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
  • Nancy Pelosi Declares Opposition To Obama's TPP Trade Deal - Huffington Post
    ... be assured that I will oppose the ... stronger protections to create jobs ... — except President Barack Obama — ... elections and ...
    07/26/2016 - 3:17 pm | View Link
  • Democratic Issues Platform Reflects Obama, Clinton - VOA News
    Philadelphia suggests Democrats would be just fine with that. “(Obama ... vetting.” They oppose Republican ... trade policies that support ...
    07/26/2016 - 3:09 pm | View Link
  • How the TPP became the most divisive policy in the Democratic Party - Washington Post
    Democrats at the party's national convention ... negotiate it as President Obama's ... candidates have said they oppose the ... force, could ...
    07/26/2016 - 8:31 am | View Link
  • A Tale Of Two Conventions: Hillary Versus The Man On Horseback - Huffington Post
    ... a dystopian America for Obama and ... m going to bring back our jobs in Ohio ... and hatred - of all those who oppose him ... Here the ...
    07/26/2016 - 7:37 am | View Link
  • This Sleeper Issue Took Over The Democratic Convention's First Night - Huffington Post
    Vt.). President Barack Obama, however ... will oppose trade agreements that do not support good American jobs ... If Democrats broadly accept ...
    07/26/2016 - 5:23 am | View Link
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  • Democrats Make History With Nomination of Hillary Clinton
    Clinton did the same in 2008 in support of her then-rival, Obama. But the move by Sanders did not go over well with some of his supporters who staunchly oppose Clinton and have not accepted his calls for them to support her. Several hundred of them walked ...
    07/26/2016 - 6:31 pm | View Link
  • Democrats commit to U.S. defense of Japan under 'rebalance' to Asia
    Reflecting the mood in the party, the platform indirectly expresses opposition to the TPP championed by Obama, saying the party “will oppose trade agreements that do not support good American jobs, raise wages and improve our national security.”
    07/25/2016 - 4:00 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
  • Progressive Democrats Oppose Obama's Pacific Trade Deal
    At the forefront of the ideological battle are two key names: President Barack Obama and Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts ... “could help multinational corporations ship American jobs overseas or allow for watering down of environmental or ...
    04/23/2015 - 1:32 am | 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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  • Moderate Democrats in Congress facing close ...
    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 ...
    07/22/2016 - 7:30 pm | View Website
  • The Democratic Party’s Draft Platform Doesn’t Oppose the ...
    Election 2016; Democrats; Trans-Pacific Partnership; The Democratic Party’s Draft Platform Doesn’t Oppose the TPP—That’s Bad Policy and Bad Politics
    07/22/2016 - 11:52 am | 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 ...
    07/22/2016 - 4:28 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    07/19/2016 - 11:08 pm | View Website
  • News Archive | TheHill
    Get used to hearing these four words when it comes more graphic, provocative, controversial news stories: Facebook Live, citizen journalism. The streaming app ...
    07/11/2016 - 8:16 am | View Website
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