Archives for November 1, 2009

Limbaugh: Obama wants to take big chunk of economy (AP via Yahoo! News)

Rush Limbaugh says President Barack Obama’s bid to overhaul the health care system is a government attempt to seize control of a big chunk of the country’s economy.

Limbaugh says Obama ‘in over his head’ (AP via Yahoo! News)

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh warned in a TV interview of unprecedented “radical leadership” in the White House and called President Barack Obama a narcissist who is “immature, inexperienced, in over his head.”

Abdullah Won’t Complicate Obama Decision, Aides Say (Bloomberg via Yahoo! News)

Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) — Abdullah Abdullah’s withdrawal from the Afghanistan presidential runoff election won’t complicate President Barack Obama’s decision-making about his war strategy in the country, said two of the president’s top advisers.

Obama condemns ‘outrageous’ Baghdad bombings (AFP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama led US condemnation of twin suicide bombings that rocked Baghdad Sunday, the deadliest in more than two years, saying they showed the attackers’ “hateful and destructive” agenda.

Obama praised on economy, but unemployment remains (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Elected a year ago on a pledge to rescue a sinking economy, President Barack Obama is credited with helping avert a depression, but now faces a growing unemployment crisis that could torpedo both the recovery and his political fortunes.

Obama Makes Final Pitch in N.J. (Fox News)

President makes a last-minute appearance for Gov. Corzine in race that may foreshadow next year’s elections • Taxes Key in N.J

Obama Goes to NJ for Final Pitch of ‘09 Elections (ABC News)

Obama to campaign in NJ; seeks to preserve political standing during off-year elections

Obama goes to NJ for final pitch of ‘09 elections (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama is making a last-minute campaign appearance for New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine’s re-election bid.

Obama says new data shows economy recovering (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama said on Saturday this week’s positive job and economic growth figures proved that his big spending efforts to stimulate the economy were working.

Obama’s Afghan decision not likely before November 11 (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama is unlikely to make a decision on his Afghanistan strategy and sending thousands more troops there before he embarks on his trip to Asia on November 11, a senior administration official said on Saturday.