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Obama's Hawaii Vacations

‘No Drone Zone’ For Obama Visit FAA

‘No Drone Zone’ For Obama Visit

The FAA is emphasizing flight restrictions over Oahu during the first family’s holiday visit.

How Long Will National Media Keep Following Obama to Hawaii? Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Long Will National Media Keep Following Obama to Hawaii?

The president has just concluded another no-news vacation. The national media knew it was coming, but that didn’t stop them from coming along for the ride.

First Family Flies Off for Mainland After Final Vacation Day on Oahu Cory Lum/Civil Beat

First Family Flies Off for Mainland After Final Vacation Day on Oahu

On the last day of their Hawaiian vacation, the president and his daughters visit his half-sister, then grunge star Eddie Vedder.

Obama’s Golf Game Displaces Army Wedding cory Lum

Obama’s Golf Game Displaces Army Wedding

The couple was forced to move their nuptials to another location on Oahu.

Malaysian Leader Forced to Defend Hawaii Golf With Obama Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Malaysian Leader Forced to Defend Hawaii Golf With Obama

Some question the appropriateness, since the country faces floods that have forced thousands of people from their homes. 

First Family Heading to Hawaii on Dec. 19 Chad Blair/Civil Beat

First Family Heading to Hawaii on Dec. 19

It will mark the seventh Hawaiian Christmas vacation in a row for Barack, Michelle, Malia and Sasha.

Obama Family’s Hawaii Vacation Cost $7.7M

The watchdog group Judicial Watch says the Obama family’s recent Christmas vacation in Hawaii cost taxpayers $7.78 million.

Frostpaw the Polar Bear Plans Protest Outside Obama’s Vacation Rental

Frostpaw the Polar Bear, which is actually a person in a bear suit, is not giving up in his/her attempts…
Hawaii’s Instaweek: Don’t Look at President Obama While He Works Out

Hawaii’s Instaweek: Don’t Look at President Obama While He Works Out

Secret Service tells a woman on a cardio machine to not look at Obama, but all of Hawaii should shield its eyes.
It’s Your Money: How Much Does an HPD Motorcade Cost?

It’s Your Money: How Much Does an HPD Motorcade Cost?

Hawaii sees its fair share of dignitaries coming to visit the isles, but Honolulu’s police department pays the price for making sure they’re safe.

The Presidential Price of Paradise — $214,728

honolulu-politics: The Honolulu Police Department just released how much additional money it spent on President Barack Obama’s…

Rush Limbaugh: President’s Hawaii Trip ‘Slap in the Face’

What’s Rush got against Hawaii? The conservative commentator went on the warpath about President Obama hopping on a plane…

December 2015

Wednesday, December 16

‘No Drone Zone’ For Obama Visit

January 2015

Sunday, January 4

How Long Will National Media Keep Following Obama to Hawaii?

Saturday, January 3

First Family Flies Off for Mainland After Final Vacation Day on Oahu

December 2014

Monday, December 29

Obama’s Golf Game Displaces Army Wedding

Sunday, December 28

Malaysian Leader Forced to Defend Hawaii Golf With Obama

Friday, December 12

First Family Heading to Hawaii on Dec. 19

March 2014

Thursday, March 27

Obama Family’s Hawaii Vacation Cost $7.7M

December 2013

Tuesday, December 31

Frostpaw the Polar Bear Plans Protest Outside Obama’s Vacation Rental

Friday, December 27

Hawaii’s Instaweek: Don’t Look at President Obama While He Works Out

September 2013

Thursday, September 12

It’s Your Money: How Much Does an HPD Motorcade Cost?

January 2013

Saturday, January 19

The Presidential Price of Paradise — $214,728

Friday, January 4

Rush Limbaugh: President’s Hawaii Trip ‘Slap in the Face’

Wednesday, January 2

From Fiscal Cliff To Kailua Beach: Obama To Return Tonight

December 2012

Friday, December 28

HuffPo: What’s Up With Obama Vacation Wardrobe?

Wednesday, December 26

Obama Leaves Hawaii Today, ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Awaits

Saturday, December 22

President, First Lady To Attend Inouye’s Punchbowl Service

Obama: ‘Danny, You Were More Than OK, You Were Extraordinary’

December 2011

Thursday, December 29

Soon for Sale: Obama’s New Winter White House

Obama’s Hawaii Vacation Marks Contrast to Opponents’ Activities in Iowa

Saturday, December 24

Obama Dining at Morimoto

Obama Arrives at Hickam, Greeted by Schatz, Carlisle and Willard

Thursday, December 22

Paying for Obama’s Vacation

Wednesday, December 21

Obama’s Hawaiian Christmas Dilemma

Obamas Enjoying Kailua, Sans Barry

Hawaii Vacation: Michelle Obama Brings Daughters, Sam Kass To MA’O Organic Farms

Friday, December 9

Some say Romney’s criticisms of Obama’s vacation plans, golf outings, are out of bounds

Thursday, December 8

Obamas Not Staying at ‘Winter White House,’ Owner Says

Wednesday, December 7

Obama May Delay Hawaii Vacation

January 2011

Wednesday, January 12

City to Contact Property Owner About Short-Term Obama Rental

Tuesday, January 11

Honolulu Officials At Odds With Winter White House Owner’s Take on Law

Thursday, January 6

Presidential Flip-Flops (er..Slippers) Cause Fashion Flurry

Wednesday, January 5

Obama’s 12 Days of Christmas

Obama’s Winter White House an Illegal Rental

Obama's Hawaii Vacations