Originally posted January 21, 2015 with original text below: President Barack Obama’s 2015 State of the Union address was an important reminder that few professions in these United States of America are as profoundly immune to basic learning curves then that of politicians, speechwriters, and bureaucrats. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama is boosting protection of Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, and will ask Congress to designate more than 12 million acres as a wilderness area, including its potentially oil-rich Coastal...Show More Summary
Apparently, John Boehner doesn't want to see how this plays out. Barack Obama won his two elections for president, as he reminded the American people (and congressional Republicans) during Tuesday night's State of the Union address.Show More Summary
By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will propose expanding the protected area of Alaska's Arctic refuge by 12.28 million acres (4.97 million hectares), including the state's Coastal Plain where oil and gas are drilled, the Interior Department said on Sunday. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama says he will ask Congress to designate more than 12 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, including the Coastal Plain, as a wilderness area. Continue reading ? The post Obama will seek wilderness designation for Alaska refuge appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
In a fresh bid to make India an enduring strategic partner, U.S. President Barack Obama lands in New Delhi on Sunday for a highly symbolic parade and to
President Barack Obama says the political vacuum in Yemen hasn't affected U.S. counterterrorism operations inside the Middle Eastern country. Continue reading ? The post Obama: Upheaval in Yemen has not affected US counterterrorism ops appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
US President Barack Obama blamed Russia on Sunday for the fighting that has recently intensified between government troops and separatists in eastern Ukraine, and said the United States would consider additional options to ratchet up pressure on Moscow. “We will continue to take the approach that we have taken in the past, which is to […]
George Will defended Speaker of the House John Boehner against criticism for inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a February 11th joint session of Congress just hours after President Barack Obama threatened to veto new sanctions against Iran, and said President Obama goes out of his way to "show disdain" for Congress and Netanyahu.
White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough on Sunday defended the tax proposals aimed at helping the middle class that President Barack Obama outlined in his State of the Union speech.
NEW DELHI — Seizing on their personal bond, U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday that they had made progress on nuclear cooperation and climate change, with Obama declaring a "breakthrough understanding" in efforts to free U.S. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will propose protecting 1.4 million acres (556,000 hectares) of Arctic refuge from oil and gas drilling, The Washington Post reported on Sunday. The administration plans to propose designating...Show More Summary
Activists of the Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist) burning an effigy of US President Barack Obama in Hyderabad on Saturday, during a protest against his visit to India on January 26. Photo: G. Ramakrishna Protesters carried “terrorist” Obama signs … Continue reading ?
"The far left-wing radical agenda of Barack Obama and the Democratic Party have brought to Alabama’s front door their effort to redefine marriage.I urge the Attorney General’s office to use every resource available to challenge, to the fullest extent, this ruling and stop the federal government’s overreaching power in this case. Show More Summary
Naxals call for AOB bandh on Jan 26 VISAKHAPATNAM: The CPI Maoists of the Andhra Odisha Border (AOB) area have called for a bandh on January 26 to protest against US president Barack Obama’s visit to India. In a press note, the Maoists’ Korukonda area committee secretary Vijayalakshmi urged the people to make [...]
Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace challenged White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough Sunday morning to explain why President Barack Obama hadn't moderated his agenda following November's midterm losses.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and U.S. President Barack Obama pledged to increase cooperation on trade, defense, security, terrorism and renewable energy Sunday.
The White House announced last week that President Barack Obama plans to head to Selma, Ala., in March to commemorate the 50th anniversary of historic marches led by civil rights leaders. But some black lawmakers are upset over his planned date of arrival to participate in the event, Alabama Media Group reports.
India and the U.S. on Sunday broke the seven-year-old logjam in operationalizing their landmark civil nuclear agreement with an announcement that “the deal is done” after talks between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In what Mr. Obama called a “breakthrough”, the two sides have resolved key hurdles pertaining to the liability of […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Winners by far in last fall's elections, Republicans now demand bipartisanship from President Barack Obama as their due and the voters' desire.