President Barack Obama is giving federal workers a raise—but he also proposed more than wiping it out with a pension contribution increase. Federal workers, hit with pay freezes, furloughs, and a shutdown, are at least likely to getShow More Summary
“My vow that You can keep your health plan was voted lie of the year. That’s very upsetting. I mean, I thought Families will save $2,500 was pretty good.” - Barack Obama A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote -
Barack Obama is given to the long view, which comes in handy for a man at his particular nadir in this particular moment. More than the vexing and inexplicably botched launch of the Affordable Care Act, the president has been undone by ten words uttered enough times so as to feel exponential: If you like your health plan, you can keep it. Show More Summary
Another day, another problem (Politico) Why do Republicans even bother trying to delay Obamacare? President Barack Obama’s doing it all by himself. On Thursday, the Obama administration gave customers permission to pay their premiums as late as Dec. Show More Summary
J. Scott Applewhite/APHouse Speaker John Boehner. By ANDREW TAYLOR WASHINGTON -- After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the...Show More Summary
What can you say about people who want to criticise the three politicians in the is photo - taking a picture of themselves at Nelson Mandela's memorial service the other day? President Barack Obama got it in the neck from crazed Republicans...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile resistance from Republicans.
The White House and Health and Human Services (HHS) Department claim President Barack Obama and HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius held “countless” one-on-one private meetings to work together on Obamacare. However, they have stonewalled requests by reporters and lawmakers to release the exact dates of the alleged and undocumented meetings. Show More Summary
A Hawaii plane crash has claimed the life of the woman who released a copy of President Barack Obama’s birth certificate in 2011, re-opening conspiracy theories that the president was actually born outside the United States. Loretta Fuddy, director of the Hawaii Department of Health, died in a plane crash off the island of Molokai,... Show More Summary
The conservative writer and filmmaker was challenged by co-producer Doug Sain, who claimed he was owed a bigger slice of the movie. In a legal squabble involving 2016: Obama's America, a critical look at President Barack Obama that earned...Show More Summary
Congratulations Barack Obama! You made liar of the year! Left-leaning Politifact awarded Barack Obama with its annual “Lie of the Year” for telling Americans 36 times that they could keep their insurance once Obamacare was passed. That’s not exactly what … Continue reading ?
By Christine Nikol | The Daily Caller On Thursday’s ”PolitiFact,” CNN’s Jake Tapper called President Barack Obama’s promise that “if you like your health-care plan, you can keep your health-care plan” 2013?s “Lie of the Year.” This lie was selected by 59 percent of readers polled, and Politifact selected it because of its national impact....
DES MOINES, Iowa (Reuters) - Iowa has reached a tentative agreement with federal officials on a plan to expand the number of low-income state residents eligible for Medicaid under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law, Iowa's governor said on...
Long before — well about three weeks before — Denmark’s Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt snapped the now-(in)famous ‘selfie’ of herself, British Prime Minister David Cameron and President Barack Obama during the memorial service of Nelson Mandela, unbeknownst to me, Oxford Dictionaries named ‘selfie’ International Word of the Year 2013 defining it as follows: selfie noun, [...]
Congratulations Barack Obama! Congratulations Politifact. Even a broken clock is right twice a day. Politifact couldn’t ignore the fact that Barack Obama lied 36 times to the American public about keeping their insurance plan. Tonight they awarded Barack Obama the … Continue reading ?
If only it really was President Barack Obama rapping like Snoop Dogg in this "Drop It Like It's Hot" parody produced by the #GetCovered campaign. Instead, the video, which features the refrain "Sign up 'cause it's hot," stars famed Obama impersonator and YouTube star Iman "Alphacat" Crosson.
It took Donald Trump until 4:32 p.m. ET today to suggest that Barack Obama miiiiiiiight have orchestrated the death of Loretta Fuddy, the Hawaiian health director who produced his birth certificate and who died earlier this week in a plane crash. Read more...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has given sweeping bipartisan approval to a budget bill backed by both President Barack Obama, his Democratic allies and a big majority of the chamber's Republicans.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - California's Obamacare insurance marketplace experienced a surge in enrollment last week, officials said on Thursday, offering welcome news for President Barack Obama's sweeping healthcare law from a state crucial to its success.