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Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

The Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway told “The Brian Kilmeade Show” on Fox News Radio on Wednesday that former President Barack Obama is “a little bit [...]

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KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...]

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Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

A recently declassified email from President Obama’s National Security Adviser Susan Rice revealed former FBI Director James Comey warned Mr. Obama against the [...]

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Nunes: We Haven't Criminally Referred Obama or Biden in over Three Years of Investigation

On Monday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA) stated that House Republicans | Cli [...]

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President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

Trump also picked Sarah Feinberg for the Amtrak Board. When ex-Mayor Rahm Emanuel was President Obama’s chief of staff, Feinberg was his spokeswoman.

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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was "surprised" that Barr doesn't expect investigations into Obama, Biden

Obama and Biden have come under attack by the president and his allies for the "unmaking" of Michael Flynn's identity in 2016 and 2017. All of the officials na [...]

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Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Attorney General William Barr said Monday that he did not expect an investigation into the origins of the FBI’s Russia investigation to lead to criminal probes [...]

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Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

There is some discussion — though not much — about supply chains, “diagnostic capacity,” and “contact tracing,” but hardly the emphasis that one might have exp [...]

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US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...]

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Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fred Fleitz called on the Trump administration to name all Obama administration officials who made unmasking requests for American identities

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Trump fires State Dept. watchdog critical of admin moves

President Donald Trump has fired the State Department’s inspector general, an Obama administration appointee whose office was critical of alleged political bia [...]

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Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

White House Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on Friday that the top echelons of the Obama administration owe the American people answers about [...]

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Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

President Donald Trump urged Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama to testify.

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McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

Wednesday on MSNBC, network political commentator former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) said former President Barack Obama's administration did not have even "a [...]

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Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...]

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Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

The attorney general’s remarks on Monday, signaling that the Justice Department anticipates no criminal charges against Obama and Biden, should come as a surpr [...]

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Mnuchin to Face Grilling About Small-Business Lending Effort

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is urging Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to reconsider delaying the redesign of the $20 bill to feature abolitionist leader Harrie [...]

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Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told "The Story" Monday that Republicans have not referred either former President Barack Ob [...]

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Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should

Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should "get rid" of Obama IGs

"A lot of our people kept the Obama inspector general, and I think generally speaking that's not a good thing to do," the president told reporters.

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Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

President Trump and his allies have accused former President Obama and other administration officials of committing crimes in a scandal he has dubbed "Obamagat [...]

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Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

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Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Responding to former President Barack Obama's criticism of his handling of the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump on Sunday said his predecessor was "g [...]

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Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Former President Barack Obama advised 2020 graduates to give up on the adults currently in charge and chart a new way forward for the world.

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Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...]

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McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany pointed to the leaking in 2017 of the existence of conversations between former national security adviser Michael [...]

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Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

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Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., turned down President Donald Trump's call for the Judiciary Committee chairman to have former President Barack Obama testify about [...]

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Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Then-FBI director James Comey suggested that President Barack Obama might want to keep information about Russia from incoming National Security Advisor Michael [...]

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Welcome President Obama's Portrait to the White House

We were sorry to read that the White House portrait ceremony may be the latest casualty of the political polarization of America. That's the report from NBC, l [...]

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Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Telling graduates that they were uniquely equipped to confront the pandemic and create a better world, President Obama joined Malala Yousafzai, LeBron James, a [...]

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Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., asked the Trump administration to declassify the entire email that President Obama’s former national security Susan Rice sent hersel [...]

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‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

Forget about Joseph R. Biden. The race for The White House in 2020 looks more and more like a contest between President Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama.

Read full article: ‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight f...→
Trump,

Trump, "surprised" by Barr's comments that he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama and Biden

This surprised President Donald Trump, he told reporters on Monday.... “I think Obama and Biden knew about it. They were participants, but, so I'm a little sur [...]

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AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

U.S. Attorney John Durham’s probe into the origins of the Russia collusion investigation is not expected to lead to a criminal investigation of either former P [...]

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Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Attorney General Bill Barr on Monday said he does not expect U.S. Attorney John Durham’s review into the origins of the Russia probe will lead to a “criminal i [...]

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WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

The White House’s top trade adviser blasted former President Barack Obama for criticizing the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. “Wel [...]

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Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of

Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of "Graduate Together"

"More than anything, this pandemic has fully, finally torn back the curtain on the idea that so many of the folks in charge know what they're doing," he said d [...]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...]

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Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

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Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,'  'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,' 'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

After President Donald Trump went on a Twitter tirade about his predecessor, former President Barack Obama took to social message with a pared-down response."V [...]

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Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

President Trump urged Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama as the first witness in any hearing about spyi [...]

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Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...]

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Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...]

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Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

The Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway told “The Brian Kilmeade Show” on Fox News Radio on Wednesday that former President Barack Obama is “a little bit [...]

