January 18, 2012

Cordray: ‘Responsible’ businesses will welcome consumer watchdog

The head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Richard Cordray, on Wednesday said...
January 17, 2012

Obama adviser Jarrett defends church pulpit criticism of GOP

Senior White House adviser Valerie Jarrett is defending critical comments she made of the GOP from...
January 16, 2012

Obama calls for service 'on behalf of others' on Martin Luther King Day

The first family celebrated the holiday by participating in a service project at a school in...
January 15, 2012

'The Obamas' author: First lady portrayed 'as a very strong woman'

Jodi Kantor, the author of a new book on the Obamas, pushed back against suggestionst she had...
January 14, 2012

Obama proposes tax breaks for companies 'investing in America'

In his weekly address, the president touted his efforts to help U.S. companies grow.
January 13, 2012

Obama announces plan to make government 'leaner, smarter and more consumer-friendly'

President Obama, looking to make the federal government "leaner, smarter and more consumer-...
January 12, 2012

Hillary Clinton condemns 'deplorable behavior' shown in Marines video

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton joined Defense Secretary Leon Panetta Thursday in condemning a...
January 12, 2012

First lady: White House life like a ‘bubble’

"There's shatterproof glass on our windows, you know, men with guns on the roof," said Mrs. Obama.
January 12, 2012

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt speak with President Obama at White House

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt made a pit stop at Washington’s most famous residence on Wednesday,...
January 11, 2012

Obama: Job growth is ‘a race I want America to win’

President Obama on Wednesday urged the nation’s corporate executives to invest in the United States...