Political

(Washington, DC) -- The White House is approaching the current situation in Yemen with the goal of avoiding another Afghanistan. On CNN's "State of the Union," Obama Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said any U.S. military involvement in Middle Eastern countries must be temporary...
(Washington, DC) -- One of President Obama's closest cabinet members is asking Congress to let negotiations with Iran play out and not jump the gun. On CNN's "State of the Union," White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough said current sanctions are working. Speaker of the House...
(Washington, DC) -- Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski agrees with President Obama that America's infrastructure needs improvement. In giving this week's GOP address, the Republican lawmaker said she's hopeful the President will finally approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Murkowski...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama wants the entire country to move forward and he thinks implementing middle-class economics is the way to go. In his weekly address, the President is pushing the economic concept he laid out in this week's State of the Union Address. Obama says...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is praising the nation's mayors for getting things done. Speaking to the U.S. Conference of Mayors at the White House, Obama said the success of America's cities is a bellweather for the success of the entire nation. He noted that mayors...
(Undated) -- The list of Republicans setting their sights on the White House continues to grow. Senator Marco Rubio is said to be edging closer to a 2016 presidential bid. A senior Rubio adviser tells ABC News the Florida Republican has told his staff to, quote "proceed as if he...
(Undated) -- It looks most of the working class and rural America have a favorable opinion of Hillary Clinton. A new "Wall Street Journal"/NBC News poll finds only 48-percent of the working class polled had a negative opinion of the former secretary of state and first lady...
(Washington, DC) -- The Democratic National Convention will start on July 25th of next year. That's the week after the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Democrats have not yet decided on a location. It will be either Columbus, Ohio, Philadelphia or New York City...
(Davos) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is pushing for a broad, global partnership in the fight against ISIS. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Kerry said the strategy must include a necessary "military component." He argued that it must also include...