Barack Obama


President Obama could make it rain in California

Feb 14, 2014
California's thirst for water may be quenched by federal relief
Posted In: california, drought, California drought 2014, Barack Obama

How the world heard the State of the Union address

Jan 29, 2014
President Obama focused mostly on domestic issues during his speech last night. How did it go over in Europe?
Posted In: State of the Union, Barack Obama

No high-fives in Washington, despite budget deal

Jan 17, 2014
President Obama signed the $1.1 trillion spending bill that funds the federal government through the end of September.
Posted In: Unemployment, budget, Barack Obama

What tech companies want from Obama's NSA proposal

Jan 16, 2014
How tech companies want President Obama to restrict the NSA’s data collection and spying.
Posted In: Barack Obama, nsa, Silicon Valley, technology

President Obama isn't allowed to get a new iPhone for Christmas

Dec 6, 2013
President Obama revealed this week that he isn't allowed to have an iPhone. The Secret Service makes him stick to a BlackBerry.
Posted In: Barack Obama, secret service, Blackberry, encryption

Fast food workers call for a minimum wage hike

Dec 4, 2013
President Obama wants to raise the minimum wage. Good idea?
Posted In: minimum wage, Barack Obama

What's a TV appearance worth?

Sep 9, 2013
President Obama's effort to convince America to take action on Syria involves six TV appearances today and a primetime address tomorrow. What's that kind of exposure worth?
Posted In: Barack Obama, media, television

Apple's White House pals

Aug 6, 2013
What's behind the Obama administration's decision to overturn an International Trade Commission ban in favor of Apple?
Posted In: apple, samsung, Barack Obama

Exclusive interview with Obama! On your Kindle

Jul 30, 2013
A brand new Amazon Kindle Single e-book featuring none other than the president.
Posted In: Amazon, Barack Obama

Middle out: Obama's economy and the service sector

Jul 24, 2013
As the low-paid service sector grows and the old middle-class shrinks -- can the 'middle out' approach help service workers?
Posted In: Barack Obama, middle class