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News & Tours

Politician makes up an excuse to go play golf instead of campaigning, everybody finds out

Add Glyn Davis to the list of people who have taken heat for playing golf.Davis is a conservative Member of Parliament who represents a section of northeastern Wales called Montgomeryshire.In October, a man named Mark Reckless...
Monday, 11/17/2014 at 9:47AM
News & Tours

Top courses deny President Obama's request to play golf, Donald Trump responds

This article has been updated since it was originally published on September 10th, 2014. President Barack Obama's golf habits have been in the headlines a lot in recent weeks, and that doesn't look like it's going to change...
Thursday, 9/11/2014 at 12:20PM
News & Tours

President Obama admits golf mistake, is still lampooned in a cartoon reading Golf Digest

President Barack Obama appeared on "Meet The Press" for the 12th time on Sunday to talk, among other things, about his decision to play golf shortly after his statement on the murder of American journalist...
Monday, 9/8/2014 at 11:20AM
News & Tours

Explainer: The varying reactions to President Obama's golf

If you've been following the news, you'll know that President Barack Obama has been under fire recently for what his critics say is too much golf. We'll let the left-right politics sites debate whether that's...
Friday, 8/22/2014 at 10:20AM
Celebrity

President Obama is tracking his golf stats like a total champ right now

President Barack Obama has been under a lot of fire recently for playing what his critics say is too much golf -- especially after he played with former Boston Celtics and Miami Heat basketball player...
Thursday, 8/14/2014 at 10:07AM
Golf & Business

India's prime minister thinks country's bureaucrats play too much golf

By Luke Kerr-Dineen It's often said a president or prime minister's term in office is defined by its first 100 days. If that's the case, India's Narendra Modi, the country's new leader, could be...
Friday, 7/11/2014 at 11:43AM
News & Tours

Here's who President Barack Obama's golfing buddies are

By Luke Kerr-Dineen We all have golfing buddies: guys we play most of our golf with and don't dislike enough to mind. And President Obama is no different.He's had quite a few high-profile golf...
Friday, 5/23/2014 at 1:00PM
News & Tours

10 Republicans voted against Jack Nicklaus getting a Congressional Gold Medal

By Alex Myers We are not making a political statement. We are simply stating the facts: Ten Republicans in the House of Representatives voted against Jack Nicklaus getting a Congressional Gold Medal on Monday....
Tuesday, 5/20/2014 at 5:35PM
Celebrity

Report: Obama has spent almost $3 million on trips that have included golf in 2014

By Luke Kerr-Dineen President Barack Obama loves golf, and he's played more of it than his recent predecessors -- George W. Bush reportedly played golf 29 times in his first term, compared to Obama's...
Thursday, 5/1/2014 at 9:50AM
Politics

Party scandals force California Dems to cancel Torrey Pines golf fundraiser

By Luke Kerr-Dineen California State Senate Leader Darrell Steinberg cancelled a swanky Democratic golf tournament/fundraiser to be held at Torrey Pines outside San Digeo on Tuesday after criminal proceedings were recently brought against a...
Wednesday, 4/2/2014 at 3:48PM
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