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Monday Memo: Obama in Seattle's commute … Knox trial … Dry Thanksgiving

Monday Memo: Obama in Seattle's commute … Knox trial … Dry Thanksgiving President Obama leaves on a jet plane this morning after two high-priced fundraising gigs in Seattle and Medina yesterday. Pay attention to road closures as Obama's entourage wheels its way from downtown Seattle to Sea-Tac. Things could be tied up past … Read […]

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At Calif. studio, Obama gets taste of movie magic

At Calif. studio, Obama gets taste of movie magic President Obama has toured many a factory floor and high-tech plant during his presidency. It's part of the job. But until Tuesday, he had never quite met the likes of Oh and Capt. Smek. By JIM KUHNHENN. Associated Press … Read more on The Seattle Times

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Sunday memo: Obama in Seattle . . . No Seahawks . . . The Fund For The Needy

Sunday memo: Obama in Seattle . . . No Seahawks . . . The Fund For The Needy weather President visits: President Obama will be in Seattle this afternoon and evening, but he won't be returning to Washington, D.C., with any warm memories from the city's general public. That's because he will not be at […]

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President Obama in Seattle on Sunday for fundraisers

President Obama in Seattle on Sunday for fundraisers On Sunday afternoon, Obama is scheduled to headline a “discussion” at the North Seattle home of Sonya and Tom Campion, according to an invitation circulated in local Democratic circles. The price tag for that event is $ 20,000 per person (or $ 32,400 per … Read more on […]

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Obama: Budget tightening could widen income gap

Obama: Budget tightening could widen income gap WASHINGTON (AP) — On the fifth anniversary of the Lehman Brothers collapse, President Barack Obama says the Republican focus on budget tightening could widen income disparities in the nation even as the economy climbs out of a debilitating recession … Read more on KING5.com

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Disputes lead Obama to back out of Russian summit

Disputes lead Obama to back out of Russian summit The common ground between the U.S. and Russia – and Presidents Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin – has been shrinking steadily in spite of the much-touted "reset" of relations between the old Cold War foes. And it just got even smaller. By MATTHEW LEE … Read more […]

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Obama refocuses terror threat to pre-9/11 level

Obama refocuses terror threat to pre-9/11 level Site feedback/questions · Frequently asked questions · Home delivery issues · Send us news tips · Send letters to the editor · Submit event listings · Request corrections · Company information · Traffic · The Seattle Times · Winner of Nine Pulitzer … Read more on The Seattle […]

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Obama defends drone strikes but says no cure-all

Obama defends drone strikes but says no cure-all President Barack Obama on Thursday defended America's controversial drone attacks as legal, effective and a necessary linchpin in an evolving U.S. counterterrorism policy. But he acknowledged the targeted strikes are no "cure-all" and said he is … Read more on The Seattle Times

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Obama: Budget not `ideal' but has `tough reforms'

Obama: Budget not `ideal' but has `tough reforms' President Barack Obama says his soon-to-be released budget, already criticized by friends and foes, is not his "ideal plan" but offers "tough reforms" for benefit programs and scuttles some tax breaks for the wealthy. By JIM KUHNHENN. Associated Press … Read more on The Seattle Times

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Cheney criticizes Obama nominees in Wyoming speech

Cheney criticizes Obama nominees in Wyoming speech Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Saturday night that President Barack Obama has jeopardized U.S. national security by nominating substandard candidates for key cabinet posts and by degrading the U.S. military. By BOB MOEN. Associated Press … Read more on The Seattle Times

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Obama wants gun violence measures passed in 2013

Obama wants gun violence measures passed in 2013 Recalling the shooting rampage that killed 20 first graders as the worst day of his presidency, President Barack Obama pledged to put his "full weight" behind legislation aimed at preventing gun violence. By JIM KUHNHENN. Associated Press … Read more on The Seattle Times

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Michelle Obama fundraiser Tuesday in Seattle

Michelle Obama fundraiser Tuesday in Seattle SEATTLE — Michelle Obama visits Seattle Tuesday to help raise money for the president's re-election. The website for the event says tickets sold out for a 5 p.m. reception with the first lady at the Seattle Westin. Order Story Reprint icon Order … Read more on Sacramento Bee

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AP Exclusive: Energy loan watchdog an Obama donor

AP Exclusive: Energy loan watchdog an Obama donor … a payment · Print Replica · Subscriber rewards. Contact/Help. Site feedback/questions · Home delivery issues · Send us news tips · Send letters to the editor · Submit event listings · Request corrections · Company information · Traffic · The … Read more on The Seattle […]

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Obama denies any role in ad on steelworker's wife

Obama denies any role in ad on steelworker's wife … a payment · Print Replica · Subscriber rewards. Contact/Help. Site feedback/questions · Home delivery issues · Send us news tips · Send letters to the editor · Submit event listings · Request corrections · Company information · Traffic · The … Read more on The […]

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Obama gives campaign pep talk to Dem staffers

Obama gives campaign pep talk to Dem staffers … a payment · Print Replica · Subscriber rewards. Contact/Help. Site feedback/questions · Home delivery issues · Send us news tips · Send letters to the editor · Submit event listings · Request corrections · Company information · Traffic · The … Read more on The Seattle […]

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