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Obama To Survey New York Area Storm Recovery Thursday

Reuters | Posted 01.09.2013 | New York

WASHINGTON, Nov 9 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Thursday will visit the New York City area still reeling from the devastation brought by Sup...

Tom Zeller Jr.

Obama Victory, East Coast Megastorm Raise Hopes For Bolder Climate Action | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 11.07.2012 | Green

With President Barack Obama's reelection victory unfolding against the backdrop of an East Coast brought to its knees by last week's historically viol...

Jon Ward

Obama Voters Feel Better Thanks To Sandy | Jon Ward | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

MENTOR, Ohio -- Republicans like Karl Rove and Ohio Sen. Rob Portman aren't the only ones who think that Hurricane Sandy has helped President Barack O...

Sam Stein

Obama Steps Up Sandy Response | Sam Stein | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Before hitting the campaign trail for his final swing before the election, President Barack Obama on Saturday stopped by the headquarter...

Conservatives Attempt To Paint Sandy Response As Obama Failure

Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

As the presidential campaign enters its final days, and with Mitt Romney showing small but substantial polling deficits in key swing states, prominent...

You Didn't Rebuild That!

Monica Bauer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Monica Bauer

Underneath the underhanded, backhanded, ham-fisted mudslinging of this year's presidential campaign is a choice as a simple as a Texas two-step. Do you believe we would all be better off with much less government, or not?

President Should Call Special Session of Congress for November 8th: Appropriate Sandy Funds, Accept No Nonsense

Paul Abrams | Posted 12.31.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

President Obama should issue the following statement: "In this national emergency, neither the American people nor I will tolerate the nonsense and posturing in which this Congress has been engaged for the last two years..."

Sam Stein

Obama's First Term Bookended By Crises In New York | Sam Stein | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the fall of 2008, a crisis in downtown Manhattan allowed Sen. Barack Obama to demonstrate leadership skills that helped propel him to...

FEMA Administrator Responds To Michael Brown's Criticism

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate dismissed criticisms of President Barack Obama's response to Hurricane Sandy lobbed by Michael Brown, who oversaw the ...

Jennifer Bendery

Hurricane Sandy: Obama Visits Red Cross, Warns 'This Storm Is Not Yet Over' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A day after Hurricane Sandy decimated parts of the East Coast, President Barack Obama made a surprise visit to the Red Cross and deliver...

Obama Heads To Red Cross In Aftermath Of Hurricane Sandy

Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, President Barack Obama headed to the Red Cross on Tuesday. "This storm is not yet over," the president said in...

WATCH: GOP Politicians Attack FEMA

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

As Hurricane Sandy began its path of destruction along the East Coast on Monday night, Republican governors of Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey p...

Obama Cancels Wednesday Campaign Appearances In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The politics of Hurricane Sandy are obviously difficult to game out. But the White House has clearly decided that it would look uncomfor...

Jennifer Bendery

Hurricane Sandy: Obama Pivots From Candidate To Commander In Chief | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The last thing President Barack Obama wants is to screw up his response to a storm as massive and devastating as Hurricane Sandy, partic...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama: Hurricane Sandy Will Be 'Big And Powerful,' But We're Ready | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday expressed confidence that his administration is prepared to take on Hurricane Sandy and said he's not c...

Obama Delivers Statement On Hurricane Sandy

Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is delivering a statement on Hurricane Sandy from the White House. The president cancelled an appearance at a campaign event...

Obama Changes Plans Because Of Storm

Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

Orlando, Fla., Oct 29 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama canceled a campaign event in Florida on Monday to return to Washington ahead of Hurricane S...

Obama To East Coasters: Take Sandy Seriously

Reuters | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 28 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama warned on Sunday that Hurricane Sandy was a "serious and big storm" and called on East Coast r...

Obama Cancels Campaign Events To Focus On Hurricane Sandy

Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

As Hurricane Sandy approaches the East Coast, President Obama is shuffling his schedule as he attempts to simultaneously manage the storm's impact and...