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Obama: Truth About What Happened In Baltimore Must Come Out

The president said justice must be served and all evidence must be presented in order to find out what happened to Freddie Gray.

05/01/2015

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Obama: ‘They’re Not Protesting; They’re Stealing’

President Obama comments on Baltimore’s state of emergency, saying there’s no excuse for the kind of violence we saw Monday.

04/28/2015

Actress Kerry Washington speaks during Variety Studio Actors on Actors presented by Autograph Collection Hotels on March 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Variety)

What If Kerry Washington Becomes President?

The 2016 presidential election is right around the corner, but what if someone more famous ran; someone like a celebrity?

04/19/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

04/01/2015

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Obama Talks About ‘The Wire’ With Creator David Simon

Talk of overhauling the criminal justice system is serious business – but before diving into the subject, President Barack Obama had something else he wanted to say.

03/27/2015

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GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

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Political Leaders Discuss Senator Barbara Mikulski’s Legacy

Political leaders are praising Barbara Mikulski and her legacy.

03/02/2015

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Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.

02/24/2015

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Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean Energy

President Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.

02/11/2015

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Obama Weighs In On Measles, Deflated Footballs, Politics

President Barack Obama on Sunday encouraged parents to vaccinate their children and said the U.S. is doing everything in its power to rescue a 26-year-old woman held by the Islamic State, speaking in a wide-ranging interview also covering football and politics.

02/01/2015

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Md. Lawmakers Consider Paid Sick Leave Bill

Maryland lawmakers are consider a bill that would allow workers to earn paid sick leave.

01/27/2015

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Man Tells Police Drone Crash At White House Was Accidental

Emergency response at the White House this morning, as Secret Service went into reaction mode once a unmanned drone crashed into the presidential mansion.

01/26/2015

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