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Obama Speeches

Obama's and McCain's Green Promises Are Just a Matter of Speech

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Karin Kloosterman

Obama said this about solar power. McCain said that about climate change. You no longer have to spar with your "green" friends over who is saying what...

2004 Flashback

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

DENVER — The Democratic National Convention starts in the morning and culminates Thursday night when Sen. Barack Obama formally accepts the part...

Obama Vows To Keep Talking About Absent Black Fathers

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama said he would continue to chastise absentee black fathers and deliver tough love speeches to the black community, even if the Rev. J...

Bush Official Denies German Press Reports On Obama Speech

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush administration is denying reports in German newspapers that officials expressed opposition to a possible Obama speech at the Brandenberg Gate...

Report: Bush Privately Told Germany He Had Misgivings About Obama Speech

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

**UPDATE** German papers find more evidence that the Bush administration voiced strong opposition to an Obama speech at the Brandenberg Gate. Ben Smi...

Networks May Scale Back Convention Coverage For Obama's Speech

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Major television networks are considering curtailing coverage of the Democratic National Convention after Monday's announcement that Barack Obama will...

Rachel Weiner

It's Official: Obama Will Give Convention Speech At Stadium | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Obama will accept the Democratic nomination at Denver's Invesco field -- which can hold over 75,000. "The Democratic Party is nominating a true chan...

Obama To Counter Questions About Patriotism In Speech

AP | JENNIFER LOVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said Monday he will never question others' patriotism during the race and bla...

Just Words? Obama Speeches "Discuss Policy As Much As Opponents"

Chicago Tribune | Christi Parsons and John McCormick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As Barack Obama's town hall meeting stretched into its second hour, it was clear the candidate wasn't anywhere close to finishing. Obama had given an...