By Paul Bedard | 03/08/14 10:38 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama has been hurt by slumping polls and the Russia crisis. "Bottom line this week is that President Obama lost a little ground in the polls, so his grade will stay the same as last week. Not good. “He opened...
03/07/14 06:01 AM
AQABA, Jordan (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Kerry is in Jordan to meet with its king about Mideast peace. Kerry is hoping to broker a peace plan between Israel and Palestine authorities, and wants to present a framework for an agreement by the end of April. A major part of his proposal...
By Jed Babbin | 03/06/14 12:18 PM
Almost lost in the avalanche of news about Russia's aggression in the Ukraine is that from President Obama's meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday. But that meeting may prove to have been more important.
03/04/14 08:15 PM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — In a somber show of U.S. support for Ukraine's new leadership, Secretary of State John Kerry walked the streets Tuesday where more than 80 anti-government protesters were killed last month, and promised beseeching crowds that American aid is on the way. Kerry met in...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/04/14 01:23 PM
With Russia resolute on defending its right to takeover Ukraine's Crimean region, all eyes are on President Obama as he struggles to build a united response with western allies. Russian President Vladimir Putin in a rambling one-hour press conference early Tuesday appeared defiant, called the...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 12:08 PM
Speaking to reporters in Kiev, Secretary of State John Kerry criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin for moving military forces into Ukraine, but specifically said the U.S. was not seeking confrontation. "President Obama and I want to make it clear to Russia and to everybody in the world...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 10:39 AM
On the "Tonight Show" on Tuesday, comedian Jimmy Fallon shared a few rare political jokes, mocking Secretary of State John Kerry and Sarah Palin for their comments on Russia and President Obama for a "selfie" photo.
By Mark Tapscott | 03/04/14 09:02 AM
Bad news just keeps coming for opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline. The proposed pipeline would bring millions of gallons of Canadian tar sands oil south to refineries on the U.S. Gulf Coast. A crowd of an estimated 1,000 or so students and professional global warming protesters marched to...
03/04/14 07:31 AM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Kiev to show support for Ukrainian leadership.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 05:54 PM
The State Department on Sunday announced that Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Ukraine for meetings Tuesday while President Obama spent Sunday afternoon speaking with U.S. allies and weighing a response to Russia's invasion of the Crimea region.
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 11:31 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said Russia cannot be trusted to fulfill its international commitments because their government lies on a regular basis and is “increasingly behaving like an enemy of international peace and international norms.”
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 10:51 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. is considering several punitive actions in response to the Russian invasion of the Crimea region of Ukraine and said the ball is in President Vladimir Putin's court on whether he will pull back or face the consequences.
02/26/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kerry says US plans $1 billion in loan guarantees for Ukraine.
By Paul Bedard | 02/26/14 02:17 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry today warned Russian President Vladimir Putin to stay clear of the political turmoil in Ukraine, adding that the U.S. doesn't view the international tussle over the democractic movement in Kiev as a continuation of the Cold War. “We do not believe this should be...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/21/14 11:57 AM
Instead of pivoting away from the Middle East as President Obama repeatedly has tried to do, Secretary of State John Kerry is seeking a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority -- the elusive holy grail of U.S. diplomacy.
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