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Paul Echoes Infamous Romney Line In Tea Party Response

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) gave the Tea Party rebuttal to President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday evening, warning against the dangers of ...

Ryan Grim

Obama Pledges Unilateral Action On Climate Change

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama Tuesday night pledged that if Congress refuses to take action to stem climate change, his administration would ac...

Jon Ward

Marco Rubio Response To Obama's State Of The Union Is First Big Test On Long Road To 2016

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– Marco Rubio's speech Tuesday night elevated him to the national stage, but also presented him with his first real test on the long and...

FACT CHECK: Obama's SOTU Claims Scrutnized

AP | CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 04.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama did some cherry-picking Tuesday night in defense of his record on jobs and laid out a conditional path to ci...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Poll: Instant Reaction To State Of The Union Largely Positive

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Reaction to President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday was largely positive among those who watched the speech, according to i...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Signals Shift By Zeroing In On Educational Margins

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

During Tuesday night's State of the Union address, President Barack Obama proposed several major education initiatives, including a big push to expand...

State of the Union on Climate Change: What's the Rush?

Keith Peterman | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green
Keith Peterman

A recent report for the World Bank states that the consequences of a +4 degrees Celsius world would be "catastrophic." We are currently on a trajectory toward a +6 degrees Celsius world by 2035. Simply stated, there is no time left.

State Of The Union: Obama Addresses Climate Change And Green Energy, Short On Details

Lynne Peeples | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green
Lynne Peeples

President Barack Obama's State of the Union remarks fell in line with what many energy experts, industry representatives and environmental advocates p...

Parched Rubio Finds Oasis During State Of The Union Rebuttal

Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) was given the difficult task of delivering the GOP rebuttal to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesda...

Full Text Of Rand Paul's Speech

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) gave the Tea Party response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night. In his remarks, Paul encou...

Chris Kirkham

Obama Ducks Congress With Jobs Order

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Kirkham | Posted 02.13.2013 | Business

President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech included far-reaching economic proposals -- comprehensive tax reform and a multi-billion dollar job...

Obama: GOP Should Back My Plans

Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Uncompromising and politically emboldened, President Barack Obama urged a deeply divided Congres...

Ryan J. Reilly

102-Year-Old Voter Gets Standing Ovation

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Desiline Victor, a 102-year-old Miami woman who waited for hours to vote in the last election, got a standing ovation from the nation's ...

Michael McAuliff

Obama On Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama hailed his signature health care reform law in his State of the Union address Tuesday night, even as he pledged t...

Dave Jamieson

Obama Speech Pokes Mitt

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama argued in his State of the Union address that it was time to raise the federal minimum wage to $9 per hour and pe...

Marco Rubio Speech Follows Obama's SOTU Address

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) gives the GOP rebuttal to President Barack Obama's 2013 State of the Union address Tuesday night. Rubio's remarks come af...

Marco Rubio Speech Follows Obama's SOTU Address

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) gives the GOP reaction to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night. Rubio's remarks were deliver...

Politicians React To Obama's State Of The Union

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night drew immediate reactions from politicians from both parties, with some taking to Twi...

Gerry Smith

Obama Waters Down Cybersecurity Order

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 02.12.2013 | Technology

President Barack Obama said during his State of the Union address Tuesday that he had signed an executive order aimed at protecting government and bus...

Christina Wilkie

Standing Ovation For Gun Violence Victims At SOTU

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday called for Congress to vote on a variety of gun control proposals that are currently up for debate, an...

Joshua Hersh

Obama Gives Annual Address In Front Of Joint Session Of Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Making an oblique reference to a highly classified counterterrorism program that swept into headlines and congressional debate last week...

Elise Foley

Obama On Immigration: 'Let's Get This Done'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday called on Congress to send him an immigration reform bill "in the next few months," upping the pressur...

Dave Jamieson

Obama State Of The Union Address: President Calls For Raising Minimum Wage

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a State of the Union address focused on creating middle-class jobs, President Barack Obama called on lawmakers to help pull working A...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Offers Aid To The Littlest Students

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama proposes a major initiative to expand preschool opportunities for 4-year-olds in Tuesday's State of the Union address. The H...

Read Obama's State Of The Union Address

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.12.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama delivered his 2013 State of the Union address on Tuesday. The annual speech took place in front of a joint session of Congre...