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Obama Delivers Blunt Attacks Against GOP

Reuters | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

(Repeats with no change) * President gearing up for fiscal clashes and elections * Accuses House Republicans of obstruct...

Sam Stein

Obama Says Gridlock Is Getting Worse, Urges Congressional Action On Economic Agenda

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Against the backdrop of a stable but still lethargic economy, President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged Congress to end what he deemed w...

Evidence Is In -- Again -- GOP 'Trickledown' Economics a Failure

Robert Creamer | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics
Robert Creamer

Today the President delivers a major economic address at Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois against a background of a growing consensus among economists throughout the world that the GOP's brand of "trickledown" economics is a complete failure wherever it is tried.

Romney's Tour Bus Taunts Obama Supporters

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

Stay classy, Mitt Romney. According to reports from journalists on the scene, the GOP presidential candidate's campaign bus showed up at the locati...

Obama Makes Economic Gamble

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

(Adds context from Reuters poll, paragraphs 15-16) * Invoking Bush as he runs against Romney * Reuters/Ipsos poll gives ...

Dan Froomkin

Obama Fails To Move The Needle With His Jobs Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here's the key takeaway from President Obama's jobs talk on Monday: It's too little, too late. Obama proposed an unspecified amount of new spending o...

Obama's Sermon On The Mount Reference

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his speech at Georgetown University Tuesday, President Obama used a Biblical reference to explain his comprehensive economic policy. "We cannot r...

Obama Giving Major Speech On Economy Thursday

CBS News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President-elect Barack Obama plans to give a major economic speech Thursday, an Obama spokesman confirms for CBSNews.com. No other details are availab...