By Becket Adams | 09/20/14 10:52 AM
As the Obama administration slouches onward with its bungled response to the rise of the Islamic State and as Russia continues its expansion westward, Americans' faith in the federal government's ability to handle international problems has fallen to an all-time low, according to recent Gallup...
By Paul Bedard | 09/19/14 01:27 PM
First lady Michelle Obama, stepping onto the campaign stage to help Democrats in the midterms, is arguing that her husband "truly made" the change and hope he promised after former President George W. Bush gave him the keys and he saw "the mess he’d been handed."
By Michael Barone | 09/17/14 01:01 PM
There's a widespread assumption that most Americans prefer multilateral action-- acting with other nations as partners. But maybe that's not so.
By Philip Klein | 09/12/14 01:01 PM
There's a popular observation among political commentators that Americans want a beneficial -- but cheap -- government.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/12/14 01:24 PM
Democrats who were anti-war under President George W. Bush are much more supportive of military action under President Obama.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 11:20 AM
"Their rhetoric is strikingly similar," the moderator of NBC's "Meet the Press" said.
By Luke Rosiak | 09/14/14 11:05 AM
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough repeatedly said Americans would hear the news from Secretary of State John Kerry later this week.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/12/14 05:42 AM
Even before President Obama's "no strategy" gaffe and this week's major speech laying out a plan to confront the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, White House staffers were working on updating a long overdue national security strategy doctrine.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/11/14 12:05 PM
President Obama is now less popular than George W. Bush, but neither is as well-liked as Bill Clinton.
By Washington Examiner | 09/10/14 11:17 PM
Islamic terrorists are in a much stronger position today than they were 13 years ago -- not "on the run," or "decimated," or set back even slightly by the death of Osama bin Laden.
By Paul Bedard | 09/10/14 10:51 AM
Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Wednesday that President Obama has slashed the military so deeply that troop levels will be below where they were on the 9/11 attacks, a gutting that is also begging foes to exploit the Pentagon's vulnerabilities.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/08/14 01:39 PM
If Republicans make major gains in Congress in November at least in part because of President Obama's perceived weakness on foreign policy, it won't be easy for Obama to respond with a major shake-up of his national security team.
09/08/14 01:32 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Political opposites turned friends, former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush launched a new scholars program at four presidential centers with an opening act that might have been mistaken for a comedy routine. The two former presidents — one a Democrat, the other a...
By Paul Bedard | 09/05/14 02:48 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama is right to take a page out of former President George H.W Bush's Iraq war plan based on first forming a coalition of the willing.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/05/14 10:28 AM
One of George W. Bush's daughters accidentally registered for New York's Independence Party, instead of as an independent.
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