Tagged: President Obama

GBA – Your News, From Oil to the Oscars

The Good: We’ll go ahead and start with the good news. Here are this week’s highlights. Obama Vetoes Keystone XL: President Obama has vetoed the bill for the Keystone XL pipeline. This comes as no surprise...

GBA: Your News, From Microsoft to Nicholas Cage

The Good: We’ll go ahead and start with the good news. Here are this week’s highlights. Windows 10: With technology moving faster each day and new operating systems introduced each year, some companies are fearing...

South Sudan

Obama’s Vague Commitment to South Sudan

The past several years have seen allegations and evidence of genocide, the end of almost three decades of civil war and the split of one of the largest countries in the world by landmass into two distinct...

Assessing the 2013 State of the Union Address

On Tuesday night, President Barack Obama delivered the first State of the Union address of his second term. Following the speech, the internet was flooded with comments about Senator Marco Rubio’s awkward sip of water during the Republican Response, but it’s important to not let the president’s important words be completely overshadowed. Much of the address was quite promising, so in case you missed it, don’t worry, because I’ll cover a few of the highlights.