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
Women in Business: Q&A with Carladenise Edwards, Chief Strategy ... - Huffington Post Carladenise A. Edwards, Ph.D ... do something, but I knew I ... We have a team of business ... Friday night to early Monday ... First Lady ... 03/4/2014 - 6:13 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 - 11:00 am | View Link
Michelle Obama and the Evolution of a First Lady While the president found Camp David artificial and cut off, the first lady loved it because she could roam free of prying photographers. “I don’t think any of us contemplated how isolating this whole experience would be,” Dr. Eric ... 01/6/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
In early days, Obama's presidential style defined by response to economic crisis “He’s flexible,” George Edwards, a scholar of the presidency and currently a visiting fellow at Oxford University, said of Obama. “He’s still learning.” Nothing defines his early days as ... he took office, Obama knew he faced a rare moment ... 04/28/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama team probe of Obama team finds no Obama team impropriety Then out of the blue Obama's team said that Fitzgerald's ... personal benefit for the Governor. In those early conversations with the Governor, Mr. Emanuel recommended Valarie Jarrett because he knew she was interested in the seat. 12/22/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
Union Official Allegedly Liaison Between Governor, Obama Team But the SEIU official with the closest ties to the Obama team is Tom Balanoff ... some SEIU chapters to endorse Obama early in the primaries, because Stern also liked former North Carolina senator John Edwards and hoped to preserve the union's ... 12/9/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
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Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II (i / b ə ˈ r ɑː k h uː ˈ s eɪ n oʊ ˈ b ɑː m ə /; born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and ... 03/8/2014 - 3:57 pm | View Website
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Presidency of Barack Obama The Presidency of Barack Obama began at noon EST on January 20, 2009, when he became the 44th President of the United States. Obama was a United States Senator from ... 03/7/2014 - 11:15 pm | View Website
What a difference a year makes. Last March, Mayor Nutter's annual budget address was silenced by a ferocious din of enraged municipal workers with piercing whistles. Council President Darrell Clarke did nothing to preserve order in his chambers. Instead, he declared a recess and left with his assembled troops. An increasingly hoarse Nutter read his speech to an audience of none and was later forced to repeat it to his staff downstairs.
PITTSBURGH Tom Wolf, the front-runner in the Democratic primary for governor, collected Western Pennsylvania support from a broad lineup of the party's regional leaders during a Saturday news conference in Pittsburgh.
According to one estimate, since 2012 the Department of Homeland Security has stockpiled more than 1.6 billion bullets, mainly .40 caliber and 9mm. DHS also reportedly purchased 2,700 Mine Resistant Armor Protected Vehicles (MRAPs) to go with their bullet stockpile. ATK is one company that won a contract with the Department of Homeland Security to provide 450 million rounds of .40 caliber ammunition in 2012.
For a man who is new to the job, the Ukrainian prime minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, is pretty impressive. Indeed, his performance would be stunning by the standards of any long-serving national leader. Responding to the refusal of Russias foreign minister to enter into any direct talks with his country, and the less than thrilling response to this obduracy by the western powers, Mr Yatsenyuks spontaneous exasperation was pitch perfect: Whats happened?