All posts tagged "Barack Obama"

  • World View Of U.S. Leadership Plummets In New Poll

    In one of the least surprising survey findings ever, the rest of the world is apparently not impressed with U.S. leadership under President Donald Trump according to a Gallup poll that hit the streets on Tuesday. Only...

    • Posted January 18, 2018
  • Trump’s First Year As President Resulted In Less Jobs Created Than Obama’s Last Year

    The U.S. jobs report from December came out on Friday morning, and by most accounts it didn’t meet expectations. Around 148,000 jobs were added last month, a rate that was 22 percent lower than what economists had...

    • Posted January 5, 2018
  • Donald Trump Didn’t Create The Good Economy We Have

    On Tuesday, President Donald Trump tweeted out his belief that the tax bill he recently signed into law will lead to “big bonuses” for workers in the United States. Companies are giving big bonuses to their workers...

    • Posted January 2, 2018
  • Trump Gets Three Points Wrong In His Tweet On Approval Ratings

    We shouldn’t expect President Donald Trump to be the purveyor of truth, nor to delve deeper into any given subject. His one-track mind makes it difficult for him to understand anything beyond the surface of an issue....

    • Posted December 29, 2017
  • Obama, Clinton Top List As Most Admired Man, Woman

    The results are in from the annual Gallup poll measuring admiration, and Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are still the most admired people in the world. It’s the 10th straight year that former President Barack Obama has...

    • Posted December 27, 2017
  • Obama Speechwriter Responds Perfectly To Trump’s Economic Claims

    President Donald Trump frequently brags about an economy he had little to do with improving. His predecessor, former President Barack Obama, took an economy that was losing hundreds of thousands of jobs per month, and converted it...

    • Posted December 10, 2017
  • Trump Flaunts Questionable Poll (That STILL Shows Negative Approval Rating)

    We should be aware by now that Donald Trump likes to mislead and lie. The president has done so thousands of times since assuming office, and there’s no sign of him letting up in the foreseeable future....

    • Posted November 14, 2017
  • The transgender ban Trump tried to put in place was held up briefly by Mattis before the court knocked it down.
    Transgender Ban Blocked by Federal Judge

    A U.S. federal court in Washington on Monday put a temporary halt to President Donald Trump’s ban on transgender people serving in the military. Last month, a number of transgender service members sued the president and petitioned...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
  • Gallup Poll: Trump At Lowest Point Of His Presidency So Far

    Numbers from Gallup’s daily presidential poll tracker demonstrate that, even though so much has gone so wrong for President Donald Trump in every month of his presidency, he’s currently sitting at his lowest point ever in terms...

    • Posted October 30, 2017
  • School Named For Confederate President To Be Renamed Honoring Barack Obama

    A school that was previously named in honor of former Confederate President Jefferson Davis is getting a new title — one that is a complete 180 from its current one. Located in Jackson, Mississippi, the school, which...

    • Posted October 19, 2017