WASHINGTON (AP) — A draft Republican bill replacing President Barack Obama's health care law would end its Medicaid expansion, scrap fines on people not buying insurance and eliminate taxes on the medical industry and higher earners...
America has been reeling from Trump’s first month in office, and it may not come as a surprise that when former president Barack Obama was seen in New York City, the crowd started to cheer for him with enthusiasm. According to MSNBC,...Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Former President Barack Obama has congratulated Tom Perez on his election to lead the Democratic Party and commended his decision to ask runner-up Keith Ellison to be his deputy. Obama said in a statement...Show More Summary
Tom Perez was elected chair of the Democratic National Committee in Atlanta on Saturday. Perez, who ran the Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division under President Barack Obama and later served as his Secretary of Labor, edged out Keith Ellison, a Muslim congressman from Minneapolis, in the first contested race for party control in decades. Show More Summary
Former President Barack Obama caused a mild commotion when he surfaced unexpectedly in public in New York City on Friday. He was treated like a rock star, with hundreds gathering on the street for a glimpse of the former president after...Show More Summary
The Obamas just can't quit Broadway. Former President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama have caught a new revival of Arthur Miller's The Price, the AP reports They attended the play starring Danny DeVito, Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub, and Jessica Hecht at the American Airlines Theatre on Friday. In...
Members of Rhode Island's congressional delegation are rallying against Republicans' promises to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act. The office of U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says … Click to Continue »
ATLANTA ? Democratic National Committee members on Saturday voted down a resolution that would have reinstated former President Barack Obama’s ban on corporate political action committee donations to the party. Resolution 33, introduced...Show More Summary
He’s back! Former President Barack Obama has finally returned from his post-presidency vacation, where he got some much-deserved R&R in Palm Springs, California, and on Richard Branson’s private escape in the British Virgin Islands. While...Show More Summary
Former President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia pose with the cast of the Broadway play The Price backstage after a performance on Friday night (February 24) at the American Airlines Theatre in New York City. The father-daughter duo met up with Mark Ruffalo, Danny DeVito, Tony Shalhoub, and Jessica Hecht after the show. Barack [...]
Democrats are gathering in Atlanta to pick a new national chairman — and the vote seems to be coming down to Tom Perez, labor secretary under President Barack Obama, and Keith Ellison, a Minnesota congressman. The election is seen as the start of party rebuilding after Donald Trump's presidential victory.
President Barack Obama continued his father-daughter time in New York City by taking Malia to see a new production of an Arthur Miller play last night. They also met the cast of The Price—Malia is probably a fan of It's Only Sunny in Philadelphia, right? [ more › ]
[...] Trump himself actually likes parts of former President Barack Obama's health overhaul, such as the extended coverage for older children. [...] the U.S. remains an economic powerhouse able to transport goods in a stressed system...Show More Summary
The Islamic State group will be called ISIS under President Donald Trump’s administration, rejecting former President Barack Obama’s preference for referring to the militants as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said in a Feb. 12 memo that...
The Obamas just can't quit Broadway. Former President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama have caught a new revival of Arthur Miller's "The Price." They attended the play starring … Click to Continue »
A draft Republican bill replacing President Barack Obama's health care law would end its Medicaid expansion, scrap fines on people not buying insurance and eliminate taxes on the medical industry … Click to Continue »
In Friday night’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher brought up the fact that President Donald Trump seconded President Barack Obama’s executive order allowing children to use whatever bathrooms match their gender identity. “Trump believes that men shouldn’t be able to...
A lawyer for a Kansas man accused of plotting to attack Somali refugees says his client believed then President Barack Obama would declare martial law and not recognize the validity … Click to Continue »
The Pentagon is kicking former President Barack Obama's preferred nomenclature for the so-called Islamic State to the curb. While the Obama administration often used ISIL, or the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, to describe theShow More Summary
Barack Obama Spotted Leaving Business Meeting In New York City Barack Obama was spotted leaving a meeting in New York City today and it goes without saying that we, along with thousands, if not millions of others, were elated to