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Obama's Faith-Based Advisers: Round Two

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON -- President Obama has named top U.S. church leaders to an advisory council on faith-based progra...

A Response to My Mom on Obama and the Economy

Howard Winant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Winant

The greatest was Lincoln; the next best was Roosevelt. I think Obama has the potential to be a president on their level.

Obama calls stimulus bill delay 'inexcusable'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama decried as "inexcusable and irresponsible" the delay of his economic recovery legislation in Congress with a...

Obama's Biggest Decision

Bill Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Allen

Even before Inauguration Day Obama has made perhaps the most crucial decision of his presidency. This fundamental choice reflects not a position on a single issue but in establishing a process.

A Timely Cabinet Appointment for Science

Lawrence M. Krauss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence M. Krauss

One Presidential appointment that is likely to be overlooked by pundits, but, for the long-term health of our economy, is equally important to include in this set is that of Presidential Science Advisor.

Obama Names Valerie Jarrett Senior White House Advisor

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

President-elect Barack Obama has formally named his friend Valerie Jarrett to be a senior adviser in the White House. Her official title will be "se...

It's Over

Bill George | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill George

Just as Hillary Clinton learned in the primaries, it is extremely difficult to compete simultaneously with Obama's unwavering strategy and his unrelenting organization on the ground.