Sullivan talks states' rights, AKLNG

...R-Alaska, made it clear in his first-ever address to lawmakers that his intention is to push against President Barack Obama's mandates while working to get things done for the state. Needless to say, his speech was a hit with the Republican...
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Letter: Support diplomacy instead of Israel

...East only enriches the arms dealers at the expense of the people of the countries involved. It is good that President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry are pursuing diplomacy with Iran instead of more sanctions, which would likely lead...
How spending became an American way of life

...debt to leverage her argument. "We have an $18 trillion deficit," she said after pointing the finger at President Barack Obama. "This has not led America to prosperity but rather has posed a national security threat." Of course, as a staunch...
My Turn: Congress should have a say in US-Iran nuclear weapons deal

...generation - whether Iran obtains a nuclear weapon - we are leaving the decision solely to the judgement of John Kerry and Barack Obama.This would reverse important bipartisan precedent. For decades, major civilian nuclear and arms control agreements...
Major piece of anti-IS strategy is stalled

...Iraq's deeply alienated Sunni population, from which the extremist force is drawing money and personnel.President Barack Obama expressed hope in September that a new Iraqi government led by Prime Minister Haider Abadi "understands that in order...
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On two fronts, Iraqi forces battle Islamic State for Tikrit

...airstrikes targeting the extremists has not been involved in the ongoing Tikrit offensive.In November, President Barack Obama authorized the deployment of up to 1,500 more American troops to bolster Iraqi forces, which could more than double...
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People questioned in shooting released

...singing" sound of the gunfire indicated bullets weren't shot up or into the ground.12:30 P.M.President Barack Obama says his thoughts and prayers are with the two police officers who were wounded in a shooting in Ferguson, Missouri...
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Today in history for Tuesday, Mar. 10

...have him arrested him for tardiness; a back injury was blamed. (Jackson was acquitted.)Five years ago: President Barack Obama denounced waste, inefficiency and downright fraud in the government's health care system as he sought to rally public...
Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic

...companies no earlier than 2021, long after President Barack Obama leaves office. For decades, oil companies have been...out entirely in the future."For Alaska, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum Tuesday placing 9.8 million acres...
GOP tries to undercut nuclear deal with Iran

...WASHINGTON - Republican lawmakers warned the leaders of Iran on Monday that any nuclear deal they cut with President Barack Obama could expire the day he leaves office. The White House denounced the GOP's latest effort to undercut the international...
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