What is with the Obama administration and imposing top-down-from-the-feds ratings systems? Why not let the free market dictate? Hospitals are trying to get the ratings systems delayed for at least another year.
As the Obama Administration continues to shift the focus of the Pentagon to the Pacific regions, the US plans to station long-range bombers in Guam, roughly 2,000 miles from the South China Sea.
The Obama administration is changing its outreach program after critics said it was turning away the very people it tried to reach.
Amid mounting evidence of Russia's involvement in the hack involving the Democratic National Committee, the Obama administration's options for confronting what some cyber experts have referred to as an "act of war" are diminishing. And...Show More Summary
For several years, the Obama administration has treated the influx of Central American migrant families and children as a temporary surge, one that can be controlled with aggressive messaging campaigns and the threat of quick deportations. Show More Summary
Since the first surge, two years ago, of unaccompanied minors and mothers with children fleeing violence in Central America, the Obama administration has struggled to find ways to dissuade people from taking the dangerous overland journey through Mexico to Texas. It embarked on an information program...
Joe Biden! Thanks to some blend of semi-ironic internet appreciation and his own emotional and pugnacious commitment to the goals of the Obama administration, Vice President Biden has become a liberal Democratic icon despite the presence of a few considerably non-liberal positions in his past. Show More Summary
The Obama administration's Office of Personnel Management is encouraging federal workers to work from home if they simply can't bear the excessive heat this summer. Beth Cobert, Acting Director of the OPM, warned federal employees in...Show More Summary
The Obama administration, however, has not signaled support for rolling back the Hyde Amendment's ban on federal funding for abortion care. The post Tim Kaine Changes Position on Federal Funding for Abortion Care appeared first on Rewire.
This year’s annual Energy Information Administration conference started off on a somewhat positive note with a presentation by Dr. John Holdren, the Obama administration director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Show More Summary
I’m Christina Bellantoni, here with your Essential Politics guide to the Democratic National Convention. Tonight’s theme is Working Together, and the aim is to trumpet the Obama administration while allowing the outgoing president to pass the torch. It also will be Tim Kaine’s big-time debut on...
Anxiety and suspense are building in Kentucky as a potential clash over the state’s high-achieving Medicaid expansion nears next month between Gov. Matt Bevin and the Obama administration. At issue is...
A few weeks ago, I urged everyone to sign a petition telling the Obama Administration not to provide Donald Trump a security briefing. Trump will use whatever they tell him for his own dark purposes. Read the article, and sign the petition here. There is no legal requirement for the President to provide that briefing. Show More Summary
The Obama administration announced an expansion Tuesday of a program that allows minors from three violence-plagued countries in Central America, and now some of their relatives, to apply for refugee status. The move is intended to bring refugee families together, officials said. But it could...
With renewed focus drawn to the issue of national cybersecurity in the wake of not one, but two email security scandals surrounding Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton the Obama administration has responded by channeling the color-coded terror threat system.
Steven Simon and Jonathan Stevenson's op-ed in The New York Times, "Why the U.S. Military Can't Fix Syria," reveals many of the misguided assumptions that have guided the Obama Administration's policy of strategic restraint in the Middle East. Show More Summary
The Obama administration announced a broad expansion on Tuesday of a program to allow people fleeing violence in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras to enter the United States as refugees, and said Costa Rica agreed to temporarily shelter some of those with no other recourse. Under the plan, Costa...
WASHINGTON ? The Obama administration announced plans Tuesday to expand programs that allow Central Americans to come to the U.S. as refugees, acknowledging that the current system hasn’t stopped people from El Salvador, Guatemala and...Show More Summary
Democrat Charles Schumer takes on the Obama administration's Middle east policy, throwing his support behind ISrael in the row over settlements.
Russian officials have long urged the Obama administration to join forces to tackle international terrorism, but Washington appears to have ruled out broad anti-Daesh cooperation between the two in Syria, analyst Vladimir Filippov asserted, adding that the White House will not change its stance regardless of who wins the US presidential election.