By Susan Crabtree | 12/06/13 04:01 PM
The White House stressed the importance of passing a new round of unemployment insurance before Congress leaves on its holiday break next week but did not insist that it be part of any budget deal lawmakers on Capitol Hill are finalizing. Unemployment benefits for nearly 1.3 million people are...
By Byron York | 12/05/13 06:30 PM
One striking thing about the new White House Obamacare promotion campaign is that so far it hasn't had much to say about the central focus of Obamacare, which is helping Americans buy affordable health insurance. Look at the cases President Obama has highlighted. There are young people who say...
By Susan Crabtree | 12/05/13 03:35 PM
A State Department spokeswoman confirmed that a U.S. citizen who was teaching at an international school was shot and killed in Benghazi, Libya, on Thursday but declined to provide further details out of respect for the person's privacy.
By Susan Crabtree | 12/05/13 03:15 PM
White House spokesman Jay Carney held up the comments of a GOP insurance commissioner in Georgia as a "particularly egregious example" of Republicans who are trying to “sabotage” Obamacare. During remarks to a Republican women's club meeting, Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/05/13 03:02 PM
The White House on Thursday admitted that President Obama had lived with his uncle Onyango “Omar” Obama in the mid-1980s, after previously denying that the two had ever met.
By Susan Crabtree | 12/03/13 03:19 PM
The White House tried to reassure those who have already signed up for Obamacare that website bugs will not prevent them from being covered come January.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/03/13 02:56 PM
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney today described President Obama's uncle and his deportation hearing as a "a legal matter," and said reporters should direct their questions to the Justice Department.
By Joel Gehrke | 12/03/13 02:32 PM
With the 2012 election now over, President Obama's team no longer feels the need to adopt a feel-your-pain pose regarding Detroit. "Is the president going to let Detroit go bankrupt?" Fox News' Ed Henry asked White House press secretary Jay Carney. "Ed, I think that happened awhile ago,"...
By Philip Klein | 12/02/13 06:30 PM
Obama administration officials insisted Monday that the tech team overseeing fixes to the troubled federal healthcare.gov website had resolved most of the errors plaguing the enrollment information being sent to insurers. But insurers haven’t yet noticed a difference, according to a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/02/13 03:07 PM
The United States does not accept China's declaration of an air defense zone over disputed islands in the East China Sea, the White House said on Monday. “We don't accept the legitimacy of what China just announced,” press secretary Jay Carney told reporters, calling the move a...
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