President Obama


Student loans

Another plan to ease the student-loan burden

Jun 9, 2014
This one will expand the pay-as-you go program for government loans
Posted In: student loans, debt, President Obama

President Obama to increase military presence in Europe

Jun 3, 2014
President Obama is asking for up to $1 billion to boost military in Europe
Posted In: Russia, ukraine, President Obama

Why 'infrastructure' may be the new political buzzword

May 14, 2014
There's enough to make you wonder if it's the new "addicted to foreign oil".
Posted In: President Obama, infrastructure

President Obama travels east, still pledging a 'pivot'

Apr 21, 2014
The President will visit East Asia this week – stopping in Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines and South Korea.
Posted In: F-35, asia, Southeast Asia, President Obama, military spending

How to make a White House Summit more than a photo op

Apr 16, 2014
The White House hosts summits on everything from healthy foods to diversity in technology. But what's the real utility of these gatherings?
Posted In: white house, President Obama, summit

You can be the President, I'd rather be the Pope

Mar 27, 2014
The widening gap between rich and poor is decried by both the president and Pope
Posted In: pope francis, income inequality, President Obama

The value of an Obama commencement speech

Mar 21, 2014
The president will deliver the commencement address at UC Irvine
Posted In: commencement speech, President Obama

President Obama makes the rounds stumping for ACA

Mar 20, 2014
President Obama has popped up in some unlikely places this month.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, President Obama, Ellen DeGeneres

Where President Obama "shops"

Feb 18, 2014
The President announced ambitious new EPA targets today -- at a Safeway.
Posted In: EPA, President Obama

'Grand bargain' or no, corporations come out ahead, right?

Jul 30, 2013
Proposed cut in corporate tax rate could cost multinationals more, domestic companies less.
Posted In: Washington, President Obama, Jobs, grand bargain