Read full article: Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chatti...→
Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Then-FBI director James Comey suggested that President Barack Obama might want to keep information about Russia from incoming National Security Advisor Michael [...]

Read full article: Susan Rice email shows Comey debated wit...→
Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...]

Read full article: Finally, Obama hits back as Trump contin...→
Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

A recently declassified email from President Obama’s National Security Adviser Susan Rice revealed former FBI Director James Comey warned Mr. Obama against the [...]

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Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Telling graduates that they were uniquely equipped to confront the pandemic and create a better world, President Obama joined Malala Yousafzai, LeBron James, a [...]

Read full article: Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtu...→

Mnuchin to Face Grilling About Small-Business Lending Effort

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is urging Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to reconsider delaying the redesign of the $20 bill to feature abolitionist leader Harrie [...]

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President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

Trump also picked Sarah Feinberg for the Amtrak Board. When ex-Mayor Rahm Emanuel was President Obama’s chief of staff, Feinberg was his spokeswoman.

Read full article: President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, m...→
‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

Forget about Joseph R. Biden. The race for The White House in 2020 looks more and more like a contest between President Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama.

Read full article: ‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight f...→
Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should

Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should "get rid" of Obama IGs

"A lot of our people kept the Obama inspector general, and I think generally speaking that's not a good thing to do," the president told reporters.

Read full article: Trump says he fired Inspector General be...→
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Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Attorney General William Barr said Monday that he did not expect an investigation into the origins of the FBI’s Russia investigation to lead to criminal probes [...]

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AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

U.S. Attorney John Durham’s probe into the origins of the Russia collusion investigation is not expected to lead to a criminal investigation of either former P [...]

Read full article: AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to crim...→
Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

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US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...]

Read full article: US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Mas...→
WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

The White House’s top trade adviser blasted former President Barack Obama for criticizing the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. “Wel [...]

Read full article: WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s p...→
Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Former President Barack Obama advised 2020 graduates to give up on the adults currently in charge and chart a new way forward for the world.

Read full article: Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doi...→
Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fred Fleitz called on the Trump administration to name all Obama administration officials who made unmasking requests for American identities

Read full article: Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requeste...→
Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk o...→
McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany pointed to the leaking in 2017 of the existence of conversations between former national security adviser Michael [...]

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Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

White House Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on Friday that the top echelons of the Obama administration owe the American people answers about [...]

Read full article: Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials we...→
Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,'  'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,' 'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

After President Donald Trump went on a Twitter tirade about his predecessor, former President Barack Obama took to social message with a pared-down response."V [...]

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Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

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Latest news and commentary on Barack Obama including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography.

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Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...]

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McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

Wednesday on MSNBC, network political commentator former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) said former President Barack Obama's administration did not have even "a [...]

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KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...]

Read full article: KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' ...→

Welcome President Obama's Portrait to the White House

We were sorry to read that the White House portrait ceremony may be the latest casualty of the political polarization of America. That's the report from NBC, l [...]

Read full article: Welcome President Obama's Portrait to th...→
Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

The attorney general’s remarks on Monday, signaling that the Justice Department anticipates no criminal charges against Obama and Biden, should come as a surpr [...]

Read full article: Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden rema...→

Nunes: We Haven't Criminally Referred Obama or Biden in over Three Years of Investigation

On Monday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA) stated that House Republicans | Cli [...]

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Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., asked the Trump administration to declassify the entire email that President Obama’s former national security Susan Rice sent hersel [...]

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Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told "The Story" Monday that Republicans have not referred either former President Barack Ob [...]

Read full article: Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of T...→
2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was "surprised" that Barr doesn't expect investigations into Obama, Biden

Obama and Biden have come under attack by the president and his allies for the "unmaking" of Michael Flynn's identity in 2016 and 2017. All of the officials na [...]

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Trump,

Trump, "surprised" by Barr's comments that he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama and Biden

This surprised President Donald Trump, he told reporters on Monday.... “I think Obama and Biden knew about it. They were participants, but, so I'm a little sur [...]

Read full article: Trump, "surprised" by Barr's comments th...→
Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

President Trump and his allies have accused former President Obama and other administration officials of committing crimes in a scandal he has dubbed "Obamagat [...]

Read full article: Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes ...→
Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

There is some discussion — though not much — about supply chains, “diagnostic capacity,” and “contact tracing,” but hardly the emphasis that one might have exp [...]

Read full article: Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbo...→
Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Attorney General Bill Barr on Monday said he does not expect U.S. Attorney John Durham’s review into the origins of the Russia probe will lead to a “criminal i [...]

Read full article: Barr says he does not expect criminal in...→
Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Responding to former President Barack Obama's criticism of his handling of the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump on Sunday said his predecessor was "g [...]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...]

