After an unprecedented security breach at the White House, the Secret Service is considering new security measures and President Barack Obama said he remains confident. Meanwhile, the accused intruder appeared in federal court.
For President Barack Obama, the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria marked an unexpected foreign policy victory as he plunges the U.S. deeper into a military conflict in the Middle East that he has reluctantly embraced.
President Barack Obama is calling the problem of sexual assault on college campuses "an affront to our basic humanity." At the White House Friday, Obama unveiled a new campaign to change the way people think about campus sexual assault.
Senior administration officials said on Thursday that President Barack Obama will highlight strides the United States has made on climate change when he addresses a major U.N. climate summit next week. About 120 heads of state and government, in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, are expected to attend the summit on Tuesday hosted by U.N.
A CBS-New York Times poll finds that 57 percent of the country believes the president has not been tough enough in dealing with ISIS. At a visit to U.S. Central Command in Tampa, the president rejected comments that U.S. ground troops might be necessary in Iraq and Syria.
The Democratic National Committee today announced the first ad in a seven figure national paid media campaign for the fall that will mobilize key constituencies of the Democratic Party to turn out in November’s election. The first ad, ‘Obstruction’ features President Obama and will air on African American radio stations nationally.
President Obama Addresses the Nation on the ISIL Threat
Speaking from the State Floor in the White House on September 10, 2014, President Obama addressed the nation on the situation in Iraq and the United States' strategy to degrade and defeat ISIL, a terrorist organization.