The midterm elections are less than 10 weeks away. Photo by Getty Images. WASHINGTON — A surly electorate that holds Congress in even lower regard than unpopular President Barack Obama is willing to “keep the bums in,” with at leastShow More Summary
Real estate magnate and reality TV star Donald Trump told Breitbart News that Americans feel “embarrassed” by the lack of leadership from President Barack Obama with the assortment of global and domestic crises dominating the news right now. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has sent official notification to Congress of his order for last week's airstrikes and humanitarian aid drops to help Iraqis threatened by Islamic State militants.
President Barack Obama, seen here in Minneapolis in June, will make a Labor Day speech in Milwaukee today. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Boosted by recent economic gains, President Barack Obama is sounding more bullish...Show More Summary
Boosted by recent economic gains, President Barack Obama is sounding more bullish about the nation’s recovery from the Great Recession and the White House is encouraging Democrats to show similar optimism as they head into the November mid-term elections.
Republican and Democratic leaders of intelligence committees from both the Senate and House called on President Barack Obama to confront ISIS militants, warning of a possible attack on the United States or its European allies.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cities in the United States and Western Europe are being eyed as Islamic State militants' future targets and President Barack Obama needs to take action, two U.S. lawmakers are warning.
President Barack Obama on Friday said the Republican Party in Congress is captive to an ideologically rigid, unproductive and cynical faction. "It doesn't have to be that way," Obama told Democratic donors during a fundraiser barbecue in Purchase, New York. Show More Summary
By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama faced criticism over his foreign policy from both Democratic and Republican lawmakers on Sunday as he wrestled with crises in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Ukraine. Republican lawmakers...Show More Summary
Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Senate Foreign Relations chairman Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) blasted President Barack Obama's inaction against Russia's “direct invasion” into Eastern Ukraine saying it is a "watershed moment" and if the United States does not aggressively assist Ukraine the "consequences" will "flow even far beyond" Russia. Show More Summary
Islamic State of Iraq and Levant-led militants patrol on the roads of Baiji on July 30, 2014. Leaders of the U.S. House and Senate intelligence committees said Sunday that President Barack Obama should take decisive action against the growing threats from Islamic State militants on American soil. Show More Summary
Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) slammed President Barack Obama saying “he’s either in denial or overwhelmed.” by the threat ISIS poses to the United States. The Arizona Republican said, “This is a direct threat to the United States of America. Show More Summary
Sunday on NBC's "Meet The Press," chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel said President Barack Obama's comments last week that the United States doesn't have a "strategy" to go after ISIS in Syria made military commanders "apoplectic." Engel said, "I spoke to military commanders, officials, they are apoplectic. Show More Summary
Top lawmakers stepped up pressure on the White House to more forcefully deal with the Islamic State, three days after President Barack Obama said the U.S. has no immediate plans to escalate military operations against extremists.
On this weekend's broadcast of “Fox News Sunday," chairman of the House Intelligence Committee Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI) said President Barack Obama’s "foreign policy is in free fall." Rogers said, "Unfortunately, we find it consistent...Show More Summary
Representative Peter King (R-NY) achieved full Peter King-ness on Face the Nation Sunday morning, wishing that President Barack Obama would show the leadership he said UK Prime Minister David Cameron has in addressing the ISIS threa...
Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press," Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee said President Barack Obama is being "too cautious" on going after ISIS because they are "extraordinarily dangerous" and "will kill with abandon." Feinstein said, "I've learned one thing about this president, and that is he's very cautious. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
The chairman of the Senate Intelligence committee said President Barack Obama is “too cautious” in developing a plan to deal with the Islamic State.
House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R-MI) told Fox News Sunday's Chris Wallace that President Barack Obama's statement that he had "no strategy" yet with regard to ISIS was characteristic of a hobbled foreign policy.