Obama

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    Obama team weaponized surveillance to target Trump

    John Daniel Davidson of the Federalist considers the 44th president’s efforts to cripple the 45h president’s administration. The drip-drip-drip of newly declassified documents related to the Trump-Russia investigation, together with recent reports that a classified leak against former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn might not have come from…
    Mitch Kokai, May 22, 2020
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    Obamagate placed under the microscope

    Stephen Kruiser explains at PJMedia.com why the current scandal involving the 44th president is (paraphrasing a famous “Seinfeld” scene) both real and spectacular. The American mainstream media has expended great effort in the past two weeks to convince people that the scandal now known as Obamagate is either…
    Mitch Kokai, May 18, 2020
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    ‘Obamagate’ considered among the top political scandals

    John Daniel Davidson of the Federalist places the latest scandalous revelations about the 44th president in context. When former president Barack Obama told supporters last week that the Justice Department’s decision to drop the case against former White House National Security Adviser Mike Flynn is a “threat to…
    Mitch Kokai, May 14, 2020
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Lindsay Marchello reports for Carolina Journal Online on NCFREE’s analysis of Super Tuesday election results. Roy Cordato’s Daily Journal examines former President Barack Obama’s attempt to take credit for today’s economic growth.
    Mitch Kokai, March 5, 2020
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    Obama’s role in fueling rise of Trump, Sanders

    John Daniel Davidson of the Federalist ponders the lingering political impact of our 44th president. At a massive Bernie Sanders rally like the one held … Sunday evening, you get the sense that a huge swath of the Democratic voter base is deeply unhappy with everything in America,…
    Mitch Kokai, February 25, 2020
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    Did Trump deliver on Obama’s promise?

    Editors at Issues and Insights recall former President Barack Obama‘s promise to focus on a “middle-class economy.” In his State of the Union address five years ago, President Barack Obama talked at length about what he called “middle-class economics.” After years of economic stagnation, he promised that the…
    Mitch Kokai, February 12, 2020
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    Snapshot of the Day

    The daily presidential tracking poll produced by Rasmussen shows President Trump with 50% approval and 50% disapproval as of Friday, Jan. 3. In the image above, Rasmussen compares Mr. Trump’s approval with Mr. Obama’s approval. The latest figures include 38% who Strongly Approve of the job Trump is…
    Donna Martinez, January 6, 2020
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    Obama, the Russians, and American elections

    David Marcus of the Federalist turns the clock back seven years to add context to a current-day controversy. Hot microphones are a hell of a thing. In 2012, speaking with Dmitry Medvedev, who was then president of our great rival Russia, President Obama said, “After my election I…
    Mitch Kokai, December 12, 2019