1:47 pm, January 29, 2015

Government News

Kerry: Violent extremism is not Islamic

US Secretary of State calls for global effort against extremism that avoids alienating Muslims

Friday - 01/23/2015, 02:54pm EST

Obama offers condolences on death of Saudi King Abdullah

Obama expresses condolences and sympathies upon the death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah

Friday - 01/23/2015, 02:22pm EST

Citizens United demonstrators charged with misdemeanors

Protesters who disrupted a session of the US Supreme Court each facing misdemeanor charges

Friday - 01/23/2015, 02:10pm EST

Saudi King Abdullah, a gradual modernizer, dead at 90

Saudi King Abdullah, dead at 90, pushed gradual reforms at home, led Arab Spring backlash

Friday - 01/23/2015, 01:34pm EST

US: Long-awaited Ebola vaccine study coming soon in Liberia

US says long-awaited studies of Ebola vaccines to begin soon in Liberia, later in Sierra Leone

Friday - 01/23/2015, 01:26pm EST

Obama to pass on meeting Netanyahu during Washington visit

Citing Israeli elections, Obama to pass on meeting Netanyahu during Washington visit

Friday - 01/23/2015, 12:44pm EST

NTSB: Planes should have technologies so they can be found

Investigators: Airliners should be equipped with technologies so they can be found

Friday - 01/23/2015, 12:06pm EST

The ever-growing list of Obama veto threats

The ever-growing list of Obama veto threats

Friday - 01/23/2015, 04:30am EST

Obama idea to trim college savings plans hits GOP opposition

GOP lawmakers oppose Obama proposal to boost education tax credit, cut college savings plans

Friday - 01/23/2015, 03:30am EST

Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube personalities

GloZell Green has a question: Obama joins YouTube personalities in search of broader audience

Friday - 01/23/2015, 03:22am EST

Under pressure to govern, divisions emerge among House GOP

This time, it's a rebellion of the pragmatists as new divisions emerge within the House GOP

Friday - 01/23/2015, 03:22am EST

US, Cuba move toward embassies, disagree on human rights

US, Cuba end 2 days of historic talks with progress on embassies, disagreement on human rights

Friday - 01/23/2015, 02:42am EST

Iraq coalition tensions emerge in Islamic State fight

Tensions emerge between Iraq, US-led coalition in battle against Islamic State group

Friday - 01/23/2015, 02:40am EST

Budget Chairman promises GOP plan to balance in decade

Senate Budget Chairman Enzi promises GOP fiscal blueprint will balance within 10 years

Friday - 01/23/2015, 12:00am EST

House heads to vote next week on border security legislation

House moves toward vote on border security bill as Republicans try to chart immigration agenda

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 10:10pm EST

State Department reduces US Embassy personnel in Yemen

State Department reduces US Embassy personnel in Yemen amid rebellion

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 08:29pm EST

Reporters elected to congressional press panel

Reporters from AP, Washington Post, NJ Advance/Star-Ledger elected to press panel

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 08:10pm EST

After accident, Reid says Senate re-election bid is on track

Senate Democratic leader Reid, recovering from accident, says 2016 re-election bid on track

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 07:20pm EST

Obama highlights child care in GOP strongholds of Kansas

Obama pushed his child care proposal in GOP strongholds of Kansas

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 06:38pm EST

Wendell Ford, ex-Kentucky governor, US senator, dies at 90

Wendell Ford, former governor and US senator known for fierce loyalty to Kentucky, dies at 90

Thursday - 01/22/2015, 06:10pm EST
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