Candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney Show Disinterest for New Gun Control Laws

Both candidates Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama share their views on the new gun control laws. Last week’s massacre at a Colorado movie theater revived the dormant gun control debate in the United States. Neither President Barack Obama nor Republican candidate Mitt Romney are pushing for new gun...

Campaign Pauses in Respect of Colo. Shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The deadly shootings at a movie theater in Colorado have briefly silenced the presidential campaign, prompting both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to cut short their schedules and pull advertising in the state out of respect for the victims and their...

Obama’s Courtside Look at Olympics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama basked in the glow of the Olympics on Monday, getting a court side look at USA Basketball team during an exhibition game against Brazil.   SOURCE

Obama Says Hugo Chavez is Not a ‘Serious’ Threat

President Barack Obama said in an interview broadcast late Tuesday that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez—a leftist leader who flaunts close ties with Iran and has become a bugbear for American conservatives—has not posed a “serious” threat to American national...

Young Illegal Immigrants Can Apply for Work Permits

The U.S. Government under the Obama administration will not seek to deport illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children. As many as 800,000 undocumented immigrants stand to benefit from this change. The new rule is said to be politically charged because in a close election this year the...

Obama’s 27 Not-So-Bad Job Months

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – For anyone puzzled by President Barack Obama’s comment last week that the private sector is “doing fine,” it might help to put on his administration’s blinders and focus on the last two...

President Obama Enlists Bill Clinton to Campaign

NEW YORK (Reuters) – President Barack Obama enlisted Bill Clinton to campaign alongside him in New York on Monday, tapping the popular ex-president’s star power to rake in cash for his re-election bid from Wall Street investors and show business...

Obama’s ‘Secret Terrorist Kill List’

When it comes to the “secret kill list”—a regularly updated chart showing the world’s most wanted terrorists—President Barack Obama is the “final moral calculation” in the kill or capture debate, according to the third in a series of New York Times articles assessing his...

Obama has Rough Path to Electoral Votes

President Barack Obama faces new warning signs in a once-promising Southern state and typically Democratic-voting Midwestern states roughly five months before the election, even as he benefits nationally from encouraging economic news and a huge war chest that his fundraisers have given...

Obama Will Not Campaign on Gas Prices

During a brief stop in the battleground State of New Hampshire, President Barack Obama on Thursday criticized Republicans for “licking their chops” over painfully high gas prices and marveled: “Only in politics do people respond to bad news with such...

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