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44: March, 2012

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 03/27/2012

President Obama joins Pinterest

The Obama 2012 campaign unveiled a Barack Obama Pinterest page on Tuesday, taking advantage of the fast-growing social network.

By Natalie Jennings  |  04:10 PM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mention Machine

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 03/23/2012

Obama to meet with Pakistan’s Gilani during Seoul nuclear summit

The two plan to discuss peace talks with Taliban insurgents and an endgame for the Afghan war.

By Karen DeYoung  |  03:33 PM ET, 03/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 03/21/2012

President Obama surprises deaf student by signing to him

The president used sign language to speak to a deaf student from Prince George’s Community College.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:41 AM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, sign language, student

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 03/20/2012

Obama to make first visit to Korea’s demilitarized zone

The president is planning to make his first visit to the demilitarized zone dividing the Korean peninsula during his upcoming three-day trip to Seoul for a nuclear security summit.

By David Nakamura  |  03:53 PM ET, 03/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  North Korea, South Korea

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 03/19/2012

Obama to highlight energy strategy during two-day tour

The trip comes as Obama faces intense criticism for his energy policies.

By Amy Gardner  |  03:20 PM ET, 03/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:11 PM ET, 03/15/2012

Obama campaign unveils full 17-minute documentary-style film

The president’s re-election team hopes the documentary-style film helps convince voters of his achievements in office.

By David Nakamura  |  08:11 PM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 03/15/2012

Actor George Clooney stops by White House to lobby President Obama on Sudan plight

His visit was to help bring attention to the plight of the people in south Sudan, a cause the Hollywood heavyweight has championed for years.

By David Nakamura  |  04:05 PM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/15/2012

Obama campaign seeks to make a splash with video, Biden speech

The centerpiece of the effort is a glossy, 17-minute documentary-style video called “The Road We’ve Traveled” produced by Academy Award-winning director Davis Guggenheim.

By David Nakamura  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 03/14/2012

President Obama welcomes British Prime Minister Cameron to White House for meetings, state dinner

They will hold a joint news conference at 12:05 p.m.

By David Nakamura  |  10:36 AM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 03/14/2012

Obama picks Tar Heels to win men’s NCAA tournament

For the second time in his presidency, the president picks North Carolina to win the NCAA tournament.

By David Nakamura  |  10:08 AM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 03/12/2012

President Obama, British Prime Minister Cameron to sit for interview during NCAA tournament game

President Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron to talk hoops with CBS Sports analyst.

By David Nakamura  |  09:01 AM ET, 03/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:32 AM ET, 03/09/2012

Obama to highlight manufacturing jobs during Virginia factory visit

The president will continue to push his economic agenda in key battleground territory on Friday when he visits a Virginia factory.

By David Nakamura  |  04:32 AM ET, 03/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 03/08/2012

President Obama and British Prime Minister Cameron to attend NCAA basketball game

The president plans to take the visiting prime minister to a first-round tournament game in Dayton, Ohio, on Tuesday.

By David Nakamura  |  06:03 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 03/08/2012

Obama’s reelection team releases campaign video trailer narrated by Tom Hanks

The Obama reelection team has released the trailer of a 17-minute documentary-style video narrated by actor Tom Hanks.

By David Nakamura  |  08:28 AM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 03/07/2012

President Obama takes re-election message to Charlotte area as Democrats target North Carolina

President will talk jobs at plant outside Charlotte, site of 2012 Democratic National Convention.

By David Nakamura  |  08:40 AM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:38 AM ET, 03/06/2012

President Obama to hold first news conference since November

Official denies Obama is trying to steal the spotlight from his GOP rivals on Super Tuesday.

By David Nakamura  |  06:38 AM ET, 03/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 03/05/2012

Biden hires former lobbyist

Steve Ricchetti, who starts work for Biden today, founded a lobbying firm with clients including AT&T, drug-maker Eli Lilly and the American Hospital Association.

By T.W. Farnam  |  04:36 PM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 03/02/2012

Obama’s birth certificate featured on new Facebook timeline

President Obama converted his Facebook page to the timeline format, the day after the timeline option became available for branded pages.

By Natalie Jennings  |  09:01 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  @MentionMachine

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 03/01/2012

Montana judge apologizes for sending racist joke about Obama and his mother

By Robert Barnes  |  11:54 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  322

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 03/01/2012

President Obama talks sports with ESPN’s Bill Simmons

The First Fan said he had heard about Knicks star Jeremy Lin’s skills while Lin was at Harvard.

By David Nakamura  |  09:00 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 03/01/2012

White House: Obama still not in campaign mode for 2012 election

When it comes to Election 2012, the White House professes to see no campaign, hear no campaign and speak no campaign.

By David Nakamura  |  06:00 AM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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