By Ashe Schow | 03/11/14 01:10 PM
With just 20 days to go until the open enrollment period ends for Obamacare exchanges, comedian Zach Galifianakis has done the administration a solid.
By Paul Bedard | 03/11/14 01:02 PM
Hundreds of federal rules and regulations pushed out by President Obama's team are now under review and may be junked under a “look-back” program created to offer businesses relief from costly and burdensome rules that just don't work. Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/11/14 08:52 AM
A new poll shows support for Obamacare underwater but inching up, months after the disastrous rollout of the healthcare.gov website.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/11/14 08:05 AM
President Obama took his pitch for Obamacare enrollment to an unconventional forum, sitting down for an interview on “Between Two Ferns,” an online talk show parody hosted by comedian Zach Galifianakis.
03/11/14 07:00 AM
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In a story March 9 about the U.S. secretary of commerce's trade mission to the Middle East, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Penny Pritzker is on her first trip outside of North America since being named commerce secretary. It is her first...
03/10/14 10:41 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) have agreed on the importance of upholding Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity. The White House says the two leaders spoke Sunday evening. The White House says Obama and Xi have a shared...
03/10/14 10:40 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's top economists say the nation is on track to make economic progress over the next two years, but say it would do even better if Congress would enact the additional spending he proposed in his most recent budget. A divided Congress in an election year...
03/10/14 10:40 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Pitching himself as an ally to Silicon Valley, presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio proposed giving cellphone companies more access to government-controlled airwaves and other pro-business initiatives he said would create "thousands upon thousands of high-paying jobs." In...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/10/14 02:38 PM
The State Department on Monday said it was “still awaiting” a Russian response to the Obama administration's demands that it withdraw troops from Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and stop promoting a referendum on seceding in the territory.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/10/14 01:56 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday said that “no one” was preparing for the upcoming G-8 summit in Russia and that it would be “hard to imagine” the meeting being held without further planning. The group's members have stopped their preparations for the summit, scheduled...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/10/14 12:52 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Monday said that the U.S. would not view a referendum in Crimea to leave Ukraine and join Russia as “legitimate.” Asked if the U.S. would be able to prevent the pro-Russian government in Crimea from holding the vote, Carney told reporters that he...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/10/14 11:49 AM
Americans back Obama's handling of the crisis in Ukraine by a slight margin, according to a new CNN poll released Monday.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/10/14 10:49 AM
A Fox News reporter was told by Enroll America that “there was no truth” to a tip that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was fundraising for the group, ending an early investigation into her activities. Emails obtained by the Washington Examiner through a Freedom of...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/10/14 10:25 AM
President Obama on Sunday evening spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping about the crisis in Ukraine, and assured him that he was focused on finding a “peaceful resolution.”
By Brian Hughes | 03/10/14 08:46 AM
President Obama this week will devote his attention to the escalating crisis in Crimea, hosting Ukraine's interim prime minister at the White House in the U.S. government's highest-profile endorsement of the country's nascent leadership.
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