| Sep 10, 2009
The White House is pushing for health reform and the president has encountered pressure on all sides to provide a detailed plan of his expectations.
President Obama addressed a joint session of Congress and the White House posted a new list of key...
| Jul 31, 2009
| 7:32 PM
In a triumph for President Barack Obama, Democrats narrowly pushed sweeping health care legislation through a key congressional committee Friday night and cleared the way for a September showdown in the House.
The 31-28 vote in the House Energy and...
| Jul 1, 2009
| 8:59 AM
LOS ANGELES -- California Congressman Henry Waxman, a Democrat who has played a central role in shaping President Obama's global warming and health care legislation, has been hospitalized in Los Angeles.
Waxman was not feeling well Tuesday, and was...
| Jun 12, 2009
WASHINGTON -- Congress sent legislation to the White House Friday granting the federal government unprecedented authority to regulate and restrict cigarettes, the single largest cause of preventable death.
President Barack Obama quickly expressed his...
| Jun 16, 2009
| 6:48 PM
(WGN-AM) - Sammy Sosa tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug in 2003, The New York Times reported Tuesday on its Web site, the latest in a string of baseball stars implicated in the sport's steroids scandal of the past decade.
The Times said...