White House Reacts to Chicago Teacher StrikeWASHINGTON- Hours after thousands of Chicago teachers walked off the job in the third largest school district in the country, the White House responded to the situation in the president's home town. "Our principal concern is for the students and his ...
White House pushes back against claims in Bob Woodward bookThe White House on Monday pushed back against a new book from Bob Woodward that concludes weak leadership by President Obama worsened last year's debt-ceiling crisis and led to the failure to enact a deficit grand bargain.
White House: Publicly defining a red line for Iran not 'fruitful'The White House refused on Monday to elaborate about what would constitute a "red line" for Iran's nuclear program after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he was in discussions with U.S.
White House Pushes Refinancing Expansion Before ElectionThe White House is urging the U.S. Senate to vote as soon as this week on an expansion of a government mortgage refinancing program, a move that could showcase President Barack Obama's support for policies aiding homeowners before the Nov.
White House disputes report on intel briefsPresident Barack Obama has attended fewer than half of his daily intelligence briefings, according to a column in the Washington Post on Monday - but the White House argues that's a incomplete picture of the president's intelligence diet. In his column ...
White House: AIG sale shows "commitment to recover taxpayer money"WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury's announcement that it is selling $18 billion of shares in American International Group (AIG.
The Race for the White House: It Isn't a TieThe Race for the White House: It Isn't a Tie. by Lewis Kaminski September 10, 2012. Media outlets have a vested interest in making it seem as though the race between President Obama and Governor Romney is … well, a race.
Sept.: The White House race, Kim and pet medicineOzone Park: We put Republicans in the White House, we give them two terms, they mess up the country, then we get mad and vote in a Democrat.
Lawmakers Push to Increase White House Oversight of Financial RegulatorsSome legal experts say the White House already has ample authority to impose such demands on independent agencies like the S.E.
McCain: White House Syria policy denies anti-Assad opposition a 'fair fight'Anti-Assad forces have pressed the United States and other international powers to provide arms but he White House has resisted calls to provide weapons out of concerns those arms could be used against American or allied troops by elements friendly to ...
Electric vehicle converters petitioning White House for federal tax incentivesNonetheless, the group is looking for 25,000 signatures in order to have the EV conversion petition considered by the White House. As of press time, the number was under 300. News Source: White House via Green Car Congress. Image Credit: FaceMePLS ...
White House signs up 80 top chefs to improve foreign relationsWhite House signs up 80 top chefs to improve foreign relations. Press Trust of India / London September 10, 2012, 17:26. The US has a new diplomatic tool to improve its foreign relations - cooking!
The White House Takes Cyber ActionFor weeks now rumors have been circulating about the White House working to draft an executive order, which will put in place cybersecurity measures to protect the critical infrastructure of the United States.
White House Backs Blacklisting Militant OrganizationMany other senior officials, including several in the White House, expressed deep reservations that blacklisting the group could further damage badly frayed relations with Pakistan, undercut peace talks with the Taliban and possibly jeopardize the fate ...
White House Press Gaggle by Jay Carney Aboard Air Force One, September 9 ...White House Press Gaggle by Jay Carney Aboard Air Force One, September 9, 2012. Monday, 10 September 2012 10:23 Press Release Latest National News.
KCK school goes from bottom to White HouseAchievement improved so much that last month principal Brett Bernard and family specialist Lusia Requenes were among a dozen educators honored at the White House as "champions of change." In just two years, the school increased reading proficiency by ...
If These Walls Could Talk: Shotgun Willie goes to the White HouseThe night was certainly a unique one. Not only did first lady Rosalynn Carter sing a cover of Ray Wylie Hubbard's "Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother" with Nelson, but the country star claims that after the concert he smoked marijuana on the White ...
Obama Photo Caption Contest: President Points At Beer BucketPresident Obama and first lady Michelle Obama read 'Chicka Chicka Boom Boom' to children during the White House Easter Egg Roll as Sasha Obama listens and dog Bo tries to get attention on the South Lawn of the White House on April 25, 2011.
White House Says Lawyer in Cobell Deal Recused on Administration Conflicts ...WASHINGTON - Attempting to quash concerns that the $3.4 billion Cobell settlement is tainted by a conflict of interest and other ethical problems, the White House says that one of the high-profile lawyers representing the Indian plaintiffs and class ...
Obama takes two days off from campaign trailObama will lead an early-morning moment of silence at the White House, visit the 9/11 memorial at the Pentagon, and travel to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to speak with wounded warriors.