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House Speaker John Boehner says President Obama's tax plans and veto threats "just aren't the wrong policies, they're the wrong priorities."
Total enrollment for 2015 now exceeds 7 million on the federal Obamacare exchange.
The president challenged Republicans to support his push on education, child care and middle class tax breaks.
Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst said voters sent a "loud and clear" message in the midterm elections and pledged to forge ahead with Republican's legislative agenda.
It may be the only line Americans remember from the 2015 State of the Union address.
Twitter lit up when the White House Twitter account shared a photo featuring a tan suit belonging to President Obama.
President Obama, facing a new Republican majority in Congress, asked for a broad package of reform in his annual address to lawmakers.
The U.S. should eliminate the threat posed by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to a member of the Saudi Arabian royal family.
President Obama wants to use the tax code to slow the widening gap between the richest and poorest Americans.
President Obama's proposed cybersecurity policy, if passed, may not address the fundamental threat to businesses and consumers.
Obama has two goals: further associate himself with the recovering economy and tilt the Democratic Party toward a populist platform, Politico's Ben White says.
The former House majority leader says he's worried that President Obama will "inflame and conflict with" the new Republican Congress in his State of the Union speech.
In his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, Obama will challenge Congress to back his tax-raising ideas for helping the middle class.
Obama's top economic aide cites "strong economic logic" behind the idea of new tax hikes on the rich to pay for broad tax cuts.
Americans have emerged from the economic pessimism caused by the Great Recession and financial crisis, according to a NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll.
NY's Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce a trade mission to the Caribbean island, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
The U.S. and its allies conducted 29 airstrikes on Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq in a 24-hour period, the joint task force said.
Top U.S. health official Marilyn Tavenner resigned as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Friday.
The great goal of our age is the defeat of radical Islam. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal gets it, says Larry Kudlow.
Authorities do not need to change course on balancing security and privacy, President Barack Obama and British PM David Cameron said.
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