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The Note: What We Won't Learn From Lois Lerner
knew and when," Priebus said. "The Obama administration may not be eager to address that of all the scandals plaguing the Obama administration, the unanswered questions at 8:30 this morning with a Twitter Town Hall led by Mayor Michael Bloomberg that will HotlineReid : Good point from @KennethBaer : Obama 's pollster, Benenson Strategy Group
Ted Cruz Challenges Joe Biden to Gun Debate at NRA Forum
constitutional rights of law-abiding citizens." Cruz mocked the vice president for advice that he gave at an online town hall that someone faced with an intruder should go outside and "fire two blasts" with a double-barrel shotgun. Cruz said legislation that undermines the Bill of Rights or the Second Amendment right to bear arms." Before the vote that killed the Obama administration's package of gun control bills, Vice President Biden had slammed Cruz, Paul and Lee for their filibuster
Southern Exposure (The Note)
is renewing his call for President Obama to close the prison, ABC's CHRIS GOOD press conference this week, President Obama maintained that it should be closed Davis said, when asked to grade Obama 's effort at closing the prison AYOTTE'S GUN VOTE FOLLOWS HER TO N.H. TOWN HALL . Sen. Kelly Ayotte ticked through a
Gun Control's Spring Awakening (The Note)
SUPPORT TO SYRIAN REBELS: President Obama has directed his national security team technology leaders dined with President Obama in February 2011 and he hosted the president at a friendly town hall meeting two months later at Facebook's candidacy. http://abcn.ws/14R5L84 OBAMA ADMINISTRATION DENIES BENGHAZI WHISTLEBLOWERS
Mark Zuckerberg's Political Status: It's Complicated
Republican repeatedly disparaging President Obama . Another ad touts Alaska Democratic Press Secretary Joe Lockhart, and former Obama campaign official Alida Garcia are listed for example, dined with President Obama in February 2011 and he hosted the president at a friendly town hall meeting two months later at Facebook's
Back To The Border
MCCAIN'S STRAIGHT TALK: At a Monday town hall meeting, Sen. McCain said the team decision on political campaign financing. Obama , for his part, is seen positively by performance-based. http://abcn.ws/XdnimV OBAMA NAMES FIRST FEMALE SECRET SERVICE DIRECTOR. President Obama is appointing veteran Secret Service
Lion-Eating Senate Hopeful Has Taste for Controversy
financially" on ABC's Top Line . He also took heat for not condemning a crowd member who shouted out, " Who is going to shoot Obama ? " at a Broun town hall event in February 2011. He later apologized for the incident. "I deeply regret that this incident happened at all
Quotes of the Week: 'Buy A Shotgun'
firearm ownership in debates of the practicality of assault weapons. In a particularly offbeat moment during an online town hall , where Biden was taking questions on gun control, he explained an imaginary scenario where trouble would come to his Delaware Click here to read more 'It's Not a Fence. It's a Banana.' On the same day he got a first call from President Obama on pending immigration legislation, Sen. John McCain got an earful from conservative Arizonans back home. In one video
Obstacle to Reform? Top House Republican Opposes Path to Citizenship.
which is supported by President Barack Obama , a bipartisan group of senators , and bill," Goodlatte said of President Obama during his interview with NPR. That who were angry over the proposal at a town hall event this week. A plan crafted by a could take 13 years to achieve, but Obama has said he will only introduce that
Biden: Second Amendment Does Not Allow Tank Ownership
Biden is viewed as the Democratic party's point-man on strengthening the limits of firearm ownership. But in an online town - hall discussion today, Biden was flooded with inquiries from those less inclined to agree with his party's push to ban high the engines to function. The answer was, over time - over time, they will be off the market." Biden headed President Obama 's gun violence research commission in the wake of the Connecticut elementary school mass shooting in December. On Thursday
Chris Christie's Guests at His California Fundraising Swing
Silicon Valley mogul also headlined fundraisers for President Obama 's 2012 re-election , as well as holding a town hall with him at their Palo Alto headquarters in April 2011. The time with his wife Ann. After Christie praised President Obama on his handling of Hurricane Sandy, many in Romney's circle
Facebook's Zuckerberg to Hold Fundraiser for Christie
Silicon Valley mogul also headlined fundraisers for President Obama 's 2012 re-election, as well as holding a town hall with him at their Palo Alto headquarters in April 2011. The fondness for hooded sweatshirts. Zuckerberg's support of both Obama and Christie is notable because it reveals just the broad
Sandy Hook Shooting: Moment of Silence Planned for Victims
Selectman Patricia Llodra, together with other local elected officials and residents, plan to convene on the steps of Edmond Town Hall in Newtown for the moment of silence. The officials plan to congregate on the steps at 9:28 a.m., with the moment of silence beginning at 9:30 a.m., according to a message from Wyman. President Obama is also expected to take part in the moment of silence at the White House. Bells from nearby Trinity Episcopal Church are
