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House Republicans LOST Popular Vote, Won “Electoral Vote”

October 17, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

by house republicans did something interesting in last week’s election essentially lost in the popular vote but one developed world boat let me tell you what i mean by that house republicans maintain control of the house however if you actually look at the number of votes cast democrats in the house received about half

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“House Republicans LOST Popular Vote, Won “Electoral Vote””

The Republican Party Is Hilariously Incompetent – The Ring of Fire

October 16, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The republican party in the United States is absolutely one of the most pathetic political parties probably anywhere on this planet. Now, before you go ahead and point out that democrats have lost election after election after election after election. I understand that. The democrats suck at winning, but the republicans suck at leading. Here’s

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“The Republican Party Is Hilariously Incompetent – The Ring of Fire”

President Obama Speaks on Reopening the Government

October 12, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The President: Good morning, everybody. Please have a seat. Well, last night, I signed legislation to reopen our government and pay America’s bills. Because Democrats and responsible Republicans came together, the first government shutdown in 17 years is now over. The first default in more than 200 years will not happen. These twin threats to

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“President Obama Speaks on Reopening the Government”

We the People – Your voice in our government

October 11, 2019 at 6:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

♪♪ (music playing) ♪♪ Macon Phillips: Since we launched “We the People”, we’ve heard all sorts of praise and criticism for this new type of online engagement, including a lot of people who said, hey, take this stuff seriously, and I’m here to tell you that we do. Every week we get together to discuss

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“We the People – Your voice in our government”

President Obama’s Bilateral Meeting with President Park Geun-Hye of The Republic of Korea

October 8, 2019 at 1:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

PRESIDENT OBAMA: I would like to thank President Park for welcoming me here today. I’m so grateful for the opportunity to come back to the Republic of Korea. But I am very mindful that my visit comes at a time of deep mourning for the people of this nation and I know that President Park

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“President Obama’s Bilateral Meeting with President Park Geun-Hye of The Republic of Korea”

President Obama Delivers a Statement on the Government Shutdown

October 7, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

President Obama: Good morning, everybody. At midnight last night, for the first time in 17 years, Republicans in Congress chose to shut down the federal government. Let me be more specific: One faction, of one party, in one house of Congress, in one branch of government, shut down major parts of the government — all

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“President Obama Delivers a Statement on the Government Shutdown”

Acquiring a Job with the Federal Government

at 1:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Good morning. I’m Glorimar Maldonado. I’m the chief of staff of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics at the Department of Education. And I am currently on temporary reassignment to the Office of Personnel Management and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. I’m real excited to welcome you today to today’s webcast.

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“Acquiring a Job with the Federal Government”

How The Government Pays Its Bills | Ron’s Office Hours | NPR

October 6, 2019 at 2:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hi, I’m Ron Elving and welcome to my office hours. So, to put it the way Jerry Seinfeld might ask it: What’s the deal with the number 12? We’ve got 12 days of Christmas; we’ve got the Twelve Apostles. Go back further, you’ve got the 12 tribes of Israel. And when Congress wants to spend

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Weekly Address: Pursuing a Diplomatic Solution in Syria

October 5, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The President: This week, when I addressed the nation on Syria, I said that – in part because of the credible threat of U.S. military force – there is the possibility of a diplomatic solution. Russia has indicated a new willingness to join with the international community in pushing Syria to give up its chemical

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“Weekly Address: Pursuing a Diplomatic Solution in Syria”