During congressional testimony about the Obama administration's plan to confront ISIS in Iraq and train rebels to fight them in Syria, Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey told Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) that he would be open to boots on the ground in limited situations, though he reiterated that there was no plan to deploy them.
Cobbling together a "coalition of willing partners" against the Islamic State, as Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby framed it for reporters during a press briefing, is hard enough for the Obama administration. Secretary of...Show More Summary
As the Obama administration and the American public have focused their attention on ISIS in recent weeks, conservative groups and leading Republicans have issued stark warnings like those that ISIS and other extremists from Syria are planning to enter the country illegally from Mexico. Show More Summary
This seems to be a better way to deploy our military. Obama will announce a commitment to send 3,000 military personnel to Africa to fight the Ebola virus on its home soil. The Obama administration is ramping up its response to westShow More Summary
The Obama administration has given enrollees in Obamacare who may be illegal immigrants more time to clear up their immigration status before being trimmed from the rolls, the Department of Health and Human Services said this week. Andy...Show More Summary
The United States government is sending thousands of military troops to the west African nation of Liberia as part of the Obama administration’s Ebola virus-response strategy. ”U.S. Africa Command will set up a Joint Force Command headquartered in Monrovia, Liberia, to provide regional command and control support to U.S. military activities and facilitate coordination with […]
THE HILL: Administration threatens to cut off ObamaCare subsidies to 360,000. The Obama administration announced Monday it will cut off tax subsidies to about 360,000 people if they do not offer proof of their income in the next two weeks. Officials will send final notices this week to individuals who signed up for ObamaCare with [...]
The Obama administration seemingly has no problem with tens of thousands of illegal alien children crossing the border and letting them stay. They have no problem with the millions of
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local health care systems and to boost the number of beds needed to isolate and treat victims of the epidemic. Show More Summary
The Obama administration's struggle to gather a viable coalition to help the United States beat back ISIS has not gone unnoticed by world chess champion and Human Rights Foundation chair Garry Kasparov, who says he proclaimed that Obama's credibility was be ruined after his "Red Line" waffling a year ago. Show More Summary
The Obama administration said it would terminate health insurance for 115,000 people on Oct. 1 because they had failed to prove they were eligible for coverage.
(Paul Mirengoff) In 2010, the Obama administration appointed Mohamed Elibiary to DHS’ Homeland Security Advisory Council (HSAC). It reappointed him in 2013 with the upgraded title of senior fellow. Last week, however, DHS let Elibiary go. Show More Summary
The Obama administration is preparing to introduce major steps to phase out production of a popular chemical coolant used in refrigerators and air conditioners, citing growing evidence that the substance is contributing to the warming of the planet. Read full article >>
As many as half a million people who signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act this year may lose coverage or need to pay more because they haven't submitted proper documentation, the Obama administration warned Monday.
Jon Stewart spent the first part of Monday night's Daily Show trying to sort through the confusing mixed messaging being sent by the Obama administration on the strategy to fight ISIS.
Those of us directly affected by immigration policies are tired of being used as a talking point. When it comes to deciding our future, the administration seems to consult everyone but us. Image: MSNBC The post The Obama Administration Must Start Speaking to DREAMers, Not Just for Us appeared first on RH Reality Check.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military struck an Islamic State target southwest of Baghdad,U.S. Central Command said on Monday,in an expansion of the Obama administration's campaign against the militant group that has seized large swaths of Iraq and neighboring Syria. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Obama administration on Monday said 115,000 people in 36 states could lose their private health insurance under Obamacare after Sept. 30, because of unresolved data problems involving their citizenship or immigration status. Show More Summary
House Republicans plan to unveil legislation to provide the Obama administration a limited authority to arm and train the Free Syrian Army, in a proposal that will require that Congress is kept in the loop, according to reports. According...Show More Summary
These people are nuts. In an interview on "Fox News Sunday," [Sen. Lindsey Graham] said the Obama administration is "delusional" for thinking it can counter the Islamic State, a terrorist group in Syria sometimes called ISIS or ISIL, primarily through expanded air strikes and by training Syrians for ground combat. [...]Show More Summary