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With GOP help, Obama gets his trade agenda

Two weeks after his own Democratic Party handed him an embarrassing defeat on trade, President Barack Obama maneuvered his way back to victory, salvaging...

Clinton urges Obama to use trade fight

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday that President Barack Obama should use a setback in Congress to seek the best possible trade agreement with 11...

For Obama, a humiliating defeat on trade bill

The House derailed a high-profile trade bill on Friday in a humiliating defeat for President Barack Obama inflicted by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and...

Obama gets testy as trade bill vote approaches

Barack Obama moved to quell a Democratic Party revolt Thursday, on the eve of a tight Congressional vote that could scuttle his trade agenda...

Obama: No back up if court rules against Obamacare

President Barack Obama says he has no alternate plan if the Supreme Court invalidates a key benefit of his health care law and he...

Obama blames ‘handful’ for blocking Patriot Act

Blaming a "handful of senators" for stalled national security legislation, President Barack Obama said Friday he has told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and...

Ethanol plan: More political impact than anything else

The Obama administration's latest plan on ethanol, the corn-based renewable fuel, probably will not have a major effect on pump prices, but could have...

Appeals court deals Obama with immigration setback

President Barack Obama's plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation was dealt another setback on Tuesday when a U.S. appeals court refused...

Say what? A Memorial Day without war?

President Barack Obama heralded the first U.S. Memorial Day in 14 years without a major ground war in an annual ceremony of remembrance on...

Energy abundance: Bad news for Republicans?

Republicans have had to watch from the sidelines as the Obama White House has taken political credit for America's unexpected energy boom and tumbling...