More Barack Obama Articles

  • U.S., world leaders target foreign fighters

    The targets have worked with a number of terrorist organizations, including the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, al Nusra Front and al Qaeda and its affiliates, to send foreign fighters to Syria and other countries.

  • CHART: 113th Congress will likely enact fewer new laws than any since WWII

    The 113th Congress is on track to be the least productive in six decades, sending President Obama fewer bills to be signed into law than any president since the end of World War II.

  • Obama re-fights Bush's war, but authorization debate in Congress now a certainty

    The president's problem is that whatever he does, there will be a war debate in Washington by the end of this year.

  • White House: Apparent beheading of French tourist 'horrific'

    "The United States would obviously stand in full solidarity with our French allies," a senior administration official said.

  • Illegal immigrants hijack 'coming out' from gays

    "Coming out," universally known as the anguish of a gay person publicly acknowledging their sexual orientation, is being adopted by undocumented citizens who plan to "come out" as illegals for the first time.

  • Obama to U.N.: 'We have a choice to make'

    President Obama called on more countries to join a new coalition of allies united to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and implored them to help the U.S. counter a variety of other world crises such as the Ebola outbreak and Russian aggression.

  • Ferguson, Mo., race riots invade United Nations

    At the United Nations, President Obama raised the recent racial riots in Ferguson, Mo., to concede that America has it's "own racial and ethnic tensions."

  • Who wants war?

    Some pundits are saying that President Obama has been floundering in his response to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria crisis because public opinion polls show most Americans don't want another war.

  • To defeat the Islamic State Obama needs Clausewitz, not Alinsky

    In a recent column assessing President Barack Obama's judgment (after six years in office), the Wall Street Journal's Bret Stephens asked, "What does Obama Know?" Stephens brutally concluded that among U.S. presidents, Barack Obama "stands apart is in his combination of ideological rigidity and...

  • Obama's coffee cup salute draw criticism

    With a coffee cup in hand, President Barack Obama offered a less-than-formal salute Tuesday to a Marine standing guard as he exited the presidential helicopter, Marine One, reports CNN. The White House Instagram account posted video of the brief scene, highlighting the President's arrival in...

  • Obama to attend Hispanic caucus gala

    Obama will be speaking this year amid anger from the Latino community on his delaying of executive action on immigration reform.

  • Obama aims for broader coalition against Islamic State

    One day after a new coalition of Arab allies helped President Obama launch a war in Syria that he had long avoided, he faces the far more arduous task of convincing them to sustain it.

  • Barack Obama, War President

    There is no real debate over whether Obama is a war president. The question is why he is a war president.

  • Why Team Obama isn't afraid of being considered soft on crime

    As Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday championed the first decrease in the federal prison population in more than three decades, it was abundantly clear that Obama administration officials are operating in a political environment fundamentally different than their Democratic predecessors.

  • Obama calls for 'ambitious' climate deal

    "We can only succeed in combating climate change if we are joined in this effort by every nation," Obama said Tuesday at the United Nations climate summit.

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  • Another Fight Obama Shirks

    When it comes to military actions, President Obama likes to declare the end of wars, regardless of whether America’s opponents agree that is the case. When it comes to economic wars, he has no...

  • Second Time’s a Charm?

    Voters in Connecticut’s gubernatorial election this November will face a familiar choice as Republican Tom Foley squares off against Democrat Dan Malloy. Four years ago, in a nail biter for what...