Billionaire hedge fund co-owner Marc Lasry, a mega-donor to President Obama and the Clinton Foundation, says that the “economy is fine” after the Dow Jones industrial average tumbled 1,000 points in the first minutes of trading on Monday.
President Barack Obama hailed the financial opportunities presented by renewable energy during a Monday speech at an event sponsored by green energy companies that stand to benefit from expanded green energy subsidies.
Voters in the key swing states of Florida, Ohio and Pennsylvania oppose the nuclear agreement with Iran by margins exceeding 2-1.
A Change.org petition demanding that Jon Stewart moderate a 2016 presidential debate has garnered upwards of 160,000 signatures, including an endorsement from one Democratic presidential candidate.
As more details are revealed of the Obama administration’s Iran nuclear agreement and its accompanying secret side deals governing the inspections of Tehran’s facilities, an increasing majority of Americans want Congress to reject the deal.
The Obama administration advised the Ukrainian government not to fight Russian forces when Vladimir Putin invaded Crimea in 2014, the main reason for which was a desire not to anger the Russian president.
The closest I’ve ever come to glimpsing hell was on Monday, when I read an article in the New York Times headlined, “With High-Profile Help, Obama Plots Life After Presidency.”
Reporters Michael D. Shear and Gardiner Harris reveal the “methodical effort taking place inside and outside the White House as the president, first lady, and a cadre of top aides map out a post-presidential infrastructure and endowment they estimate could cost as much as $1 billion,” or about as much as Obama fundraised for the 2012 campaign.