By Brian Hughes | 11/20/13 06:17 PM
President Obama raised eyebrows this week by giving his most extensive endorsement of a piecemeal approach to passing immigration reform on Capitol Hill. But the tactical shift from the White House made little headway on the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue, where Republicans say immigration...
By Brian Hughes | 11/20/13 12:33 PM
President Obama awarded former President Bill Clinton -- and other titans of their professions -- the Medal of Freedom at the White House on Wednesday, a high-profile backslapping just days after his Democratic predecessor urged the White House to make changes to Obamacare.
By Brian Hughes | 11/19/13 06:26 PM
One person has taken more of political beating than President Obama with the nation’s attention focused on the botched Obamacare rollout: Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Sebelius survived a series of contentious hearings on Capitol Hill in the wake of the...
By Brian Hughes | 11/19/13 01:03 PM
The Justice Department has dropped a lawsuit over the state of Louisiana's school vouchers program, requesting a federal review of the education initiative rather than pushing to halt it altogether. The Obama administration had argued that the Louisiana Scholarship Program, which gives...
By Brian Hughes | 11/19/13 10:10 AM
Senior White House and Department of Health and Human Services officials were told last spring of problems that could derail the launch of healthcare.gov, according to a report compiled for the Obama administration and obtained by the Washington Examiner. Even though senior administration...
By Brian Hughes | 11/18/13 04:51 PM
More than six weeks after the botched launch of Obamacare’s public exchanges, President Obama has taken few concrete steps to offer the accountability demanded by both critics and supporters of the health care law. The president delivered his most extensive mea culpa last week in response to...
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 04:40 PM
President Obama hosted insurance industry executives at the White House on Friday, trying to win the support of skeptical business leaders for his fix to aid the millions of Americans losing health coverage. “What we're going to be doing is brainstorming on how do we make sure that everybody...
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 02:34 PM
President Obama has “absolute confidence” in the Secret Service, even as the agency tasked with his personal security faces another round of accusations about sexual misconduct.
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 10:42 AM
President Obama will meet with insurance executives at the White House on Friday, an attempt to assuage industry concerns over an administration plan that would allow insurers to renew canceled health plans that don't meet Obamacare standards.
By Brian Hughes | 11/15/13 09:02 AM
Republicans and Democrats alike will turn their attention next week to a U.S. District Court hearing in New Orleans, where the Justice Department is suing Louisiana over its school-voucher program.
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