Administration

February 5, 2013

White House defends guidelines for targeting Americans in drone strikes

The White House on Tuesday defended the guidelines for targeting Americans in drone strikes as "...
February 5, 2013

Obama channels 'connection to Kenya' in video calling for peaceful elections

The president is urging Kenyans to “come together” and conduct a “free and fair” election next...
February 5, 2013

Obama: US cannot 'cut our way to prosperity'

President Obama on Tuesday called on Congress to approve legislation to replace at least some of...
February 4, 2013

Obama: 'It's time to do something' about gun violence

President Obama took the gun-control debate on the road for the first time on Monday, pressuring...
February 4, 2013

Kerry on first day at State: 'I have big heels to fill'

John Kerry began his tenure as secretary of State on Monday with an impassioned defense of Hillary...
February 3, 2013

Panetta: Allowing sequester to happen would be ‘shameful’

“If sequester happens, it is going to badly damage the readiness of the United States of America,”...
February 3, 2013

Gibbs: Hagel seemed ‘unimpressive and unprepared’ for hearing

The former White House press secretary also criticized GOP lawmakers he said asked "totally...
February 3, 2013

Panetta defends military response to Benghazi attack: ‘This is not 911’

“You cannot just simply call and expect within two minutes to have a team in place," Panetta said...
February 2, 2013

Panetta: ‘Political knives’ were out for Hagel during hearing

Panetta said senators spent too much time questioning Hagel about past quotes instead of current...
February 1, 2013

Clinton bids a 'proud' farewell to State Department

Hillary Clinton bade an emotional goodbye to the State Department on Friday as hundreds of the...

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