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He Did That: President Obama’s SOTU Address Was Pitch Perfect!

My earlier post talked about expecting the President to come strong during his State of the Union Address...something I've coined as #2ndTermSwag.  Well, he did that and more!  As everyone has said throughout social media, the comment of the night was "I have no more campaigns to run.  I know because I won both of them"!… Continue reading He Did That: President Obama’s SOTU Address Was Pitch Perfect!

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President Obama’s #2ndTermSwag – Lame Duck, Who?

Tonight, President Obama delivers his 6th State of the Union, which happens to be the 6th anniversary of when he took his first oath of office.  And as we can see from the last few weeks of the slow leaks of what’s to come in his speech and domestic agenda, it is quite clear he… Continue reading President Obama’s #2ndTermSwag – Lame Duck, Who?

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Here’s my #politicalpearl to Senator McCain: Stop Complaining and Start Legislating!

Hold up, Senator McCain. Aren’t you one of the senators during Secretary Chuck Hagel’s confirmation process stating that he wasn’t up for the job as Secretary of Defense and that he’s not qualified for the job? You are the one who called him a friend and in the same breath disparaged his ability and competence… Continue reading Here’s my #politicalpearl to Senator McCain: Stop Complaining and Start Legislating!

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If ever there was a time to be the “UNITED” States of America…

I completely understand that we are in the midst of election season.  It's important for candidates to draw contrast between each other.  However, President Barack Obama is NOT on the ballot.  Yes, perhaps the policies he supports and manage to get through have been supported by many of the democrats that are on the ballot,… Continue reading If ever there was a time to be the “UNITED” States of America…

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I Left the Obama Administration…and got a lot of shade!

September 10th marked my one year anniversary since I've left the Obama Administration.  I was a presidential appointee at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and I am honored and humbled to have served the first African American President, Mr. Barack Obama and the first African American woman to lead the EPA, former Administrator Lisa P.… Continue reading I Left the Obama Administration…and got a lot of shade!