Federal, state, county and local public employees are, says President Barack Obama in a proclamation honoring Public Service Recognition Week, “scientists and teachers, social workers and first responders—they are the leaders of today's progress and the innovators of tomorrow's breakthroughs.“
President Barack Obama's job approval rating is positive for the first time in two years, according to a WSJ/NBC poll released Monday. The survey finds that 48 percent of Americans say the president is doing a good job, while 47 percent...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, May 5 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday nominated Marine General Joseph Dunford as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, praising him as a leader who helped shape the changing role of U.S. troops inShow More Summary
We didn't realize it, but Barack Obama and David Letterman actually have a lot in common! When the President stopped by for his last ever ?Late Show interview, the subject came up that they would both be out of a job soon. [ Related: See David Letterman's Insanely Star-Studded Final Late Show Guest Lineup HERE! ] So what [...]
On Tuesday, Sheryl Sandberg made her first public statement since her husband, Dave Goldberg, died suddenly while exercising on vacation in Mexico four days ago. Hours after President Barack Obama wrote a stirring tribute on the White...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday nominated a respected, combat hardened commander as his next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to lead the military during a key period of transition.
In Washington, President Barack Obama is using all his remaining prestige to persuade Congress to allow him to negotiate a free-trade agreement with 11 nations touching the Pacific not named China.... To view the full story, click the title link.
This article originally appeared in The Washington Spectator. By Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II & Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove F rom Ava Duvernay's award-winning film to President Barack Obama's speech at the Edmund Pettus Bridge, to the...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Congressional Democrats are pressuring President Barack Obama's Federal Communications Commission to require super PACs and other secretive groups that buy political advertisements to disclose their major funders in those ads. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has set the standard for who gets the legendary fist-bump: you have to be a kid dressed as a superhero. If you're wondering why years of hard work in your field haven't gotten you the attention you think you deserve,...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama nominated Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. to become the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Tuesday in a Rose Garden announcement. Click to Continue »
President Barack Obama will nominate the second Marine General to serve as the next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Associated Press reports. Dunford, commandant of the Marine Corps, would replace Army General Martin Dempsey,...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama wrote a poignant tribute on Monday to the late SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, who died last week from a head injury suffered while exercising at a resort in Mexico. In a post on the White House’s official Facebook...Show More Summary
Topic: Presidential Libraries From The Chicago Sun-Times: The Sun-Times has learned that the Barack Obama Foundation will announce on May 12 that the Obama library, museum and presidential center will be in Chicago. Multiple sourcesShow More Summary
According to CNN, President Barack Obama’s Air Force One was returned to him on Monday after an 18-month long tune-up. There was nothing wrong with the plane, but the lengthy process was for normal cosmetic and preventive maintenance. Show More Summary
"Fox & Friends" co-hosts tore into President Barack Obama on Tuesday morning over his handling of murdered NYPD Officer Brian Moore. Fox News' senior White House correspondent and guest host Ed Henry began the discussion by pointingShow More Summary
The people who are not authorized to speak have spoken: Barack Obama's presidential library and museum will be built on Chicago's South Side.
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Barack Obama has written a beautiful Facebook message in memory of a beloved tech executive, David Goldberg, who died unexpectedly Friday evening. Dave Goldberg was CEO of SurveyMonkey and married to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. He died Friday evening while exercising on a treadmill in a private suite in Mexico where his family was vacationing. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama regularly warns that if Congress doesn’t approve fast-track legislation to grease the way for his ambitious Asian trade agenda, China would wind up writing trade rules in the region.