90 Days, 90 Reasons Staff
REASON 105: Obama has increased government transparency.Obama has brought unprecedented accountability to federal spending with recovery.gov, a website tracking the allocation of Recovery Act stimulus funds. The website creates greater government transparency, allowing the public to see where and how the stimulus money is being spent. The site also gives American citizens the opportunity to report waste, fraud, and abuse.
Obama is the first president in U.S. history to acknowledge the right of gay couples to marry and enjoy the full benefits of marriage in the eyes of the law. read essay →
President Obama has taken the first step toward bold immigration reform. read essay →
Because Obama opposes the Supreme Court’s Citizens United Decision.read essay →