By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 08:49 AM
This wasn't supposed to happen. Just 11 months after President Obama made the environment and climate change his top priority in the Inaugural Address, green energy firms are facing abandonment and even fines from his administration, now viewed as cozying up to Big Oil. Two major events...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/25/13 06:13 PM
President Obama on Monday responded to critics from the Left who have urged him to issue more executive orders to bypass legislative opposition on key issues, arguing that he could not “nullify Congress." During a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee in San Francisco, Obama was...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/25/13 04:53 PM
National Security Adviser Susan Rice on Monday warned Afghan President Hamid Karzai that his refusal to sign a post-war security accord was “not viable” and that further delays would force the U.S. to begin planning for the withdrawal of all forces from Afghanistan.
By Brian Hughes | 11/25/13 04:24 PM
President Obama lectured a protester during a California immigration event Monday, saying in an unscripted moment that he could not unilaterally halt deportations of illegal immigrants and that true reform would require more than “just shouting.”
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/25/13 03:56 PM
In an address in San Francisco, where he spoke primarily on immigration reform, Obama touted the Iran deal, saying that “clear-eyed and principled diplomacy” had prevailed. “We cannot close the door on diplomacy and we cannot rule out peaceful solutions to the world problems,” said...
11/23/13 06:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. economy is improving even if its progress has been overshadowed by political gridlock and the messy rollout of his health care law. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama is seeking to shift the focus away from negative...
11/22/13 03:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama hosted Morocco's King Mohammed VI at the White House on Friday for talks on furthering democracy in the Middle East and countering violent extremism. Arriving at the White House, the king was greeted by a military honor guard that lined the driveway to...
11/22/13 06:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to draw contrasts with Republicans, the White House is pushing its economic agenda as it attempts to give Democrats something to talk about other than the troubled health care rollout. The White House is deploying Vice President Joe Biden and Cabinet members across the...
11/21/13 06:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is ordering that flags be lowered at government buildings Friday to mark the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. In a presidential proclamation released Thursday, Obama says the anniversary is a day to honor Kennedy's memory...
11/21/13 07:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama, in letter to Karzai, says security agreement will show 'respect for Afghan sovereignty'
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