President Obama proposed hiking the minimum wage by more than 20% in his State of the Union address.
President Barack Obama urged the Senate on Thursday (January 24) to confirm without delay his appointment of Mary Jo White to head the Securities and Exchange Commission and his renomination of Richard Cordray as chief of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Obama, in announcing the staff decisions at the White ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell have reached an agreement on a filibuster reform deal.
Vice President Joe Biden stirs speculation he's considering a 2016 presidential run.
Stars from Hollywood joined political big wigs at the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball in Washington, DC.
President Barack Obama mentioned gay rights Monday during his inaugural address, making him the first president to do so.
Musical performances by Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Beyonce, James Taylor and others satisfy viewers.
The First Family enjoyed the inaugural parade from the viewing stand at the White House, as part of the inaugural celebrations in Washington, D.C. Earlier, a confident President Barack Obama kicked off his second term on Monday with an impassioned call for a more inclusive America that rejects partisan rancor ...
The Presidential motorcade moves along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC as it heads from the Capitol to the White House. The motorcade follows Obama's ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol. Despite expectations tempered by lingering economic weakness and a divided Washington, Obama delivered a confident listing of his second-term plans ...
If things had gone differently in November, Representative Paul Ryan might have left the Capitol Monday as vice president of the United States.