President Obama hit his half-year mark, and The Takeaway is asking the public how they think he is measuring up. Joining our roundtable of voters are Tracey Rousey, Alice Craft-Kerney, Brian Hinkle, and Pat Gallagher.
Almost one year ago, The Takeaway began calling donors hoping to find the difference between giving a candidate money and giving them your vote. We found Pat Gallagher, a former Republican who donated $500 to Obama.
Teams, not solo stars, from the United States and Europe go head to head in Louisville, Kentucky, to play for golf's Ryder Cup. The United States has lost five out of the last six Ryder Cups, and the pressure is on their young team.
Global eyes are on renewed racial justice protests in the US, with demonstrations again erupting in several cities around the country in response to Wednesday’s announced decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. And, Hong Kong police arrested Joshua Wong and a second pro-democracy activist on Thursday for having joined a rally last October. Also, North Korean troops shot and killed a South Korean official allegedly trying to defect to Pyongyang.
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