I was able to join the slightly soggy crowd on the Lincoln Memorial grounds for the 50th Anniversary March on Washington for for Jobs and Freedom last Wednesday afternoon. It was a memorable experience. Here is President Obama’s speech.
As folks head back to school, President discusses college affordability; DWS explains what we were doing in Arizona in August (see DNC meeting post); 1972 Dolphins; and new White House puppy!
New and much needed student loan legislation, Disabled American Veteran’s Convention, 78th Anniversary of Social Security, and congratulations to Cory Booker!
President Obama thanks the Troops, a better bargain for the middle class, new DNC Voting Rights website, Donna Brazile on the Voting Rights Act, Florida voter purge, and Happy Birthday, Mr. President! Here’s the direct link to the new DNC Voting Rights website –http://www.votingrightsmatter.com/
President Obama continues his fight for the Middle Class tour, important meeting with civil rights leaders on protecting voting rights, economic recovery continues, DNC Director of Women’s Outreach re the terrible stuff GOP-lead state governments are doing, Chair DWS on the 48th anniversay of Medicare and Medicaid, congrats to UConn Huskies and SF Giants.
Obama economic tour – focusing on the middle class, Michelle at La Raza, Louisville, Bidens in India, Vietnam prez, a better bargain for the middle class. Also see http://www.whitehouse.gov/a-better-bargain for more on the President’s economic plan – Jobs, Education, Housing, Health Care, Retirement Security, and Ladders of Opportunity.
Implementing the Affordable Care Act, DWS at the NAACP Convention, Points of Light (nice socks), Trayvon Martin statement, Live from the White House, Urban Alliance, DNC Softball win, and GOP Sequester.
Apparently, the DNC took the 4th of July off (as did I), buy here are the updates on Africa trip, DOMA ruling, climate change, immigration reform, and RNC Autopsy Update (see www.SameOldParty.com); President Obama and DNC Chair W-S statements on the Voting Rights Act ruling; and more innovative government, fallen firefighters, kids’ state dinner, medals,..
President Obama in Berlin, G-8 Summit, reducing gun violence, a woman’s right to choice, and help Markey for Senate, here.
(Sorry I got behind). Here are the recent DNC Communications Updates – Oklahoma, counter-terrorism, Dream Act, Myanmar, Navajo Tech and Morehouse colleges and VA’s Extreme Dream Team; more Oklahoma, Memorial Day, Jersey Shore, Bidens in South America, higher education, DNC LGBT Gala, AAPI Heritage Month, and White House Garden. Check out the DNC’s video on..
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