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Power Confirmed By Senate As Next U.N. Ambassador

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Senate easily confirmed President Barack Obama's selection for ambassador to the United Nations on Thursday, capping a month in...

Obama Nominee Vows To Fight 'Unacceptable Bias'

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's choice as U.N. ambassador acknowledged Wednesday that the United Nations was unlikely to take decisive act...

Samantha Power Reversal: Another Lobby Win

MJ Rosenberg | Posted 08.11.2013 | World
MJ Rosenberg

Power wanted more in an Obama second term and that required inoculating herself against charges that were made against her in 2008. And so she made the rounds -- visiting neocons, Jewish organizations, and Israeli officials -- and assuring potential adversaries that she was sorry.

Samantha Power Will Wow Them at the United Nations

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics
Alan Dershowitz

Samantha Power will be respected for her intelligence, scholarship and independence. I am confident that she will represent us effectively, persuasively and morally at a time and place that requires her particular talents.

Power Coming To The UN

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A White House official says President Barack Obama will name former aide Samantha Power as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nation...

Samantha Power Working On Obama's State Department Transition Team

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — An adviser to Barack Obama's presidential campaign who was forced to resign earlier this year after calling Sen. Hillary Rodham Cli...

Clinton and Obama Silence On Winter Soldier Divides Progressives

Christine Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christine Escobar

Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama have yet to acknowledge the Iraq withdrawal plan crafted by members of their own party, and it appears there is little pressure from the press to question them on it.

Jason Linkins

Samantha Power On The Colbert Report | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Samantha Power is a Pulitzer Prize winning author and foreign policy expert who specializes in human rights and is a tireless fighter against genocide...

Clinton, Genocide and a Campaign Gaffe

Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Marc Cooper

Samantha Power won the Pulitzer for exposing the Clinton administration's monstrous indifference to genocide. For restating it impolitely on the campaign trail, she gets the boot.

Samantha Power Resigns Over Hillary "Monster" Remark

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Read more coverage and reaction to Samantha Power's resignation UPDATE: Samantha Power speaks out to Irish news outlet RTE: Of course I regret them...