CHICAGO (AFP) — President-elect Barack Obama was set Monday to name his energy and environmental chiefs and vow a new dawn for US leadership against climate change after eight years of Republican “denial.”
After talks with his national security team, Obama was to name more cabinet lieutenants at a news conference where he was also facing questions over Illinois’s scandal-hit governor.
Obama’s transition team said the press conference in Chicago would “discuss the nation’s energy and environmental future.”
Very cold and blustery. Partly cloudy. Highs near 10 above. Wind chills as low as 10 below to 20 below zero. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph through early afternoon.
To pretend that we as a society are incapable of knowing whether a child is a male or female at birth is lunacy.
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The prosecution blew the witness’s testimony to bits.
The fact is that voters got us into this mess. Maybe the answer isn’t more voters.
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In a Wednesday afternoon tweet that was later deleted, the basketball star posted a photo of the officer.
Most Democratic senators refuse to take the idea off the table.