A Few Democrats Oppose Obama Jobs Bill

A few Democrats oppose Obama jobs bill

It's not just Republicans who are blocking President Obama's jobs bill.

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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran
    WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first testsCoalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • Obama Confident Trans-Pacific Partnership Will Pass After Political ... - Breitbart.com
    Apr, 2016 President Obama expressed ... In the Senate, 13 Democrats joined ... support of the deal to oppose it for ... in trade, although, ...
    04/24/2016 - 6:02 am | View Link
  • John Yoo on Scalia and the Future of the Supreme Court - Frontpagemag.com
    ... since justices started treating their jobs like a ... people during election years.  Democrats will ... now for President Obama, not ...
    04/22/2016 - 3:23 pm | View Link
  • COMMENTARY: NJ shouldn’t raise minimum wage - Vineland Daily Journal
    Industry Voices: How California’s Minimum Wage Increase Will ... - ApparelNews.net
    04/22/2016 - 1:27 pm | View Link
  • Poll: Donald Trump’s Trade ‘Rhetoric Has Rubbed Off on Voters’ - Breitbart.com
    Obama Defends 'Brexit' Position During UK Trip - ABC News
    04/22/2016 - 1:23 pm | View Link
  • Exclusive — Ted Cruz: Donald Trump Joining the ‘PC Police’ by ... - Breitbart.com
    Clinton and Barack Obama that grown ... Both liberal Democrats are more ... If you ask Donald how we bring jobs back ... punish anyone who ...
    04/22/2016 - 4:49 am | View Link
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  • Democrats must stump Trump by overhauling job-devouring trade deals
    Indeed, opposition by a majority of Democrats in Congress has slowed down President Obama's efforts to pass another bad trade ... cost millions of good-paying jobs and exacerbated the environmental threats to the planet. The penalty for such actions ...
    04/29/2016 - 11:26 am | View Link
  • Democrats turn up the heat on Republicans to act on Zika
    Last week, bipartisan Senate negotiators reported they were narrowing in on a deal to provide a little more than half of President Barack Obama's request ... They're not doing their jobs," Schumer said. Sen Dick Durbin of Illinois, the assistant Democratic ...
    04/25/2016 - 6:00 pm | View Link
  • Pennsylvania Senate candidates: Where the Democrats stand
    McGinty said she supports closing corporate tax loopholes that encourage companies to "ship jobs overseas ... All four oppose the use of ground troops in Syria. Fetterman, McGinty and Sestak support the Obama administration's nuclear accord with Iran.
    04/23/2016 - 10:30 am | View Link
  • Voters Stung by Chinese Import Competition Turned to Democrats, Economists Say
    Ted Cruz, oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership, an Obama administration-negotiated trade deal among ... U.S. manufacturers slashed jobs. According to a 2012 paper by Mr. Hanson, David Autor of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and David Dorn of the ...
    04/19/2016 - 5:12 am | View Link
  • NM Democrats oppose Obama trade deal
    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama’s last-minute trip to ... which had lobbied lawmakers furiously to oppose the measure that union officials warned would lead to the loss of thousands of American jobs. “The debate over fast track (authority ...
    06/12/2015 - 7:02 pm | View Link
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  • Political Commentary and Opinion | Washington Examiner
    Political opinion and commentary from inside and outside the Beltway.
    04/25/2016 - 7:24 am | View Website
  • Moderate Democrats are running away from Obama
    Barack Obama will never be on the ballot again, but his new plan to combat gun violence is causing a fresh round of worries among centrist Democrats looking to ...
    04/24/2016 - 11:24 pm | View Website
  • Politicus USA
    Obama tells British youth: Don’t pull back from the world. U.S. President Barack Obama implored young British people on Saturday not to pull back from the world, a ...
    04/24/2016 - 9:37 pm | View Website
  • Democrats plead with Obama to abandon Social Security cut
    Democratic senators are pleading with President Obama to abandon his proposal to trim Social Security benefits before it becomes a liability for them in the midterm ...
    04/17/2016 - 10:18 am | View Website
  • News Archive | TheHill
    The State Department is hoping to bring an average of nearly 1,500 Syrian refugees to the United States per month in order to meet President Obama's target of ...
    04/16/2016 - 3:56 pm | View Website
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