OBAMA PRESIDENCY & THE 113TH CONGRESS:
OP-EDS & ARTICLES
- August 18, 2013
Posted by bonniekgoodman on August 18, 2013
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For the fourth time, President Obama and his family will spend their August vacation on Martha’s Vineyard, much to the annoyance of some of its residents….READ MORE
Posted by bonniekgoodman on August 9, 2013
Source: USA TODAY, 7-6-13
It’s like a holiday at the White House, as President Obama hit the golf links on Friday. One day after July 4, and one day before the weekend, Obama took a motorcade to Joint Base Andrews for a round of golf with longtime friends….READ MORE
Posted by bonniekgoodman on July 6, 2013
Source: ABC News Radio, 2-17-13
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President Obama is in the middle of spending a three-day weekend at a posh Florida golf and yacht club. And if taking private training lessons on the links from Tiger Woods’ old coach Saturday wasn’t enough, on Sunday the Tiger himself joined Obama on the links. The meeting on the green is their first.
A White House official confirmed to the press that the president was playing with Woods, although media have not been allowed on the resort since the president’s Friday arrival to view any activity….READ MORE
Posted by bonniekgoodman on February 17, 2013
Source: ABC News Radio, 12-23-12
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Taking a break from the fiscal cliff negotiations, President Obama spent the first day of his holiday vacation golfing with friends and aides, including longtime pal Bobby Titcomb, who was arrested last year on suspicion of soliciting a prostitute.
After arriving in Hawaii late Friday night, the president spent Saturday morning at his family’s vacation residence along the shores of Kailua, a quiet town on a stretch of beach on the east end of Oahu.
Shortly before noon, the president made the trip to the Kailua Marine Corps Base, where he hit the links at the Kaneohe Clipper course….READ MORE
Posted by bonniekgoodman on December 23, 2012