By Paul Bedard | 03/11/14 05:47 PM
President Obama, on a fundraising field trip to New York City on Tuesday, stopped in at a Gap on 42nd Street to shop for his wife and daughters, confidently telling those around him, "I think the ladies will be impressed by my style sense.” But given a choice to be stylish or prudish, he...
By Paul Bedard | 03/11/14 05:24 PM
Hundreds of new federal rules and regulations and those on the books for years are now under review and may be junked under a “look-back” program President Obama created to offer businesses relief from costly and burdensome rules that just don't work. Office of Management and Budget...
By Nate Beeler | 03/11/14 05:15 PM
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By Philip Klein | 03/11/14 04:10 PM
The pace of Americans signing up for privately administered insurance through President Obama's health care law slowed down in February, according to a new report from the Department of Health and Human Services, and youth enrollment is well below target levels set before the program's launch....
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/11/14 03:54 PM
Enrollment in Obamacare's new insurance exchanges rose to 4.2 million, but the percentage of young consumers signing up remained below targets despite the administration's efforts. The Department of Health and Human Services announced the new figures Tuesday and pressed Americans to sign up...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/11/14 03:42 PM
While Washington continues to wait for a response from Moscow in the second week of the crisis in Ukraine's Crimea region, the White House midterm money chase continues unabated. On Tuesday night, President Obama heads to New York to attend a pair of $32,400-a-person fundraisers for Democrats'...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/11/14 02:00 PM
The White House on Tuesday defended President Obama's appearance on a comedy talk show to pitch Obamacare, saying it was the “right call” to reach more Americans.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/11/14 01:27 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney said President Obama had “great confidence” in CIA Director John Brennan and his agency after a top senator accused the CIA of improperly searching her computers. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Tuesday accused...
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 Charlie Spiering | 03/11/14 08:26 AM
President Obama went head-to-head with Zach Galifianakis, trying to match the awkward passive-aggressive interview style of his talk show "Between Two Ferns." "Let's just get this out of the way," Galifianakis sighs, while Obama starts promoting Obamacare.
By Jim Kuhnhenn | 03/11/14 08:13 AM
President Obama is bolstering his party's campaign coffers, joining an ally of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to help the Democratic National Committee climb out of a worrisome deficit. It's the latest alignment of the Obama and Clinton orbits, as the former first lady considers a...
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.
By Paul Bedard | 03/11/14 07:38 AM
American gun owners are gobbling up cheap Russian ammunition in huge quantities, worried that President Obama's tussle with Vladimir Putin over Moscow's grab for Crimea will result in new trade sanctions cutting off imports of bullets. “We've seen an ammo-hoarding effect,” said Larry...
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 have agreed on the need to reduce tensions in Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula, the White House said, as the U.S. seeks Beijing's backing for efforts to isolate Russia. Obama and Xi spoke Sunday evening, their first known...
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