Obama’s Watch: Hillary Calls It Progress — Majority of Americans Say ‘Direction of Country’ Is On the Wrong Track

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton is Out of Touch

Direction of CountryAccording to Real Clear Politics Rolling Averages of Natl Polling Data — Nearly 2/3 of Americans Surveyed Say Obama’s Watch is a Failure and We’re on the Wrong Track

Covered California Chief Receives Huge Pay Hike in 2015 — ObamaCare Premiums Expected to Rise 8%

Covered California(Via: L.A. Times)

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  • Earlier this month Kaiser Health News reports that Covered California exchange projects that ObamaCare premiums may rise on average 8% next year — the projected rate increase in California included in the exchange’s annual proposed budget — which are evidently on the rise in order to pay bureaucrats inflated salaries and huge bonuses.

Flashback: Remember Obama’s Grandiose Promises Made how Govt Managed Healthcare was Going to Lower Premiums and be the Greatest Thing since Sliced Bread

Islamic Jihadists Celebrate Loss of Egypt Air 804 — White House Contradicts Intelligence Denies Act of Terrorism

Little Sisters of the Poor Fighting for Religious Liberty — SCOTUS Refuses to Order Catholic Nuns to Comply With HHS Mandate

AbortionHHS has Given a Free Pass to Exxon, Pepsi, Chevron, Visa Together with NYC and Even the Dept of Defense but Has Taken the ‘Little Sisters of the Poor’ to Court Insisting they Must Either Comply with the ObamaCare HHS Mandate or Face Crushing Fines
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USCCBU.S. Conference of Catholic Bishop’s Reacts to U.S. Supreme Ct HHS Mandate Decision

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Obamanomics: April Jobs Report Misses Expectation, Only 160K Jobs Created — Labor Force Participation Rate Declines to 62.8%

Labor Force Participation RateLabor Force Participation Rate Declines to 62.8% Matching a Rate When Another Democrat, Jimmy Carter Occupied the Oval Office -Image: Bureau of Labor Statistics

(Market Watch) Companies scaled back hiring in April, adding a mere 160K jobs well below expectations of 203,000 jobs — the labor force participation dipped to 62.8% near a 38 yr low as 362,000 people dropped out of the job force in April

The number of Americans not in the labor force last month totaled 94,044,000 — 562,000 more than in March reports CNS News among major worker groups the jobless rate for Hispanics grew to 6.1% and African-Americans 8.8%

On the 03 May, I wrote here that productivity growth is slowing more than it has since the 1980s as the economy grew at an anemic 0.5% annually according to data released last week by the Dept of Commerce.

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Obama Calls Trump’s Plan for Border Wall Ridiculous — U.S. Taxpayers Pay for Tunisia & Egypt Fortified Security Fence

Tusnia Border Fence(Defense News) If Donald Trump’s Plan to Construct a Border Wall is So ‘Wacky and Ridiculous’ Why Did Obama OK American Taxpayers Dollars to Pay for Tunisia and Egypt Fortified Security Fence Constructed in 2015 ?

H/T: Lana Wong

Then & Now — How Times Have Changed

How Times Have ChangedObama’s Watch: How Times Have Changed
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H/T: Kai Bun De’ng

Obama Legacy — Foreign Policy Doldrums

Obama Chaos(CNN) Iraq Green Zone & Parliament Stormed by Protesters Following Shiite Cleric’s Speech — Video Flashback: Remember When Obama said: ‘We’re Leaving Behind a Sovereign, Stable and Self Reliant Iraq’

Obama Legacy: Self Delusion & Exploding Federal Deficits

Obamanomics(NY Times) Despite Obama’s rosy economic perception and claims that the economy is in much better shape than the public appreciates, together with his delusional claims of falling budget deficits (by roughly three quarters) since he took office — numbers just don’t lie unlike someone else that I won’t mention.

US Debt ClockU.S. Debt Clock Today
In March 2009 according to Politico the Federal Budget Deficit Hit $10.9 Trillion
During Obama’s Watch the Federal Budget Deficit has Nearly Doubled

Flashback: Remember When Obama Claimed George Bush Was Irresponsible and Unpatriotic for Adding $4 Trillion to the Federal Budget Deficit?
What Does This Make Obama???

Related: Americans Have Gotten a Raise in 16 Years –NY Post

Homeownership Rate Falls to 3rd Lowest on Record – Hillary Clinton.com Cheers Obamanomics

Hillary Clinton Cheers ObamanomicsHillary Clinton.com Cheers Obamanomics

(MarketWatch) The rate that Americans own their own homes fell in the first quarter to the third lowest on record and indication that worsening finances as well as changing preferences since the great recession are altering behavior.

Homeownership RatesThe U.S. Dept of Commerce reported that the homeownership rate fell to 63.6% in the first quarter marking the third lowest figure since the 63.5% low in the second quarter 2015 — the homeownership rate was 67.8% in the quarter when the U.S. entered recession.

On Thursday I wrote here that the U.S. Dept of Commerce GDP report shows the nation’s economy growing at just an anemic 0.5% the slowest pace in two years.