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Sam Stein

Obama Ends 2014 With Swagger And A Boatload Of Unanswered Questions

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A month and a half ago, President Barack Obama went to the East Room of the White House to take his medicine. His party was fresh off a ...

Here Are All The Men Obama Called On During His Year-End Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

When President Barack Obama took questions from reporters during his almost hourlong year-end press conference on Friday, he called on a staggering nu...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama Defends Historic Deal With Cuba

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday defended his historic deal with Cuba and hit back at critics who said the decision overlooked the Castr...

Obama Takes A Swing At Keystone Pipeline

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke on the Keystone XL pipeline during his last press conference of the year, saying the project would be "a nominal benefit"...

Obama Closing 2014 With Year-End News Conference

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tempering his historic Cuba policy shift with a dose of realism, President Barack Obama said Friday that change may not come quick...

Obama Held An Important Press Conference And All People Cared About Was His Tan Suit

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 08.28.2014 | Style

President Barack Obama showed up at his press conference on Thursday to answer some important questions about ... oh my gosh, did you see what he's we...

Obama: Lead, Don't Make the White House the Whine House!

Gil Troy | Posted 10.04.2014 | Politics
Gil Troy

On August 1, President Barack Obama turned the White House into the Whine House. Thwarted in Gaza, the Ukraine, Iraq, Syria and elsewhere, Obama note...

OMFG FOX NEWS

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 05.02.2014 | Media

Fox News cut away from President Obama's press conference with German chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday because people weren't asking Obama questions...

Elise Foley

Obama 'Surprised' By Cantor Immigration Statement

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 04.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama laughed off a press release spat between himself and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R) on Thursday, saying th...

Obama Is Frustrated With States That Chose Not To Expand Medicaid Out Of 'Political Spite'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.17.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama expressed his frustration with states that chose not to expand Medicaid "for no other reason than political spite" against him,...

Obama Appears To Soften His Stance On The NSA, Edward Snowden

Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

When the NSA scandal first broke six months ago, President Barack Obama was forceful in defending the government's surveillance programs, while critic...

Jeffrey Young

Big Bump In Obamacare Enrollment

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

More than 500,000 people enrolled into health coverage via the federal government's health insurance exchanges this month, President Barack Obama said...

Obama Hints NSA Phone Records Program May Change

AP | By EILEEN SULLIVAN | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama suggested Friday that he may be ready to make some changes in the bulk collection of Americans' phone recor...

Obama: Health Care Sign-Ups Are Surging With Improved Website

AP | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and JULIE PACE | Posted 02.19.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — His health care plan facing a dicey transition, President Barack Obama said Friday that insurance sign-ups are surging now that th...

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...

STIFFED: Obama Ignores TV Reporters At Conference

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.08.2013 | Media

It was like the feeling when a crowd figures out that a pitcher hasn't given up a hit in 5 innings: during President Obama's press conference on Tuesd...

Luke Johnson

Obama Weighs In On Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he is willing to negotiate with Republicans over health care or any other topic, but only after...

Obama Pressures Boehner To Hold Vote To Reopen Government

AP | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he told House Speaker John Boehner he's willing to negotiate with Republicans on their p...

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 Speaks On Shutdown Showdown

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke on foreign policy and the ongoing budget battle in Washington in remarks given from the White House on Friday. Obama s...

Obama To Deliver Statement

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.27.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama is delivering a statement at 3:30 Friday in the Brady Press Briefing Room. Obama's statement comes after the Senate passed a...

Sam Stein

Obama Speaks On Navy Yard Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Speaking hours after a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, President Barack Obama called the incident a "cowardly act" ...

Obama Warns Credibility At Stake

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics

STOCKHOLM -- President Barack Obama says the international community and Congress's credibility are on the line if a chemical attack on civilians in S...

Obama Makes Announcement On Syria

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.01.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama addressed the crisis in Syria on Saturday, saying he has decided the United States should take military action against regime t...

Obama Weighs In On Crisis In Egypt

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke out on the crisis in Egypt on Thursday, saying he's "concerned" by recent events. "The United States strongly condemns...