Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
President Obama Speaks on Education and High School Redesign Your biggest fans in Congress, Donna Edwards and Steny Hoyer ... Now, that starts before high school. We've got to start at the youngest ages by making sure we've got high-quality preschool and other early learning programs for every young child in ... 04/7/2014 - 11:17 am | View Link
Dirty tricks in Iowa involving former Obama 2008 staffer? The story starts with an arrest yesterday in Des Moines of Zach Edwards ... in early 2007 as an intern organizing North-West Las Vegas. In September 2007, Zach joined the Obama New Media department as co-director of the Nevada New Media team and then ... 01/20/2012 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Michelle Obama and the Evolution of a First Lady Michelle Obama was privately fuming, not only at the president’s team, but also at her husband. Enlarge Barack and Michelle Obama wait backstage at the Congressional Black Caucus Dinner in Washington D.C. in September 2009. Damon Winter/The New York Times 01/6/2012 - 1:04 pm | View Link
Michelle Obama and the Evolution of a First Lady She was sometimes harder on her husband’s team than he was ... things finally exploded. Early on Sept. 16, Robert Gibbs was scanning the news when a story stopped him short: according to a new French book, Michelle Obama had told Carla Bruni-Sarkozy ... 01/5/2012 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Obama team goes on the offense Just this week, Obama’s team blasted the GOP’s apparent frontrunner ... a lot in the end of January because we were very worried about John Edwards,” Dowd said. “And we knew that if we focused on John Kerry, Democratic primary voters would sort ... 07/7/2011 - 4:00 am | View Link
Barack Obama OFA works to ensure the voices of ordinary Americans are heard in Washington, while training the next generation of grassroots organizers who will keep fighting for ... 09/30/2014 - 10:22 am | View Website
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Remember How Seal Team 6 Was Shot Down? Now We Could ... Remember How Seal Team 6 Was Shot Down? Now We Could Finally Know Why Obama Is Covering It Up In this video, we reveal this and much more... 09/29/2014 - 7:13 pm | View Website
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Barack Hussein Obama Barack Hussein Obama II (reportedly born in Honolulu, Hawaii on August 4, 1961) is the 44th President of the United States. Through heavy use of early ... 09/29/2014 - 4:07 pm | View Website
People who fear a close relative may commit gun violence will be able to petition a judge to temporarily remove the person’s firearms in California, under a bill signed into law on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown. The legislation – the first such measure in the United States &
Lucy Flores is the two-term Democratic Assemblywoman from Las Vegas who is fighting for the Lt. Governorship of Nevada this November. Her opponent is a well-heeled Republican who was the chief counsel in Gov. Sandoval's attempt to overturn the Affordable Care Act. During Monday's debate in Reno, Mark Hutchison said:
"And Obamacare, I just don't think is right for Nevada."
"The fact is we have affordable health care now for so many Nevadans," Flores said.
U. S. Sen. Larry Craig, R-Idaho, was arrested in 2007 on suspicion of lewd conduct in an undercover police sting in a men’s room at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The senator initially pleaded guilty to a reduced charge, one misdemeanor count of disorderly conduct, which carried a fine of $575. As his political career disintegrated, […]
The U. S. and its coalition partners have thus far carried out hundreds of airstrikes in Iraq and Syria in an effort to destroy the Islamic State. Some members of the coalition, most recently the UK, have committed to airstrikes against targets in Iraq, while others have sent weapons and trained personnel to assist moderate rebels in Syria.