Can Liberals tell me which promise they bought into while drinking Obama's koolaid?
Improve options for displaced workers Help community and small business development agencies Improve rural schools and availability of doctors Help organic farmers and promote regional food systems Give new farmers tax incentives Provide farmers capital and help rural small businesses Create rural revitalization program Improve high school graduation rates Double the number of high school students taking college level courses Double charter school funding Include more technology in public schools Provide tuition assistance to students who perform community service Recruit teachers and principals Recruit science and technology teachers Provide pay raises for teachers and principals Pay tuition for students going into teaching Increase Head Start and Early Start Create Classroom Corps Double funding for after-school programs Improve No Child Left Behind Lower dropout rate Provide incentives for rural teachers Increase assistance to land-grant colleges End American dependence on foreign oil in ten years Increase number of plug-in hybrid cars Double renewable energy within four years Reduce electricity demand by 15 percent in ten years Cap carbon emissions Create new green-collar jobs Help U.S. automaker adapt Reduce oil consumption Help manufacturers go green Double clean-energy funding Create Green Jobs Corps Invest $10 billion per year in clean technologies fund Increase money for low-carbon coal technologies Push cellulosic ethanol Create energy-efficiency grant program Provide universal health care Spend $10 billion a year on implementing electronic health system Expand nurse-family partnership program Help individuals purchase private health insurance Expand eligibility for Medicaid and SCHIP Address women's health issues Establish loan forgiveness program for rural doctors and nurses Help homeowners Create an affordable-housing trust Protect New Orleans Invest $60 billion in infrastructure Invest in rural infrastructure Invest $1 billion in transitional jobs programs Provide every American broadband access Expand high-speed Internet access in rural area Support a global education fund Increase funding to train police to gather intelligence Expand Army and Marine Corps Provide soldiers with necessary equipment Target every source of fear in the Americas Create information declassification center Ensure military has enough training Strengthen civilian agencies Give National Guard appropriate equipment, rest Create international anti-terrorism network Make cyber-security a federal priority Update Veterans Affairs hospital system Ensure all veterans are covered Ensure adequate number of VA clinics Increase housing assistance Fully fund VA Improve military's mental health screening and care Improve care for various injuries and women's health through VA Reverse 2003 ban on enrolling low-income veterans http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/12/04/obamas-long-list-of-promi_n_148598.html
Asked By: Old Goat - 1/7/2009
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ROFLMAO He provies you with your own link, huffingtonpost! and all the libs can do is try to insult?? I kow expecting an intelligent post from them may be asking for alot but eh Good post! hes backpeddled on about 3/4 of that from a glance allready ;)
Answered By: Big Cazzo - 1/7/2009
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You have too much time on your hands right now. Is Fox News having technical difficulties or something?
Answered By: yogabbagabba - 1/7/2009
How about: Buying my gas Paying my mortgage
Answered By: Bill G - 1/7/2009
doesn't seem like in order to get those things done one must a. be president b. have some time to get them done?
Answered By: Madd Vladd - 1/7/2009
The most basic premise that most voters could agree on was that he was not another incompetent Republican like George W. Bush.
Answered By: tribeca_belle - 1/7/2009
They dont care about specifics they are the same idiots that will pay .99cents 5x to vote on American Idol. its image and about being in the "in group" to them
Answered By: Dr_knowital - 1/7/2009
# 1 - Keep palin out of D.C. !! Thank God for That ---------------------------- republicans have a very hard time understanding that so many people just wanted to vote against the conservatives. but its true
Answered By: ducky - 1/7/2009
Change Very basic change The anti-Bush !!!
Answered By: victor 444 - 1/7/2009
Liberals didn't buy into any promises, they just wanted relief from that CONSERVATIVE, Corporate greed on Wall Street that has engulfed Main St.
Answered By: Fern O - 1/7/2009
Its not about the politics its about the feeling of being "cool" and "trendy" and IGNORANT
Answered By: Nick K - 1/7/2009
What promises did you fall for the last 8 years told by current & soon to ex-president George W. Bush who will also earn a new title in history, worst president ever & Obama did keep Sarah" I can see Russia from my backyard" Palin from being one heartbeat away from being the next president
Answered By: bunky - 1/7/2009
are you telling me that he cannot accomplish these simple tasks during his eight years tenure in the white house, yes he can yes he can, this guy is special can't you get it in your head
Answered By: sylvan22003 - 1/7/2009
Is there something on this list you wouldn't like to see... More
Answered By: justagrandma - 1/7/2009
Every single one you listed. Incredible, ain't it?
Answered By: SallyJM - 1/7/2009
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