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Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of

Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of "Graduate Together"

"More than anything, this pandemic has fully, finally torn back the curtain on the idea that so many of the folks in charge know what they're doing," he said d [...]

Read full article: Watch Live: Obama commencement address a...→
  • #Obama
Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...]

Read full article: Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretend...→

Trump fires State Dept. watchdog critical of admin moves

President Donald Trump has fired the State Department’s inspector general, an Obama administration appointee whose office was critical of alleged political bia [...]

Read full article: Trump fires State Dept. watchdog critica...→
Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

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Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

President Trump urged Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama as the first witness in any hearing about spyi [...]

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Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., turned down President Donald Trump's call for the Judiciary Committee chairman to have former President Barack Obama testify about [...]

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Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

President Donald Trump urged Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama to testify.

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Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...]

Read full article: Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama te...→
Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chattier' as more is learned about Flynn investigation

The Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway told “The Brian Kilmeade Show” on Fox News Radio on Wednesday that former President Barack Obama is “a little bit [...]

Read full article: Mollie Hemingway: Obama becoming 'chatti...→
McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corruption During Eight Years of Barack Obama'

Wednesday on MSNBC, network political commentator former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) said former President Barack Obama's administration did not have even "a [...]

Read full article: McCaskill: There Was 'Not a Hint of Corr...→
Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Susan Rice email shows Comey debated withholding info from Michael Flynn

Then-FBI director James Comey suggested that President Barack Obama might want to keep information about Russia from incoming National Security Advisor Michael [...]

Read full article: Susan Rice email shows Comey debated wit...→
KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...]

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Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

Finally, Obama hits back as Trump continues to scapegoat former president

The gloves are off. Presidential tradition not to disparage one’s successor be damned. A lot of us have been waiting for former President Obama to fight back a [...]

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Welcome President Obama's Portrait to the White House

We were sorry to read that the White House portrait ceremony may be the latest casualty of the political polarization of America. That's the report from NBC, l [...]

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Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

Susan Rice email declassified, Comey flagged ‘unusual’ communication with Flynn, Russian ambassador

A recently declassified email from President Obama’s National Security Adviser Susan Rice revealed former FBI Director James Comey warned Mr. Obama against the [...]

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Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

Andrew McCarthy: Barr's Obama-Biden remarks – AG is making this important point

The attorney general’s remarks on Monday, signaling that the Justice Department anticipates no criminal charges against Obama and Biden, should come as a surpr [...]

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Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Obama, Malala Among Headliners For Virtual Commencement

Telling graduates that they were uniquely equipped to confront the pandemic and create a better world, President Obama joined Malala Yousafzai, LeBron James, a [...]

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Nunes: We Haven't Criminally Referred Obama or Biden in over Three Years of Investigation

On Monday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's "The Story," House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA) stated that House Republicans | Cli [...]

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Mnuchin to Face Grilling About Small-Business Lending Effort

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is urging Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to reconsider delaying the redesign of the $20 bill to feature abolitionist leader Harrie [...]

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Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson wants email from Susan Rice fully declassified, report says

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wisc., asked the Trump administration to declassify the entire email that President Obama’s former national security Susan Rice sent hersel [...]

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President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

President Trump taps Normal, Illinois, mayor to Amtrak board following Sen. Durbin’s recommendation

Trump also picked Sarah Feinberg for the Amtrak Board. When ex-Mayor Rahm Emanuel was President Obama’s chief of staff, Feinberg was his spokeswoman.

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Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

Nunes claims 'dozens' of unmaskings of Trump associates were 'covered up by the media'

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes, R-Calif., told "The Story" Monday that Republicans have not referred either former President Barack Ob [...]

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‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

‘This is personal’: Obama, Trump fight for White House as Biden sits on sidelines

Forget about Joseph R. Biden. The race for The White House in 2020 looks more and more like a contest between President Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama.

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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Trump says he was "surprised" that Barr doesn't expect investigations into Obama, Biden

Obama and Biden have come under attack by the president and his allies for the "unmaking" of Michael Flynn's identity in 2016 and 2017. All of the officials na [...]

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Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should

Trump says he fired Inspector General because he was appointed by Obama: We should "get rid" of Obama IGs

"A lot of our people kept the Obama inspector general, and I think generally speaking that's not a good thing to do," the president told reporters.

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Trump, "surprised" by Barr's comments that he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama and Biden

This surprised President Donald Trump, he told reporters on Monday.... “I think Obama and Biden knew about it. They were participants, but, so I'm a little sur [...]

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Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Barr says he doesn’t envision investigations of Biden, Obama

Attorney General William Barr said Monday that he did not expect an investigation into the origins of the FBI’s Russia investigation to lead to criminal probes [...]

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Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

Barr doesn't expect Obama, Biden probes stemming from Russia review

President Trump and his allies have accused former President Obama and other administration officials of committing crimes in a scandal he has dubbed "Obamagat [...]

