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Barack Obama News Conference

Obama Holding News Conference Before Vacation

Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Caught between domestic gridlock and foreign policy crises, President Barack Obama will hold a n...

WATCH: Professor Argues 'We Are A Nation Of Deadbeats'

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Wilkes-Edrington | Posted 01.18.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

President Barack Obama insisted on Monday that the United States "is not a deadbeat nation." But one history professor says not so fast. Scott Reyn...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: 'We Are Not A Deadbeat Nation'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama issued a strong warning to Republicans on Monday that he will not negotiate over the debt ceiling or allow Republ...

Obama Expected To Get Grilled

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday is expected to be grilled about negotiations to avert a looming "fiscal cliff" an...

CAPTION CONTEST: Obama's Sad Face After A Bad Week

Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

Every week, we feature our favorite photo of President Barack Obama from the past few days, and ask you for your best captions. This photo was take...

Obama Speaking About Economy

Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is delivering a statement on the economy, including the European crisis, at 10:15 a.m. ET. According to the White House, Oba...

Sam Stein

Obama Open To Economic Stimulus As Part Of Debt Reduction Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The media coverage of the ongoing debt ceiling negotiations has often painted President Obama as painfully eager to be considered a cham...

Obama Holds Press Conference

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is holding a news conference on Wednesday morning, his first full formal news session with the press since ...

Sam Stein

Obama Opens Door On Short-Term Government Funding Measure

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans announced plans on Friday for another short-term government funding resolution, putting off concerns about a federal s...

Obama News Conference Scheduled To Address Rising Oil & Gas Prices

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House says President Barack Obama will address rising oil and gasoline prices at a news conference on Friday. Fuel prices have been risin...

Obama News Conference: President Takes Press Questions On Economy, Health Care, Islamophobia, National Security (TRANSCRIPT, VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama opened his first formal news conference with some brief remarks about the economy, then took questions. For nearly one hour and 20 min...

Obama News Conference: What Would YOU Ask The President At His First Q&A Since May?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED: See some of the best questions below. Ahead of President Obama's White House news conference scheduled for 11:00 a.m. ET on Friday, the Huf...