision is guaranteed to bring the White House under fire from Republicans. Here’s what the Washington Post […]

  • Tavis Smiley Blames Obama Admin for Losing Sponsorships

    May 28, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 35 Comments

    *Tavis Smiley is putting the Obama administration on blast, accusing some members of the group of intimidation. The PBS talk show host told the Associated Press that some of his sponsors were pressured to drop Smiley during his anti-poverty campaign. AP’s Lynn Elber reported, “Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the PBS show’s underwriter since the start, has […]

  • NAACP’s Ben Jealous: Blacks ‘Doing far Worse’ Under Obama than Bush

    Jan 30, 13 by EurPublisher 116 Comments

    *Uh oh. It looks like the bloom is off the rose; the honeymoon is over. In other words, the love affair between the Obama administration and the NAACP is done, if you read between the lines of Ben Jealous‘ statement on “Meet the Press.” (Somewhere Tavis and Cornel are cheesin’ ear to ear and saying, […]

  • Washington State OKs Gay Marriage

    Feb 3, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Gay marriage has been approved in Washington state. The measure now heads to the State House, which is expected to approve it. Gov. Chris Gregoire supports the measure and has said she will sign it into law, though opponents have promised to challenge it at the ballot with a referendum, reports BCNN1. The packed public […]

  • Earl Ofari Hutchinson: Speculators Drive Pain at the Gas Pump

    Apr 15, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *In February the news headlines blared “Gasoline pump prices hit a 28-month high.” The February high has been exceeded in the past two months. Congress and the Obama Administration worry that the surge will drive down consumer spending, dampen business investment and hiring, further weaken housing sales, plunge the dollar, and pummel stocks which have […]

  • White House Black Media Liason Quits

    Aug 23, 10 by EurPublisher 16 Comments

    *Corey Ealons, director of African-American media for the Obama administration, has decided to resign from his post effective immediately. “It is with some sadness, but also great anticipation for the future, that I make my exit from the White House today,” he wrote in an e-mail sent Friday at about 5:30 p.m. “It has been […]