While President Barack Obama's top foreign-policy initiatives–particularly on Cuba, trade and Iran–have dominated the headlines lately, the White House is gearing up for a domestic policy push that's largely been under the radar.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is embarking on a repair mission after his push for business-backed trade legislation ruptured relations between the White House and organized labor. Within hours of signing the polarizing trade bill, Obama announced a proposed Labor Department rule that would make more workers eligible for overtime.
Last week, President Barack Obama visited comedian Marc Maron's garage in the hills outside Los Angeles to record a podcast. This week, Stephen Colbert took over a public access cable-TV program in a small town south of Detroit and interviewed the program's regular hosts as well as superstar rapper Eminem. What's next, Prince performs live […]
The horror! In an unprecedented move, 50 Girl Scouts descended upon the White House lawn on Tuesday, shocking America and making camp for the night. No, this isn't some sort of coup — it's actually just the first time anyone's ever spent the night on the South Lawn! President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama invited girls from West [...]
On the heels of President Barack Obama’s announcement on Wednesday that the United States and Cuba will soon open respective embassies in Havana and Washington, the “big three” of ABC, CBS, and NBC covered the story on their eveningShow More Summary
Evil has a friend… Barack Obama blocks support to the Kurds to fight the Islamic State. It’s bad enough... The post Evil Has a Friend=> Barack Obama BLOCKS SUPPORT to Kurds to Fight ISIS appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
US President Barack Obama and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi have discussed Greece’s financial situation.
Gay marriage? Health care subsidies? The 2016 Presidential Election? Please. President Barack Obama has a far more important subject to debate: the mere suggestion that one ought to put peas in one's guacamole. The New York Times published...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that both the United States and Cuba would reopen their respective embassies, a key component of his plan to renew diplomatic ties with the country. The president announced America's official...Show More Summary
For a brief time on Wednesday, Davy Crockett became the face of President Barack Obama’s push to get more states to expand Medicaid.
The U.S. Department of Education is about to miss its July 1 deadline on three key directives from President Barack Obama regarding fair treatment of borrowers struggling with federal student loans. The deadline was set in a March presidential...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the fall of 2009, as U.S. President Barack Obama conducted a long, divisive review of whether to pour more U.S. troops into Afghanistan, an influential group of advisors were quietly pushing a hawkish line.
Katie Couric conducted a condescending interview with Ted Cruz, asking the Republican if he has "any empathy" for immigrants as he opposes Barack Obama. The presidential candidate also zinged the liberal journalist, reminding her that it was Hillary Clinton who first started the birther campaign.
A recipe for guacamole made with peas is taking over the internet — and people are not happy about the modification to their beloved avocado dip. In fact, after Twitter exploded for hours with complaints about peas in guacamole, even President Barack Obama weighed in. Show More Summary
This is truly, as the President said today, "what change looks like". A fresh approach to foreign policy is one reason people voted for Barack Obama and why his poll numbers have steadily improved since his December announcement on Cuba. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama does not plan on giving peas a chance. At least not in his guacamole. The leader of the free world weighed in on the heated debate Wednesday, after The New York Times urged their readers to sample guacamole with peas. Show More Summary
That settles that. The New York Times on Wednesday released a recipe for guacamole, which curiously includes green peas. The dish has caused a bit of an uproar on Twitter, resulting in #youmightputpeasinguacamoleif. One notable skeptic...Show More Summary
Healing is a painful process. Even the smallest scrapes and burns will itch intensely and scar before disappearing. President Barack Obama's eulogy for Reverend Clementa Pinckney and his spiritual family at Mother Emanuel AME Church offered a unique balm in the annals of American history. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama's 2014 speech on surveillance reform began with a reference to the "The Sons of Liberty" in Boston. If the spymasters of King George III had access to modern surveillance and network analysis techniques in 1776,...Show More Summary
It's official (per NBC's Halimah Abdullah): President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the United States and Cuba have struck a deal to open embassies in each other's capitals and re-establish...