White House sees need for 'constraints' on NSA spying - 1 month ago
Amid a growing uproar in Europe and a protest by a key US senator, officials said they would review intelligence collection programs with an eye to narrowing their scope.
'Frustrated' Barack Obama promises fix for malfunctioning healthcare website - 1 month ago
With many Americans experiencing error messages and long waits in trying to sign on to healthcare.gov, Republicans in Congress who have fought the Affordable Care Act since before its 2010 passage renewed calls for a delay in the rollout.
Barack Obama and Bill Clinton to launch healthcare campaign push on Tuesday - 2 months ago
Republicans say the law will hurt the US economy and give government too great a hand in its citizens' healthcare choices.
Barack Obama urges Americans to keep up pressure for tighter gun control - 11 months ago
Issued a videotaped response to the several hundred thousand people who have signed a petition posted on the White House website calling for toughened gun laws in response to the shooting, in which 20 schoolchildren and six adults were killed at a Newtown school.
An inspired Obama wants to target gun violence, but how? - 11 months ago
Despite a series of mass killings by gunmen in recent years, polls have long indicated that most Americans are wary of increased restrictions on guns.
The people who could succeed Barack Obama in 2016 - 1 year ago
Here is a look at some of those who could be in the running during the next presidential election cycle.
Obama rolls to re-election, TV networks project - 1 year ago
President Barack Obama rolled to re-election and a second term in the White House on Tuesday, television networks projected, defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney and overcoming deep doubts about his handling of the US economy.
Barack Obama aggressive in foreign policy debate with Mitt Romney - 1 year ago
President Barack Obama repeatedly attacked Republican challenger Mitt Romney on foreign policy on Monday in their third and final debate in an effort to blunt his opponent's surge in the polls with two weeks left until Election Day.
Opportunities and dangers for Romney in VP choices - 1 year ago
Romney has a rich trove of potential candidates from whom to pick, from Congressman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin to Senator Rob Portman of Ohio.
Mitt Romney seeks big wins to elbow out Rick Santorum - 1 year ago
Romney leads in polls in Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington DC, the latest contests in the grinding, months-long battle for the right to face Democratic President Barack Obama in the November 6 election.