Archive for April 3rd, 2015

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Apr
15

A Tweet Or Two

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The death penalty has truly got to go away. Thank you, Bryan Stevenson and EJI

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John Legend lip syncing Slow Motion is the greatest

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John Legend and Common lip syncing MC Hammer and Lionel Richie is amazing

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03
Apr
15

President Obama Speaks on the Importance of Clean Energy Jobs

1:0 EDT: President Obama Speaks on the Importance of Clean Energy Jobs, Hill Air Force Base, Utah

03
Apr
15

President Defies Odds, Defines the True Audacity of Hope

Breakthrough on Iran: President Obama Defies Odds, Defines the True Audacity of Hope

by Spandan Chakrabarti

As Vice President Biden would say, this is a big fucking deal.

This morning, outlines were announced for a deal between Iran and global powers led by the United States that would address Iran’s nuclear program – effectively cutting it down by two-thirds and then freezing it for at least 15 years, as well as putting a nuclear weapon out of Iran’s reach for at least that amount of time. In what is likely to be a superbly effective enforcement and inspection regime, Iran’s nuclear program will be completely open to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), which can at any time demand to investigate any facility in Iran, regardless of whether Iran discloses said facility, and regardless of whether Iran classifies the facility as having any link to their nuclear program.

The full outlines are available at the State Department website, but here are the key details that make this deal a historic, breakthrough and yet concrete and quantifiable agreement towards neutralizing the threat of a potentially nuclear Iran.

Read the rest of the post at The People’s View

03
Apr
15

Early Bird Rise and Shine

On This Day: President Obama hugs Sue Connors and Jane Dougherty following his remarks at the Denver Police Academy in Denver, Colo., April 3, 2013. The women lost their sister, Mary Sherlach, in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings. (Photo by Pete Souza)

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Today

10:15 MT: The President holds a roundtable on clean energy, Hill Air Force Base, Utah

11:0 MT: Delivers remarks, Hill Air Force Base

11:35 MT: Departs Utah

5:20 ET: Arrives Joint Base Andrews

7:0 ET: Holds a Passover Seder, Old Family Dining Room

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 MoooOOOooorning (yup, I’m being lazy again 😕 )




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