Sep 19, 2014 6:59pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Ambassador Samantha Power

This Sunday, as the campaign against ISIS intensifies, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power comes to “This Week.” And the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week’s politics, with Democratic strategist James Carville, ABC News contributor and Republican strategist Ana Navarro, Wall Street Journal… Read More »

Sep 19, 2014 4:55pm

Excerpt: ‘Duty’ by Robert Gates

Excerpted from DUTY by Robert Gates. Copyright © 2014 by Robert Gates. Published in arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf, and imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Random House LLC. Author’s Note This is a book about my more than four and… Read More »

Sep 14, 2014 3:48pm

Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Roger Goodell ‘Should Go’ If He Lied

ABC News’ Micki Fahner reports: Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., added his voice to the growing debate surrounding NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s fate, saying that Goodell “should go” if he lied about the NFL not having seen the violent video of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray… Read More »

Sep 14, 2014 12:29pm

WH Chief of Staff Expresses Confidence Iraqi Army Can Take on ISIS

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough, saying the United States is at war with ISIS, today expressed confidence in the Iraqi army to take on the militant Islamic group even though it has failed to do so effectively in the past. “There is now… Read More »

Sep 13, 2014 8:27am

Three Democrats Who Could Challenge Hillary Clinton in 2016

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is heading back to Iowa for the first time since 2008 this weekend to speak at the 37th Harkin Steak Fry. And since she says she’ll probably decide on a 2016 run “after the first of the year,” ABC… Read More »

Sep 12, 2014 5:36pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough

This Sunday, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough discusses the latest on the administration’s strategy against ISIS. Plus, Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, discusses Hillary Clinton’s first trip to Iowa since the 2008 campaign, and the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week’s politics, with ABC… Read More »

Sep 7, 2014 2:43pm

Should Mitch McConnell Be Next Senate Majority Leader? Cruz Won’t Say

In an interview with ABC News, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, predicted his party would reclaim the Democratic-controlled Senate in November, but he declined to endorse current Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., as the party leader should there be a transfer of power in the… Read More »

Sep 7, 2014 12:13pm

Democratic Congressman Hits President Obama for ‘Playing it Safe’ on Immigration

President Obama is “playing it safe” on immigration reform by announcing that he will delay executive action until after the midterm elections in November, Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez said today on “This Week.” “It’s clear that playing it safe is what is going on at… Read More »

Sep 5, 2014 4:24pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Sen. Ted Cruz

Sunday on “This Week,” Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, takes on President Obama’s response to ISIS. Plus, Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee Chair Rep. Peter King, R-New York, and Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Rep. Adam Smith, D-Washington, discuss the latest on the terror threat from ISIS… Read More »

Sep 5, 2014 10:01am

US Interior Secretary Surprised Redskins Team Name Not Changed

It’s “surprising” that the Washington Redskins football team hasn’t changed its name, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said, though adding that the issue isn’t high on the agenda of Native-American tribes with whom she has spoken. “Personally, I think we would never consider naming a… Read More »