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Government watchdogs and transparency advocates say that President Barack Obama’s involvement in the new My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, a private-sector version of a government initiative he started in 2014, raises potential red flags about the millions of dollars in corporate pledges flowing to the new group. Full News here – Washington Wire

Now that President Barack Obama has visited South Dakota, he’s hit all 50 states during his time in office. Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush checked out all the states during their administrations, too, though George H.W. Bush made it to just 49, missing out on Vermont, according to The Washington Post. Here are…

Someone recently asked me what makes immigration law so complicated, and whether it has to be that way. I paused, contemplating polarized congressional debates, hastily crafted compromises, and the messy legislation that results. But Obama’s executive actions, crafted by a single administration, are among the best examples of unnecessary complexity. His own team failed to…

Politico Barack Obamas true nuclear test: North KoreaPoliticoPresident Barack Obama may be racing to secure a nuclear deal with Iran, but his nonproliferation legacy could ultimately hinge on a country further to the east — one that already has nuclear weapons and is led by an unpredictable 30-something. When …Politico: Obama Ignoring N. Korea's Growing…

Politico Barack Obamas true nuclear test: North KoreaPoliticoPresident Barack Obama may be racing to secure a nuclear deal with Iran, but his nonproliferation legacy could ultimately hinge on a country further to the east — one that already has nuclear weapons and is led by an unpredictable 30-something. When …Politico: Obama Ignoring N. Korea's Growing…

(Reuters) – A poll of Cuban-Americans shows support for the White House's new Cuba policy has risen in the three months since it was announced, with 51 percent now in favor of closer engagement with Cuba, up from 44 percent in December. The poll by consulting firm Bendixen & Amandi International, and released in New…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department urged a federal appeals court Monday to reverse a hold a judge placed on President Barack Obama’s immigration executive action. The 69-page brief was filed with the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ahead of arguments scheduled for next month. Lawyers for the federal government are challenging a preliminary…