That's only a slight uptick, however, from mid-October.
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The president said the South African leader set an example “all humanity should aspire to.”
He said GOP lawmakers in the chamber "don't have a lot to show."
Obama stayed neutral on 2016, saying both "would make outstanding presidents."
Mandela died in Johannesburg, current President Jacob Zuma announced there just before midnight on Friday.
The senator blasted the "frivolity" of a press conference about the investigation.
Activists held several protests in Washington this week as the House wraps up for the year.
Poll shows 23-point drop in Obama's approval rating with Hispanics.
The U.S. took precautions along the Mexican border after theft, Carney said.
Carney said GOP’s “problem” with women voters “isn't about language, it's about policies.”