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On St. Patrick’s Day, Beer Is Bipartisan

On St. Patrick’s Day, Beer Is Bipartisan

Hemera/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama and Rick Santorum have at least one thing they can agree on: Both men chose a stout Guinness to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.The president drew his beer at a local pub in Washington, wading …

Former Obama Economic Adviser Warns Unemployment Could Rise

Former Obama Economic Adviser Warns Unemployment Could Rise

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — The economy added more jobs than expected in each of the past three months, pushing down the unemployment rate to 8.3 percent and marking the best six-month streak of jobs numbers since 2008.But President Obama’s former ec…

Anti-Abortion Activist Challenges Obama in Democratic Primary

Anti-Abortion Activist Challenges Obama in Democratic Primary

Digital Vision/Thi​nkstock(OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla.) — Veteran anti-abortion activist Randall Terry won more than 18,400 votes, or 18 percent, in Oklahoma’s Democratic presidential primary Tuesday — a significant showing in a year when incum…

Newt Gingrich: Obama’s Goal Is ‘$8 or $9 a Gallon’ Gas

Newt Gingrich: Obama’s Goal Is ‘$8 or $9 a Gallon’ Gas

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich chided the Obama administration on Sunday morning, saying the president has “a goal getting us to pay European-level prices” for gas.“This president and …

Obama Calls Governors of Storm-Ravaged States

Obama Calls Governors of Storm-Ravaged States

Pete Souza/Official White House Photo(WASHINGTON) — President Obama called the governors of Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky on Saturday regarding the deadly tornados that have claimed at least 35 lives across a wide swath of the United States since Friday…

Military Mom’s Story Has Romney Questioning How Obama Sleeps

Military Mom’s Story Has Romney Questioning How Obama Sleeps

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(BEAVERCREEK, Ohio) — After a military mother told him her daughter doesn’t understand her mission in the Air Force, Mitt Romney questioned how President Obama can “sleep at night,” knowing troops overseas don&…

Gingrich Won’t Criticize Limbaugh, Calls Obama Opportunistic

Gingrich Won’t Criticize Limbaugh, Calls Obama Opportunistic

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(HAMILTON, Ohio) — Newt Gingrich avoided criticizing Rush Limbaugh for publicly assailing Sandra Fluke over her testimony to Congress advocating for health insurance companies to cover birth control, but he was quick to attac…

Super Bowl at the White House: A Family Affair in 2012

Super Bowl at the White House: A Family Affair in 2012

Annie Leibovitz/Official White House Photo(WASHINGTON) — There won’t be a flashy Super Bowl party at the White House this year.After three consecutive years of playing host to dozens of members of Congress, cabinet secretaries and Hollywood star…

Yemen’s President Seeks Medical Treatment in the US

Yemen’s President Seeks Medical Treatment in the US

GAMAL NOMAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Obama administration is reluctantly allowing Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh to enter the United States sometime this week,  a U.S. official tells ABC News.Saleh is expected to receive a U…

Obama Campaign Undecided on 2012 ‘Catchphrase’

Obama Campaign Undecided on 2012 ‘Catchphrase’

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The man who made “Change we can believe in” and “Yes, we can” hallmarks of the 2008 presidential race is still searching for a catchy phrase to define his next campaign.”We’re still working on it,” Presi…

President Obama, Hillary Clinton Named Most Admired Americans

President Obama, Hillary Clinton Named Most Admired Americans

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — When asked without prompting to name the living man and woman whom they most admire in the world, more Americans name Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton than any other figures.The Gallup rankings, t…

Obama Departs for Delayed Hawaiian Vacation

Obama Departs for Delayed Hawaiian Vacation

TOBY MELVILLE/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama is on his way to a delayed Hawaiian vacation with his family now that the showdown over extending the payroll tax cut has been settled. He called it “some good news just in the nick of…

Voters Ask Romney, ‘Why You and Not Him?’

Voters Ask Romney, ‘Why You and Not Him?’

Toni Sandys/The Washington Post(CONWAY, N.H.) — At the sixth and final stop of the second day of his whirlwind New Hampshire bus tour, Mitt Romney was faced with a question he’s likely to hear again and again, especially if he becomes the GOP no…

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