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  • Obama's Big Black Bus Tour: Betting on America Wth YOUR Money

    07/06/2012 7:43:26 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 4 replies
    Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 7-6-2012 | MOTUS
    “Obama set off on a two-day odyssey through battleground states Ohio and Pennsylvania, meant to stress his rescue of the iconic US auto industry and to contrast his empathy with the middle class to that of his opponent Mitt Romney.” H/T photo caption writer odyssey: 1: a long wandering or voyage usually marked by many changes of fortune 2: an intellectual or spiritual wandering or quest And so we continue our “Betting on America” bus tour: In our Canadian made bus ...On the bright side, maybe Big Guy could school Jeff on how to use mathamagical numbers in business analysis....
  • Obama: Health care law 'is here to stay'

    07/05/2012 11:50:06 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 68 replies ^ | 7/5/12 | R.J. Epstein
    President Obama said that repealing his signature health care law is not an option. "I'll work with anybody who wants to work with me to continue to improve our health care system and our health care laws, but the law I passed is here to stay," Obama said at a campaign event in Ohio.
  • Obama Betting On America To Make The Same Mistake Twice

    07/05/2012 11:24:52 AM PDT · by CaroleL · 13 replies ^ | 07/05/12 | CaroleL
    The overall campaign slogan for President Barack Obama's re-election effort is Forward as in please don't look back at my record because I've failed miserably. His current two-day bus tour of northern Ohio and western Pennsylvania has a slogan too: Betting on America as in I'm betting I can get enough Americans to fall for empty promises and meaningless platitudes again in spite of my miserable record. At his first stop in Maumee, Ohio, our Candidate-in-Chief told the crowd, "I'm betting you're not going to lose interest. I'm betting you're not going to lose heart. I still believe in you,...
  • AP source: Obama to make first campaign bus trip

    06/27/2012 10:07:33 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 21 replies
    Associated Press ^ | June 27, 2012 | JULIE PACE
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ramping up a fresh phase of his re-election bid with a bus tour next week, focusing more on direct engagement with voters and less on ritzy fundraisers. Obama's two-day road trip through Pennsylvania and Ohio, two key battleground states in the November election, kicks off July 5, a campaign official said. It will be the president's first bus tour of the 2012 campaign.
  • The Obama Bus Fraud

    08/30/2011 8:39:40 AM PDT · by Para-Ord.45 · 32 replies ^ | August 30 2011 | J.HAYWARD
    Almost eclipsed by the PR disaster of his lavish vacation at Martha’s Vineyard was the PR debacle of President Obama’s “listening tour,” in which he blasted through small towns in a gigantic motorcade dominated by two million-dollar Canadian buses, pausing to give political speeches before hand-picked audiences. Although clearly a part of Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign, this was all funded by the U.S. taxpayer, and the expense was enormous. It turns out it might have been even more enormous than we thought, because the whole “bus tour” was a gigantic fraud. As related by Rob Port at Say Anything: White...
  • President Obama has Tour Buses Flown to Stump Speeches

    08/30/2011 9:55:40 AM PDT · by Hunton Peck · 58 replies
    RedState ^ | Monday, August 29th, 2011 | Ben Howe
    President Obama has been touring all over the midwest these past few weeks, giving speeches to crowds of fans, anxious to hear what’s next on his agenda. One could be forgiven for believing that these are less about pushing the president’s current agenda, and more about launching the reelection campaign, however this is a charge that the administration adamantly denies. But there is a very simple reason that this is viewed as more of a campaign effort. Boasting bulletproof windows, five inch thick doors, and it’s own oxygen supply, the President has made the rounds for these speeches in a...
  • Obama Didn’t Actually Ride The Bus On His So Called "Bus Tour"

    08/29/2011 7:05:51 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 97 replies
    Pat Dollard ^ | August 28th | Angella Philips
    This is really disgusting! The so called “Bus Tour” was not a bus tour at all ! An AP reporter said that Obama might have ridden these expensive buses only one mile at each stop. Therefore, it wasn’t really a "BUS TOUR"! Obamaspent most of the “BUS TOUR” on an airplane traveling between stops. Itlooks like Obama has scammed the American people again........with the help of the liberal media. It’s no damn telling just how much this "show" cost the American taxpayer.
  • The Wizard of Oz-Bama

    08/21/2011 5:20:24 PM PDT · by vrwc54 · 6 replies
    You Tube ^ | 8/21/11 | RobtKraft/GrannyJan
    This relates the tale of the big, black scary bus tour ending in Martha's Vineyard to music from the Wizard of Oz.
  • Riding a Bus to Save One Job..

    08/21/2011 3:52:05 PM PDT · by VU4G10 ^ | Matt Kibbe
    President Obama just concluded his three-day, three-state campaign bus tour across battleground states where he desperately needs to win re-election. While White House Communication Director Dan Pfeiffer called it a "rural economic bus tour," a more accurate name would be the “One Job Saved or Created Tour.” Our unpopular president, who faces an all-time low approval rating of 39 percent, came off the road show looking particularly desperate to save his own job regardless of the cost to overburdened taxpayers. Read more:
  • Video of the buses! One is RED! Also... good music on video.

