White House, Merkel chiefs of staff met Tuesday in Berlin.
Secretary Johnson warns two key agencies are running out of money.
Obama is being slammed for stopping for burgers during airliner crisis.
"I'm in D.C., so I'm for it," Obama said, but added that the politics are "difficult."
Biden says the anecdote is "absolutely true."
Speculation on the high court’s next vacancy has centered on Ginsburg.
Obama spoke to several world leaders on Friday, including German Chancellor Merkel.
Obama, Biden to discuss immigration with heads of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.
The White House’s lack of a response was “absurd” and “deeply disturbing,” according to Issa.
Director of White House political office refuses to testify under Issa subpoena.
David Simas will not appear before the House Oversight Committee to testify Wednesday.
The White House says it wants prompt action.
The vice president's wife will also attend an event celebrating teachers.
The White House said Issa had provided no evidence their political office broke the law.
The comments come amid a growing debate over a 2008 law blamed for the border crisis.
Democrats in tough reelection races have a blunt message: Keep away.
Democrats are suddenly at risk of losing one of their most reliable allies.
White House says Congress needs to protect LGBT Americans from employment discrimination.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest called the GOP lawsuit a "stunt."
Narendra Modi was previously barred from visiting U.S. over his role in anti-Muslim riots.