By Sean Higgins | 08/04/14 03:19 PM
For most people, an hourly wage of $125 would be an awfully good deal, especially in this economy. But President Obama and environmental groups are warning that it is not nearly enough for one group: lawyers engaged in Endangered Species Act litigation.
By Brian Hughes | 08/04/14 04:24 PM
The White House on Monday paid tribute to the deceased James Brady, the 73-year-old press secretary for President Ronald Reagan who survived an assassination attempt and became a central figure in the national gun control debate.
By Associated Press | 08/04/14 12:57 PM
James Brady, the White House press secretary gravely wounded during the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, died Monday, his family announced. Brady was 73.
By Paul Bedard | 08/04/14 01:29 PM
The Republican Party is sending a copy of the U.S. Constitution to President Obama for his 53rd birthday, a not so subtle reminder that they view his adminstration as lawless.
By Becket Adams | 08/04/14 12:25 PM
The Republican Party's "nativist elements" have successfully undermined Congress' many attempts to pass comprehensive immigration reform, President Obama griped in an interview published over the weekend by the Economist.
By Brian Hughes | 08/04/14 11:28 AM
What do you give the president who has everything? Here are some things he might be wishing for as he blows out his candles today.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/04/14 07:25 AM
President Obama will host nearly 50 leaders of African nations in Washington early this week during the largest U.S.-African summit ever convened.
08/04/14 05:09 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Barack Obama immerses himself in talks on Africa's regional security, democracy building and business investment this week, the world's attention — and much of his own — will be on an extraordinary array of urgent overseas crises. Obama is gathering nearly 50...
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 01:21 PM
The senior Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee Sunday ripped Democrats for a soon-to-be-released review of Central Intelligence Agency interrogation practices, saying that the techniques in question foiled terrorist plots.
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 12:02 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry slammed the Obama administration Sunday for creating doubts about the U.S. commitment to Israel, as the Middle East ally remains locked in a bloody conflict with Hamas.
08/03/14 11:46 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior White House adviser says President Barack Obama will make a decision by the end of the summer on how to use his authority to address immigrants living illegally in the U.S. Dan Pfeiffer called reports that Obama might delay the deportation of up to 5 million...
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 11:19 AM
A House Republican on Sunday said the lower chamber would have to consider impeaching President Obama if he proceeds with plans to expand the deferral of deportations for millions of illegal immigrants.
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 10:31 AM
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg lamented Sunday that an accord to stop the bloodshed in Gaza might never materialize.
By Brian Hughes | 08/03/14 10:09 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., predicted Sunday that President Obama's expected executive actions to address millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally would deal a major blow to legislative hopes for comprehensive immigration reform.
08/02/14 05:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Demonstrators waving Palestinian flags and dressed in the flag's green, red, white and black colors filled a square outside the White House and marched around the nation's capital to support ending violence in Gaza. Demonstrators on Saturday carried signs including: "We stand...
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