By Susan Crabtree | 03/03/14 06:06 AM
The crisis over Russia's military intervention in Ukraine looms over a busy week for President Obama, as he also welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday and turns to domestic politics, highlighted by his budget on Tuesday.
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 Charlie Spiering | 03/02/14 12:11 PM
As tensions continued to rise between Russia and Ukraine over the weekend, the White House released a photo of President Obama speaking on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin. According to the White House, Obama spoke with Putin for 90 minutes on Saturday expressing "deep concern...
By Susan Crabtree | 03/02/14 10:25 AM
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers Sunday said the naivete of President Obama's national security advisers about Russian President Vladimir Putin's motivations is allowing Russia to outmaneuver the U.S. in Ukraine and other hot spots around the globe.
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/01/14 06:04 PM
President Obama spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, urging him to withdraw military forces from Ukraine and expressing "deep concern" over the situation. The two leaders spoke for 90 minutes in an effort to defuse an international crisis in Ukraine, after Russia sent...
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 04:47 PM
There was a high-level meeting at the White House Saturday after Russia's parliament gave President Vladimir Putin the military go-ahead to protect Russian interests in neighboring Ukraine.
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 01:19 PM
President Obama is challenging Congress to help him create jobs and rebuild the nation's infrastructure.
By Associated Press | 03/01/14 01:14 PM
Despite blunt warnings about costs and consequences, President Obama and European leaders have limited options for retaliating against Russia's military intervention in Ukraine, the former Soviet republic now at the center of an emerging conflict between East and West.
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 07:26 PM
President Obama in a speech on Friday hammered Republicans who oppose gay rights, saying that some of them wanted to “legalize segregation based on sexual orientation.” “In some states, they're so far in the past they're even pushing laws to legalize segregation based on sexual...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 07:06 PM
President Obama on Friday offered a staunch defense of his agenda in a fiery speech to the Democratic National Committee winter meeting, where he said Republicans were "0 for 2" in trying to turn back his agenda. Obama, rallying the party faithful ahead of November's crucial midterm elections,...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 06:33 PM
President Obama was interrupted by a heckler who questioned his foreign policy toward Russia and Ukraine during an address to a Democratic National Committee meeting in Washington. “Tell the public your plan -- tell us about your plan for nuclear war with Russia,” an audience member...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 05:41 PM
President Obama on Friday delivered a stern warning to Russia that there “will be costs” if they militarily intervene in neighboring Ukraine. “We are now deeply concerned by reports of military movements taken by the Russian Federation inside of Ukraine,” said the president in a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 02:03 PM
President Obama believes Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's veto of a state bill that would have allowed businesses to refuse service to gay customers was “the right thing” to do, the White House said Friday. “The president does believe that Gov. Brewer did the right thing by vetoing this...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/28/14 01:40 PM
The White House on Friday said the U.S. has warned Russia that any intervention in Ukraine would be a “grave mistake,” urging Moscow to respect its neighbor's sovereignty. White House press secretary Jay Carney said the administration is watching to see “whether or not Russia is doing...
By Brian Hughes | 02/28/14 01:07 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Friday accused Republicans of protecting the wealthy at the expense of the middle class, part of a new effort by the Obama administration to portray the GOP as aligned primarily with the wealthiest Americans. President Obama's top spokesman told...
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