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Obama To Make First Visit To Kenya As President

Obama will visit the country of his father’s birth in July for an economic summit.

03/30/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

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McCain: Obama Needs To Get Over His Netanyahu ‘Temper Tantrum’

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., believes President Barack Obama needs to get over his “temper tantrum” regarding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

03/23/2015

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Boehner Will Visit Israel

House Speaker announces visit as relations cool between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Obama.

03/20/2015

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, speaks to the press at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on March 10, 2015. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Slams McConnell On Lynch Confirmation Delay

The White House blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday for holding up confirmation of President Barack Obama’s pick for attorney general.

03/16/2015

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15 Immigrants Protected From Deportation Arrested In Crime Sweep

Federal sweep of immigrants with criminal backgrounds finds 15 people who were allowed to stay in the U.S. under President Barack Obama’s executive action.

03/13/2015

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Jimmy Kimmel Live Does ‘Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition’

On Thursday night, President Barack Obama read mean tweets about himself on Jimmy Kimmel Live.

03/13/2015

President Barack Obama, surrounded by Secret Service agents, walks away after a visit to the Port of Tampa on April 13, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

CBS News: Obama Personally Knows Both Secret Service Agents Involved In DUI Crash

The Homeland Security Department is investigating two senior Secret Service agents accused of crashing a car into a White House security barrier, an agency spokesman says.

03/12/2015

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Obama On Ferguson Shooting: ‘Path To Justice Is One All Of Us Must Travel Together’

Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday while demonstrators were gathered across the street — an attack the county police chief described as “an ambush” that could easily have killed both men.

03/12/2015

President Barack Obama speaks in the Brady Briefing Room of the White House following a meeting with Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki on May 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Visit Phoenix VA Hospital That Sparked Scandal

President Barack Obama will visit the Arizona veterans’ hospital that prompted an overhaul of veterans’ health care and led to the resignation of the VA secretary

03/10/2015

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