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Obama Town Halls

Inside The Mob Outside The Grand Junction Health Care Town Hall (VIDEO)

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Katharine Zaleski

The Huffington Post went to President Obama's town hall in Grand Junction, Colorado on Saturday to learn what makes health-reform protesters really ti...

President Obama Holds A Town Hall Meeting On Health Care Reform In Colorado (LIVE VIDEO)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama headed to Grand Junction, Colo., Saturday in his drive to overhaul the health care system. There, he held his sec...

Friendly Town Halls Put Obama In A Bind

Washington Post | Michael D. Shear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BELGRADE, Mont., Aug. 14 -- President Obama on Friday promised a new era of protections against insurance companies that drop customers when medical c...

Sam Stein

Unions Receive Increasingly Scary Threats Of Violence For Town Hall Participation | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Union officials continued to receive a barrage of threats on Friday evening and into Saturday punctuated by warnings that if organizers were sent to c...

Obama Should Do the Town Hall Debates with McCain

James Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Love

The financial crisis provides a good opportunity for Obama to reverse the bone headed decision to not have these debates. It would also allow him to insist on more debates between Palin and Biden.

McCain's Childish Act Is Enough To Outsmart Media

Richard Gizbert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Gizbert

Because Obama hasn't agreed to McCain's unprecedented town hall proposal, McCain is telling us Obama deserves what he's getting. John McCain's argument isn't just nonsensical. It's petulant.

Five Reasons Obama Owes the Town Hall Protesters a Thank You Note

Shawna Vercher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Shawna Vercher

I found myself sitting literally a foot away from the protesters from Uhuru during the Obama St. Petersburg town hall. The outcome of that event was definitely positive, and here's why.

McCain vs. Able

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Diane Francis

McCain's New Orleans speech was helpful because he shot himself in the foot by agreeing with Obama's entire campaign slogan that change was necessary.

Pennsylvania Voters Dismiss Obama's Momentum

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

At the Obama Town Hall Meeting in Harrisburg on Sunday night, capital city bloggers (Progressives, all) were gloomy. Looking around the place, they could find nobody from state or city government, not even "down to the third degree," as one put it.