Administration

February 19, 2013

Biden: 'Buy a shotgun. Buy a shotgun.'

The vice president defended a proposed assault weapons ban on Tuesday during an online town hall.
February 19, 2013

White House says it makes effort to grant press access to Obama

Press secretary Jay Carney is sympathetic to concerns about press access, he says.
February 19, 2013

Obama says GOP unwilling to compromise on sequester

President Obama warned Tuesday that allowing $85 billion in automatic spending cuts to go forward...
February 17, 2013

McDonough: ‘Grave concern’ over Hagel, Brennan delays

"I don't want there to have been something missed because of this hang-up here in Washington," he...
February 17, 2013

McDonough: Pressure is on Congress to craft deal on immigration reform

"Well let’s make sure that it doesn’t have to be proposed," McDonough said of a White House draft...
February 15, 2013

Obama: 'Too many of our children are being taken away from us'

President Obama on Friday underlined his call for Congress to allow a vote on gun control by...
February 14, 2013

Obama pushes for universal access to pre-K programs

President Obama rallied Thursday for his new proposal to provide universal access to pre-K programs...
February 14, 2013

Obama: It's 'romantic’ to spend Valentine’s Day with the press

President Obama on Thursday opened an education speech in Decatur, Ga., by joking about spending...
February 13, 2013

Obama: Manufacturing plan will keep middle class 'thriving'

President Obama on Thursday argued that White House proposals to boost American manufacturing would...
February 13, 2013

Obama: Long voting lines are 'betraying our ideals'

President Obama on Tuesday announced the creation of a nonpartisan commission to examine problems...

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