2012 Presidential Election Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. NBA's first gay player appointed to Obama's fitness councilRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Hill

    President Obama has appointed Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins, the first openly gay NBA player, to serve on his Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition, the White House said Thursday.


  2. Obama administration may unveil new deportation policy in two stagesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    The White House is considering small steps in the near term to ease the threat of deportation for some undocumented immigrants, but advocates in communication with the administration expect President Barack Obama to make bigger changes later in the year.


  3. Dems race to embrace Obamacare in Pa. primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Politico

    Democrats across the country have been fleeing the health care law, fearing it will sink them in the midterms in the face of relentless GOP attacks.


  4. South Africa's ombudsman listed on Time's top 100Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Nation

    Time magazine named South Africa's hard-hitting ombudsman as one of the world's 100 most influential people Thursday, providing high-profile recognition of her work investigating President Jacob Zuma as he fights for re-election.


  5. Christie praises potential presidential rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Journal

    One possible 2016 Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, sings the praises of potential GOP rival Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people of 2014 released Thursday.


  6. Crist: 'Obamacare is great'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    Pundits everywhere are going to have to hang up the supposed narrative of the cycle-that Democrats are running scared on Obamacare.


  7. Deferred Action Roll-Out Brings Deportation Relief for Young ImmigrantsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    While Congress has never managed to pass the DREAM Act, the current administration has taken executive action to implement a new Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that benefits young immigrants who moved to the U.S. when they were children.


  8. 360 Diversity Supports President Obama's U-Turn on Same-Sex MarriageRead the original story

    May 30, 2012 | 24-7 Press Release

    As the race for US Presidency hot's up, champions of equality 360 Diversity support Obama's u-turn on the laws surrounding same-sex marriage.


  9. WatchdogRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    Democrats are expected to make raising the minimum wage a central part of their 2014 election strategy, both on the state level and nationally, and so reports from both sides have tried to emphasize aspects in minimum-wage research favorable to their position.


  10. California GOP Group Buying $1.9 Million in TV Ad Time for Last Weeks of Scott Walkers CampaignRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Scott Walker MUST win re-election as Wisconsin Governor if he has any chance of running for President.


  11. The Pols Who Praise SlaveryBy Caitlin DicksonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    Rogue rancher Cliven Bundy recently shared his thoughts on African Americans and whether or not they were better off as slaves.


  12. Southern White RepublicansRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    This morning's New York Times has a major piece that, in the print edition, is titled "Why a Democratic Majority Has Yet to Materialize."


  13. EDITORIAL: Proof that production isna t a priority for ObamaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    More evidence came out April 18 that President Obama and his administration aren't big fans of oil and natural gas development.


  14. Rand Paul Pulls a Romney on AbortionRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PerrSpectives

    At an event this week at the University of Chicago's Institute of Politics, 2016 White House hopeful Rand Paul came face to face with the inescapable conundrum for any Republican seeking the presidency.


  15. Democratic Lawmakers Start to Run on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    As she seeks to emerge from a crowded Democratic primary field in Pennsylvania's gubernatorial race, Rep. Alyson Schwartz is among the first prominent Democrats to take President Obama's advice and defend the new health care law.


  16. WRAPUP 6-Ukraine forces kill up to five rebels, Russia starts drill near borderRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    U krainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow rebels on Thursday as they closed in on the separatists' military stronghold in the east and Russia launched army drills near the border in response, raising fears its troops would invade.


  17. Gov. Scott Walker named to Time's '100 Most Influential' listRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was named to Time magazine's "The 100 Most Influential People" in the category of leaders.


  18. Report: President Obama Likely to Reject Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    Rolling Stone is reporting that President Obama will likely reject the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline that has become a symbol of the bitter partisan divide in Washington and the battle between environmental activists and the fossil fuel industry.


  19. Activists say Syrian airstrikes in north kill 30Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A technology committee is poised to make a final recommendation for the future of Cover Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange.


  20. Russia launches drills near UkraineRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Ukrainian security forces killed "up to five" pro-Russian activists Thursday in the restive eastern part of the country, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry said, as Russian President Vladimir Putin condemned any use of the Ukrainian military against its own citizens.