By Brian Hughes | 10/30/13 03:56 PM
President Obama has “complete confidence” in Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, a White House spokesman said, after she apologized Wednesday for the glitch-filled Obamacare website — but also largely blamed contractors for the problems. "The president has complete...
By Brian Hughes | 10/30/13 12:43 PM
President Obama's meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki at the White House on Friday comes amid growing sectarian violence in the Mideast nation and concerns about the reemergence of al Qaeda.
By Brian Hughes | 10/29/13 06:28 PM
President Obama will evoke the name of 2012 presidential rival Mitt Romney on Wednesday, traveling to Boston to tout the Massachusetts health law as a model of what Americans should eventually expect under Obamacare. The president will speak from Faneuil Hall, where Romney as governor in 2006,...
By Brian Hughes | 10/29/13 02:56 PM
Jay Carney on Tuesday said President Obama's claim that all Americans could keep their health insurance plans under the new health law deserved a “fuller explanation,” acknowledging millions of consumers would not keep their current coverage.
By Brian Hughes | 10/29/13 11:34 AM
The head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Tuesday apologized for the problem-plagued rollout of the federal website for Obamacare's public health exchanges. “I want to apologize to you that the website has not worked as well as it should,” CMS Administrator Marilyn...
By Brian Hughes | 10/29/13 09:07 AM
President Obama on Tuesday paid tribute to the families impacted by the devastating Hurricane Sandy one year ago, promising “their country will stay with them every step of the way.”
By Brian Hughes | 10/25/13 12:57 PM
The Obama administration vowed Friday that the problem-plagued, federal website handling Obamacare's public health exchanges would be fixed by the end of November. “By the end of November, the vast majority of consumers will be able to smoothly enroll,” former Office of Management and...
By Brian Hughes | 10/25/13 05:38 AM
A surge in the number of illegal immigrants seeking asylum after crossing the U.S. border is likely to become a major area of contention as Washington gears up for another clash over immigration reform.
By Brian Hughes | 10/25/13 05:35 AM
President Obama took the first step this week to rescuing his signature domestic achievement: He finally admitted Obamacare has a problem.
By Brian Hughes | 10/25/13 05:30 AM
President Obama on Thursday implored Republican lawmakers to pass a stalled, immigration-reform package, but the message quickly faded away as GOP leaders kept a laser-like focus on the botched rollout of the federal website for Obamacare’s new health exchanges.
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