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Obama Town Hall

VIDEO: Obama Breaks Into Song After Taking Question From Davy Crockett

President Barack Obama had a light-hearted moment during a town hall meeting in Nashville on Wednesday.

07/02/2015

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Paul Ryan: Obamacare Going To “Collapse Under Its Own Weight”

Republican Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan is predicting an ill fate for the Affordable Care Act, following a portion of the law being upheld by the Supreme Court last week.

06/29/2015

sanctions diplomacy

Iran Nuclear Talks To Go Past June 30 Deadline

A senior U.S. official acknowledged Sunday that Iran nuclear talks will go past their June 30 target date, as Iran’s foreign minister prepared to head home Sunday for consultations before returning to push for a breakthrough.

06/28/2015

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Obama, Roberts Legacies Linked Together In Health Care Law

The chief justice who once mangled President Barack Obama’s oath of office has once again helped rescue the president’s signature achievement, his health care law.

06/26/2015

Obama Speaking Obamacare

Obamacare Consumer: ‘I Don’t Particularly Care For Obama’

Many consumers expressed somewhat conflicting views: They were happy their monthly premiums would continue to be affordable but exasperated by the coverage the policies purchased on the new health care exchanges provide.

06/26/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 24: U.S. President Barack Obama announces changes to the government's hostage policy in the Roosevelt Room at the White House June 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. Families of hostages taken and killed by ISIS and other terrorism groups have described the government's interaction with them as unresponsive and uncaring Obama said that would change but did said the policy of refusing to pay ransom would remain. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama: US Government Has Let Down Hostages’ Families

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama conceded Wednesday that the U.S. government had let down the families of Americans held hostage by terrorists and promised they would not face criminal prosecution for paying ransoms to […]

06/24/2015

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Obama to Deliver Eulogy at Funeral of Charleston Reverend

President Barack Obama says the history of slavery and segregation is “still part of our DNA” in the United States, even if racial epithets no longer show up in polite conversation. He uttered the N-word in making his point.

06/22/2015

President Obama Speaking

White House: Obama Doesn’t Regret Using N-Word In Interview

The White House says President Barack Obama doesn’t regret using the N-word to make a point about racial progress in an interview.

06/22/2015

Obama Speaking

Israeli Official’s Wife Apologizes For Obama ‘Coffee’ Joke

Judy Shalom Nir-Mozes, an Israeli media figure and wife of Israeli Vice Prime Minister and Interior Minister Silvan Shalom, is apologizing for a racially-tinged joke directed at President Barack Obama via Twitter.

06/22/2015

Obama Speaking

Obama Uses N-Word To Discuss Racism On Marc Maron Podcast

President Barack Obama said the United States has not overcome its history of racism and is using the N-word to make his case.

06/22/2015

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