White House says tax reform could help fund it
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After Obama finished his State of the Union address, he picked up the phone for a call with Organizing for Action, his new nonprofit.
If the past four years are any guide, listen closely to what Obama says he plans to do. It’ll probably happen.
It’s been Washington’s worst kept secret: Just what new gun regulations will Barack Obama and Joe Biden recommend in the wake of the Sandy Hill Elementary mass shooting?
TIME’s photo editors bring you the best pictures of the past week from the Beltway and beyond.
Bristling with optimism and a can-do pep, President Obama asked for his pessimistic nation’s attention on Tuesday night to announce he would not stand the naysayers any longer. “Anyone who tells you that America is in decline …
Couching his argument in terms of fairness, President Obama proposed a range of policy initiatives Tuesday night in his State of the Union address, asking Congress to shift a heavier tax burden onto the very wealthiest earners, …
In an exclusive interview with TIME’s Fareed Zakaria, President Obama opens up on Iran, Afghanistan, China and the challenges the U.S. faces in navigating a rapidly changing world. A full transcript of their conversation follows
President Obama dismissed Republican rival Mitt Romney’s critiques of his foreign policy credentials Wednesday in an exclusive TIME interview, saying the GOP front runner’s attacks are little more than primary posturing that …
Most American politics is transactional. Politicians offer tax cuts, benefit increases and all kinds of other things–a new road, the right to carry a concealed handgun, etc.–in exchange for your vote. The assumption is that you are rational; you will do what you believe is in your interest. Re-election campaigns tend to serve as …