By Susan Crabtree | 10/24/13 12:28 PM
President Obama tried to shift the spotlight away from scrutiny over Obamacare's rocky rollout to immigration reform, calling on House Republicans to overcome internal divisions on the issue and pass a bill that he could sign by the end of the year.
By Susan Crabtree | 10/24/13 06:15 AM
The White House is saying little publicly about any efforts to press Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on the status of an imprisoned doctor who helped the CIA track down al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. President Obama met Sharif at the White House on Tuesday as Washington and Islamabad...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/23/13 03:39 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Wednesday said President Obama believes an immigration bill can pass Congress and be signed into law by the end of the year if House Republicans can overcome intra-party conflicts on the issue. "The president made clear that he firmly believes we can...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/23/13 09:42 AM
A White House national security official was fired last week after he was exposed as the mystery tweeter who had been making insulting comments about Obama administration foreign policy officials and leaking internal information for more than two years.
By Susan Crabtree | 10/18/13 10:10 AM
President Obama spent most of this week on the sidelines, laying low as House Republicans imploded and Senate leaders crafted a deal to reopen the government and avoid a default.
By Susan Crabtree | 10/16/13 10:42 PM
The Senate-forged deal to reopen the government and avert a default on the nation's debts contains two unrelated provisions providing nearly $3 billion for a dam in Kentucky, as well as up to $450 million for roads in Colorado. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Senate Minority...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/16/13 09:46 PM
The director of the National Security Agency is expected to depart in April, giving President Obama a chance to retool the intelligence agency after revelations it engaged in widespread surveillance of U.S. citizens, key senators confirmed Wednesday.
By Susan Crabtree | 10/16/13 07:07 PM
An Obamacare fix that labor unions sought didn't make it into a final deal to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling, and Senate Republicans and Democrats are in a dispute over whether it was ever part of the agreement.
By Susan Crabtree | 10/16/13 04:22 PM
The White House on Wednesday sounded an optimistic note after this week's first round of nuclear talks with Iran, but cautioned against expecting an immediate “breakthrough.”
By Susan Crabtree | 10/15/13 06:37 PM
House Republicans' latest proposal to raise the debt limit and end the shutdown could open the door to another pre-Christmas budget fight over Obamacare’s contraception mandate.
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