Word On The Street: Michelle Obama Changes Focus To Higher Education
First Lady Michelle Obama is kicking off a new education initiative; her goal is to give more students than ever before the chance at higher education. But with a recent study that shows a college degree might not be worth all the cash you throw at it, we hit the streets to find out what ordinary citizens think of the new initiative.
The First Lady shared a snapshot with her girls Malia Obama and Sasha Obama visiting the Great Wall of China on Sunday. Along with the picturesque photograph, President Barack Obama's wife tweeted "Sharing a moment at the Great Wall #FLOTUSinChina."
U.S. Quietly Moves Detainees Out Of Secretive Afghanistan Prison
The Obama administration has quietly repatriated a dozen detainees from a small U.S. military prison in Afghanistan, moving a modest step closer toward winding down the United States' controversial post-9/11 detainee system. President Barack Obama, in a letter to Congress released on Thursday, informed U.S.
Michelle Obama Makes It Personal at White House Summit
First lady Michelle Obama talked about her personal experience as a working mother of two, to push for family-friendly work policies across the country during the White House Summit on Working Families.
President Barack Obama says he supports temporary measures to keep transportation aid flowing to the states and to keep construction crews on the job. But he pressed Congress for a more permanent solution to the transportation funding shortfall.