GOP Whip supports Obama plan — with reservations “At least…he’s taking a first step”

New House majority whip faces a big challenge this week -- as he tries to build relationships with his new colleagues in leadership.


Obama reaffirms opposition to US combat in Iraq

(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)

President Barack Obama reaffirmed Wednesday that he does not intend to send U.S. troops into combat against the Islamic State group, despite doubts about the ability of Iraqi forces, Kurdish fighters and Syrian rebels to carry out the ground fight on their own.

10 ways Democratic Senate candidates are exactly like President Obama

They’re in the same party!

Bobby Jindal accuses Obama of being a ‘science denier’ on energy. That probably won’t stick.

Jindal’s attitudes toward climate and energy are actually more moderate most other likely 2016 candidates.

Conversations with Obama: Actor Pablo Schreiber challenged the president to a game of one-on-one

What do you say to the president?