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Obama Remarks

Obama Drone Speech Delivered At National Defense University

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama addressed several controversial issues in a Thursday speech, including the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and the use of ...

Political Media's Access-for-Independence Tradeoff

Daniel R. Schwarz | Posted 11.28.2012 | Media
Daniel R. Schwarz

We all want to be quoted accurately, but that is very different from allowing sources to delete substantive remarks. We should be concerned about that practice in a democracy, and we should expect reporters to resist that kind of control.

Sam Stein

Obama Wall Street Speech Set, President Will 'Go Big' On Reform | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In late August, when town hall protests were putting the prospects of health care reform in doubt, the president's senior advisers convened in the Whi...

Sam Stein

Obama Puts Heartbeat Back In Health Care Reform | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's comments about health care during his Tuesday press conference gave the progressive community, which has warned for weeks now...

Obama Remarks: Primetime Press Conference (ADVANCE EXCERPTS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***WATCH OBAMA LIVE AT 8 PM EST*** In his primetime press conference Wednesday night (the third of his term), President Obama will echo what he said...

Obama Stem Cell Research Executive Order Signing

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama is delivering remarks and signing an executive order lifting the ban on federal funding for stem cell research as well as a memorandum...

Sam Stein

Bloomberg, Focusing On Gun Violence, Disagrees With Obama's Remarks | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There was a certain amount of political serendipity surrounding Michael Bloomberg on Monday. As the New York City mayor and 250 of his mayoral colleag...