WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will issue rules on Friday aimed at cracking down on low-performing for-profit career training colleges the administration says bury students under mountains of debt and fail to prepare them for a well-payi...
On Thursday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow took aim at ABC News reporter Jim Avila, CNN political analyst David Gergen, and a number of conservative political commentators who asserted that President Barack Obama’s appearance on a Funny or Die web video debased the office of the presidency...
President Barack Obama has launched an internal review on how he can provide additional leniency to illegal aliens inside the United States of America, the White House announced on Thursday evening. Obama "has asked Secretary of Homeland...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has directed his Department of Homeland Security to enforce immigration laws "more humanely," the White House said on Thursday.
Washington (CNN) - After coming under fire from activists who labeled him “deporter in chief,” President Barack Obama is asking his administration to find better, more humane ways of administering current immigration law, the White House said Thursday. Obama ordered his Homeland Security chief, Jeh Johnson, to conduct an “inventory of the department’s current practices […]
In a surprise announcement on Thursday night, President Barack Obama asked the Department of Homeland Security to review how it enforces immigration laws and deportation policy in order to see if it can be performed “more humanely within the confines of the law.”
In yet another use of an executive order to take action and bypass a stalemated Congress, President Barack Obama has signed an order asking the Labor Department to come up with new rules that’ll expand the number of workers that can get overtime pay. The expected partisan reactions are now coming in: Saying it’s “just [...]
Secretary of State John Kerry, and now President Barack Obama, are digging in to push the Israelis and Palestinians to settle on the United States' framework agreement. At this point in time, however, both the Israelis and the Palestinians...Show More Summary
Less than two years after passing major legislation aimed at reforming the government's much-criticized flood insurance program, Congress on Thursday sent President Barack Obama a bill to scale back... To view the full story, click the title link.
It sounds like Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg is not too happy with President Barack Obama. Zuckerberg, who has been one of the leading voices in coming down on the National Security Agency, otherwise known as the NSA, took to his Facebook page to air out his frustrations with the NSA overstepping their boundaries in the... Show More Summary
President Barack Obama asked the Department of Defense last June to perform a cyberattack, according to the nonprofit organization Federation of American Scientists (FAS). The U.S. Air Force declassified a 15-page policy directive (PDF)...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg blasted the U.S. government's electronic surveillance practices on Thursday, saying he'd personally called President Barack Obama to voice his displeasure.
Zuckerberg to it to his Facebook wall to say “I’ve called President Obama to express my frustration over the damage the government
Mark Zuckerberg recently complained to President Barack Obama about what he termed the “damage” being caused U.S. government data-gathering efforts, the Facebook founder and CEO wrote Thursday.
President Barack Obamaon Thursday signed an order that directs the Labor Department to create new overtime protections for many salaried workers, saying the rule will help raise wages at a time when U.S. businesses have been growing but salaries for average Americans haven't.
U.S. President Barack Obama and European Union leaders will promise to remove all tariffs on bilateral trade at a summit on March 26, an ambitious step towards the world's largest free-trade deal, according to a draft statement seen by Reuters. The post E.U., U.S. to Commit to Duty-Free Transatlantic Trade appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
President Barack Obama appeared on the Zach Galifianakis internet comedy show, Between Two Ferns, on March 11, ostensibly to promote his signature health care reform legislation to millions of mostly young, healthy Americans. These men...Show More Summary
While the Republican House of Representatives is preparing to vote on what is basically their 52nd attempt to repeal Obamacare wholly or in part, a new poll from Bloomberg shows the foolishness of that agenda. President Barack Obama’s...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and EU leaders meeting in Brussels this month will throw their combined weight behind tackling climate change, a document seen by Reuters says, in a show of developed world solidarity on the need for a n...
Washington (CNN) - Current rules governing overtime pay are "wrong," President Barack Obama said Thursday as he signed an order directing his administration to reexamine how employees are paid for working more than 40 hours per week. "Overtime is a pretty simple idea. If you have to work more, you should get paid more," Obama […]