Obama Courts Big Labor At Expense Of GOP


 

Speaking to the Building and Construction Trades Department Legislative Conference in downtown Washington, President Obama  took a series of shots at GOP lawmakers Monday over their opposition to White House-backed construction spending that is aimed at repairing the nation’s infrastructure.

 

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Cesar Chavez Has The Floor, Congress Tightens Gun Laws And Roosevelt Dedicates the Hoover Dam

Plus, the Berlin Airlift ends and James Meredith registers for class at the University of Mississippi.

Click here for: Tuesday, September 30

● Michigan bank fined for mortgage violations

● It doesn’t always pay to advertise

● “Blind as a bat” has a new meaning

● Weight loss from coffee-soaked apparel? Don’t bet on it

● Pension-spiking suit attracts strange bedfellows

● Pair indicted for stealing Saddam’s guns

LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 30, 2014

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The final day of the UN General Assembly, Afghan President Ghani will sign a Status of Forces Agreement and Microsoft is poised to unveil Windows 9.

DoD Claims No Evidence Of Civilian Casualties From Airstrikes

Air Force Major General Jeffrey Harrigian said no credible reports have surfaced.

Modi Requests Slow Removal Of Troops From Afghanistan

“We also want Afghanistan to be stable in a Democratic way,” Modi said.

LISTEN: The World in 2:00 - September 29, 2014

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the U.N. General Assembly.