Obama Says There's More To Do In Helping VeteransPresident Obama said that the U.S. has made serious strides in improving services for military veterans, but work remains to overcome the shortcomings in the delivery of health care, housing and mental health services.
Obama To Expand Refugee Program For Central AmericansThe Obama administration is expanding efforts to help Central American families and children legally immigrate to the United States amid another surge of migrants caught crossing the border illegally.
Memorials Set For Dallas Officers Killed In AmbushAs the investigation into the police ambush in downtown Dallas continues on Monday, so does the outpouring of support for Dallas police officers. Services are planned this week for the five officers who lost their lives.
Obama Says U.S. "Not As Divided" As Some SuggestPresident Obama on Saturday rejected the notion that this week's stunning violence is a signal that the U.S. has returned to some of the darkest days of its past. "America is not as divided as some have suggested," he said.
Obama Says America Is "Horrified" Over Dallas AttackPresident Obama said Friday that America is "horrified" by what appears to be a planned sniper shooting targeting police officers in Dallas, and said that there is no justification for the violence.
Obama "Deeply Disturbed" By Police ShootingsPresident Obama took to Facebook on Thursday afternoon to express his thoughts about this week's police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota. "All Americans should be deeply troubled by the fatal shootings," he said.
Obama Urges Congress To Pass Zika Prevention BillPresident Obama said that a vaccine for the Zika virus could be developed in "fairly short order" if Congress acted quickly to pass a bill that would prevent the spread of the disease.
White House Official: Obama Briefed On UK Vote To Bolt EUThe U.S. is reacting cautiously to the decision by Britain's voters to bolt the 28-nation European Union, with a White House official saying only that President Barack Obama is being kept up to date on developments.
President Obama Meets With National Security Team On Islamic StatePresident Barack Obama is meeting with his National Security Council for an update on the U.S.-led campaign against the Islamic State group.
President Obama Calls Commander After Fort Hood Flood DeathsPresident Barack Obama is offering condolences and praise to the community of Fort Hood, Texas, following the death of nine soldiers in a flood during a training exercise.
'Myth-Busting' Obama Tries To Debunk GOP On EconomyPresident Obama went on a 'myth-busting' mission Wednesday aimed at undermining Republican arguments about the economy, working to give cover to Democrats to embrace his policies ahead of the presidential election.
Texas Suing Over Obama's Transgender DirectiveThe state of Texas is suing the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity, Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday.