Latest Political positions of Barack Obama Stories

2008-09-28 15:00:10


2008-09-23 18:00:21

By DAVID HUNT Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said reducing Jacksonville's murder rate and protecting the St. Johns River would be priorities for him in the White House.

2008-09-22 21:00:24

By Philip Dine WASHINGTON - John McCain and Barack Obama differ on many things, but none of their differences are starker than those on one proposal that will rise or fall depending on who next occupies the White House.

2008-09-17 12:00:00

To keep science and innovation at the forefront of the process that will elect the next US president, Science Debate 2008 has developed a questionnaire, comprising of the most prominent issues, for each candidate to answer.

2008-09-12 00:00:23

By Lynn Hulsey Staff Writer RIVERSIDE -- Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama laid out his education plan here Tuesday, Sept. 9, and it includes policies more traditionally associated with the other party.

2008-09-12 00:00:23

Sen. Barack Obama could have picked any city in the country for Tuesday's speech on education, but it was fitting that he chose to embrace charter schools in the Dayton area. Arguably, this is the charter school capital of the country. From 2001 to 2006, Dayton was No.

2008-09-11 03:00:22

By Snow, Nick More domestic oil and gas exploration will be needed as the US makes a transition to a new energy economy, US Sen. Barack Obama (D- Ill.) said in a presidential campaign address in Michigan.

2008-09-10 18:00:26

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Ramona Parks-Kirby of National Education Association, +1- 202-822-7823, rparks@nea.org WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- If you want to know what resources are needed in America's classrooms, ask an educator. That's exactly what Sen.

2008-09-10 09:00:34

Energy issues are more prevalent in this year's U.S. presidential election than at any time since the 1970s oil shocks, analysts say.

2008-09-10 09:00:15

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Barack Obama is promising to double funding for charter schools and replace inferior teachers, embracing education reform proposals normally more popular with Republican candidates.

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