Iowa Sen. Ernst Promises GOP Focus on Americans' ConcernsThe new Republican Congress understands Americans' suffering from the economy, health care system and Washington gridlock and will steer the country away from President Barack Obama's failed policies, the newly minted senator delivering her party's official response to the State of Union address promised Tuesday.
Obama Jabs Republicans With Taunt About Winning Both Of His ElectionsState of the Union ad lib hints at the deep tensions that underlie the president's call for a more bipartisan atmosphere in Washington.
SOU: Obama Asks Congress To Authorize 'Use Of Force' Against ISISObama urges lawmakers to approve more aggressive measures to fight Islamic militants in Syria and Iraq.
Guests Drawing the Partisan Spotlight at State of the UnionTo see the other stars of the State of the Union Tuesday night, you'd have to look up — way up, to the visitors' gallery circling the room above President Barack Obama's head.
GUIDE: Road Closures for State of the Union AddressSeveral roads will be closed in D.C. Tuesday night as President Obama delivers his State of the Union address.
Obama Previews Some Guests Invited to State of the UnionPresident Barack Obama will have some special guests in the audience for his State of the Union address Tuesday night — people who wrote him in the past year to share their personal situations.
Obama to Focus on Cybersecurity Issues Next WeekContinuing the break with State of the Union tradition, President Barack Obama will spend most of next week previewing more of the proposals he will outline in the upcoming address, including on identity theft, electronic privacy and other cyberspace issues, the White House announced Saturday.
Obama To Roll Out New Executive Steps This WeekPresident Barack Obama this week will test whether he still has the sway to keep Washington focused on his own priorities, even as a new Republican-run Congress descends on the Capitol eager to take him on.
Obama Launches Effort To Get Minority Men Jobs, Avoid Criminal CyclePresident Barack Obama is obtaining commitments from foundations, businesses and community groups to help young minority men improve their employment opportunities and to intervene before some of them get sucked into the criminal justice system.
Dem Senator: I Don't Need Obama Campaigning For MeSen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, doesn’t want President Barack Obama to campaign for him.
Pew: More Criticism Than Praise For State Of The Union Address On TwitterUsers of the social micro-blogging network Twitter were said to have offered more critiques than compliments on President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.