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President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a Cinco de Mayo reception on May 5, 2014 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C. (credit: Shawn Thew-Pool/Getty Images)

Robert Reich: ‘What Numbskull In The White House Arranged’ For Obama To Showcase Wal-Mart

President Barack Obama is showcasing Wal-Mart, often a target of labor groups and other Democratic constituencies, to promote advances in energy efficiency in his broader campaign to confront climate change.

05/09/2014

President Barack Obama says there's no reason Congress can't pass an immigration overhaul by the end of summer. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Unions Ramp Up Push For Immigration Overhaul

Labor unions are spending more than $1 million on new television ads criticizing House Republicans for refusing to back comprehensive immigration reform.

11/06/2013

The Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday began a long-shot bid at a constitutional amendment that would limit deep-pocketed political campaign donors' influence.  Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Fights To Make Sure Obamacare Fees Stick As Democrats Look To Delay

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., proposed delaying the fee in recent budget talks with Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. McConnell and other Republican senators objected; the fee was left intact.

10/27/2013

Some labor unions that initially backed President Barack Obama's health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the plan that could hurt their members. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Longtime Supporters Of Health Care Overhaul, Some Unions Frustrated By New Unexpected Costs

Some labor unions that initially backed President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul are now frustrated and angry about what they say are unexpected consequences of the plan that could hurt their members.

05/24/2013

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