Archive for the ‘Obama Political Failures’ Category

Obama Political Failure #18

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Okay, there has actually been a lot more than the dozen or so political failures I have documented thus far. But this one takes the cake. Obama went to Europe with a staff of over 500 (not sure if that includes the 200 security personnel or not). That's bad enough. ...

Obama Political Failure #17

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

Barack Obama appeared on Jay Leno last night at taxpayer expense. That's right, we foot the bill so that Obama can jetset to LA to appear on a nationally televised talk show to the tune of about $1 MILION. Why isn't the Jay Leno Show footing the bill as they ...

Obama Political Failure #16

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

The Washington Times has the latest on the Obama "Cap and Tax" plan. President Obama's climate plan could cost industry close to $2 trillion, nearly three times the White House's initial estimate of the so-called "cap-and-trade" legislation, according to Senate staffers who were briefed by the White House. The plan calls for ...

Obama Political Failure #15

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Obama's phony outrage over the AIG bonuses is catching up to him. From the New York Post: Over the weekend, cloaked in their finest populist costumes, the Beltway's hair-sprayed and powdered politicians and White House aides took to the airwaves to inveigh against $165 million in employee-retention payments made by the government-backed ...

Obama Political Failure #14

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Obama has a new plan for destroying our military: make them pay for their treatment of service related (combat) disabilities and illnesses. From Yahoo News: The leader of the nation's largest veterans organization says he is "deeply disappointed and concerned" after a meeting with President Obama today to discuss a proposal ...

Obama Political Failure #13

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

Seems that Obama's popularity is shrinking. From Washington Post: President Obama's apparent inability to block executive bonuses at insurance giant AIG has dealt a sharp blow to his young administration and is threatening to derail both public and congressional support for his ambitious political agenda. At heart of this current set back is ...

Obama Political Failure #12

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

Debt, Lies, and Politics Obama scores yet another political failure as he prepares to sign yet another big spending bill, this time a mere $410 BILLION of OUR money. This is the follow-up to the recently enacted spending spree of $867 BILLION (or, more accurately, over $1 TRILLION when you figure ...

Obama Political Failure #11

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

From the realm of the laughable, we have a new declaration from The One (courtesy of FoxNews): President Obama has vowed to cut the country's budget deficit in half by the end of his first term. Obama's first budget has a built in deficit of over $1.5 TRILLION, nearly three times ...

Obama Political Failure #10

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

It's pretty much all over the Internet that Obama has broken his campaign promise that his administration would be the most transparent in history. A report released by Politico, Obama has, since taking office, pushed through without public disclosure a slew of Executive Orders and other policy changes that should ...

Obama Political Failure #9

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

CNSNews is carrying a report that informs American workers that we can now expect to see our wages depressed now that Obama has gotten his pork-laden spending bill masquerading as an economic stimulus package. The huge economic stimulus package that President Obama signed into law Tuesday will result in "lower wages" ...

Obama Political Failure #8

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

The headline on FoxNews says it all: Are Obama's Policies Ushering In a New Era of Socialism? Answer: Yes! With taxpayers shelling out $700 billion to bail out Wall Street and another $787 billion to jolt the sputtering economy, serious questions are being raised about whether all the government intervention is ...

Obama Political Failure #7

Saturday, February 7th, 2009

Obama has now made it quite clear that his idea of bipartisanship requires Republicans to capitulate to his Socialist agenda. From Yahoo.com: A fired-up Barack Obama ditched his TelePrompter to rally House Democrats and rip Republican opponents of his recovery package Thursday night - at one point openly mocking the GOP for ...

Obama Political Failure #6

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Obama, like herpes, is a gift that keeps on giving. The New York Times is carrying a transcript of Obama's statement at the National Prayer Breakfast today. IN it, Obama states the following truth: There is no God who condones taking the life of an innocent human being. This much we ...

Obama Political Failure #5

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

SChip passes, becomes law. Marxists rejoice, Americans lose. Obama asserts that this is the first step in taking over the healthcare decisions for all Americans. Liberty lost. At least my congressman, John Kline, voted against this socialist garbage. How did yours do?

Obama Political Failure #4

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

Didn't Obama run on a platform of being a "Uniter, not a divider" and a willingness to reach across the aisle to maintain a bipartisan spirit? How long doid he maintain that fa├žade? Two minutes? Maybe? Comrade Obama, as Glenn Beck has taken to referring the least experienced and qualified president ...

Obama Political Failures #3

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Obama intends to seek a nuclear disarmament treaty with Russia. Is he nuts? does he really believe that Putin and the new Soviets will honor such an agreement? Has he read any history books, like in regards to the Eisenhower brokered test ban treaty that the Societs not only violated, ...

Obama Political Failures #2

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Barack Obama continues on the path of failure by forgetting his campaign promises of brining in "a new era of responsibility" with two of his cabinet nominees not having paid their taxes, something that would land a normal guy in jail, but not a former Senator like Daschle and his ...

Obama Political Failures #1

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

This is a lead-in piece to my new category to track Barack Obama's political failures. I am pairing this off with the premiere of my parody page "Obama political successes". Obama duped millions of Americans into voting for him. The least I can do is keep track of some of ongoing ...