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President Obama Announces Executive Action On Immigration Reform

OPB |Nov. 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: We get reaction to President Obama's speech, which outlined executive action to provide temporary relief for nearly five million immigrants who are in the country illegally.

Could The Midterms Shakeup U.S. Foreign Policy?

OPB |Nov. 19, 2014 12:40 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: In the wake of a sweeping Republican victory on election night, we'll examine the implications for President Obama's foreign policy agenda.

Leon Panetta Takes Issue With Obama In "Worthy Fights"

OPB |Oct. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We catch up with former U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta to talk about some of the issues in his new memoir.

President Obama Outlines Military Action Against ISIS

OPB |Sept. 11, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll discuss President Obama's prime time speech outlining possible military action against ISIS.

U.S. Supreme Court Wraps With Hobby Lobby And Union Cases

OPB |June 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll analyze the much-anticipated Hobby Lobby case about contraceptive mandates and look back at the term with two law professors.

What Are The Legal Hurdles For The EPA's New Carbon Regulations?

OPB |June 02, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: The Obama administration announced plans to cut coal power plant emissions by 30 percent by 2030. What legal challenges will the rules face?

HHS Nominee Wants Money Back From Failed Exchanges

OPB |May 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nominee, Sylvia Matthews Burwell, says she'd like to retrieve federal money from states like Oregon whose healthcare exchange has failed.

President Obama Speaks on Russia, Healthcare and the Economy

Aug. 09, 2013 1:06 p.m.

We'll react to President Obama's press conference with our weekly News Roundtable.

Obama Addresses Military Policy

May 23, 2013 12:40 p.m.

President Obama gave a speech today addressing the Guantanamo Bay detention camp and the use of drones.

Sen. Wyden Wants Transparency On Drone Program

Feb. 11, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Ron Wyden questions the Obama administration's use of drones and targeted killings.

Obama Nominates REI CEO For Interior Secretary

Feb. 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Obama's nomination for Interior Secretary has had stints at Washington Mutual and Mobil Corporation in addition to REI.

What Will the Election Mean for SCOTUS?

Nov. 08, 2012 12:06 p.m.

With President Obama winning another four years in office, what changes can we expect at the Supreme Court?

News Roundtable

Oct. 26, 2012 12:20 p.m.

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

Third Presidential Debate

Oct. 23, 2012 12:25 p.m.

Did you watch the last presidential debate of 2012? What were you hoping to hear?

Second Presidential Debate

Oct. 17, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Did you watch the second presidential debate? What stood out to you?

News Roundtable

Oct. 12, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

Democratic National Convention: Recap

Sept. 07, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We'll look back at the last two weeks of political conventions and look ahead to the next two months of electioneering.

Democratic National Convention: Fact-Checking and Sen. Merkley

Sept. 06, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We continue our coverage from the Democratic National Convention with a fact check on some of the claims being made, and a conversation with Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley.

Democratic National Convention: Profiles

Sept. 05, 2012 12:06 p.m.

We continue our coverage of the Democratic National Convention.

Democratic National Convention: Day One

Sept. 04, 2012 12:20 p.m.

Our coverage of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina begins.

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