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Obama treads carefully in first public speech since leaving W.H.

Added: 25.04.2017 21:55 | 8 views | 0 comments

Former President Obama returned to the public spotlight for the first time since leaving the White House. He spoke to about 500 people Monday at a forum for students in Chicago. Mr. Obama avoided talking about President Trump and instead focused on empowering young leaders to become volved in politics. Dean Reynolds reports.


Conway: I have 'no idea' who is leading Democratic Party

Added: 25.04.2017 14:41 | 9 views | 0 comments

Top White House advisor Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday criticized the Democratic Party, saying former President Obama's public appearance a day earlier made her feel like she has "no idea" who is leading the party."Pr...

Trump takes aim at Obama monuments

Added: 25.04.2017 11:00 | 7 views | 0 comments

President Trump is preparing an executive order targeting a massive national monument in Utah, a key part of former President Obama's conservation legacy.Obama created the 1.3 million-acre Bears Ears National Monum...


Obama makes first public appearance since leaving office

Added: 25.04.2017 5:42 | 11 views | 0 comments

President Obama made his first major appearance since leaving office. He was kicking off his initiative to encourage young people to step up and become leaders and stayed away from politics. Dean Reynolds has more.


State Department Removes Promotion Of Mar-a-Lago After Ethics Criticism

Added: 25.04.2017 2:42 | 10 views | 0 comments

The U.S. State Department published a blog post earlier in April that was republished by several U.S. embassies abroad that described Mar-a-Lago as "Trump's Florida estate" where he held meetings with foreign leaders and "By visiting this 'winter White House,' Trump is belatedly fulfilling the dream of Mar-a-Lago's original owner and designer," according to The Associated Press. What idn't point out was that Mar-a-Lago is part of Trump's large business empire and that the resort doubled their membership fee after he became president to $200,000. President Obama's chief ethics attorney, Norman Eisen, said that the promotion was "exploitation" and likened it to Kellyanne Conway's...

WATCH: Obama makes first post-presidential public appearance in Chicago

Added: 25.04.2017 1:10 | 3 views | 0 comments

Former President Obama today offered a preview of what his new role will be in his first public remarks since leaving office.


Obama Re-Enters Public Eye At Community Engagement Panel In Chicago

Added: 24.04.2017 21:31 | 9 views | 0 comments

Former President Obama re-entered the public arena on Monday after largely being out of sight since leaving office. He participated in a conversation on community organizing and civic engagement with young people in Chicago.


FULL REMARKS: In Chicago, Obama discusses future goals with youth

Added: 24.04.2017 20:50 | 12 views | 0 comments

Former President Obama: "Are there ways in which we can knock down some of the barriers that are discouraging young people about a life of service? ... Because if that happens, I think we're going to be just fine."


Obama at youth event: 'I'm old'

Added: 24.04.2017 17:48 | 6 views | 0 comments

Former President Obama's youth political roundtable, his first major public appearance since leaving office, brought the former world leader to at least one major conclusion: he's old.University of Chicago undergra...


News Flash: There’s ‘Criminal’ Sanctuary Cities In The U.S., Too

Added: 24.04.2017 12:28 | 10 views | 0 comments

Article by Correspondent Dallas Darling While sitting across the table from a city council member, who certainly seemed nervous as he constantly glanced behind him, he received a text message someone had just fired several shots at City Hall near the window of the mayor‘s office. “Donald Trump was right” he said shaking his head, adding “President Obama let the nation down by not only not enforcing immigration policies, but criminal laws.” What’s more, he claimed the city he lived in was a “criminal” sanctuary city, closely monitored by federal authorities. What Are Criminal Sanctuary Cities? Unlike a “sanctuary city,” where the city limits its cooperation with the national government...

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