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Obama Discusses His ‘Biggest Mistake In Office (VIDEO)

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on July 14, 2012

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Obama Biggest Mistake

In an excerpt of an exclusive interview that will air Sunday night on CBS, President Obama spoke at length about what he sees as the most important misstep he has made in office.

“What do you think the lesson has been that might guarantee success in the second term, if that happened?” interviewer Charlie Rose asked Obama. He responded:

“The mistake of my first term —a couple of years — was thinking that this job was just about getting the policy right. And that’s important, but the nature of this office is also to tell a story to the American people that gives them a sense of unity and purpose and optimism, especially during tough times. It’s funny, when I ran, people said, ‘Well, he can give a great speech, but can he actually manage the job?’ And then in my first two years, I think the notion was, “Well, you know, he’s been juggling and managing a lot of stuff, but where’s the story that tells us where he’s going?’ And I think that was a legitimate criticism.”

After the soaring rhetoric that marked his historic 2008 campaign, Obama has often been criticized, mostly by his liberal base, for a failure to communicate effectivelywith the American public. The way the Romney campaign sees it, though, that’s hardly the president’s biggest problem. It released a statement in response to Obama’s remarks: Read the rest of this entry »

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Clooney To Lend Obama A $6 Million Hand

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on April 10, 2012

George Clooney will host a 150-person, $40,000-a-head fundraiser at his home in support of President Obama’s reelection campaign, ET reports.

“I’m proud to do whatever I can to support the President,” Clooney said. “As long as no one asks me to sing.”

According to ET, the event will take place at Clooney’s Los Angeles residence, with proceeds going to the Obama Victory Fund, a committee which raises funds for Obama for America, the Democratic National Committee and state Democratic Parties. If it sells out — and that’s not much of an “if” — the night could rack up approximately $6 million. Read the rest of this entry »

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Barack Obama 2012 Campaign Officially Launches (VIDEO)

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on April 4, 2011


Undoubtedl­y he will not miss that opportunit­y.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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