4:48 PM, Jul 9, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
President Obama will speak on the "urgent humanitarian situation at the Southwest border," the White House announced. He'll make the remarks from Dallas, Texas.
The White House sent out a revised schedule announcing the remarks:
In the evening, the President will deliver a statement on the urgent humanitarian situation at the Southwest border. The President’s statement will be covered by the travel pool.
5:45PM THE PRESIDENT delivers a statement
DalFort Fueling, Dallas, Texas
Travel Pool Coverage
Hosted by Michael Graham.4:45 PM, Jun 19, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST
The WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with staff writer Michael Warren on President Obama's Iraq speech to the press.
8:02 AM, May 29, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Hillary Clinton will be speaking at the 1STBANK Center next week in Broomfield, Colorado. But it appears event organizers are having a hard time selling out: tickets to the event have been put on sale, and are now selling for 66 percent cheaper than the original sale price.
The sale is being offered through Living Social, which titles the event, "Ticket to Keynote Speaker: Hillary Rodham Clinton."
Hosted by Michael Graham.4:50 PM, May 27, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST
THE WEEKLY STANDARD Podcast with editor William Kristol on Obama's Afghanistan speech and the European elections.
5:11 PM, Apr 22, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
Charles Murray says an event he was scheduled to speak at was postponed at the last minute because the university was worried about "hurting our faculty and students of color." The event was supposed to take place tomorrow at Azusa Pacific University.
Oct 7, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 05 • By STEPHEN F. HAYES
Ted Cruz has sparked a Republican civil war. He has done the bidding of the GOP fringe, in a self-aggrandizing crusade. And while he has enhanced his own position in the conservative fantasyland he seeks to rule, the practical effect of his quixotic campaign to defund Obamacare has been to elevate the president and jeopardize the 2014 elections for his own party.
Hosted by Michael Graham.12:05 PM, Sep 25, 2013 • By TWS PODCAST
THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with editor William Kristol on Ted Cruz's day-long speech on the Senate floor opposing Harry Reid's efforts to add Obamacare funding language to the House-passed Continuing Resolution.
Hosted by Michael Graham.4:35 PM, Sep 17, 2013 • By TWS PODCAST
THE WEEKLY STANDARD podcast with editor William Kristol on Obama's economic speech yesterday in the wake of the Navy Yard shootings.
11:32 PM, Sep 10, 2013 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL
Near the end of his speech to the nation on Syria, President Obama quoted Franklin Roosevelt: “Our national determination to keep free of foreign wars and foreign entanglements cannot prevent us from feeling deep concern when ideas and principles that we have cherished are challenged.”
1:11 PM, Jul 24, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
In an economic speech today, President Obama will say that "We’ve come a long way since I first took office. As a country, we’re older and we’re wiser." But more work remains.
Here are the president's remarks, as prepared for delivery:
8:55 PM, Jul 22, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
In remarks delivered this evening in Washington, D.C. to a group from Organizing For Action (the president's former campaign group), Barack Obama said that his speech later this week Galesburg, Illinois "will be a pretty good speech." Via the pool report:
Obama said he's going back to Galesburg, Ill., where he will talk about leaving behind distractions and phony politics and get back to basics. Will be the kickoff of many months of getting people and press to focus on economy.
7:21 AM, Jun 25, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Daniel P. Schrag, a White House climate adviser and director of the Harvard University Center for the Environment, tells the New York Times "a war on coal is exactly what's needed." Later today, President Obama will give a major "climate change" address at Georgetown University.
12:21 PM, Jun 19, 2013 • By WILLIAM KRISTOL
Today, speaking at the Brandenburg Gate, President Obama paid appropriate tribute to the brave East Germans who rebelled 60 years ago against Communist dictatorship: