White House Defends Obama Bus Tour Amid Bloodshed In Egypt, SyriaCalling higher education an "economic imperative," President Barack Obama is pushing for an ambitious new government rating system for colleges that would judge schools on affordability and performance and ultimately determine how federal financial aid is distributed.
Obama Launching College Affordability Bus TourPresident Barack Obama is launching a two-day bus tour through New York and Pennsylvania to promote proposals for making college more affordable, a goal he has cast as "a personal mission."
Obama To Embark On Campus Bus Tour Addressing College CostsPresident Barack Obama will hit the road next week to lay out his plan for reducing college costs.
Romney Announces Paul Ryan As Vice President ChoiceRepublican presidential candidate Mitt Romney tapped Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate for the fall campaign on Saturday, turning to the architect of a conservative and intensely controversial long-term budget plan to remake Medicare and cut trillions in federal spending.
Obama Kicking Off First Campaign Bus Tour Through Battleground StatesPresident Barack Obama is ramping up a fresh phase of his re-election bid with a bus tour next week, focusing more on direct engagement with voters and less on ritzy fundraisers.