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President Barack Obama awards former President Bill Clinton the Presidential Medal of Freedom, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Obama opens JFK tribute with freedom medals

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama opened a day of tributes to former President John F. Kennedy on Wednesday by bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on prominent Americans, 50 years after Kennedy was assassinated […]

11/20/2013

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking after receiving the Liberty Medal during a ceremony at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on Sept. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

Outside political groups coalescing around Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — As Hillary Rodham Clinton privately weighs a second White House run, pieces of the Democratic establishment are beginning to fall into place publicly to help her possible candidacy. Several super political action […]

11/18/2013

In this Sept. 5, 2012 photo, President Barack Obama, accompanied by former President Bill Clinton are seen at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Clinton says Obama should honor health care pledge

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adding pressure to fix the administration’s problem-plagued health care program, former President Bill Clinton says President Barack Obama should find a way to let people keep their health coverage, even if it […]

11/12/2013

President Barack Obama gestures to describe the height of his daughters as he speaks at an Organizing for Action event in Washington, Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Obama’s simple promises vex complex health rollout

WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounded so simple. Too simple, it turns out. President Barack Obama’s early efforts to boil down an intricate health care law so Americans could understand it are coming back to haunt […]

11/05/2013

In this Oct. 11, 2013 file photo, Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio is pursued by reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington after a two-hour meeting at the White House with President Barack Obama and Senate leaders. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Outlaw shutdowns? That might make Congress worse

WASHINGTON (AP) — There is a way to prevent government shutdowns. A change in U.S. law would keep federal workers on the job and ensure that treasured sites like the Statue of Liberty and Yosemite […]

10/28/2013

Franklin (l) and Billy Graham (AP Photo)

Evangelist Billy Graham turns 95 next month

  NEW YORK (AP) — A major celebration is planned next month for the 95th birthday of the Rev. Billy Graham. Graham’s son Franklin said Tuesday that between 600 and 700 people have been invited […]

10/15/2013

Demonstrators display placards and chant during a rally to end the government shutdown, Thursday, Oct. 10,2013, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/ Luis M. Alvarez)

As shutdown drags on, is it time to call in mediator?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Maybe it’s time to call in a mediator — if there’s one not on furlough. President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans are in stalemate over a partial government shutdown now in its […]

10/10/2013

This Sept. 9, 2013 photo, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sits with her daughter Chelsea Clinton before she speaks about Syria in the South Court Auditorium on the White House Complex in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Chelsea Clinton: Mom asks about baby plans daily

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton may or may not run for president. But daughter Chelsea is hoping to bestow another title on her: grandmother. The daughter of Hillary and former president Bill Clinton […]

10/03/2013

In this Sept. 5, 2012 photo, President Barack Obama, accompanied by former President Bill Clinton are seen at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Health care law reuniting Obama, Bill Clinton

NEW YORK (AP) — Health care is reuniting President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton. The two are set to appear together Tuesday to discuss Obama’s health care law at a session sponsored by […]

09/24/2013

The White House South Lawn

Court rules against disclosure of White House visitor list

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that White House visitor logs for the president and most of his staff are not public information subject to disclosure requirements of the Freedom of Information […]

08/30/2013

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