Obama's Presidential Policy

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New York Times  2 hrs ago  Comment 
The uproar over Hillary Clinton’s use of only a private email account as secretary of state calls to mind the mutual distrust that characterized the Obama administration and Mrs. Clinton’s team early on.
New York Times  2 hrs ago  Comment 
Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the majority leader, will postpone consideration of a bill giving Congress the authority to review any deal President Obama reaches with Iran on its nuclear program.
New York Times  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Loretta E. Lynch’s defense of President Obama’s immigration actions has made her confirmation as attorney general more tenuous.
Wall Street Journal  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Just months after the Obama administration cracked down on mergers that helped U.S. companies skirt domestic taxes, a wave of foreign takeovers is steering more tax revenue away from Uncle Sam.
MarketWatch  Mar 5  Comment 
Some diplomats in the Obama administration want to shift America’s fulcrum in the Middle East away from Egypt and Saudi Arabia to Iran, leading to a disaster, writes Amotz Asa-El.
Market Intelligence Center  Mar 5  Comment 
The US Supreme Court will begin hearing one of the most important cases related to healthcare starting today. King v. Burwell is the biggest challenge Obamacare has had to deal with till now and threatens to derail President Obama’s signature...
The Political and Financial Markets Commentator  Mar 5  Comment 
What if Barack Obama the appeaser, purveyor of weak and indecisive leadership, had been Commander-in-Chief on that fateful day that will live in infamy at Pearl Harbor? What if Obama had been in the White House prior to and during WW2? Would all...
Insurance Journal  Mar 5  Comment 
The Supreme Court sometimes surprises. In oral arguments Wednesday about the latest conservative attempt to undermine President Obama’s health-reform program, Justice Anthony Kennedy introduced an unexpected potential basis for upholding the...
New York Times  Mar 5  Comment 
Mr. McConnell, the Senate majority leader, is from Kentucky, a leading coal-producing state. He has vowed to fight President Obama on climate change issues like regulating coal-fired power plants.
New York Times  Mar 5  Comment 
Democrats who support giving Congress the authority to review any nuclear deal with Iran pledged to wait to press their case until after the March 24 negotiating deadline.




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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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