Nation Topics - Barack Obama
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Once again President Barack Obama has come tantalizingly close to being terrific.
What exactly does the president mean when he promises a “clear timeline to wind down the war"?
As in a Rorschach test, people see in him what they want to see. Why don’t we look at his record?
The Supreme Court continues its hearings on President Obama's 2010 Affordable Care Act today in Washington D.C.
To its shame, the Obama administration continues to defend its role in the case of a jailed Yemeni journalist.
Obama breaks new ground when it comes to war with Iran.
Shouldn't it be obvious that birth control coverage is about women's health, not “religious freedom”?
The Obama administration's alternatives to large-scale military operations are, in some ways, far more drastic and dangerous for US interests around the globe.
Betrayal by the “good guys” for whom we have ended up voting has become the norm.
But Washington won't follow through unless the grassroots insurgency of Wisconsin and Occupy grows.