Obama faced a tough two years after his 2012 reelection.
President says GOP 2016 contenders will be "making a whole bunch of stuff up."
Cuba's government says the two countries will open their embassies on July 20.
President Obama is taking a more aggressive approach to the issue of race.
Greece’s financial woes are “primarily of concern to Europe," the president said.
Obama expressed condolences for those killed in Tunisia.
White House says talks will extend past Tuesday's deadline.
Puerto Rico's governor says the island can't repay more than $70 billion in debt.
The light display caps a day of jubilation over the decision at the executive mansion.
“We stand with these nations as they respond to attacks on their soil today.”
He will deliver the eulogy for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a friend and political ally.
Obama celebrated a Supreme Court decision affirming the law.
“The world depends on our mutual success,” he said at the start of a three-day summit.
Obama and Biden will attend services for Rev. Clementa C. Pinckney on Friday.
Barack Obama is turning his attention to the unfinished business of his presidency.
White House spokesman says Obama thinks flag should come down.
The star-studded audience broke into laughter and applause.
“This type of mass violence doesn’t happen in other countries,” he said.
The White House says both measures must be delivered to Obama.
Earnest said both sides need to "untangle the legislative snafu in the House."