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White House Decides Against AIPAC Snub, Rice And Power To Meet Lobby Group

In a move that may ease — or exacerbate — spiraling tensions with Israel over a potential Iran nuclear deal, the White House has decided against snubbing America’s leading pro-Israel lobby and will send President Barack Obama’s national security adviser and U.N. ambassador to address its annual policy conference.

02/26/2015

File photo of U.S. Ambassador Susan Rice. (credit: STEPHEN CHERNIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Susan Rice: Netanyahu Visit ‘Destructive’ To US, Israel Relations

President Barack Obama’s national security adviser is calling Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to address Congress next week “destructive” to U.S.-Israel relations.

02/25/2015

Vice President Joe Biden declared that the U.S. and Obama administration are part of a unified front against gay discrimination, saying that “prejudice is prejudice” and gay rights “the civil rights issue of our day.”  (credit: THANASSIS STAVRAKIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Biden: Gay Rights ‘The Civil Rights Issue Of Our Day’

Vice President Joe Biden declared that the U.S. and Obama administration are part of a unified front against gay discrimination, saying that “prejudice is prejudice” and gay rights “the civil rights issue of our day.”

06/26/2014

A sign announcing the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl sits in the window of the Hailey Paint and Supply store on Main Street on June 1, 2014 in Hailey, Idaho. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Report: Bergdahl Scheduled For Promotion

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is reportedly scheduled for a promotion.

06/02/2014

Senate Foreign Relations Committee ranking member Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., and Chairman Robert Menendez, D-N.J., hold a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 27, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Corker: White House Meeting About Obama’s Foreign Policy ‘One Of The Most Bizarre I’ve Attended’

White House officials have been holding private meetings this week aimed at soothing lawmakers’ concerns over the U.S. posture in Syria, the future of the American military presence in Afghanistan and defense spending.

05/23/2014

President Barack Obama's national security adviser said Sunday it would be a "grave mistake" for Russia to intervene militarily in Ukraine. (credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Rice: Intervention In Ukraine Would Be ‘Grave Mistake’ For Russia

President Barack Obama’s national security adviser said Sunday it would be a “grave mistake” for Russia to intervene militarily in Ukraine.

02/23/2014

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Tom Donilon to Resign as National Security Adviser; Susan Rice to Take Over

Tom Donilon is set to resign as President Barack Obama’s national security adviser, a source tells the Associated Press.

06/05/2013

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill on Jan. 23, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Clinton: I Was Not Involved In Susan Rice’s Benghazi Talking Points Process

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is taking full responsibility for the deaths of Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans during a terror attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi last September.

01/23/2013

Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., walks to the Senate chamber in the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 4, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

CBS News: Republicans Told Biden Rice Confirmation Would Be Nearly ‘Impossible’

Democratic Sen. John Kerry, who unsuccessfully sought the presidency in 2004 and has pined for the job of top diplomat, vaulted to the head of President Barack Obama’s short list of secretary of state candidates after U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice suddenly withdrew from consideration to avoid a contentious confirmation fight with emboldened Republicans.

12/14/2012

U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice leaves following a General Assembly vote granting Palestinians non-member observer status on Nov. 29, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CBS News: Susan Rice Withdraws From Secretary Of State Consideration

United Nations Ambassador Susan Rice has withdrawn her name from consideration to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, CBS News reports.

12/13/2012

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