By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A third of Republicans believe President Barack Obama poses an imminent threat to the United States, outranking concerns about Russian President Vladimir Putin and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Show More Summary
It was almost a scene reminiscent of the time that President Gerald Ford tripped down the stairs and was relentlessly roasted on shows like Saturday Night Live that mocked his clumsiness afterward. This time, it was President BarackShow More Summary
Did Barack Obama once support a law just like Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act? And has Ted Cruz really sponsored just one bill that became law?
Four years after President Barack Obama declared that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must give up his power, the leader still remains firmly in power, albeit in the midst of a brutal civil war that has cost hundreds of thousands of lives. Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said on Sunday morning that President Barack Obama exhibits an "animosity" toward Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that is "reprehensible."
State of the Union temporary host Dana Bash pointed out to Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) Sunday morning that he and President Barack Obama shared notable similarities in their biographies and qualifications before the seeking the White House (an example of the limits of political analogy). Show More Summary
On Thursday, President Barack Obama called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to congratulate him on his recent electoral victory. However, their conversation—which came nearly two days after Netanyahu declared victory—appears to have been more of a stern warning than a chummy chat. Show More Summary
On last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson reprised his roll as “The Rock Obama,” a parody of the Hulk who deals with Republicans in ways mild-mannered President Barack Obama would like to — but never can. The president is listening...
President Barack Obama says the White House will open next month’s annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day to children whose parents don’t work in the building. Continue reading ? The post Pres. Obama encourages ‘take child to work day’ at White House appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed rebel camps in Yemen for a second day on Friday, as President Barack Obama said the United States shared a “collective goal” with its regional ally to see stability in the war-torn state. Obama offered support to Saudi ruler King Salman in a phone conversation as it emerged the US military […]
The US Senate’s 2016 budget proposal highlights a deep chasm between Congressional Republicans and President Barack Obama as well as leading Democrats on a range of spending priorities including national security, healthcare, social programs, economic issues and the environment.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, a pugnacious and glamour-averse tactician who united Democrats to help deliver tough victories for President Barack Obama, said Friday he's retiring next year. He immediately endorsed brash New York Sen. Show More Summary
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez announced Venezuela handed a note of a protest to the US embassy in Caracas after US President Barack Obama signed the executive order declaring Venezuela a threat to the United States.
Senator Harry Reid went on Nevada Public Radio on Friday morning to talk about his decision to retire next year, and dozens of people called in to comment on the news. "Hello? Hello?" one of the callers said. "Is this Harry Reid? Harry, this is Barack." "Well, I'll be damned," Reid... More »
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV), who announced Friday morning that he won't seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016, got a call from a surprise guest on Nevada Public Radio: President Barack Obama.
In an attempt to tamp down concerns over his increasingly contentious relations with newly re-elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Barack Obama said this week that their disputes concern policy differences and are not "personal," adding that they have “a very businesslike relationship." But judging by today's White House press briefing, it didn't work.
Harry Reid, the Democratic leader in the Senate, who announced today that he will not run for reëlection in 2016, leaves an imposing legacy—the transformation of the federal judiciary. When Barack Obama took office, in 2009, he had a long agenda—mending a collapsing economy, transforming health care, and ending two wars, to name just the top items. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama surprised Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on a radio show Friday, just hours after Reid announced he would be retiring from the Senate at the end of his current term. "Well, I'll be damned," Reid said...Show More Summary
Barack and Michelle Obama are seriously considering moving to New York after his presidency, and building the Obama Library at the city’s Columbia University, sources told BuzzFeed News.
An N.C. State player’s words are going viral after he was caught on live television cursing out President Obama. It all happened Saturday after the eighth-seeded Wolpack pulled off what could be the biggest upset of the 2015 NCAA Tournament making it to the Sweet 16 by ousting the Villanova Wildcats. Show More Summary