Tag Archives: Obama

Benghazi Story Links

Benghazi: Rescue Interrupted, Full Measure Jan. 10, 2016 Part 1 Benghazi: Rescue Interrupted Full Measure Jan. 10, 2015 Part 2 The Benghazi Story on Full Measure Oct. 18, 2015 The Definitive Hillary Clinton email Timeline, Aug. 20, 2015 Did Clinton aides withhold damaging Benghazi docs? Aug. 12, 2015 Gowdy: Clinton has turned over private email […]

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Fast and Furious Story Links

2012 Emmy Award for Investigative Reporting/2012 Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting Primer on Fast and Furious Scandal Fast and Furious 6 years later, interview with Special Agent John Dodson, June 25, 2017 20+ examples of the violent legacy of Fast and Furious, Jan. 20, 2106 Guilty Plea in Brian Terry Murder, Aug. 11, 2015 Belatedly released […]

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Fact Check: Media claims that Trump is anti-immigrant

This morning on ABC’s This Week, Univision‘s Jorge Ramos once again claimed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called all Mexicans “rapists.” It’s a theme often forwarded by opinion reporters, as well as supposedly unbiased journalists. Other common narratives include that Trump is “racist,” “anti-immigrant,” “anti-Muslim,” “anti-Hispanic,” and “anti-Mexican.” For his part, Trump claims to be pro-immigration and says […]

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President Obama: 10 Wild Successes; 10 Epic Fails

The following is a news commentary and analysis. It was first published Nov. 6, 2016 and has been updated with additional “successes” and “fails.” As Barack Obama’s presidency draws to a close, he’ll likely go down in history (as do many Presidents) as a polarizing figure: Beloved by supporters who believe he delivered on key […]

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15 unsolicited observations about Hillary Clinton’s email

Hillary Clinton says the current investigation into her personal email server “has nothing to do with me.” When asked last week by Fox News reporter Ed Henry, “Did you wipe the server?” Clinton answered jokingly, “What, like with a cloth or something?” She also said that she made every effort to hand over relevant emails after the […]

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The U.S. Govt. vs. Gen. David Petraeus

[Above image: Gen. David Petraeus as CIA Director, Official Photo] The New York Times reports federal prosecutors are recommending felony charges against former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus for allegedly providing classified information to a civilian author and journalist with whom he allegedly had an affair. In light of the news, it’s worth looking at […]

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Quinnipiac: Obama Worst President Since WWII

President Barack Obama is the worst President since World War II and more voters say America would have been better off if Republican Mitt Romney had won in 2012. That, according to a new Quinnipiac University national poll. More than half of voters, 54 percent, say that the Obama Administration is not competent at running […]

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The Curious Case of Bowe Bergdahl

There must be a lot that we still don’t know about the curious case of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Surely, the Obama administration wouldn’t have dispatched National Security Adviser Susan Rice to publicly announce that Bergdahl had “served the United States with honor and distinction” if there weren’t supporting information to which the rest of us […]

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