Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Barack Obama issues his first round of 2020 endorsements

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama released his first slate of 2020 candidate endorsements on Monday, putting his considerable political weight behind 118 candidates up and down the ballot in 17 states.

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Fmr. CDC Director: Prioritize testing for schools to reopen 

Dr. Tom Frieden, former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under President Barack Obama, explains to Lawrence O’Donnell how prioritizing testing is necessary to prevent and contain coronavirus outbreaks.

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In Ashtabula, Ohio, Young People Fight For The County’s Political Future 

Ashtabula County, Ohio, voted for Barack Obama in 2016, then for Donald Trump. New political leaders there hope a younger generation of voters will help decide the 2020 presidential election.

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Read Twitter’s update on the huge hack — 8 accounts may have had private messages stolen 

Illustration by Alex Castro On Friday evening, Twitter issued its first full blog post about what happened after the biggest security lapse in the company’s history, one that led to attackers getting hold of some of the highest profile Twitter accounts in the world — including Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, President Barack Obama, Tesla CEO Elo […]

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Hacking Hits High-Profile Twitter Accounts 

High-profile Twitter accounts, including those of Barack Obama and Elon Musk, were the target of a widespread attack that security experts are calling the worst hacking incident in the company’s recent history. WSJ’s Euirim Choi reports on the hack, which looks different from other security breaches. Photos: Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images, Sean Gallup/ […]

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