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‘Oopsie’: Hamas rocket hits Israeli electrical infrastructure, blacks out Gaza

“You couldn’t make it up!”
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President to rediscover laser-like focus on jobs, infrastructure tomorrow

It’s been 100 days since the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre and President Obama still hasn’t banned guns yet, but he assures us he hasn’t “forgotten about those kids.” We’d begun to suspect he had forgotten, though, about that important three-letter word that used to be thrown around during his first term: J-O-B-S. It has been nearly two years since Obama joked that “shovel-ready was not as shovel-ready as we expected.”

Read Obama’s Latest Executive Order and Directive Regarding ‘Infrastructure Security’

Obama Announces Signing of Cybersecurity Executive Order and Policy Directive

U.S. President Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), delivers his State of the Union speech before a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol February 12. (Photo: Getty Images)

It was expected that President Barack Obama was going to sign an executive order for improvement of the nation’s cybersecurity — although some have already criticized it — on Tuesday he has also issued a Presidential Policy Directive for infrastructure security as well.