Elections 2012

Republicans do the immigration limbo

Here they go again! After having their hats handed to them on Election Day, the GOP has clustered behind closed doors for some serious navel...

Sep 27, 2013

Vote to keep government open: Obama to House Republicans

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday called on House of Representatives Republicans to stop "political grandstanding" and pass legislation to avoid a looming government shutdown without cuts to his healthcare law or other conditions."Over the next three days, House Republicans wil

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Sep 27, 2013

Obama: GOP grandstanding in budget battle

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama says a failure to increase the governments borrowing authority would effectively shutter the economy.Obama told reporters at the White House Friday that would have a profound destabilizing effect on the U.S. and global economies.He accused Republicans of "pol

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Sep 27, 2013

Biden to headline Human Rights Campaign dinner

WASHINGTON Vice President Joe Biden is set to deliver the keynote address at the Human Rights Campaigns annual dinner next month.Biden will be speaking to an influential group of gay and lesbian activists who were among President Barack Obamas most loyal supporters during the 2012 campaign.Bi

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Sep 27, 2013

Obama, Indias leader renew pledge to deepen ties

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh renewed their pledge Friday to deepen the relationship between the U.S. and India, declaring a shared interest in reducing tensions in South Asia as the U.S. reduces its footprint in war-torn Afghanistan.Calling each o

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Sep 27, 2013

Obama, Indias leader seek to reinvigorate ties

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama has welcomed Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, calling him a friend and partner. Obama says India continues to suffer from terrorism and the U.S. and India have a shared interest in reducing tensions with Pakistan.Obama spoke after meeting with Singh at t

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Sep 27, 2013

Obama applauds UN deal on Syrias chemical weapons

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama says a deal reached on a United Nations resolution to eliminate Syrias chemical weapons is "potentially a huge victory for the international community."The draft resolutions demands that Syria abandon its chemical stockpile and allow unfettered access to chem

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Sep 27, 2013

As critical phase nears, Obama stumps for healthcare law

By Mark FelsenthalWASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama visits a local college on Thursday to promote his signature healthcare program as it nears a critical enrollment phase, even as the law faces stiff political opposition and a wary public.In remarks at Prince Georges Community College in

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Sep 27, 2013

As critical phase near, Obama stumps for healthcare law

By Mark FelsenthalWASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama visits a local college on Thursday to promote his signature healthcare program as it nears a critical enrollment phase, even as the law faces stiff political opposition and a wary public.In remarks at Prince Georges Community College in

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Sep 26, 2013

Obama sharply critical of Republican opponents of healthcare law

By Mark FelsenthalLARGO, Maryland (Reuters) - President Barack Obama lashed out at Republican opponents of the healthcare law he pioneered on Thursday ahead of a key deadline for enrollment and vowed that he would stop attempts to get the program bogged down in an ongoing budget stalemate.In a feist

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Sep 26, 2013

Obama vows health care law wont be undercut

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama says congressional critics of the 3-year-old health care law have become more irresponsible in their attempts to kill it the closer the law comes to full implementation.Obama on Thursday set out to pitch the law known as "Obamacare," five days before the star

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Sep 26, 2013

Obama promotes health exchanges ahead of kickoff

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama is promoting the benefits of his health care law before new insurance exchanges open for business next week.The White House says Obama will explain Thursday how Americans can comparison shop for insurance that meets their needs. He plans to tell an audience a

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Sep 25, 2013

IRS struggles to track its Obamacare spending: watchdog

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Internal Revenue Service needs to do a better job tracking its spending related to President Barack Obamas new healthcare law, an IRS watchdog said on Wednesday.With Congress debating whether to take funding away from the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, the Treasur

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