- DCCC chair hopes Alex Sink will run again in November
- U.S., allies threaten ‘further action’ against Russia
- Obama to order businesses to hike overtime pay for salary workers
- Last laugh: Marine vet fires off jokes from the grave with own obituary
- Deportations come mostly from border, DHS chief says
- NATO sends surveillance planes to watch Ukraine
- Climate change not a top concern of Americans, poll shows
- GM faces federal investigation for slow recall that led to 13 deaths
- Iran president reaches out to Oman on friendship tour
- FAA’s pre-Malaysia flight warning: 777s have cracking, corrosion issues
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Some commentators have asserted recently that President Obama and his administration are incompetent. Mort Zuckerman perceives "something amateurish and incompetent." For Dick Morris and Eileen McGann, Mr. Obama's reaction to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill "calls to mind Jimmy Carter's incompetence in the face of the hostage crisis." Indeed, they conclude that the president "is failing because he is incompetent."
Muslims around the world see the ground zero mosque debate raging in the U.S. as a litmus test of American tolerance, and generally appreciate President Obama's involvement.
One of the falsest attacks President Obama makes about his conservative opponents is that they have proposed not "a single, solitary new idea to address the challenges of the American people." From the "Roadmap for America's Future," authored by Rep. Paul Ryan, Wisconsin Republican, to the series of proposals featured in House Republicans' "America Speaking Out" series, the political right is awash in creative solutions to contemporary problems.
From Washington to Wisconsin and Connecticut, Republican challengers are forcing analysts to revise upward their midterm forecasts of potential Democratic losses, putting the GOP in sight of a long-shot 10-seat gain.
President Obama on Wednesday sat down with a Columbus, Ohio, family and their neighbors for a chat about the economy — and an impromptu town-hall meeting in their back yard.
This November, for the first time, the United States will be subject to a review of our human rights record by the notorious United Nations Human Rights Council. Undoubtedly, the United States will be chastised for not ratifying a U.N. treaty on "women's rights." Because President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton support the treaty, this may be another stop on their "apologize for America" tour.
President Obama used the homey backdrop of a middle-class Ohio family's back yard Wednesday to try to show voters he shares their concerns about the economy, health care and Social Security.
President Obama said Wednesday he has "no regrets" over the comments he made about the right of Muslims to build an Islamic center near the former site of the World Trade Center in New York.
A passenger aboard a float plane that violated the airspace around Air Force One while President Obama was in town Tuesday was stunned to find out about the fuss that resulted, saying the incursion wasn't intentional.