    08/17/2011 8:16:22 PM PDT · by Winstons Julia · 31 replies
    Youtube. ^ | 08/15/11 | kristinjohnson
  • Obama Drops By The County Fair

    08/17/2011 1:21:47 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 31 replies
    ABC News ^ | August 17, 2011 | Mary Bruce
    ATKINSON, ILLINOIS -- President Obama is spending the last day of his Midwest bus tour in Illinois, the state that launched his political career. This morning, on his way to the first of two town halls that he will participate in today, the president made a detour to visit the Whiteside County Fair in Morrison, Ill. After greeting some of the people visiting the fair, the president stopped by the dairy cow contest. “I’m probably not the guy to judge this stuff,” Obama said. Obama then posed for pictures and worked the ropeline, signing autographs as he went along. “I...
  • Caption 'Darth Vader' Bus (vanity)

    08/17/2011 9:01:25 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 57 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | Aug 17, 2011
  • Canucklehead Obama bus-ted! (PHOTOS)

    08/17/2011 9:02:23 AM PDT · by Nachum · 72 replies · 1+ views
    NY Post ^ | 8/17/11 | GEOFF EARLE Post Correspondent
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama is barnstorming the heartland to boost US jobs in a taxpayer-financed luxury bus the government had custom built -- in Canada, The Post has learned. The $1.1 million vehicle, one of two that Quebec-based Prevost sold the government, has been tricked out by the Secret Service with state-of-the-art security features and creature comforts. It's a VIP H3-45 model, the company's top of the line, and is used by major traveling rock bands. "That's the more luxurious model," Christine Garant of Prevost told The Post.
  • Disastrous Obama goes on tour

    08/16/2011 8:22:20 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 32 replies
    The Chicago Sun-Times ^ | August 15, 2011 | Steve Huntley
    President Barack Obama launched his Midwest bus tour Monday. Given the gravity of the economic mess the country is in, you’d think he’d be in Washington working every hour to come up with a program to get Americans back to work. Then again, given the disastrous results of what he’s done so far, maybe it’s better Obama is out in the country feeling some of the pain he’s caused instead of sitting at his desk coming up with more bad policies. The country is paying the price of electing a president who had little experience, no background in the private...
  • Obama's State-of-the-Art Tour Bus Made in Canada

    08/17/2011 6:18:48 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 49 replies
    Obama's State-of-the-Art Tour Bus Made in Canada Published August 17, 2011 | New York Post WASHINGTON -- President Obama is barnstorming the heartland to boost U.S. jobs in a taxpayer-financed luxury bus the government had custom built -- in Canada, The New York Post has learned. The $1.1 million vehicle, one of two that Quebec-based Prevost sold the government, has been tricked out by the Secret Service with state-of-the-art security features and creature comforts. It's a VIP H3-45 model, the company's top of the line, and is used by major traveling rock bands.
  • The Presidential Planner: Obama Wraps Up Bus Tour In Illinois

    08/17/2011 5:31:41 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 23 replies
    ABC News ^ | August 17, 2011 | by Mary Bruce
    President Obama wraps up his Midwest bus tour today in the state that launched his political career, Illinois. Obama will hold two town halls today in his home state, stopping first in Atkinson, Ill., at the Wyffels Hybrids Production Facility and then in Alpha, Ill., at the Country Corner Farm. Expect the president to also make more surprised stops along the road. Tonight the president will return to Washington before heading out to Martha's Vineyard with his family tomorrow for ten days of R&R.
  • Obama’s Frightening Bus Tour (Massive Motorcade video)

    08/16/2011 3:46:35 PM PDT · by RummyChick · 79 replies · 2+ views
    If you have children, don’t let them see this. Put on one of the Friday the 13th movies for them and watch it yourself. This is some great video of the Obama Spookymobile cruising through some town in Minnesota. As a reporter I’ve seen and been in a lot of presidential motorcades, and I’ve never seen anything this long. There must be an army a secret service along for the ride – undoubtably a good idea – as well as a slew of White House staff. Looks expensive. Thanks to Granny Jan who blogs at Granny Jan and Jihad Kitty...
  • Obama Enlists Iowans In Fight To End Partisan Gridlock

    08/16/2011 3:41:54 PM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 5 replies
    ABC News ^ | August 16, 2011 | by Mary Bruce
    PEOSTA, IOWA – At the White House Rural Economic Forum in Iowa today, President Obama made his case to “enlist” Iowans in the fight to end partisan gridlock in Washington, which he said is to blame for the lack of economic growth. “The only thing that is holding us back is our politics… The refusal of a faction in Congress to put country ahead of party. And that has to stop. Our economy cannot afford it,” Obama said at the Northeast Iowa Community College in Peosta, Iowa. The president is spending the second day of his three-state Midwest bus tour...
  • Obama's midwest bus tour message backfires

    08/16/2011 2:54:22 PM PDT · by americanophile · 33 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 16 August 2011 | Daniel Denvir
    While on a bus tour this week across a midwest ravaged by deindustrialisation, President Barack Obama has ironically been touting job-killing free trade agreements. Mitt Romney deemed the road trip, which goes through an archipelago of shuttered factories and mills, as Obama's "Magical Misery Tour", though the former governor and CEO would undoubtedly promote the same free trade policies even more fervently. Obama won Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois in 2008, but is set to lose them in 2012 if he remains on the free trade bandwagon. Last week, he visited Michigan, the epicentre of American manufacturing's decimation. A May report...
  • Obama Kicks Off Second Day of Bus Tour With Breakfast With Small Business Owners

    08/16/2011 10:57:33 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 58 replies
    ABC News ^ | August 16, 2011 | by Mary Bruce
    President Obama is spending the second day of his Midwest economic bus tour in Iowa focusing on rural jobs and the economy, starting with a surprise stop for breakfast with small business owners. Following a quick morning workout at the Team Rehab gym in Decorah, President Obama was off and rolling through Iowa en route to Peosta. The president’s 26-vehicle motorcade passed through Garnavillo and Calmar, before stopping in Guttenberg, Iowa, for breakfast at Rausch’s Cafe. The president is now rolling to Peosta, Iowa, for the White House Rural Economic Forum, where Obama is expected to announce several initiatives aimed...