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"… ned by Uncle Sam increased by 73 percent during the first two years of the Obama administration, according to an analysis of records by iWatch News.Most of …"
"… .Most of the increase was recorded in Hillary Clinton’s State Department.Obama administration officials said most of the increase reflects an enhanced ef …"
"… in limos comes to light on the heels of an executive order from President Obama last week that charges agencies to increase the fuel efficiency of their f …"
"… ok place in fiscal 2009, more than eight months of which corresponded with Obama’s first year in office. However, some of those purchases could ref …"
"… which includes data from 209 countries spanning from 1960 to 2010President Obama is attending the annual Group of Eight summit today in Deauville,&nbs …"
"… l Co.) and 4,000 miles of pipelines.So it is not surprising that, when the Obama administration and the Democrats on Capitol Hill proposed to regulate the …"
"… uring sector. In light of the oil and gas industry’s hearty profits, the Obama administration and members of Congress have sought to end the Section 199 …"
"… not stopped working since it was passed.Within a few weeks after President Obama signed the legislation, Koch lobbyist Gregory Zerzan had secured a coveted …"
"… od and drinking water.”The IG’s report comes as Congress and President Obama struck a deal on a proposed budget that would cut $11 million from the FDA …"
"… some success, but agencies have a long way to go before reaching President Obama’s goal of reducing them to $50 billion by 2012.Obama issued two memos la …"
"… reaching President Obama’s goal of reducing them to $50 billion by 2012.Obama issued two memos last year to increase efforts to recover overpayments and …"
"… ant pollution controls won in these settlements.”The EPA deems biomass a renewable energy source that benefits the environment and is carbon-neutral. The myriad pro …"
"… ng forest health, protecting air quality, and offering the most dependable renewable energy source.”Such assertions, coupled with big pots of federal money made ava …"
"… into dollars companies can pour into construction.“Just like every other renewable energy … biomass plants will not get built without government subsidies, and th …"
"… at financial lifeline, “we will experience a significant slowdown in the renewable energy industries, resulting in the loss of American jobs.” The credit could he …"
"… nation’s five biggest coal companies saw sales rise in 2010, even as the Obama administration blocks expansion of coal mines and focuses on greener energ …"
"… id, has not allowed new mines to be built or old ones to be expanded since Obama took office in 2009. The industry has sued the EPA over about 200 permits …"
"… nhouse gas regulations and other rules have the industry worried.President Obama regularly sings the praises of cleaner alternative forms of energy and ele …"
"… ays the president has “overlooked coal’s potential.” Meanwhile, Obama has underscored a place for “clean coal.”Such mixed messages from the …"
"… to stimulate the economy and spur green energy start-ups. Energy Secretary Steven Chu promised the package alone would create more than 4,000 jobs.One year late …"
"… e concerned that policies in Panama make it a tax haven for companies. The Obama administration has said it would work with relevant groups to reach a cons …"
"… manufacturers and major labor unions also oppose the agreement. President Obama is under pressure to join the Colombia and Panama agreements to the Korean …"
"… affect some sectors positively, while having an adverse effect on others. Obama has expressed support for free trade agreements as part of a longer-term t …"
"… esigned to expand U.S. exports and enforce U.S. laws and rights.FAST FACT: Obama has also shown interest in joining the Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Pa …"
"… s of GOP Congressional candidates in battleground states such as Colorado, Nevada, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. Some have likened their effort to a shadow GOP.Fo …"
"… d hitting ads with a major focus on Senate contests in Colorado, Missouri, Nevada, and Ohio, Law says. Further, both groups will also run ads to assist a do …"
"… candidates to their liking, he adds. At least one of the group’s ads in Nevada attacking Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been criticized on factual …"
"… ation will focus on 26 states, among them Illinois, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Nevada, and will be aimed at reaching more than 17 million voters including activ …"
"… de, some doctors and small clinics indicate they’re unlikely to meet the Obama administration’s goal of going digital in the next five years.That possi …"
"… f the massive economic stimulus legislation passed a month after President Obama took office. That bill allocated more than $27 billion to help doctors and …"
"… 1 at its 2010 funding level: $1.9 billion. For fiscal year 2012, President Obama’s budget requested a total of $2.8 billion for JIEDDO.Still, the future …"
"… re planning their new independent drive in a story last month. …"
"… 0 million to $200 million to underwrite an outside group to help President Obama win a second term.Ex-White House aides Bill Burton and Sean Sweeney, who w …"
