Tag Archives: Michelle Obama

06Aug/16

Obama takes jab at Trump while celebrating Team USA

In his weekly address, U.S. President Barack Obama wishes Team USA the best of luck at the Summer Olympics while also appearing to take shots at Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump without ever saying his name. Continue reading

19Jul/16

Trump campaign plays down Melania Trump and Michelle Obama speech similarities

The Trump campaign plays down similarities in the speeches made by Melania Trump and Michelle Obama.

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19Jul/16

From a river town in Slovenia to Trump Tower, and the White House?

Residents of Melania Trump’s native Slovenia talk about the roots of the prospective First Lady of the United States.

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19Jul/16

Melania Trump’s speech at raucous Republican convention resembles Michelle Obama’s speech in 2008

Melania Trump’s speech at raucous Republican convention bears similarities with Michelle Obama’s speech in 2008

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14Apr/16

#BringBackOurGirls demand more action

#BringBackOurGirls activists blame the government and international community for failing to rescue children abducted by Boko Haram two years ago and call for more action.

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12Feb/16

Obama: Washington can “be a little depressing”

U.S. President Barack Obama appears on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” saying that Washington D.C. “can sometimes be a little depressing.”

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06Feb/16
Emotional Barack Obama wipes away tears

Obama owns stock in gun companies

U.S. President Barack Obama with a meager $30 stake is among the millions of Americans who own stock in gun companies, often without knowing it, as mutual funds increase gun holdings to record levels. Diane Hodges reports.
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13Jan/16

Obama touts legacy in last State of the Union

In a wide-ranging speech, U.S. President Barack Obama sets a hopeful tone for 2016 as he touts progress made in two terms.

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06Jan/16
Emotional Barack Obama wipes away tears

Obama, wiping tears, makes new push to tighten gun rules

An emotional President Barack Obama uses his executive power to impose new restrictions on gun purchases, saying the second amendment right to own guns must be balanced with the rights of citizens to worship, go to movie theaters and attend school in safety.
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