October 24, 2016

Barack Obama

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Rakin’ In Tha Dough


The September fundraising numbers are in, and it's great news for President Obama: … [Read more...]

Friday Afternoon Thread: An October Surprise

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Here's the basics: Total unemployment DROPPED to 7.8% -- the lowest since January 2009! 114,000 jobs were created in September The labor participation rate INCREASED from 63.5% to 63.6% July and August jobs numbers were revised UP, adding … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Owned Resorts


GOOD MORNING POU! We continue our series on African-American Owned Resorts.   EUREKA VILLA/VAL VERDE "The Black Palm Springs" (From BlackPast.org) In 1924 a group of prominent Los Angeles African Americans, led by actor and real estate … [Read more...]

VIDEO: President Obama Speaks at the UN General Assembly & Clinton Global Initiative

President Obama Addresses the UN General Assembly   President Obama at the Clinton Global Initiative … [Read more...]

LIVESTREAM: First Lady Michelle Obama Speaks at the CBC Foundation Phoenix Awards Dinner

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Tuesday Afternoon Thread: A President for ALL Americans


The Grio spoke with delegates and attendees to the Democratic National Convention last week, here is what they had to say: … [Read more...]

Saturday Open Thread: The Anniversary of GOP Obstruction


GOOD MORNING PRAGOBOTS! We hope you're enjoying your weekend!   A year ago today, President Barack Obama unveiled the American Jobs Act -- a plan that's fully paid for and would create over 1 million jobs.  But because Republicans are … [Read more...]