The president showed little interest in policy details. If he continues to focus superficially on getting a win instead of learning, Republicans warn that his priorities will continue to be derailed.
Lawmakers are increasingly skeptical of President Trump's claims, but want the Justice Department to answer whether it has been investigating the Trump campaign.
Dahlia Lithwick, the Supreme Court correspondent for Slate, recently sat down with OPB to talk about the future of the nation’s highest court.
Democrats called on Americans to reject the politics of fear and division and elect Hillary Clinton during the third day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden take the stage and Sen. Tim Kaine formerly accepts his nomination as Hillary Clinton's running mate. Here are three things to watch on Day 3.
President Obama is urging all parties in Turkey to support the democratically-elected government of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
President Obama is talking about race and policing in the wake of last week's deadly police shootings and the attack on Dallas police. His message has been fairly consistent, but is anyone listening?
"This is not just a black issue," the president said. "It's not just a Hispanic issue. This is an American issue."
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Barack Obama’s 2004 keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention launched his national political career. But that fateful speech was head for disaster shortly before.
President Barack Obama on Monday directed the federal government to come up with a less reactionary and more long-term strategy for dealing with drought.