Barack Obama

Pinkerton: Making American Healthcare Great Again, Part Two

If the healthcare issue is due for a revival, as President Donald Trump is indicating, then it’s worth recalling, and seeking to learn from, some of the pitfalls that befell the big and ambitious healthcare plan of his predecessor, Barack Obama.

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - DECEMBER 9: President-elect Donald Trump looks on during a rally at the DeltaPlex Arena, December 9, 2016 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. President-elect Donald Trump is continuing his victory tour across the country. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Mocks New York Times for Hiding Obama Lawyer Indictment

“President Obama’s top White House lawyer, Gregory B. Craig, was indicted yesterday on very serious charges,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “This is a really big story, but the Fake News New York Times didn’t even put it on page one, rather page 16.”

In this handout image provided by The White House, President Barack Obama (L) speaks with White House Counsel Gregory Craig in the Oval Office June 11, 2009 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Pete Souza/The White House via Getty Images)

Barack Obama Praises Slain Rapper Nipsey Hussle: ‘A Legacy Worth of Celebration’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nipsey Hussle’s legacy as a community activist, uniter, a doting father and a loving son were underscored at his public memorial service on Thursday, with deeply personal testimonies from those closest to the rapper, including his mother, who said she was at peace with the death of her son, whom she hailed as a “superhero.”

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 23: Nipsey Hussle performs onstage at the STAPLES Center Concert Sponsored by SPRITE during the 2018 BET Experience on June 23, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Ser Baffo/Getty Images for BET)

Joe Biden Again Criticizes American Malaise in Last Decade

“One of the things that has disappointed me in the last six, seven, eight years, is that growing up, most of us were taught, ‘This is America, we can do anything if we set our mind to it,'” Biden told the audience. “But now we kind of walk around like, ‘Woe is me, what are we going to do.?”

President Barack Obama, left, standing with Vice President Joe Biden, right, listen as Diana Calderon, a student who has benefited from the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, speaks at a reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, for Hispanic Heritage …