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Lanny Davis Promises: 'Everything' on Hillary's Servers Will Be Available to Republicans in Congress

3:02 PM, Mar 06, 2015

A top defender of Hillary Clinton, former White House special counsel Lanny Davis, said on MSNBC that "everything" on Clinton's private email servers should be available to Republicans in Congress. Davis made the comments in response to a question about how Clinton can put the questions about her email practices behind her.

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Special Report Panel on Whether You Can Keep Your Doctor

10:02 AM, Dec 10, 2013

Steve Hayes, with A.B. Stoddard and Charles Krauthammer, last night on Fox News:

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Obamacare Architect: If You Like Your Doctor, You Can Pay More

10:01 AM, Dec 08, 2013

If you want to keep your doctor, you might have to pay more for it, Obamacare architect Zeke Emanuel said today on Fox News Sunday:

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WH Hints: You Might Be Losing Your Doctor, Too

2:32 PM, Nov 19, 2013

The White House has admitted that it was wrong to promise that people would be able to their health care plans under Obamacare. "With respect to the pledge I made that if you like your plan you can keep it, I think -- you know, and I’ve said in interviews -- that there is no doubt that the way I put that forward unequivocally ended up not being accurate. It was not because of my intention not to deliver on that commitment and that promise. We put a grandfather clause into the law but it was insufficient," President Obama said at a recent press conference

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More, Less … Whatever

8:43 AM, Nov 18, 2013

The big topic of discussion on the Sunday shows was, of course, Obamacare.  And the big challenge for supporters of the president, and his signature program, was to parse the language of “If you like your plan …” so as to make it mean something other than what millions reasonably assumed it meant.

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'Obama Didn't Keep His Word on Health Care ... Why Should He Be Trusted on Iran?'

2:17 PM, Nov 14, 2013

The latest ad from the Emergency Committee for Israel warns that President Obama might not keep his word on preventing Iran from acquiring nukes:

 

As the Emergency Committee for Israel executive director Noah Pollak tweets, "Obama didn't keep his word on health care or Syria, so why should he be trusted on Iran?"

 

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Gibbs: 'Certainly' Wrong of President to Promise People Could Keep Their Health Care Plans

8:00 AM, Nov 04, 2013

President Obama's former press secretary, Robert Gibbs, says it was "certainly" wrong for the president to continuously promise that people would be able to keep their health care plans under Obamacare:

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HHS Admits: You Might Not Be Able to Keep Your Doctor Under Obamacare

Flashback: "If you've got a doctor that you like, you will be able to keep your doctor," Obama said.
8:12 AM, Jul 19, 2013

As Obamacare was being pushed through Congress in 2010, the Obama administration and its allies were unequivocal in two claims: If you like your doctor and you like your current health care plan, you can keep them both.

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Four Years Since Obama Signed Executive Order to Close Gitmo Within a Year

And it's still open for business.
10:59 AM, Jan 22, 2013

Four years ago today, on January 22, 2009, President Barack Obama signed "EXECUTIVE ORDER -- REVIEW AND DISPOSITION OF INDIVIDUALS DETAINED AT THE GUANTÁNAMO BAY NAVAL BASE AND CLOSURE OF DETENTION FACILITIES." In particular, the executive order stated:

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Obama Promised Not to Use Signing Statements, but Released One Last Night

8:37 AM, Jan 03, 2013

In 2008, Barack Obama promised that he would not use signing statements, but last night he released one to accompany his signing of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013.

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Obama to Russia: ‘After My Election I Have More Flexibility’

7:01 AM, Mar 26, 2012

President Obama got caught in private conversation with a hot mic today in Seoul, South Korea, telling outgoing Russian president Dmitry Medvedev that Vladimir Putin should give him more "space" and that "[a]fter my election I have more flexibility."

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