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(Washington, DC) -- One of the President's former opponents on the campaign trail is echoing his call for greater cybersecurity. On CNN's "State of the Union," Senator John McCain said, if anything, President Obama is downplaying the threat hackers pose to the nation. The...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is reflecting on the progress America made in 2014 as the year comes to an end. Play Clip
(Washington, DC) -- Here's a look at the top political stories of 2014: (Washington, DC) -- Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus cheered the GOP takeover of the U.S. Senate in November's midterm elections. In sweeping victories across the U.S., Republicans also...
(Washington, DC) -- Representative Mike Kelly is offering President Obama a lump of coal for Christmas. During the weekly GOP address, the Pennsylvania Republican said it's not because the President was bad this year, but because coal is an important part of the American economy...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is reflecting on the progress America made in 2014 as the year comes to an end. During his weekly address, Obama said the country experienced the strongest year for job growth since the 1990s. The President praised the private sector for...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama's annual State of the Union address is set for January 20th. The White House accepted an invitation from House Speaker John Boehner to address a joint session of Congress that night. In a letter, Boehner said members of the House and Senate...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says the Keystone XL oil pipeline is a big deal for Canada but not for the U.S. In a White House news briefing, Obama said Keystone would create only a couple of thousand temporary construction jobs and would not lower gas prices in the U.S...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says the Keystone XL oil pipeline is a big deal for Canada but not for the U.S. In a White House news briefing, Obama said Keystone would create only a couple of thousand temporary construction jobs and would not lower gas prices in the U.S...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is optimistic that things can get done in the deeply divided capital city. In a news briefing at the White House, the President was pressed about life with a new Republican-led Congress. Obama said he is always willing to compromise. He also...