U.S. Rep. Adam Smith is a leader on military issues in a comfortably Democratic district — a perfect ally to build support for President Barack Obama’s proposal for a military strike in Syria.
President Barack Obama’s pursuit of a military strike in Syria has put congressional Democrats and party leaders around the country in a tough spot.
Persuading first-term Republicans in the House is President Barack Obama’s toughest sell on military strikes against Syria.
A Democratic aide said U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is “guardedly optimistic” that his chamber will approve limited military strikes next week against Syria.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — President Barack Obama should either oust Syrian President Bashar Assad or not bother getting involved in the civil-war torn Middle Eastern nation, former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld told a Michigan […]
President Barack Obama’s challenge to seize the cause of racial equality from the “glorious patriots” of the tumultuous 1960s struck a deep generational chord.
President Barack Obama is claiming his place in Martin Luther King’s 50-year-old dream, holding himself up as a symbol of the change King envisioned.
A Maine man under federal investigation for allegedly threatening to shoot President Barack Obama says he has done nothing wrong.
It’s the curse — or maybe the blessing — of living in a place that doesn’t make or break presidential elections: The president and those running for the job just don’t come around very often.
President Barack Obama is calling a possible chemical weapons attack in Syria “big event of grave concern.”