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President Barack Obama speaks at the southern site of the Keystone XL pipeline on March 22, 2012 in Cushing, Okla. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

White House: Obama Takes A ‘Dim View’ Of Legislative Efforts To Force Action On Keystone XL Pipeline

A political gambit by an endangered Senate Democrat broke loose long-stalled legislation to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline as the lame-duck Congress returned to a Capitol where results of last week’s GOP blowout are still sinking in.

11/13/2014

President Barack Obama pauses while speaking to the media during a news conference in the East Room a day after Democrats lost the US Senate Majority, November 5, 2014 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Senior Adviser: President Will Use Executive Action On Immigration By End Of Year

A top White House aide says that President Barack Obama will use executive action on immigration by the end of the year.

11/07/2014

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Sen. Rand Paul Mocks ‘Hillary’s Losers’ On Facebook

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is mocking Democratic Senate candidates who lost in Tuesday’s midterm elections by calling them “Hillary’s losers.”

11/05/2014

Shirley Sherrod, a former USDA official, speaks during a news conference with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, at the Department of Agriculture on Aug. 24, 2010 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Email Shows Vilsack Was ‘Waiting For The Go-Ahead’ From White House Before Accepting Sherrod’s Resignation

A 2010 email from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says his department was “waiting for the go-ahead” from the White House before accepting the resignation of employee Shirley Sherrod, according to newly released documents, despite Obama administration assertions that her ouster was Vilsack’s decision alone.

11/04/2014

Mitt Romney addresses the crowd during a rally for Republican Senate candidate Dan Sullivan at a PenAir airplane hangar on Nov. 3, 2014 in Anchorage, Alaska. (credit: David Ryder/Getty Images)

Romney: White House Trying ‘To Perfume The Pig’

Mitt Romney said Monday that promises made by President Barack Obama have not helped the American people, and the former presidential candidate predicted that change is coming to Washington, D.C.

11/04/2014

Police face off with demonstrators as protests continue in the wake of 18-year-old Michael Brown's death in Ferguson, Mo. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

White House: Updated Flight Restriction Over Ferguson ‘Didn’t Have Any Impact On Media Access’

The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there.

11/04/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at a campaign rally for Democratic challenger for Wisconsin Governor Mary Burke at North Devision High School on Oct. 28, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wis. (credit: Darren Hauck/Getty Images)

Before Midterms, Obama Plugs Policies For Women

President Barack Obama wants women to know what his administration is doing to help them succeed.

10/31/2014

President Barack Obama shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., on March 3, 2014. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: ‘Chickens***’ Comment ‘Drove US-Israeli Relations To A New Low’

CBS News reports that U.S.-Israeli relations have reached a “new low” after a senior Obama administration official called Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a “chickens***” in a story for The Atlantic.

10/30/2014

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Iraqi Businessman Building $20 Million Replica Of White House In Erbil

An Iraqi businessman is building a $20 million replica of the White House in the city of Erbil as his new home.

10/29/2014

Ebola response coordinator Ron Klain listens while President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press on the Canadian Parliament shooting after their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House on Oct. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: Impact Of Ebola Czar’s Work Already Being Felt

President Barack Obama’s commander in the fight against Ebola was expected to operate below the public radar. But did that mean invisible?

10/29/2014

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