Barack Obama

John McCain is many things. He is a Republican, a hero and an enigma. I respect and honor his service to the nation during war and peace but was not sorry he lost especially in the general election...
If the holiday party at the residence of Ambassador Claudio and Laura Denise Bisogniero was meant to give a brief respite to a nation in distress, they succeeded. Great Italian Opera as well as...
In less than a week people will go to the polls to choose a Councilmember at-large to fill the seat vacated when Phil Mendelson was elected Council Chair. There are six candidates running and each is...
Egyptian mega-investor Shafik Gabr hosted an impressive forum/reception at the Mellon Auditorium Tuesday to advance his hopes of creating a better dialogue between the Arab world and the West through...
The most important poll number of the presidential election was not the trial heats between President Obama and Mitt Romney, the day-to-day match-ups that political junkies followed obsessively...
Now that the presidential and vice presidential debates are over, let us know who gets your vote on November 6th.Did you hear anything from the candidates during the three debates that made a...
“If you don’t have a record to run on, you paint your opponent as someone they should run from,” so said then President-elect Barack Obama in his 2008 Democratic National Convention...
  There has been some talk and a bit of news this week about various people seeking to be delegates to the Democratic National Convention. It is difficult to get excited about a convention where...
A star-studded brunch in the lineup of the annual White House Correspondents Association's Oscar-like weekend moved into Georgetown this year to a historic setting, the venerable R St. home of...
President Barack Obama yesterday delivered a speech at Georgetown University, calling for a one-third reduction in U.S. oil imports by 2025 and increased alternative energy sources. He also joked...