Tag: Obama

Obama Approval Drops to 46% in United States

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Public support for Barack Obama fell slightly last month in the United States, according to a poll by Angus Reid Public Opinion. 46 per cent of respondents approve of their president’s performance, down two points…

Putin Visits Chavez in Russian Bid to Grow in Obama’s Backyard

April 1 (Bloomberg) — Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will pay his first visit to Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez tomorrow as Russia seeks to regain lost influence in Latin America through energy and arms deals.

Secret report: U.S. is cozying up to Palestinians

Haaretz The U.S. administration will not put a lot of effort into the upcoming indirect negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians, opting instead to focus on the November Congressional elections, according to an internal Foreign Ministry report that was distributed…

Obama’s empty threats weaken US

The Guardian: The US’s inability to back threats with tangible actions in response to Iran’s nuclear trickery has cost America a key non-proliferation tool and suggested the waning of a global power. There is a glimmer of hope for President Barack…

Russia’s Iran Policy: A Curveball for Obama

Heritage Foundation Abstract: Russia‘s interests in Iran fundamentally diverge from those of the United States. Russia considers Iran a partner and de facto ally in its plans to reshape the power balance in the Middle East and dilute U.S. influence…

US Politics: Obama changes rhetoric, continues same path

With his administration reeling from the loss of the Democrats’ effective super-majority in the Senate, Barack Obama was under pressure to deliver a state-of-the-union address on January 27th that could turn the political tide. The president’s speech was feisty, though…

Americans would reject Obama a 2nd term

Just three-in-ten people in the United States believe Barack Obama deserves to be re-elected in 2012, according to a poll by Angus Reid Public Opinion. 30 per cent of respondents would grant their president second term in office.

Obama Falls Below 50% Mark in U.S.

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) – Public support for United States president Barack Obama is at the lowest point of his tenure, according to a poll by Angus Reid Public Opinion. 47 per cent of respondents approve of Obama’s performance, down…

Polls show Brown pulling away from Coakley

IQ: New polls are confirming the increasing trend for Brown in Massachusetts special election to replace Ted Kennedy.  At stake is the 41st vote to oppose President Obama’s healthcare bill.