Tag Archives: Michelle Obama

Washington has reason to Celebrate 9-11

After logging on to post a new article, my attention was drawn to the television news. The picture was of a large, rather formal, formation of people standing in two very divided groups behind Barack and Michelle Obama. The news … Continue reading

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Who decides what’s in a Word

Why did Barack and Michelle Obama both surrender their law licenses? Much like the saga of Hillary Clinton’s testimony and her refusal to “swear” to tell the truth to congress, it is confusing, it is disgusting, but most of all … Continue reading

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Vegans and athletes can mix

In the latest debate over the vegan versus meat eaters debate one of the lesser known issues is whether athletes are able to live their vigorous lifestyle while forgoing meat, the answer may be surprising.   Battles between vegans and … Continue reading

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Administration uses freezing temperatures to push Obamacare

While much of the nation was in a record cold spell with multitudes of school closings, the Obama administration is taking full advantage of the situation by encouraging people snowed in to sign up for Obamacare.   The Health and … Continue reading

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Washington’s balanced approach: $41 in taxes for $1 in spending cuts

by Jack Minor –   In a last minute fiscal cliff deal that will raise taxes on over 77 percent of Americans, the definition of compromise and balance in Washington means increasing revenue by significant amounts relative to spending cuts. … Continue reading

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Obama’s economy: Fed predicts high unemployment through 2015

by Peter Grady –   The Federal Reserve has said it is expecting unemployment levels to remain high until at least late 2015, despite its plans to spend billions of dollars a month to keep interest rates low.   Following … Continue reading

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District 6 to kids: “No more candy, cake for you”

by Jack Minor – Parents attending a parent-teacher organization meeting at Scott elementary school received some shocking news from the district, sweets of any kind are no longer permitted for the majority of students.   Jenna Raymond, with the district … Continue reading

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Food police confiscate 4-year old’s lunch, bill parents

by Peter Grady – A pre-school in North Carolina has created a stir around the country after it was reported that officials forced a child to eat a school lunch and billed the parent because her lunch brought from home … Continue reading

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Obama campaign raffles off Michelle

by Peter Grady – In what could be a first for presidential fundraisers, Michelle Obama has announced she is being raffled off for a $3 donation. The Obama campaign sent out an e-mail today, supposedly from Michelle Obama. The e-mail … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart to change food offerings to please Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” inititiative for solving obesity in America by Jack Minor  – At the urging of Michelle Obama, Wal-Mart has agreed to change its product offering to reduce the number of high fat items they sell. Wal-Mart issued … Continue reading

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