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Obama Honorary Degree

Jason Linkins

Connection Between Obama's Honorary Degree, Rolling Papers Confirmed By Multiple Sources | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Daily Caller broke the news Friday that a single anonymous source is pretty sure he heard correctly when another guy told him that P...

Obama's Commencement Speech: Never Rest On Your Laurels

Adam Sneed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adam Sneed

When President Barack Obama spoke to Arizona State University's graduating class Wednesday night, he made one thing clear: He has not achieved enough in his lifetime.

Obama Notre Dame Degree Leaked By Anti-Abortion Activist

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's scheduled appearance at Notre Dame's commencement on Sunday has caused a fuss, with antiabortion activists and students promi...

Breaking The ASU Story

Adam Sneed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adam Sneed

The firestorm following ASU's decision not to award Obama an honorary degree when he speaks at commencement in May still has criticism pouring into Tempe, but much of it is going to the wrong place.

An Honorary Degree Is Not An Endorsement

Michael Roth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Roth

Bestowing an honorary degree acknowledges importance, distinction, and achievement; it is not a blanket endorsement. Surely, Obama's importance, distinction and achievements merit such honors.

Sam Stein

ASU Renaming Scholarship Program After Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a day of withering criticism over its decision not to award President Barack Obama an honorary degree, Arizona State University announced on Sat...

Sam Stein

ASU Official: We'll Consider Giving Obama A Degree When He's Out Of Office | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Mike Allen reports: Michael M. Crow, president of Arizona State University, tells POLITICO that the school is reconsidering its widely mock...