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AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

AG Barr: Durham probe won’t lead to criminal investigations into Obama or Biden

U.S. Attorney John Durham’s probe into the origins of the Russia collusion investigation is not expected to lead to a criminal investigation of either former P [...]

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Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

Pollak: The Obama-Biden Pandemic ‘Playbook’ Is Less than Advertised

There is some discussion — though not much — about supply chains, “diagnostic capacity,” and “contact tracing,” but hardly the emphasis that one might have exp [...]

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Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Barack Obama joins Michelle Obama for story time as special guest

Former president Barack Obama joined wife Michelle Obama for a virtual story time as part of the former first lady's "Mondays with Michelle Obama" series.

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Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Barr says he does not expect criminal investigation of Obama or Biden as result of Durham probe

Attorney General Bill Barr on Monday said he does not expect U.S. Attorney John Durham’s review into the origins of the Russia probe will lead to a “criminal i [...]

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US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

US Virus Updates: Uber Requires Face Masks; Several More States Reopen

Former President Barack Obama slammed U.S. politicians for their handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a virtual commencement address for graduating high sch [...]

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Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Trump Slams Obama as 'Grossly Incompetent'

Responding to former President Barack Obama's criticism of his handling of the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump on Sunday said his predecessor was "g [...]

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WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

WH adviser Navarro dubs Obama ‘Biden’s press secretary’ amid Trump criticism

The White House’s top trade adviser blasted former President Barack Obama for criticizing the Trump administration’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. “Wel [...]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Coronavirus Live Updates: Obama Cites Need for Leadership

Researchers look at how pollution in low-income areas might be affecting the pandemic’s impact. Economic experts urge U.S. lawmakers to take on a bigger financ [...]

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Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Obama to Graduates: 'The Old Ways of Doing Things Just Don't Work'

Former President Barack Obama advised 2020 graduates to give up on the adults currently in charge and chart a new way forward for the world.

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Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of

Watch Live: Obama commencement address as part of "Graduate Together"

"More than anything, this pandemic has fully, finally torn back the curtain on the idea that so many of the folks in charge know what they're doing," he said d [...]

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Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fleitz: Identities of Unmasking Requesters 'Not Classified,' Release Them

Fred Fleitz called on the Trump administration to name all Obama administration officials who made unmasking requests for American identities

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Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Obama: Many leaders ‘aren’t even pretending to be in charge’ amid coronavirus pandemic

Former President Barack Obama on Saturday said the coronavirus pandemic has revealed some leaders to be empty suits and that a lot of the people in positions o [...]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

Coronavirus Live Updates: Despite Risk of Resurgence, States Reopen

With more than two-thirds of states significantly relaxing restrictions, an uptick in cases is predicted. Former President Barack Obama will deliver a virtual [...]

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Trump fires State Dept. watchdog critical of admin moves

President Donald Trump has fired the State Department’s inspector general, an Obama administration appointee whose office was critical of alleged political bia [...]

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McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

McEnany, pressed on Trump's accusations of Obama administration crimes, points to Flynn leaks

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany pointed to the leaking in 2017 of the existence of conversations between former national security adviser Michael [...]

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Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Michelle Obama and MTV Host 'Virtual Prom' to Pump Up Voter Registration

Former first lady Michelle Obama has joined forces with MTV to create a virtual high school prom to help drive voter registration for her When We All Vote orga [...]

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Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

Kellyanne Conway says Obama officials were 'caught red-handed': Americans deserve answers

White House Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway said on Friday that the top echelons of the Obama administration owe the American people answers about [...]

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Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,'  'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

Barack Obama Fires Back at Trump's 'Obamagate,' 'Vote,' He Urges Supporters

After President Donald Trump went on a Twitter tirade about his predecessor, former President Barack Obama took to social message with a pared-down response."V [...]

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Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Obamas, Oprah join Chicago project reading to kids online

Barack and Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey have joined the ranks of famous Chicagoans who are reading children's books in videos posted online by the Chicago [...]

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Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

Trump to Senate GOP: Call Obama as first witness in ‘unmasking’ probe

President Trump urged Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama as the first witness in any hearing about spyi [...]

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Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Graham Rejects Trump's Call for Obama to Testify

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., turned down President Donald Trump's call for the Judiciary Committee chairman to have former President Barack Obama testify about [...]

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Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

Trump calls on Senate to force Obama to testify about Flynn, Russia probe

President Trump on Thursday urged the Senate Judiciary Committee to force former President Barack Obama to testify about the Russia investigation into his 2016 [...]

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Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

Donald Trump Urges Lindsey Graham to Call Barack Obama to Testify

President Donald Trump urged Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on Thursday to call former President Barack Obama to testify.

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Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments s [...]

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