Project run by Obama family, friends receives $5.9M HHS grant

Vince Coglianese The Daily Caller 5/14/2012

The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded a $5.9 million grant to a University of Chicago Medical Center program run by one of President Barack Obama’s closest friends.

Obama’s longtime friend, Eric Whitaker, runs the Urban Health Initiative (UHI), which was founded as a means of […]

A Hard Look at the President

Arthur S. Brisbane Opinion The New York Times 4/21/2012

FOUR weeks ago, I criticized The New York Times for overplaying an article on an investment made by Ann Romney’s blind trust. The article was but one installment of the intense campaign coverage scrutinizing Mitt Romney as he bids for the Republican presidential nomination.

During this […]

WH: Expect more of ‘we can’t wait’ through 2012

Joel Gehrke The Washington Examiner 1/20/2012

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said that President Obama would continue to roll out “We Can’t Wait” initiatives under his executive authority throughout 2012, but maintained that the president will “eagerly” work with Congress when possible.

“[Obama] has been talking about the fact that he will use his […]