Obama To Meet Texas Governor Perry On Immigration Crisis – Bloomberg

Obama to Dine With Woman Helped by Pay Raise – ABC News

border, according to the Austin American-Statesman newspaper. Obama and Perry will join faith leaders and state and local officials tomorrow in Dallas to discuss the migrant crisis on the border and how best to contain it. Obama will be on a three-day fundraising trip for Democrats in Colorado and Texas but he has no plans to visit the border, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said. Obama Request Were not worried about those optics, Earnest told reporters yesterday. Thats simply because the president is very aware of the situation that exists on the southwest border. He cited administration officials, including Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, who have visited the border and facilities housing a rising number of detained children.
Source: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-07-08/obama-invites-texas-perry-to-meet-on-immigration-crisis.html

White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer says Alex’s boss voluntarily raised her pay the day after Obama’s January State of the Union address. That’s when Obama urged Congress to raise the federal minimum to $10.10 an hour. Pfeiffer says the raise allowed Alex to pay her rent and groceries without concern and says Alex wrote Obama to thank him. Obama has been meeting recently with Americans who personify economic challenges he’s trying to address. He begins a three-day trip Tuesday to Colorado and Texas.
Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/obama-dine-woman-helped-pay-raise-24462457

President Obama Wants $3.8 Billion for Immigration, But Won’t Visit Border – Yahoo News

Haney is a client services executive at Pzena Investment Bank. The White House says he’s worked in Brazil, Mexico and Puerto Rico, and studied at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. Campaign finance records show Fitzgerald raised large sums for Obama’s presidential http://www.obamastudentloanforgiveness.net campaigns and also contributed to Obama’s transition team and inauguration. Obama selected him in 2013 to join the United States Holocaust Memorial Council. Obama is nominating career diplomats to be ambassadors to Macedonia, Montenegro, Senegal, Azerbaijan and Fiji.
Source: http://www.startribune.com/politics/266302941.html

Obama Taps Donor to Be Ambassador to Costa Rica – ABC News

Haney is a client services executive at Pzena Investment Bank. The White House says he’s worked in Brazil, Mexico and Puerto Rico, and studied at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. Campaign finance records show Fitzgerald raised large sums for Obama’s presidential campaigns and also contributed to Obama’s transition team and inauguration. Obama selected him in 2013 to join the United States Holocaust Memorial Council. Obama is nominating career diplomats to be ambassadors to Macedonia, Montenegro, Senegal, Azerbaijan and Fiji.
Source: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/obama-taps-donor-ambassador-costa-rica-24476429

Obama nominates longtime donor Fitzgerald Haney to be US ambassador to Costa Rica | Star Tribune

Please enter a valid phone number. Please enter your Phone Number. Send Thanks! A link has been sent. Done President Obama Wants $3.8 Billion for Immigration, But Won’t Visit Border By Arit John 10 hours ago 0 shares View photo President Obama Wants $3.8 Billion for Immigration, But Won’t Visit Border President Obama will request $3.8 billion from Congress to alleviate the immigration crisis at the border, according to The Washington Post . The funds, nearly double the anticipated White House request, will go towardsthe Departments of Justice, Homeland Security, State and Health and Human Services to add more immigration judges, processing facilities and to help deport more of the children and adults immigrating from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. The report comes on the same day that President Obama is scheduled to fly down to Texas to fundraise in Austin and Dallas.
Source: http://news.yahoo.com/president-obama-wants-3-8-billion-immigration-wont-153607207.html

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