White House: Obama supports spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama will sign a $1.1 trillion spending bill that has drawn widespread opposition f…

Senate committee votes for new war powers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday voted to authorize President Barack Obama’s war against the Islamic Sta…

Massive defense bill clears Senate hurdle

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sweeping defense policy bill that would give President Barack Obama authority to expand the campaign against Islamic mil…

Obama promotes trade, tax fix, innovation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday declared himself “much more optimistic” than he was last year about completing a major …