Fact Checking President Obama
A look at the fact and fiction in the president's address.
State of the Union 2011: Obama Calls for 'Sputnik Moment' on Innovation, Investment
President faces a divided Congress worried about spending.
How to Measure State of the Union's Success
Political strategest Matthew Dowd says look at impact on D.C.'s "influentials."
State of the Union: A One-Click Guide
What will the president say and who will be there to listen to him?
Fact Check: Did Obama Keep 2010 Promises?
Obama gets good marks for enacting last year's policy proposals.
Obama Rides Momentum into Speech
The new political tone will be tested by president's push for new spending.
Obama Tries to Put GOP In a Corner
President Obama oozed optimism but the Republican response and Tea Party rebuttal both focused on the negative.
Highest Deficit in History
This year's $1.5 trillion shortfall is a new record
On to Wisconsin: 2012 Battles Begin
President Obama heads to Wisconsin, a state swept by Republicans in the 2010 midterms
Obama to Call for Budget Freeze
President prepares to tackle the deficit and debt and faces a House of Representatives in Republican hands
Pre-Emptive Strike: GOP Prepares for State of the Union
Republican leaders over the weekend previewed their arguments against Obama's planned remarks about spending proposals in...
Photos: What do Obama, Shatner and Palin Have in Common?
For the famous, there is no better place to escape to in 2009 than Hawaii.
Photos: Barack Obama Behind the Scenes
White House photo dept. releases never before seen photos of the first family.
Photos: Historic Figures Gather at State Dinners
Princess Diana, Sophia Loren among guests at previous state dinners.
Photos: Obama Honors Vets, Tours Paris
President honors D-Day heroes -- but also sees sights.
Photos: Obama: 'From This Family to Yours, Happy Thanksgiving'
Obama shares his Thanksgiving greeting on Twitter.
Photos: Halloween at the White House
Haunted Washington: The White House finds its Halloween spirit.