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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    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
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    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
  • Trumpism Versus Republicanism, Explained - MSNBC Newsweek
    ... nonsense—contending that Barack Obama is not ... to bully American companies into keeping jobs in ... administration’s interrogation ...
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    08/29/2016 - 2:56 pm | View Link
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    08/29/2016 - 6:35 am | View Link
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    08/26/2016 - 12:05 pm | View Link
  • Trump Will Liberate America’s World Leading Energy Producers - American Spectator
    Hillary has pledged to oppose them. ... waves of new, high paying jobs and ... Democrats used to be the party of ... the ground.” The Obama ...
    08/25/2016 - 1:03 pm | View Link
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  • Democrats, unions rally against Obama trade deal
    Obama is expected to make ... “I will stop any trade deal that kills jobs or holds down wages, including the Trans Pacific Partnership,” Clinton said this month during a campaign stop in Warren. “I oppose it now, I’ll oppose it after the election ...
    08/24/2016 - 2:18 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
  • Obama Scolds Democrats on Trade Pact Stance
    If they oppose the deal, he said ... the company predicted that the trade pact would create up to 40,000 indirect jobs with suppliers and service companies over 10 years. Mr. Obama acknowledged that Nafta and other trade deals “didn’t always live ...
    05/7/2015 - 11:03 pm | View Link
  • More Democrats Oppose Obama Treasury Nominee Over Tax Inversions
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    12/10/2014 - 6:03 pm | View Link
  • Democrats Tell Me Privately That They Would Love to Oppose Obama, But They're Afraid to Speak Out
    RUSH: Folks, let me tell you something. You know, privately there are a lot of Democrats that tell me that they are just distressed over what Obama has done to the health care industry and to jobs. They are afraid to say anything about it because of ...
    08/26/2013 - 8:53 am | View Link
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  • Blacks file Class Action Racial Discrimination Suit ...
    The 9-11 Black Attack on Democrats. Seattle – Suing President Barack Obama and the Democratic Party for racism would be a joke if the Plaintiffs were anyone other ...
    08/27/2016 - 10:36 pm | View Website
  • Politics | Washington Examiner
    The latest politics news and commentary from Capitol Hill and beyond to readers across the nation.
    08/27/2016 - 6:11 pm | View Website
  • American Jobs Act
    Not to be confused with the JOBS Act of 2012. The American Jobs Act (H. Doc. 112-53) and (H.R. 12) is the informal name for a pair of bills proposed by U.S. President ...
    08/25/2016 - 7:37 am | View Website
  • Democratic Party Platforms: 2008 Democratic Party Platform
    The American Presidency Project contains the most comprehensive collection of resources pertaining to the study of the President of the United States. Compiled by ...
    08/24/2016 - 10:11 pm | View Website
  • Why You Should Oppose Obamacare: 32 Quotes From Democrats ...
    The process has also been illegitimate. We have a bill that represents a takeover of 1/6 of the US economy, but there are no Republican votes on board and Democrats ...
    08/23/2016 - 7:28 pm | View Website
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