On the Transition, There is No Comparison

It is inevitable that United States Presidents are compared not only to who served before them, but to those who came after them. If these past few weeks are any guide to the next four years - if Trump can avoid impeachment and conviction - then we can start making room for Barack Obama on Mount Rushmore. It's not just the sheer grace, intelligence, humanity, empathy, joy and focus that Obama brought to the office. It's the way he conducted himself and the way he presented the image of the United...

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Obama on Russia’s Election Hacking – “We need to take actions and we will”

In a radio interview with NPR, the President of the United States, Barack Obama, made it clear that Russia's involvement in the United States election process will not go without a direct response from the United States. “I think there is no doubt that when any foreign government tries to impact the integrity of our elections, we need to take actions and we will.” “At a time and a place of our choosing. Some of it my be explicit and publicised, some of it may not be. Mr Putin is well aware...

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Poll – Republicans Love for Putin Grows Since Russian Hack Was Revealed

Since the CIA revealed that Russia and Vladimir Putin hacked into our election with the sole purpose of electing Donald Trump, Republicans have found a new love and respect for Russia's leader. Putin, who has been accused by the CIA of personally interfering in the US election to help Donald Trump win because he holds a 'vendetta' against Hillary Clinton, has seen his popularity rate increase by a staggering 56 percentage points, according to Economist/YouGov poll. The Russian leader's net favorability...

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Obama on Trump – He’s “Flying Blind” by Not Accepting Daily Intelligence Briefings – Video

President Obama met with Trevor Noah from The Daily Show and spoke about the recent news that Donald Trump is refusing daily intelligence briefings. According to the president, any president-elect who refuses daily intelligence briefings is "flying blind." "I think the president-elect may say one thing and do another once he's here because the truth of the matter is, it's a big, complicated world," he said. "It doesn't matter how smart you are, you have to have the best information possible to make...

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Obama Orders a “Full Review” Of Russia’s Hacking of US Presidential Election

The Hill is reporting that President Barack Obama has ordered a "full review" before he leaves office of the cyberattacks that plagued this year’s presidential election, a top White House official said Friday. The announcement by Lisa Monaco, Obama’s counterterrorism and homeland security adviser, follows repeated demands from congressional Democrats for more information about the digital assault that the Obama administration has blamed on Russia. "We may be crossed into a new threshold...

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Obama’s Brother Congratulates “President Trump” – says “God is Great!”

At a little after 2am, the brother of the current President took to twitter to congratulate the man he supported in the elections. Sporting a "Make America Great Again" Trump cap, Obama's brother tweeted, "CONGRATULATIONS PRESIDENT TRUMP! GOD IS GREAT! CONGRATULATIONS PRESIDENT TRUMP! GOD IS GREAT! — Malik Obama (@ObamaMalik) November 9, 2016

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Obama on Trump – If your closest advisers don’t trust him to tweet, how can we trust him with the Nuclear codes?”

President Obama laid out a simple truth today while doing his final campaigning for Hillary Clinton. Revealing that Donald Trump's campaign advisers took away Trump's twitter account over the weekend, the President asked; "If your closest advisers don't trust him to tweet, how can we trust him with the Nuclear codes?" I haven't heard it said so clearly before. Can you imagine? Video .@POTUS on @realDonaldTrump: "If your closest advisers don't trust you to tweet, then how can we trust...

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