Obama Administration

Earlier this week, President Obama admitted there was “no excuse” for the problems with the online sign-up process for the new health insurance exchanges created…

When it comes to typos on Twitter, Dan Pfeiffer’s couldn’t have been “bigger”. Looks like Dan Pfeiffer, Senior Advisor to the President for Strategy and Communications didn’t read his tweet before hitting send. The result is this embarrassing gem of a typo below: Pfeiffer immediately apologized for his “horrendous typo”.

After all the criticism following her endorsement of Mitt Romney last year, Stacey Dash’s political views have made headlines again. During a recent Fox News interview, Dash revealed that she only voted for President Obama “because he was black.” “I didn’t know anything about [Obama] when I voted for him in 2008. My choice to do so […]

By Rep. André Carson Earlier this week, President Barack Obama stood before an excited crowd in Shaker Heights, Ohio to boldly announce his appointment of former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray as the first Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). SEE ALSO: Romney Takes Huge Lead Are GOP Debates Out Of Control? This […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it is expanding the FBI’s more than eight-decade-old definition of rape to reflect a better understanding of the crime and to broaden protections. SEE ALSO: Man Sues Wiz Khalifa Over Hit Song The new definition counts men as victims for the first time and drops the requirement that […]

CAIRO (AP) — The U.S. increased pressure Friday on Egypt’s military rulers to hand over power to civilian leaders, and the generals turned to a Mubarak-era politician to head a new government in a move that failed to satisfy the more than 100,000 protesters who jammed Tahrir Square in the biggest rally yet this week. […]

WASHINGTON — The Obama Administration — through the Environmental Protection Agency — awarded more than $6.2 million towards workforce development in 21 minority communities. The investment seeks to provide underprivileged populations the same degree of protection as their wealthy counterparts. Visit the EPA Website In addition to providing marketable skills, part of the grant funding […]

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is negotiating with lawmakers to avoid exacerbating another financial crisis, by compromising with Republicans to have major spending cuts in exchange for raising the government’s borrowing limit. The United States government is set to default on its loans on Aug. 2, due to hitting its debt limit of $14.29 trillion […]

Newt Gingrich is the latest white politician to claim the Obama administration has failed Black America. As the political gears roll into action for the 2012 elections, the Republicans look to take the Black vote away from the incumbent president’s reelection bid. An article on The Grio discusses whether or not Gingrich and his Republican […]

President Barack Obama this week will urge Congress to permanently extend and expand a research and development tax credit to encourage job growth.

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is providing $3 billion to unemployed homeowners facing foreclosure in the nation’s toughest job markets.