Obama Turns A Deaf Ear on Ukrainian Crisis at Florida Golf Course

The Ukrainian crisis has not deterred the First Family from a Florida golf outing in Key Largo this weekend.

The president won’t be the only senior federal official leaving Washington in the midst of Russia’s armed intervention in the Crimea.

Vice President Joe Biden and his wife have jetted off to the Virgin Islands while National Security Adviser Susan Rice is traveling in the Middle East visiting with her “counterparts.”

There is no reason for alarm among the American people. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said, “there’s a chance” the president could cut his holiday shot returning to Washington.

No word from Russian President Vladimir Putin on his weekend plans, but word has it he is overseeing the Crimea incursion first-had at his desk in the Kremlin.

Dwight L. Schwab Jr. is a moderate conservative who looks at all sides of a story, then speaks his mind. He has written more than 3500 national political and foreign affairs columns. His BS in journalism from the University of Oregon, with minors in political science and American history stands him in good stead for his writing.


Dwight has 30-years in the publishing industry, including ABC/Cap Cities and International Thomson. His first book, “Redistribution of Common Sense – Selective Commentaries on the Obama Administration 2009-2014,” was published in July, 2014. “The Game Changer – America’s Most Stunning Presidential Election in History,” was published in April 2017.


Dwight is a native of Portland, Oregon, and now a resident of the San Francisco Bay Area.