Search Warrants Reveal New Details on Sandy Hook Massacre
thanks done it. And also today President Obama stood with the family of the victims all gun purchases here's President Obama . Right now 90% of Americans. 90 Klein you are listening to President Obama today any reason to believe his words And he called on Americans it to go to town hall meetings to meet with the members ofpolitical director Rick Klein -- -- -- you are listening to President Obama today any reason to believe his words are going to sway votes in the senate. Purely the emotion is worth listening to in what the president said today clearly this is an issue that he himself. Personally very hard he remembers those voices that he heard from. In the wake of -- and he's committed to making something happen out of -- the big question of course is how that translates into pressure on members of congress. President very explicit shame on us he said over and over again if we have forgotten. And he called on Americans it to go to town hall meetings to meet with the members of congress to -- the same kind of pressure in the same kind of emotion behind
Supreme Court Oral Arguments on Gay Marriage: Full Audio
Is whether the constitution puts a stop to that ongoing democratic debate and answers this question for all fifty states and it does unless this court essentially puts it to rest. That. Democratic debate . Which is roiling throughout this country will definitelythis court. Is whether the constitution puts a stop to that ongoing democratic debate and answers this question for all fifty states and it does so. Only. If the respondents are correct. That no rational. Thoughtful
Presidential Debate 2012: Obama Preps for Town Hall
president obama and governor mitt romney are preparing both campaigns tell me that romney and obama have rehearsed for this potentially tricky town hall format with aides throwing them random At a williamsburg resort president obama put on a confident face between a workoutdiane. Well, campaign sources for both campaigns tell me that romney and obama have rehearsed for this potentially tricky town hall format with aides throwing them random questions jumping from topic to topic looking for ways to bond with the undecided voters who will make up the audience in this theater in the round behind me. Reporter: At a williamsburg resort president obama put on a confident face between a workout and a 45-minute debate prep. How do you feel about tonight? I feel fabulous.
Obama Defends Government at Town Hall
Obama : Government is "troops in Afghanistan and Iraq", "teachers in classrooms."
Obama Holds Twitter Town Hall
President Obama kicked off his first Twitter home with a out of its own I'm gonna make there may be flexibility about closing tax loopholes. Something President Obama has been pushing for. Karen Travers ABC news Washington.President Obama kicked off his first Twitter home with a -- out of its own I'm gonna make history here as the first president.-- -- there may be flexibility about closing tax loopholes. Something President Obama has been pushing for. Karen Travers ABC news Washington.
Obama's First Twitter Town Hall
President Obama joined the conversation on Twitter for the first time today here's ABC's Jake Tapper. It was twitters first presidential town hall meeting I'm gonna make history here as the first president. To life President Obama is not particularly known for brevity so it posed somethingPresident Obama joined the conversation on Twitter for the first time today of the thousands of questions that poured in the president answered eighteen. Most on jobs and the economy and here's ABC's Jake Tapper. It was twitters first presidential town hall meeting I'm gonna make history here as the first president. To life -- President Obama is not particularly known for brevity so it posed something of a challenge it's only a 140 characters. He opted to speak
Town Hall Debate Tips for Candidates: 'Don't Look Like You're Bored'
151000 people are already advising Obama on Twitter and FaceBook so why have 151001 bit off but. The harder problem for Obama is that you revert to my free pure condition that's extremely difficult to do and a town hall meeting when you get all of these disparate difficult task. The try to quote tell Obama what he must do. We'll just don'tgot to be a little bit off but. The harder problem for Obama is that you revert to my free pure condition is a political operative many decades ago. It's really all about who commands the room. Debates are always one by the person who basically drives the narrative. Who can link one question -- -- no other. Who can get the audience to understand whether it's in the hall or more importantly on TV and -- I understand what not just what the last question was about. But what the campaign is about. And that's extremely difficult to do and a town hall meeting when you get all of these disparate questions. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- An answer that is Chris much less confrontational. So -- -- funded -- very difficult task. The try to quote tell Obama what he must do. We'll just don't a lot of people say just be yourself. Yeah how you do it you don't