The President’s State of the Union address is only a couple weeks away. Don’t just watch alone with your dog—host a watch party to bring new people into the campaign where you live.
“And so they sat, trying to play it cool, as Cardboard Obama stood silently judging the scene from the brightly lit corner of the living room.”
We’re sure the ultimate ruling was favorable. Cardboard Obama is stern but fair.
Weekly Address: Continuing to Grow the Economy in the New Year
Gather round, designers. Runway to Win, a collaboration by American fashion designers in support of the campaign, is launching soon (we’d go so far as to say imminently)—but you can sign up now to get updates.
How cool is this mural that volunteer artists painted on the walls of our new Minneapolis field office? We’d submit: So cool.
Edited to add for those asking where this office is so they can go volunteer: it’s here! Thanks to Brandon in MN for sending along the photos.
We’ve updated our jobs chart with the good news out of the Bureau of Labor Statistics this morning—200,000 jobs added to the economy this month, for 22 straight months of job growth.
President Obama sat down for a meal yesterday with Scott, Valarie, Kathie, and Bill—four campaign supporters who won our recent “Dinner with Barack” contest. As you can see, he had a terrible time.
Beyond the bleep, we think the rest of this video is worth watching, too—particularly if you are a fan of electoral strategy (and/or maps). Jim Messina talks you through five pathways we’ve got to 270 electoral votes in 2012.
Fact: Wearing a hat helps keep your whole body warm when it’s cold out. Fact: an Obama 2012 knit hat will make you look fetching at the same time. Scientists agree.
President Obama and Bo.
President Obama’s Christmas present to America: New air quality standards that sharply reduce the emissions of mercury and other airborne toxins from power plants. Also: this photo.