# obama - Today’s News
There’s something for everyone out West this summer.
# obama - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The ruling means many low and middle-income people could face price hikes.
# obama - Thursday 17 July, 2014
Obama said his first priority was to determine whether there were any US citizens were on board.
# obama - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
The First Lady herself grew up in segregated schools. So, you know, it’s a fairly decent photo.
# obama - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
He said he would like to see everyone get back to the table so that the Haas proposals could be adopted.
# obama - Friday 11 July, 2014
Israeli airstrikes continue to bombard Gaza today as the Palestinian death toll reaches 100.
# obama - Thursday 10 July, 2014
It appears his weed-smoking days are behind him.
# obama - Friday 4 July, 2014
The US President’s closest Irish relation was speaking ahead of the official opening of a Barack Obama visitor centre in Moneygall today.
# obama - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
The Supreme Court has decided on a long-running dispute about whether companies can opt out of certain aspects of employee health insurance.
# obama - Friday 27 June, 2014
They White House says it intends to “ramp up US support to the moderate Syrian opposition”.
# obama - Thursday 19 June, 2014
President Obama has vowed not to approve “boots on the ground” in Iraq — three years after a large American force withdrew.
The President would not need Congressional approval regardless of his decision.
# obama - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
However, a “military approach will not be enough”, Iraq’s foreign minister said.
# obama - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
Special forces, working with FBI agents, carried out Sunday’s operation and the suspect
275 US military personnel are being deployed to Baghdad to protect American personnel and the embassy.
# obama - Sunday 15 June, 2014
As many as 279 “terrorists” have been killed in the past 24 hours, security officials said.
# obama - Friday 13 June, 2014
The Iraqi Prime Minister asked the United States to provide military assistance to counter an advance by a Sunni extremist movement.
# obama - Saturday 7 June, 2014
The US taxpayer doesn’t foot the bill, but that doesn’t mean Obama pays full price.
# obama - Friday 6 June, 2014
Both Russian and Ukrainian leaders have jointly called for an end to violence in the region.
The ‘informal conversation’ was their first meeting since the start of the Ukraine crisis.
# obama - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Obama is in Poland and announced a expansion of US military presence in Europe.
# obama - Thursday 29 May, 2014
Efforts to re-start the process chaired by Haass are getting under way in the wake of last Friday’s elections.
# obama - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Under the plan announced at the White House, America will gradually withdraw troops until only a small residual force remains.
# obama - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
They’ll help you carry on.
# obama - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
President Barack Obama made the announcement today.
# obama - Wednesday 30 April, 2014
President Barack Obama believes the death penalty doesn’t deter crime, but still supports it in some cases.
# obama - Monday 28 April, 2014
Team owner Donald Sterling did not attend their NBA playoff loss.
# obama - Saturday 26 April, 2014
President Obama’s former deputy campaign manager said politics was a difficult career regardless of your gender.
The sanctions could be imposed as early as Monday.
# obama - Friday 25 April, 2014
“If anybody is out there drowning, I would save them. I used to be a pretty good swimmer, I grew up in Hawaii.”
# obama - Sunday 20 April, 2014
Officials have confirmed that at least three civilians have been killed in the strikes.
# obama - Friday 18 April, 2014
Obama has warned that if there’s no progress “additional consequences” will be imposed on Russia.
# obama - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
Turchynov spoke of his “full-scale anti-terrorist operation” that aims to dislodge pro-Russian gunmen from their positions.
# obama - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
The US space agency has cut all contacts with Russia, except for cooperation on board the International Space Station.
Baseball big-hitter David Ortiz grabbed POTUS in for a quick selfie.
# obama - Saturday 29 March, 2014
Putin told Obama that Russia was still alarmed over the situation in Ukraine after the fall of president Viktor Yanukovych.
# obama - Friday 28 March, 2014
The Secretary General of the UN has said Putin told him he had “no intention” to make any further incursions into Ukrainian territory.
# obama - Thursday 27 March, 2014
US bishops were among the most outspoken opponents of Obamacare, objecting to its mandatory coverage of contraception.
# obama - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
“One of them was found drunk and passed out in a hotel hallway,” according to the Washington Post.
# obama - Monday 24 March, 2014
The leaders also threatened tougher sanctions against Russia for its annexation of Crimea.
# obama - Friday 21 March, 2014
The Russian President has signed off on legislation to absorb Crimea into Russia. He says he will holding off on any return punitive measures, following the announcement of US sanctions.