Obama Speech News
On Human Rights, Obama Finds Vietnam a Work in Progress
President Barack Obama spoke of the "remarkable strides" Vietnam was making on a range of issues, but the transformation clearly is still very much a work in progress
The Note: When Chelsea Attacks
NOTABLES --CLINTON DEFENDS DAUGHTER’S ATTACKS AGAINST BERNIE SANDERS: Hillary Clinton this morning defended her daughter’s attacks against her Democratic challenger Bernie Sanders’ single-payer health care plan, despite criticism the remark was inaccurate. “You know, I adore my daughter and I know
Donald Trump: President Obama ’s State of the Union Was 'Really Boring'
Republican frontrunner Donald Trump summed up his response to President Obama's final State of the Union address with a 140 character tweet -- calling the president's speech “really boring.” The #SOTU speech is really boring, slow, lethargic - very hard to watch! — Donald J. Trump
The Note: What The Candidates Are Saying About Obama ’s Address
NOTABLES --TRUMP, CRUZ AND PAUL: As President Obama declared in a rare Oval Office address to the nation last night that last week's mass shooting in San Bernardino, California was an "act of terrorism designed to kill innocent people," Republican presidential candidates were quick to weigh in. GOP
2016 Presidential Candidates React to Obama's Oval Office Address on Terrorism
As President Obama declared in a rare Oval Office address to the nation on Sunday night that last week's mass shooting in San Bernardino, California was an "act of terrorism designed to kill innocent people," Republican presidential candidates were quick to weigh in. GOP frontrunner Donald Trump
On Iran, a Question of Whether Obama and Netanyahu Really Have the Same Goal
When it comes to nuclear negotiations with Iran , President Obama has said America's goal is to prevent Iran from ever producing a nuclear weapon, while Israel has described a different one: denying Iran the capability of ever getting there. "Our goal here is to be able to verify that Iran does not
Deadline Day, What's Going On in Vienna?
The Note 11/24/2014 The Note: Deadline Day, What’s Going On in Vienna? By SHUSHANNAH WALSHE (@shushwalshe) NOTABLES VIENNA UPDATE: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani sent a subtle message on the eve of Monday’s deadline to strike a nuclear deal with world powers. He posted a...
How America Reacted to Obama's Immigration Announcement In Photos
Americans across the country gathered Thursday night to watch President Obama address the nation on the executive action he will take on immigration. The president announced the most sweeping action on immigration in three decades, providing relief for an estimated 4.1 million undocumented parents
President Obama Announces Sweeping Immigration Reform
U.S. president delivers impassioned remarks and challenges Congress to pass its own law.
Turning Words Into Action
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES THE PRESIDENT’S PLAN: In an address to the nation last night, President Obama laid out his most detailed plan yet to “lead a broad coalition” to confront the vexing problem of ISIS, the militant group that executed American journalists James Foley ...