Barack Obama has remained largely detached from the political debate since leaving office on January 20, in keeping with presidential tradition.
The former US leader has remained largely detached from the political debate since leaving office on January 20, in keeping with presidential tradition.
Altogether some 6,900 Americans have been killed in overseas wars since the September 11, 2001, attacks, the overwhelming majority under Bush and Obama. Since Trump took office in January, about two dozen US service members have been killed.
Michelle Obama took to social media to share their wedding picture with a heartfelt message and Barack Obama responded with an adorable video.
Trump administration has sent conflicting signals on immigration issue, a focus of Trump’s 2016 campaign. Candidate Trump promised to end DACA and ultimately fulfilled that promise, but he has also expressed sympathy for young immigrants it benefited.
He says the transition from the agriculture economy to the industrial economy happened over the course of 150 years, but that the technological revolution is happening in 20 years.
General Dunford completes his first term on September 30. President Barack Obama had tapped Dunford for the job.
Australia agreed on a deal with former US President Barack Obama late last year under which up to 1,250 refugees held in the Australian camps will be offered residency. US President Donald Trump has described the deal as “dumb” but begrudgingly said he will honour it.
According to a report in The Washington Post late on Sunday, in November last year, Barack Obama made a personal appeal to Mark Zuckerberg to take the threat of fake news and political disinformation seriously.
US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer dismissed the late effort to revise the bill and add money for a few states, calling it “just as bad for those states and the rest of the states because it still contains a massive cut to Medicaid.”
The Senate Finance Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on Monday in an attempt to build support for the bill and to tamp down Democratic criticisms the measure has not been thoroughly vetted.
Barack Obama said, “It was Gandhi’s understanding of India’s stories and traditions, his attention to the marginalised voices in Africa, that helped him gather a movement that drove out the world’s most successful empire.”
Thanks to Redditors, the photo has resurfaced and it’s doctored images will leave you ROFL-ing. From T-Rex to Donald Trump, there was every element in this photobattle.
“This guy, Bill Cassidy, just lied right to my face,” Kimmel said on his show on Tuesday night, referring to the senator who since May had touted a “Jimmy Kimmel test” of standards any Obamacare replacement would need to possess.
For both Harvey and Irma, the Red Cross is among the hurricane-response groups recommended by Charity Navigator, a watchdog group that rates charities on their finances and transparency.