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Obama urges action over tax scheme
BBC - 11 Hours ago
US President Barack Obama has urged lawmakers to end a tax loophole that allows US companies to avoid paying US corporate taxes. He accused firms of "cherry picking" the rules, by moving their tax base
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Will an Ethics Scandal—and Jimmy Carter's Grandson—Bring Georgia's GOP Governor
Mother Jones - 73 Minutes ago
Could a Carter from Georgia once again win because of a scandal-plagued Republican? Democrat Jason Carter—grandson of former President Jimmy Carter—is challenging first-term Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal this
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Obama Running Out of Time to Fill Vacant Fed Board Seats
BusinessWeek - 5 Hours ago
President Barack Obama is running out of time to fill two empty seats on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors this year, just as U.S. central bankers start to lay plans to exit from record monetary
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UPDATE 2-Obama rails against corporate maneuver to evade U.S. taxes
Reuters UK - 7 Hours ago
5:02am BST (Updates with quotes, background on Walgreen) By Jeff Mason LOS ANGELES, July 24 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday hammered U.S. companies that avoid federal taxes by
Obama rails against corporate maneuver to evade U.S. taxes Investing.com
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President Obama hits 'corporate deserters' in populist L.A. speech
Chicago Tribune - 7 Hours ago
President Obama speaks Thursday at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College on the second day of a campaign swing in the city. (Jabin Botsford / Los Angeles Times / July 24, 2014) Related World crises
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U.S. House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against Obama
Reuters UK - 7 Hours ago
Thu, Jul 24 2014 By WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday took another step toward authorizing a lawsuit against President Barack Obama, claiming he has
CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-U.S. House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against Obama Reuters UK
UPDATE 1-U.S. House panel votes to authorize lawsuit against Obama Reuters
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Obama Plan Would Let Young Hondurans Enter US as Refugees
NewsMax.com - 8 Hours ago
The Obama administration is considering a two-year, $47 million pilot program that would screen children and young adults in Honduras to qualify them to enter the U.S. as refugees or on humanitarian emergency
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Democrats embarrass GOP with lawsuit amendments
MSNBC - 8 Hours ago
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Obama, Netherlands' Rutte agree more sanctions needed on Russia
Reuters - 8 Hours ago
U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by phone with Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte on Thursday and the White House said both agreed on the need to impose more sanctions on Russia for continuing to
Obama, Netherlands’ Rutte agree more sanctions needed on Russia GMA News Online
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Democrats turn Boehner lawsuit back on GOP
MSNBC - 9 Hours ago
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Democrats' lawsuit amendments embarrass GOP
MSNBC - 9 Hours ago
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White House: Obama Offers Netherlands Condolences
ABC News - 9 Hours ago
President Barack Obama and Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte (RUH'-tuh) are in agreement that Russia is still working to destabilize Ukraine. And the White House says they agree Russia should face
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On Obama's private L.A. schedule: a meeting with Father Boyle
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
“The homies just loved him. Afterward they were saying, 'He’s one of us.' ” Homeboy Industries is a much-praised Los Angeles-based program that helps former gang members turn their lives around, and
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Christie, Haley Challenge White House Handling of Migrant Children
ABC News - 9 Hours ago
10:33pm Govs. Nikki Haley of South Carolina and Chris Christie of New Jersey had harsh words for the White House’s handling of the border crisis during a Republican governors’ panel at the Aspen Ideas
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Paul Ryan: GOP poverty policy leader
MSNBC - 9 Hours ago
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Between high-end fundraisers, Obama talks middle-class issues
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
After zipping through the backyards and wallets of rich Democratic donors, President Obama concluded a West Coast fundraising swing on Thursday by trying to shift his focus back to the middle class.
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GOP candidate floats Christie bombshell
MSNBC - 9 Hours ago
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Ignatius: In Afghanistan and Iran, John Kerry brings some reasons for hope
Washington Post - 9 Hours ago
By , T he world has been so chaotic lately that it was easy to overlook two U.S. diplomatic maneuvers — involving the turbulent nations of Afghanistan and Iran — that avoided what could have been dangerous
In Afghanistan and Iran, John Kerry brings some reasons for hope Washington Post
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Krauthammer: The vacant presidency
Washington Post - 9 Hours ago
By , The president’s demeanor is worrying a lot of people. From the immigration crisis on the Mexican border to the Islamic State rising in Mesopotamia, Barack Obama seems totally detached from the
The Vacant Presidency The Patriot Post
Charles Krauthammer: Obama's vacant presidency Gazette Extra!
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Democratic Montana senator faces plagiarism report amid reelection bid
Los Angeles Times - 9 Hours ago
"I don't want to blame my mistake on PTSD, but I do want to say it may have been a factor," Walsh told the Associated Press after the New York Times on Wednesday detailed examples of his evident plagiarism.
Democratic Montana senator faces plagiarism report amid election bid McClatchy DC
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Obama goes after overseas mergers used by firms to dodge taxes
San Francisco Chronicle - 10 Hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- - Staking out a populist stand ahead of the midterm elections, President Obama on Thursday demanded "economic patriotism" from U.S. corporations that use legal means to avoid U.S. taxes
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Cheney on Iraq: Blame Obama
CNN - 10 Hours ago
(CNN) -- Although a fierce critic of Barack Obama, former Vice President Dick Cheney does not support calls from some on the far right of his party to impeach him, saying it would simply create a distraction.
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Honduran President: US Policy Partly to Blame for Border Crisis
NewsMax.com - 10 Hours ago
The president of Honduras lays part of the blame for the border crisis on an unclear immigration policy of the United States. "Among other things, there's a lack of clarity in the migratory policy of
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First Lady Michelle Obama raises money for Democrats in Chicago
Chicago Tribune - 10 Hours ago
_ First Lady Michelle Obama returned to her hometown Thursday and decried the effects of gun violence on Chicago’s youth as she told a group of campaign donors to “write the biggest, fattest check that
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UPDATE 1-Obama presses to end corporate trick for evading taxes
Reuters UK - 10 Hours ago
Thu, Jul 24 2014 (Adds Obama remarks, reaction) By Jeff Mason LOS ANGELES, July 24 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday hammered U.S. companies that avoid federal taxes by shifting
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