Obama's Presidential Policy

MarketWatch  2 hrs ago  Comment 
In his zeal for progressive rights for transgender people, the president unwittingly encourages Peeping Toms, says Diana Furchtgott-Roth.
Forbes  4 hrs ago  Comment 
The Obama administration is proposing to lift a ban preventing physician assistants and nurse practitioners from caring for Medicare patients in their homes rather than the more expensive nursing facility.
OilVoice  6 hrs ago  Comment 
What is the biggest unfinished business for the Obama administration According to a report from Bill McKibben the outspoken climate alarmist who calls for all fossil fuels to be kept in the ground
MarketWatch  Aug 24  Comment 
President Barack Obama traveled to the Baton Rouge, La., area on Tuesday to pledge federal support to repair the damage from some of the worst flooding to hit the U.S. in years, while also calling for private donors and volunteers to help get...
Clusterstock  Aug 23  Comment 
Brash billionaire Mark Cuban took to Twitter on Tuesday to defend Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton from allegations that the Clinton Foundation was involved in a sort of "pay to play" while she was serving as secretary of...
NPR  Aug 23  Comment 
Obama visited a neighborhood in East Baton Rouge Parish more than a week after flooding hit southeastern Louisiana, killing at least 13 people and damaging or destroying more than 60,000 homes.
Biomass Magazine  Aug 23  Comment 
For advanced biofuels under the Obama administration, what started out with a boom in 2008 ended with a whimper in 2016.
Clusterstock  Aug 22  Comment 
We can no longer be silent. Presidential fashion is a low bar. It's almost expected that the leader of the free world wear a somewhat boxy, boring suit in navy, black, or the occasional gray (unless you're Obama doing summer). Then you throw on...
New York Times  Aug 22  Comment 
A judge in Texas said the Obama administration had not followed federal law in an attempt to expand bathroom access for transgender students.
MarketWatch  Aug 22  Comment 
President Barack Obama’s troubled Pacific-region trade deal is threatening to become a foreign policy failure, analysts said.


President Obama won the election pledging to spend hundreds of billions of dollars and pledging to enact new laws, while changing or removing old ones. Where that money goes, industries rise. Where budget cuts and unfavorable laws are passed, industries fall.

Companies that could benefit

  • Caterpillar (CAT) - With infrastructure spending comes the need for heavy duty construction vehicles. Despite layoffs in early 2009[1] and a 4Q2008 earnings drop of 32% [2], look for Caterpillar (CAT) to benefit from any large infastructure investments in the United States.
  • Renewable Energy companies are yearning to get more support from the government, but already Obama has given out billions in the form of tax credits and subsidies to Solar Power and Wind Energy.

Companies that could decline

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