Here’s President Barack Obama explaining Tuesday that he’s ready to direct federal aid to Texas, which has suffered deadly flooding since the weekend, with more rain and flash flooding on the way. At least 31 people have died in storms that have hit Oklahoma, Texas, and Mexico, and 13 people are still missing. Show More Summary
A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied the Justice Department's appeal of a federal district judge's February decision that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's November executive action on immigration. The court’s ruling threatens immigration relief for as many as 4 million people. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The party that wins the impending Supreme Court decision on President Barack Obama's health care law could be the political loser. Should the Obama administration win, relieved Democrats would crow that Obama's foremost domestic achievement had stood unscathed.
President Barack Obama signs the "Fair Pay and Safe Workplace" executive order in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building South Court Auditorium, July 31, 2014. The President is joined on stage by Labor Secretary Thomas Perez as well...Show More Summary
While many GOP presidential contenders are faulting President Barack Obama for the rise of Islamic State jihadists, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) is blaming his own party instead. The presidential candidate made that argument Wednesday...Show More Summary
Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Tuesday she would continue to oppose legislation that would pave the way for President Barack Obama's signature Pacific trade deal while many of its key provisions remain hidden from the public.
ObamaCare is an unmitigated disaster. A total, miserable failure. Everything President Barack Obama and his Democrats promised it would do? Obama Promises ObamaCare Won't Add ‘One Dime To The Deficit’ 36 Times Obama Said You Could Keep...Show More Summary
Kenyan Man Offers To Buy Malia Obama For 50 Cows, 70 Sheep And Goats A Kenyan lawyer from told The Nairobian newspaper that he plans to ask President Barack Obama for his 16-year-old daughter Malia Obama’s hand in marriage when
US President Barack Obama accused Russia of toughening its battlefield stance Tuesday, as he met with the NATO secretary general to discuss the rolling crisis in Ukraine. “We had a chance to discuss the situation in Ukraine and the increasingly aggressive posture that Russia has taken,”...
HOPE AND CHANGE: Roll Call on Obama’s Desperation To Save The Patriot Act. “President Barack Obama reupped his push Tuesday for the Senate to pass the USA Freedom Act by 12 a.m. Monday to avoid the Patriot Act’s surveillance authorities from going dark. There’s just one problem with that. Doing so will almost certainly require […]
President Barack Obama may need a little help from the courts – not Congress – to preserve key components of his domestic agenda.
By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation was dealt another setback on Tuesday when a U.S. appeals court refused to lift a block put in place by 26 states that argued Obama overstepped his authority. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading to South Florida to raise money for the Democratic Party as it gears up for the campaign to succeed him. Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are seeking the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.
The administration of US President Barack Obama has no backup plan to implement in case the US Senate fails to pass the USA Freedom Act on time, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said in a press briefing.
"I got interested in her in 2008," Kenyan Felix Kiprono tells The Nairobian newspaper, and now, in an official marriage request, the lawyer has offered US president Barack Obama 50 cows, 70 sheep, and 30 goats in exchange for his 16-year old daughter Malia's hand in marriage. Show More Summary
South Korean President Park Geun-hye will meet US President Barack Obama on June 16 in Washington, DC to discuss the security situation on the Korean Peninsula, White House said in a statement.
So how much is the first daughter, Malia Obama, really worth? A Kenyan lawyer has offered 50 cows, 70 sheep, and 30 goats for her. Felix Kiprono wants to marry 16-year-old Malia and said he’s going to offer President Barack Obama the bride price for his daughter’s hand in marriage when he visits in July. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama spoke with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) on Tuesday to offer his condolences to those affected by deadly floods that tore through parts of Texas. Obama said he has directed Federal Emergency Management Agency resources...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter's blunt assessment that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight" undermines a central premise of President Barack Obama's strategy for defeating the Islamic State: that Iraq's military canShow More Summary
The Associated Press reports: “A federal appeals court refused Tuesday to lift a temporary hold on President Barack Obama’s executive action that could shield as many as 5 million immigrants illegally living in the U.S. from deportation. The U.S. Justice Department had asked the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse a Texas judge who […]