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Sanders to Obama: Don’t Wait for Congress on Tax Overhauls

When it comes to curbing corporate tax breaks, why wait? That’s the message Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, delivered in a letter to the White House Friday. He called on the administration to curb six specific tax breaks through executive action that could raise $ 100 billion over […]

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5 Things You Need to Know About the U.S.-Israel Relationship Under President Obama

Since Israel’s founding in 1948, the United States has stood firmly as its closest ally in the Middle East. The first country to recognize Israel, the United States has forged a deep and unshakable bond with Israel through a multifaceted relationship that reflects the depth and breadth of the ties between our people and the […]

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks next to Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

Obama to veto bill letting Congress weigh in on Iran deal

By Julia Edwards WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama would veto a bill recently introduced in the U.S. Senate allowing Congress to weigh in on any deal the United States and other negotiating countries reach with Iran on its nuclear capabilities, the White House said on Saturday. "The president has been clear that now is […]

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Mark Levin Gives Fiery CPAC Speech: “Repeated Injuries, Usurpations Committed By Would-Be King Obama”

In his speech to CPAC on Saturday, nationally-syndicated radio host Mark Levin gave a list of "repeated injuries and usurpations committed by" the "would-be King Barack Obama." In his boisterous speech on the last day of CPAC, Levin gave a statement of grievances committed by the Republican establishment against conservatives in the party: We have […]

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President Obama on Attorney General Holder: “He Has Been One of Our Finest”

Watch on YouTube Yesterday evening, the President spoke at the portrait unveiling ceremony for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder. The event marked Holder's anticipated departure from the Department of Justice after more than six years of service as Attorney General.  read more Full News here – White House.gov Blog Feed

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Rick Perry at CPAC 2015: We Survived Two World Wars, We Will Survive The Obama Years Too

FMR. GOV. RICK PERRY: I've never been more certain that I am today that America's best days remain in front of us. The weakness and incompetence of our government shouldn't be confused with the strength, the ingenuity and the idealism of the American people. Our experiment in a Republican form of government, it's too durable […]

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel following their meeting at the White House in Washington

Obama struggles with Wall Street to woo Democrats over broker rules

By Sarah N. Lynch and Suzanne Barlyn WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration is battling Wall Street to win the support of dozens of Democrat lawmakers over rules that could rein in brokers who handle trillions of dollars in retirement accounts. President Barack Obama on Monday called on the Department of Labor to write new […]

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Former Obama Campaign Aide Now Works to Oust Netanyahu

Jeremy Bird, a former Obama campaign organizer, has drawn fire from Republicans for his consulting work on an effort to unseat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Obama Signs Bill To Fund DHS Through Next Friday

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed a one-week funding bill for the Homeland Security Department, keeping the agency open after a showdown that went right up to the brink. Obama signed the bill late Friday, just minutes before the midnight deadline. Typically, when Obama signs important legislation, he issues a statement addressing its […]

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Obama mourns passing of Nimoy: ‘I loved Spock’

President Barack Obama says Leonard Nimoy, who made the sign for “Live long and prosper” famous the world over, achieved that goal during his 83 years on the planet. Full News here – FOX News

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