As America’s taxpayers shell out tens of millions to pay for the vacations of President Obama and his family, it perhaps is a good time to remind everyone of something then-Senator Obama said about presidential vacations. In the video posted below, filmed during his first run for the White House, Obama made his case for being elected by saying he ... Read More »
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CBS White House correspondent Mark Knoller reported this weekend that President Obama has played 250 rounds of golf while in office. This revelation means that President Obama has spent the equivalent of 62.5 complete days of his presidency on the golf course. Before we break down how we came to that conclusion, here’s Knoller’s tweet, from Saturday: President Obama himself ... Read More »
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America, you know how to treat a president and his family.
With another Presidents' Day bachelor holiday planned by President Obama, this time golfing in California, and Aspen, Colo., resort reporters on the lookout for the annual first lady ski trip this weekend, the taxpayer's tab for the first family's vacations has topped $2.4 million.
But that's just the start. That total is just from the skimpy documents detailing travel and security expenses obtained by the public watchdog group Judicial Watch from a handful of first family vacations...
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Jim Furyk followed up on his sensational second round with a 69. That puts him at 13 under par for the tournament, and he has a one-stroke lead over Steve Stricker, who was at his best in the third round. Stricker shot a 64, and the round included an eagle on the par-four 15th hole.