A major concern for football and other youth sports, concussions, will be the topic of a White House conference on May 29. President Obama will host the White House Healthy Kids and Safe Sports Concussion Summit.
Warning from President Barack Obama to congressional Republicans: I have a veto pen and, come January, I won't be afraid to use it. Since taking office in 2009, Obama has only vetoed legislation twice, both in fairly minor circumstances. But with Republicans set to take full control of Congress next year, Obama is losing his last bulwark against a barrage of bills he doesn't like: the Senate. "I haven't used the veto pen very often since I've been in office," Obama said in an NPR interview...
Obama Calls For Criminal Justice Reform During SOTU Address
We may have different takes on the events of Ferguson and New York. But surely we can understand a father who fears his son can’t walk home without being harassed. Surely we can understand the wife who won’t rest until the police officer she married walks through the front door at the end of his shift
A federal judge put a temporary hold on President Obama's executive action that is meant to protect millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation. It was in response to a lawsuit filed by 26 states that say the president had no authority to impose the costly programs.
President Obama delivered remarks at Selma, Ala., marking "Bloody Sunday" anniversary on Mar. 7, before joining tens of thousands of marchers at the foot of the iconic civil rights landmark to commemorate the historical day.