Achenblog: Obama


Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Obamacare oil spill

President misses having easy problems like BP oil spill

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:02 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ACA, Obama, Obamacare

Posted at 04:52 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Obama goes to the Hill; complications ensue

Syria decision complicates the usual Hill polarization

By Joel Achenbach  |  04:52 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, Obama, Syria

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 07/16/2013

George Zimmerman and the Two Americas

What the Zimmerman trial tells us about America

By Joel Achenbach  |  08:57 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cultural cognition, George Zimmerman, Obama, race relations, Trayvon Martin

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 03/04/2013

Sequester not an imaginary concept

Toddlers in the turnip patch instead of preschool?

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:10 AM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barack obama, budget cuts, fiscal policy, sequester

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 01/22/2013

Obama inaugural address: Show me the footnotes

Need to run the numbers on Obama's big themes

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:46 AM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inauguration, Obama, Obama inaugural address

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Obama inaugural address: The full liberal

Obama the true liberal

By Joel Achenbach  |  05:48 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inauguration, President Obama

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 01/18/2013

Obama's best speech

Barack Obama's best speech was in Philadelphia 5 years ago

By Joel Achenbach  |  02:59 PM ET, 01/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obama, Presidential oratory

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 01/15/2013

Executive action on football

Obama needs to downsize the NFL

By Joel Achenbach  |  10:37 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Football, NFL, Obama, Robert Griffin III, washington redskins

Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Deficit scolding from way back

A deficit scold waxes nostalgic

By Joel Achenbach  |  02:42 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  deficit scolds, fiscal cliff, fiscal policy, president obama

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 12/20/2012

The evaporating federal government

The long knives are out for discretionary spending

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:40 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal debt, fiscal cliff, fiscall cliff, president obama

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 03/23/2012

President Obama and Trayvon Martin

This isn’t just a “local law-enforcement matter”

By Joel Achenbach  |  01:59 PM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Trayvon Martin, President Obama, George Zimmerman