"… rton and Sweeney have recruited Teddy Johnston, a lawyer who worked in the Obama Commerce Department and had been a Florida fundraiser in the 2008 campaign …"
"… the 2012 elections, is being spearheaded by Paul Tewes, who ran President Obama’s Iowa drive in 2008. Tewes, who heads a small public affairs firm calle …"
"… mi Copeland, one of his business associates. Copeland was a fundraiser for Obama in the 2008 campaign. Tanya Bjork, who led Obama’s Wisconsin efforts in …"
"… land was a fundraiser for Obama in the 2008 campaign. Tanya Bjork, who led Obama’s Wisconsin efforts in 2008, will manage the dual campaignsThe two group …"
"… health care industry groups hoping to impact proposed legislation from the Obama administration. However, once that legislation was either passed or stalle …"
"… a hand in the health care debate. He pointed out that voting for President Obama’s health care law may well have cost him his seat, and “I darn sure wa …"
"… eral government to proceed. The health care reform act signed by President Obama last year contains a provision barring states from reform this radical bef …"
"… tates from reform this radical before 2017 without Congressional approval. Obama announced Monday, however, that he supports amending the law to allow stat …"
"… is why the bill that became law last March did not include what President Obama had said was necessary “to keep insurance companies honest” an …"
"… and not mentioning it until half way through the remarks — President Obama was signaling Americans that he believes the reform debate is over, that R …"
"… he would welcome ideas to improve the bill he signed into law last March, Obama offered only two subjects that might warrant renewed attention — and …"
"… mong consumer advocates and trial lawyers, though changes seem unlikely. Obama’s first topic was a provision of the law mandating more IRS filings …"
"… iation and corporate proponents of tort reform — it is doubtful that Obama and the loyal opposition will share much common ground when it comes to th …"
"… gress should repeal it? Now that the measure is one year old — President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to law on March 23, …"
"… cowed Democrats pulled it from the reform bill before it reached President Obama. Last November, however, the provision was included in a rule that was iss …"
"… nt rates. When the rule became public, Republicans pounced once again. The Obama administration pulled the provision immediately, dropping it like the poli …"
"… emocrats’ vision of reform. By the time the bill reached President Obama in March 2010, the public option had been stripped out, and public support …"
"… like the financial regulation bill; the health care industry didn’t like Obamacare. So having failed to buy the kind of influence they wanted with the De …"
"… occurred following final passage by the Senate in late June and President Obama’s signing the bill into law. By the end of the 2010 cycle, pro-GOP contr …"
"… but in the end Congress acted out of “haste and anger.”After President Obama signed Dodd-Frank into law in July 2010, the PAC gave only to Republicans. …"
"… one with the most traction in Congress and the White House. When President Obama, soon after the election, promised “a new chapter” in American leaders …"
"… Group The brother and former partner of John Podesta, who headed President Obama’s transition, he was dubbed by Newsweek as “The Lobbyist” in a profi …"
"… t, Indiana, by Duke Energy — an ACCCE coalition member. Energy Secretary Steven Chu recently told Congress it would take a decade to prove the technology thro …"
"… ncies. Spending cuts are at the core of a pitched battle between President Obama and the GOP-controlled House, overshadowed by the specter of a shutdown of …"
"… ess, is a mix of old complaints and new areas to target at a time when the Obama administration and Congressional Republicans are looking for ways to cut g …"
"… of the federal government becoming “an employer of choice.” (President Obama is seeking a two-year wage freeze for federal employees.)The GAO list lays …"
"… including passenger and freight rail, returned to the list at a time when Obama laid out a goal of expanded high-speed rail in his State of the Union spee …"
"… he uncivility just passed with the attached video compilation. …"
"… r, it was no mistake. From his early days campaigning for the White House, Obama has pleaded for more bipartisanship and civility in the political debate.B …"
"… anship and civility in the political debate.But in the time lapsed between Obama's various pleas, a majority of Americans now believe the discourse has act …"
"… House floor about the secrecy of the health care debate, and even some of Obama's retorts to his Republican critics dripped with sarcasm or ridicule.Obama …"
"… squo;s Health Care Subcommittee gave him a major role in shaping President Obama’s controversial health care law. In addition, Rockefeller has been …"
"… ing.” He has blasted proposed “cap-and-trade” bills, and claims that Obama’s failed energy bill would have “cost millions of jobs.”The Texas re …"
"… llions of jobs.”The Texas representative has also been against President Obama’s health care law from the start. During debate over the bill, Barton pl …"
"… scalculations do further damage”Barton has said that repealing President Obama’s health care law would be his top priority. “Oversight of the existin …"