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Obama Tells Us How He Really Feels

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

By Steve Holland AUSTIN, Texas, July 10 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama may look back on this week as the time when he dropped all ...

Obama: 'There Were No Winners In This' Government Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.19.2013 | Politics

A little more than 48 hours after the 2013 government shutdown came to a close, President Barack Obama used his first weekly address since to stress t...

Third-Party Groups Buying Ad Time In Washington State

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

Outside Republican groups have been spending millions to expand the map for Mitt Romney in states that have historically leaned Democratic and seem li...

Obama Memos Reveal Key Difficulties

The New Yorker | Ryan Lizza | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics

On a frigid January evening in 2009, a week before his Inauguration, Barack Obama had dinner at the home of George Will, the Washington Post columnist...

Obama Asked To Admit To Mistakes

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.22.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama reflected on his first term in an interview with ABC News' Barbara Walters to be aired Friday. Walters asked whether he coul...

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Unveils Star-Studded 'Obama Classic Basketball Game'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 11.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When you're a president running for reelection, it apparently helps to be a hoops junky, especially when the National Basketball Associa...

Sam Stein

Obama Deficit Commission Pushes Back Against 'Washington Assassins Of Change'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Even before its first official meeting, the bipartisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform (a.k.a. the White House Deficit Commiss...

Sam Stein

McCain: Obama Has Come Up Short On Post-Partisanship (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama's rival in the 2008 election gave him good marks for the job he has done in the White House so far. But Sen. John McCain suggested Sunday...

Sam Stein

Obama To GOP: You Have To Start Meeting Me Halfway

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One hundred days into office, Barack Obama's list of accomplishments is certainly immense. From the budget, passed by the Senate on Wednesday night, t...

Sam Stein

Bush Blames Others For Washington's Still-Partisan Tone

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

George W. Bush ended his final news conference on a note of lament. Slightly more than a week before he cedes the Oval Office to Barack Obama, the 43...

Obama Comes Back To Washington

washingtonpost.com | William Wan and Nikita Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With a brief glance out his car window -- barely visible through cordons of Secret Service officers, black SUVs and security barricades -- the soon-to...

Obamas Moving To Washington DC This Weekend

New York Times | Peter Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Even in a town where the hotels are swamped for the inauguration, it turns out to be easy to get a room if you're the one being inaugurated. Presiden...

Sam Stein

Shrum And Begala On Obama's Next Bailout Move

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With members of Congress, President Bush and John McCain each taking various amounts of blame for the failure to pass a financial bailout package, a q...

Hill Dems Annoyed, Feel Ignored By Obama

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After a brief bout of Obamamania, some Capitol Hill Democrats have begun to complain privately that Barack Obama's presidential campaign is insular, u...

Clinton Superdelegates In Washington Wavering

Seattle Post-Intelligencer | Gregory Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the anxiety level among Democrats ratcheting up daily at the prospect of a bloody presidential nomination struggle, some Washington state superde...

Pro-Obama Governors Challenge Hillary "Big State" Spin

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama camp has rounded up four governors of big states to argue against Hillary's claim that she wins big states while Obama wins caucuses: FR: I...