Week ending July 16, 2010
White House denies NASA remark on Muslim outreach
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden recently told Al-Jazeera network that Obama told him “to reach out to the Muslim world and engage much more with dominantly Muslim nations to help them feel good about their historic contribution to science and engineering.”
Salazar continues to fight the law over drilling moratorium
(AP) Rebuffed twice by the courts, the Obama administration is taking another crack at a moratorium on deep-water drilling.
ABC/WaPo poll reveals confidence in Obama has reached a new low.
About two-thirds of all voters say they are dissatisfied with or angry about the way the federal government is working.
Obama calls al Qaeda, racist
Expresses concern over al Qaeda now that they have killed Ugandans in Africa. How many dead Africans will it take before he acknowledges al Qaeda as terrorists? Apparently dead Americans don’t count.
Announcement – Bush memoir Decision Points to be released before election day.
Dems not happy. Original release was scheduled for Nov 9th
Obama household cook gets to be a czar
“Sam Kass went from being a 20-something, Windy City gourmet cook – privately paid by the Obamas to feed them – to big-time White House adviser in a matter of months,”
What’s next, Obama’s barber as hair czar?