March 18, 2013

Obama taps Perez to head Labor

Republicans are expected to press Perez over Labor Dept. policies they say hurt businesses and...
March 18, 2013

WATCH LIVE: Obama announces nomination for Labor Secretary

—This event has concluded. President Obama will nominate Justice Department (DOJ) official Thomas...
March 15, 2013

Obama: Few things 'more important' than clean energy

President Obama on Friday urged Congress to use revenues from oil-and-gas production to wean cars...
March 15, 2013

Carney swipes at Fox host over tours, Easter Egg Roll

White House press secretary Jay Carney on Friday swiped at Fox News host Jenna Lee in a contentious...
March 15, 2013

Carney: NRA executive LaPierre hurting his own cause

White House press secretary Jay Carney suggested Friday that National Rifle Association (NRA)...
March 14, 2013

WATCH LIVE: Biden welcomes Defense Secretary Hagel to Pentagon

—This event has concluded. Vice President Biden will deliver remarks on Thursday at 3:00 p.m. EDT...
March 13, 2013

Obama meets with House Republicans over economic slowdown

President Obama said his priority is to prevent an economic slowdown — not to produce a 10-year...
March 13, 2013

Holder, Biden announce grants to reduce domestic violence

The Obama administration will give a dozen cities and counties $2.3 million in grants aimed at...
March 13, 2013

Obama: Gap with GOP may be ‘too wide’ for grand deficit deal

Obama struck a note of pessimism ahead of his meeting with House Republicans, urging them to shift...
March 13, 2013

Obama looking for way to resume White House tours for school groups

Obama said the decision was made by the Secret Service and did not go "up to the White House."