President Barack Obama directed U.S. intelligence agencies to conduct a full review of cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016 election and deliver a report before he leaves office, homeland security adviser Lisa Monaco said on Friday. Monaco told reporters the results of the report...
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said President Barack Obama cannot use his clemency authority to legalize the immigration status of undocumented students. Earnest said Thursday that is why the president was such a forceful advocate for legislation that would correct some of the injustices and...
Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday in Canada told a crowd of roughly 300 dignitaries and officials that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had an obligation to take the torch from President Barack Obama to help champion liberal-democratic ideas.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scott Pruitt, Donald Trump's pick to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has fought President Barack Obama’s measures to curb climate change at every turn as attorney general of Oklahoma. Now he is hoping to take apart Obama's environmental legacy from the inside out, a task that could prove tougher than it sounds.
WASHINGTON — Since Election Day, President Barack Obama has appointed 56 people to boards, commissions and offices in the hopes that they remain in those posts for years to come. He has reduced the prison sentences of 79 federal inmates. He has handed out the nation’s highest civilian honor to 21 people who he said [...]
On Thursday, Van Jones, the CNN commentator and former adviser to President Barack Obama, shared his thoughts on what the mistrial in the case of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager—charged with murder after shooting...Show More Summary
The announcement of astronaut John Glenn’s death at the age of 95 sparked a flood of tributes on Thursday, including those from President Barack Obama, President-elect Donald Trump, and U.S. space agency NASA. John Herschel Glenn Jr....Show More Summary
Appearing as a guest on Wednesday's New Day to talk about his CNN special on President Barack Obama, CNN's Fareed Zakaria dismissively suggested that the number of people killed by terrorism in the U.S. in the past decade is "trivial,"...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama's farewell tour won't skip one of the most important political shows on television. Obama will be the featured guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Monday, Dec. 12 at 11/10c, his first appearance with new host Trevor Noah. Show More Summary
A Chinese takeover bid for Aixtron of Germany collapsed, a week after President Barack Obama blocked the deal on national-security grounds, according to a statement from the suitor.
President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that he is taking advice on his political appointees from the man he spent months railing against on the campaign trail: President Barack Obama. Trump said on NBC’s “Today” that he has sought the president’s advice on the candidates for various appointment-level positions and, in at least one case so […]
With just over a month to go before he hands the keys to the executive mansion off to Donald Trump, Barack Obama will be making his last appearance as President on The Daily Show with Trevor Noah for a lengthy interview taking place at The White House. Show More Summary
Peaceful Transition? Barack Obama urges US soldiers and airmen to questions Donald Trump’s authority, “Criticize our president.” …Says the most... The post Peaceful Transition? Obama Urges Soldiers to Question Trump’s Authority, ‘Criticize Our President’ (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth, died at 95. Glenn was the oldest person to venture into outer space, at age 77. He also represented Ohio for 24 years in the U.S. Senate. President Barack Obama presented him with a 2011 Medal of Freedom. … Click to Continue »
Barack Obama spoke candidly about his treatment as the first black president in an interview that aired on CNN on Wednesday evening. "I think there's a reason attitudes about my presidency among whites in northern states are very different...Show More Summary
When President Barack Obama won, conservatives stocked up on guns and ammunition which were never taken away. Now, with big-time popular-vote loser Donald Trump headed to the White House thanks to our bullshit undemocratic system, people...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama has made a lot of things very clear. One is how he feels about Donald Trump as the president elect and his ability to be an effective
Whether it was with itchy Twitter fingers, on a podcast, or via traditional media outlets, there are plenty of anti-Kanye West sentiments on record – ranging from President Barack Obama to musicians outside of the hip-hop genre like Liam Gallagher and Amy Winehouse – who all couldn’t bite their tongues despite the known backlash it […]
WASHINGTON ? President-elect Donald Trump’s National Security Council will be limited to 200 staff members, the result of legislation arising from a sense that both President Barack Obama and President George W. Bush before him had failed...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate overwhelmingly passes defense policy bill; Congress sends legislation to President Barack Obama.