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Obama Leading Effort To Lift Global Ban On Commercial Whaling

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posted on Jun, 10 2010 @ 05:17 PM

Originally posted by AdmiralX
Can anyone name ONE THING he has done that he promised during his campaign? ONE THING?

Don't know what it has to do with the topic of the thread, but he:

expanded programs for the Small Business Administration
established a Credit Card Bill of Rights
closed the donut hole in Medicare drug plan
expanded the Senior Corps volunteer program
required insurance companies to cover pre-existing conditions
expanded eligibility for SCHIP
Expanded eligibility for Medicaid
Signed the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Increased the Veterans Administration budget
Fully funded the Violence Against Women Act
Gave a speech at a major Islamic forum
Granted Americans unrestricted rights to visit family and send money to Cuba
Expanded the Nurse-Family Partnership to all low-income, first-time mothers
Increase funding for national parks and forests
Expanded Pell grants for low-income students
Created a 'Green Vet Initiative' to promote environmental jobs for veterans
Required states to provide incentives for utilities to reduce energy consumption
Invested in public transportation
Got his daughters a puppy

Appointed at least one Republican to the cabinet
Extenedd unemployment insurance benefits and temporarily suspend taxes
Reversed restrictions on stem cell research

And that's not all.

Obama Promises

posted on Jun, 11 2010 @ 06:04 PM
reply to post by mishigas

Who's gonna follow these guidelines???

The whalehunters, that's who.

Who's gonna enforce the guidelines???

The coastguard, that's who.

Man, you really don't have a clue do you....
I work on a fishing boat and we follow every single law and guideline about conservation and quotas, because it's in our best interest.
If we want a living coast and good breeding grounds we have to listen to the experts....

-If you run a shop, you don't burn down the factory that produces the stuff you sell.

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