WASHINGTON (AP) — He exceeded the political world's expectations by scoring a second-place finish in the race for the Republican presidential nomination four years ago. An aggressive advocate for conservative family values, the 57-year-old...Show More Summary
The aggressive advocate for conservative family values will announce his plans on Wednesday in his western Pennsylvania hometown. He may not have enough public support to qualify for the first Republican presidential debate in August. [...] he faces significant competition for his party's social conservative vote.
WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives will quickly get down to unfinished business once it returns from the holiday recess: defending trading partners that engage in slavery. The House, according to sources familiar with trade deal...Show More Summary
WHITE HOUSE SUPPORT MORATORIUM ON GERMLINE CELL EDITING: The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy issued a statement supporting the voluntary industry moratorium on research involving gene-editing of germline cells (i.e., sperm and egg cells). The fear is that such research could alter the genetic composition of humans for generations to come, whereas […]
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.
Worst Administration Ever– Thanks to Obama ISIS Islamists now control half of Syria and one-third of Iraq. ISIS Terrorists now control territory larger than the land mass of Great Britain. How pathetic is this? The Obama White House once again … Continue reading ?
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.
The government of Iraq needs to create inclusive security forces comprised of Shiites, Sunnis and Kurds in order to defeat the Islamic State, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told a press briefing.
Every president since Theodore Roosevelt has had a dog in the White House, and almost certainly the next one will, too —unless it’s Bernie Sanders.
WASHINGTON -- On Friday night, in an impressive display of dysfunction, the U.S. Senate approved a controversial trade bill with a provision that the White House, Senate leadership and the author of the language himself wanted takenShow More Summary
"Today, two judges of the Fifth Circuit chose to misinterpret the facts and the law"
Bernie Sanders' second campaign announcement is a reminder that the “official” campaign launch is the dumbest political development since the prebuttal. George Pataki will announce his White House bid on Thursday, really shaking up the race to be Jeb Bush’s commerce secretary. Show More Summary
The United States is not ready to prosecute a war over Ukraine, but could partner with its NATO allies to help Kiev defend itself against Russia, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye (goon-hay) at the White House next month.
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President Barack Obama has terminated the national emergency related to the disposition of weapons-usable fissile material in Russia, White House announced on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will welcome South Korean President Park Geun-hye to the White House on June 16, the White House National Security Council said on Twitter on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Tuesday that Iraqi troops' lack of will to fight Islamic State militants, an issue cited by the Pentagon chief over the weekend, has been a concern. "That certainly has been a problem that...Show More Summary
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest delivers the daily press briefing to reporters from the White House.
After six years, several TV appearances, one official White House petition and more than 118,000 signatures, actress Kelly Rutherford, who’s been locked in a headline-grabbing international custody battle, may finally be getting her children back. Show More Summary