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President Obama's News Conference

Connie Lawn | Posted 04.18.2014 | Politics
Connie Lawn

The president gives speeches -- not concise answers. He called on only five reporters in 70 minutes.

Obama Holding Year-End Press Conference

Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will hold an end-of-the year news conference at the White House Friday afternoon. Obama is likely to fac...

Obama Holding News Conference Amid Shutdown Fight

Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama will hold a news conference Tuesday at 2 p.m. ET. According to the White House, Obama will make a statement and take questi...

Obama Vows To Capture Benghazi Perpetrators

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama vowed Friday to bring to justice those responsible for last year's deadly assault on a U.S. diplomatic post ...

Obama Holding News Conference Before Vacation

Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Caught between domestic gridlock and foreign policy crises, President Barack Obama will hold a n...

Obama To Hold Press Conference Friday

AP | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says he'll hold a news conference Friday afternoon at the White House. Obama will answer reporters' questio...

WATCH: Obama Takes Questions At News Conference

Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

The ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is planning a news conference Tuesday morning at the White House. The White House say...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: 'We Are Not A Deadbeat Nation'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama issued a strong warning to Republicans on Monday that he will not negotiate over the debt ceiling or allow Republ...

Obama Holding Press Conference

Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama is holding his last press conference of his first term in the East Room Monday at 11:15 a.m., according to the White House. ...

Obama On Petraeus Scandal: No Evidence Of Security Breach

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Setting an unflinching tone for his second term, President Barack Obama on Wednesday accused two top Republicans senators of lobbin...

Obama On Rice: Go After Me, Not Her

AP | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama: Critics of UN Ambassador Susan Rice should 'go after me' not her over Benghazi attack....

Obama Expected To Get Grilled

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 14 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Wednesday is expected to be grilled about negotiations to avert a looming "fiscal cliff" an...

Obama Speaking About Economy

Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is delivering a statement on the economy, including the European crisis, at 10:15 a.m. ET. According to the White House, Oba...

Obama Holds First News Conference Of 2012

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Amid fresh concerns over the safety of American forces, President Barack Obama on Tuesday said the accidental burning of Qurans in ...

Obama Sets Up Big Event On Super Tuesday

AP | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will hold his first news conference of the year Tuesday, the same day his Republican rivals face off in 10 voting...

Obama Keeps Up His Jobs Bill Offensive

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — He deployed hand chops, finger wags, furrowed brows. He was sarcastic, demanding, partisan. "I'm not going to cave to the competit...

Sam Stein

Steny Hoyer Warns GOP: Don't Expect A Single Vote Without Revenues

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic House leader in charge of counting votes on legislation to raise the nation's debt ceiling warned on Monday that he could...

Obama Holds Debt Ceiling Press Conference

AP | BEN FELLER and ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and congressional leaders on Monday emerged still deeply divided over how to slash the nation's debt, with r...

Jason Linkins

Obama Condemned For Saying Something Blandly True About Corporations Not Liking Regulations

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.30.2011 | Media

Occasionally, someone like President Barack Obama will say something in public that intimates that Wall Street bankers and wealthy CEOs are not, ultim...

Sam Stein

Obama Open To Economic Stimulus As Part Of Debt Reduction Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The media coverage of the ongoing debt ceiling negotiations has often painted President Obama as painfully eager to be considered a cham...

Obama Holds Press Conference

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is holding a news conference on Wednesday morning, his first full formal news session with the press since ...

Obama Japan Statement To Be Delivered By President On Nuclear Crisis

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama will make a statement later in the day on the deepening nuclear crisis in Japan. Obama...

Sam Stein

Obama Opens Door On Short-Term Government Funding Measure

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans announced plans on Friday for another short-term government funding resolution, putting off concerns about a federal s...

Obama News Conference Scheduled To Address Rising Oil & Gas Prices

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House says President Barack Obama will address rising oil and gasoline prices at a news conference on Friday. Fuel prices have been risin...

Obama Press Conference: President Discusses 'Season Of Progress' At Year-End News Conference

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Buoyant in political victory, President Barack Obama on Wednesday wrapped up a long, rough year in Washington by rejoicing in a rar...