President Obama

Reader Input: Veterans earned nation’s support

I am outraged in reference to an article in the April 22 Auburn Journal edition entitled, “As Army shrinks, young officers being pushed out.” What is this country comin ...

Reader Input: Tea party now rudderless

Five years ago, not many people knew of Ted Cruz or had seen a tricorn hat. Then the tea party burst on the scene, transforming American politics with its Revolutionary War-era gar ...

Reader Input: When religion, reform collide

In Columbia, Mo., 2008, (President) Obama said, “Now Mizzou, I have two words for you tonight: five days. … We are five days from fundamentally transforming the United ...

Another View: Republican executive order attack doesn’t hold water

U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman said he had good reason for walking out on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last week. But his reasoning is so flawed that one has ...

Reader Input: President must honor commitment

Given the mendacity and subterfuge, the uncertainties embodied in Obamacare, its viability remains to be seen. But one certainty resonates with Americans: The president needs to ho ...

Reader Input: Taxpayers lose protections

The current Obamacare plan isn’t good enough for the government workers and our leaders. It certainly is not good enough for the taxpayers who will be forced to support this ...

Reader Input: Time for equality under the law

President Obama has granted too many exceptions to meet Webster’s definition of a law. President Obama has selected which parts of the “law” to enforce — ...

Reader Input: US should back peace, patience

I would like to address the ongoing conversation concerning the United States’ involvement in the situation in Syria. Secretary of State John Kerry should not expect other ...

Another View: Obama’s case for war: Clear and clearly wrong

Russia’s diplomatic intervention in the Syrian crisis is welcome news – but whether it is real or illusory, the president needs to step back from the precipice he has t ...

Obama seeking congressional OK for Syria action

WASHINGTON (AP) — Delaying what had loomed as an imminent strike, President Barack Obama abruptly announced Saturday he will seek congressional approval before launching a ...

Reader Input: Off-base comments amuse and appal

I refer to Dee Nann’s letter to the editor on May 31 (“Jeannie agrees US gone to hell”). Ms. Nann “guarantees” that President Obama is “another ...

Reader Input: Remove mental illness stigma

President Obama is trying to put a new spotlight on mental health awareness. PBS (KVIE) recently aired a program on “Stigma and Mental Illness.” The very informative ...

Reader Input: Hope Christian Valley is kindly

Re: Reader Input, May 30 (“Jeanie agrees US gone to hell”). I tried my best to ignore the temptation to respond to the rantings of Ms. Dee Nann, but after laughing hy ...

Reader Input: Our so-called president

It was so disgusting seeing Obama standing by our George Bush, hearing him talking and knowing everything coming out of his mouth is a lie. Our country is going to hell. Obama is ...

Obama raises California money for Democrats

  SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Making a down payment on his vow to go all in for Democrats in 2014, President Barack Obama is courting well-heeled donors in California on a ...