Monthly Archives: January 2013

Political cartoon for the week of January 20th thru 27th


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President Obama signs 23 executive orders on gun control


In a responds to the Newtown, CT shooting last years, President Obama signed into law today 23 executive orders to control sales in American. These 23 executive orders were brought to the attention by the Vice President Joe Biden and his gun team. During the press conference, President Obama gave […]

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Obama: please don’t wreck the US economy


Although Republicans are playing the game of chicken with our debt ceiling, the credit rating industry has promised to down grade our credit rating again without a functioning Congress. With the Republican in Congress threatening to not pay their bills they racked up during the Bush Administration (two wars, Medicare […]

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John Boehner retains speakership, chokes up during opening speech


The de-facto leader of the Republican party John Boehner retains the job of Speaker of the House, but it wasn’t a smooth process. During the roll-call vote for the Speakership, many Republican members voted for other people such as Colin Powell (not serving in the House). The 112th Congress was […]

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House avoids fiscal cliff passing the bill 257-167 with bipartisan support


With the “fiscal cliff” avoided, Obama gave a few comments about Congress and the future of debt negotiations. He’ll fly back to Hawaii tomorrow to finish his holiday vacation.

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