President Barack Obama will announce new nonproliferation measures before his term ends in January 2017, US Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Thomas Countryman told Sputnik.
Washington Post reporter Robert Barnes reported Friday that a deadlocked Supreme Court handed Obama a huge defeat: “President Obama suffered the biggest legal defeat of his administration Thursday when a deadlocked Supreme Court failed...Show More Summary
The nation's worst college accreditor is about lose its own accreditation.
by Sydney Brownstone Can Governor Jay Inslee make the Obama administration do something about this? Columbia Riverkeeper I'm currently sitting in a soundproof room near the Convention Center with a handful of other journalists waiting to hear President Barack Obama stump for Jay Inslee's reelection campaign. Show More Summary
In early May, news broke that President Barack Obama’s administration, through the National Park Service, was making moves to designate New York’s Stonewall Inn and a surrounding slice of Greenwich Village a national monument. It would be the first to mark a site of importance in LGBTQ history. Show More Summary
When Republicans win the White House, they are used to fighting trench warfare against their own executive branch employees. The permanent civil service is predictably liberal and often seeks to throw sand in the wheels when a Republican president attempts to steer policy in new ways. It’s entirely expected that you will have permanent bureaucrats […]
There has been dissent and unhappiness in the military ranks since Obama began his horrid Administration. He has decimated our warriors’ ranks to levels we have not seen since WWI.
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: Hundreds of new U.S. troops to Iraq a ‘possibility’ I had been assured that Iraq was an Obama Administration success story, and graded on a curve I suppose it is.
Russia has showed the Obama administration "who is boss in the Middle East," Washington Times columnist L. Todd Wood asserted. Similar comments reflect the true state of affairs in Syria, but they are also used to influence public opinion during the US election campaign, political analyst Ivan Konovalov asserted.
"We are less safe when the stigma of incarceration prevents americans from truly ever shedding their prison jumpsuits"
This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. A major push by the Obama administration to curb the environmental impacts of fracking suffered a severe blow Wednesday...Show More Summary
The Obama administration indicated that the latest House-passed Zika package is a non-starter for the president. The post Funding Shortfall, Contraception Limits Mar GOP Zika Agreement appeared first on Rewire.
In a ruling on the Obama Administration's proposed regulations of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) on U.S. public lands, U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming Judge Scott Skavdahl — a President Obama appointee — struck down...Show More Summary
The Supreme Court decision that blocked the Obama administration’s immigration plan will keep the United States safe from ‘executive amnesty,’ presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on Thursday.
The Making Home Affordable (MHA) Program, which was launched in 2009 to assist millions of distressed homeowners facing foreclosure, is set to expire on December 31, 2016. Under this program, homeowners with non-GSE mortgages (i.e. mortgages...Show More Summary
A major push by the Obama administration to curb the environmental impacts of fracking suffered a severe blow Wednesday evening, when a federal judge in Wyoming ruled that the proposed regulations overstepped the government's authority. Show More Summary
The leading pro-life spokesman for the Catholic bishops is blasting an Obama administration decision revoking federal protection for chruches in California forced to pay for abortions. As LifeNews reported, churches in California are officially subject to an onerous state regulation that requires them to pay for abortions, thanks to a ruling by the Obama administration. […]
So, this is a little bit complicated. With the death of Antonin Scalia, the Supreme Court was unable to resolve a 4-4 deadlock on the Obama Administration’s DAPA program. What this means is that the lower court decision – a 5th Circuit opinion upholding a nationwide preliminary injunction preventing the enforcement of the program – will stand. Show More Summary
Milton Padilla, Tori Whiting Government, In 2015, 43 new major regulations went into effect, increasing regulatory costs by more than $22 billion. The Obama administration is responsible for thousands of new regulations—including a historic number of major regulations. Show More Summary
SCOTUS. 4-4 deadlock dooms Obama’s immigration policy: “The U.S. Supreme Court split 4-4 Thursday over a challenge to President Obama’s immigration policy, a result that prevents the administration from putting the program into effe… Read The post Ben Affleck, NRA, Provincetown Shark, Nick Jonas, Freddie Gray, SCOTUS Immigration: NEWS appeared first on Towleroad.