The criticism showcased how Obama is pressed to defend his patriotism and support for the military.
The president’s order for flags to be lowered at the White House and federal buildings follows calls from conservatives and some veterans to honor the men.
As frustrations over the shooting grow, so do the challenges facing law enforcement trying to prevent such domestic attacks.
Abdulazeez called himself the “Arabian redneck” and, until recently, didn’t appear to be devout.
Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez blogged days before about living in a “prison” of monotony and praised early practitioners of jihad.
The core of the president’s defense of the agreement was designed for an American public worried about the threat of Iran but weary of military action.
The president urges Iranians to embrace reason in order to end three decades of enmity.
In his speech, the president stressed progressive ideals and poked fun at Republicans who are seeking his job.
President Obama and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker greet each other cordially during Obama visit -- despite harsher back-and-forth in statements.
Surrounded by supporters, the president said he was optimistic about the future of health care.