Archives for November 2008

PRESIDENT-ELECT OBAMA HAS A BLACKBERRY HABIT HE MAY HAVE TO QUIT

President-Elect Barack Obama is a major user of a Blackberry unit. Those who email information to his Blackberry often get replies of "Got it!" During the campaign then Senator Obama could be seen in his secret service SUV with his head down, using his thumbs to send a message. Should he have to … [Read more...]

THE OBAMA 60 MINUTES INTERVIEW

President-Elect Barack Obama granted his first television news interview to 60 Minutes after being elected president November4th. From the interview, is President-Elect Obama on track to lead America out of the dire U.S. and global economic problems? Or is the crisis bigger than his … [Read more...]

THE G-20 MEETING, MINUS PRESIDENT-ELECT OBAMA?

President-Elect Barack Obama delivered his weekend Radio address as some world leaders were concerned with his absence at the G-20 meeting on the global economy.   President Bush attended the meeting as he is set to leave the White House January 20, 2009.  Do you think President-Elect Barack Obama … [Read more...]

COULD THE REPUBLICAN PARTY MAKE HISTORY TOO?

Former black Maryland Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele wants to be the head of the Republican National Committee. The next RNC chairman will be selected at the organization's winter meeting in January. Steele spoke at the Republican National Convention in 2004 just weeks after then U.S. Senate … [Read more...]

IS HILLARY HEADED FOR THE STATE DEPARTMENT?

Reports indicate President Elect Barack Obama has narrowed the list he is considering for Secretary of State. On that short list is Senator Hillary Clinton. In the lead up to the November 4, 2008 elections, Senator Clinton campaigned for the Democratic nominee. The Clinton camp is providing … [Read more...]

PALIN IN 2012? McCAIN SAYS NO TO ANOTHER RUN!

Republican Governors are meeting in Miami. Sarah Palin is one of the attendees. Looming over the conference are questions about Palin's aspirations for political office in 2012. Critics believe the Palin conference attendance could be the first stop on her 2012 presidential bid. Thursday she … [Read more...]

HELEN THOMAS BACK AT THE WHITE HOUSE

Helen Thomas, dean of White House reporting is back after a prolonged illness. The 88-year-old has been out of the White House since May, 2008. She has been covering presidents since John Kennedy. In fact, she has covered nine presidents. She is currently a columnist for Hearst publishing. … [Read more...]

THE PRESIDENT-ELECT COMES TO THE WHITE HOUSE

President-Elect Barack Obama and Mrs. Michelle Obama met President and Mrs. Bush at the White House. The meeting between the President and President-Elect was described as long as domestic and international issues were on the table. The President terms the session as "good, constructive, relaxed … [Read more...]

PRESIDENT BUSH AND PRESIDENT ELECT OBAMA MEET AT THE WHITE HOUSE

The staff is readying for the arrival. The 44th President and the incoming First Lady come to the White House Monday. First Lady Laura Bush will host Mrs. Michelle Obama. It is expected Mrs. Bush will tour Mrs. Obama around the White House, in particular the second floor of the Residence. Mrs. … [Read more...]

AFRICA IS A CONTINENT AND A STRATEGIC PARTNER

Governor Sarah Palin is in the news again. Some are trying to make sure she does not make a run for national office in 2012.  Stories are being leaked on her knowledge and character.  One major issue, she did not know Africa was a continent.  Palin, a Republican, wanted the McCain-Palin ticket to … [Read more...]