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Obama wants to triple child care tax credit

[caption id="attachment_33005" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]U.S. President Obama said Wednesday that tripling the maximum child care tax credit up to $3,000 per child is a "good investment." Speaking at a town hall event in C ...

White House removes Cuba from state sponsors of terrorism list

WASHINGTON, (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama officially removed Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced on Tuesday. The move comes less than a week after the conclusion of a State Department review that recommen ...

Eric Holder tells DOJ staff to stop hiring prostitutes

[caption id="attachment_3045" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]Following a Justice Department report alleging DEA agent sexual misconduct, Attorney General Eric Holder warned DOJ employees that soliciting prostitutes is a violati ...

Obamas pay $93,362 in federal taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, paid more than $93,000 in federal taxes last year on an adjusted gross income of more than $477,000, according to tax returns released Friday by the White House. Their effective tax ra ...

This man is not well

WASHINGTON, (UPI) -- Vice President Joe Biden was pictured Wednesday with a shimmering binky in his mouth, but it wasn't his. The pacifier belonged to the grandson of former NYC mayor Bloomberg, Jasper Michael Brown Quintana. The baby looked on, conf ...

Secret Service supervisor placed on leave after allegations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service has placed a high-ranking supervisor on administrative leave and suspended the supervisor's security clearance after what it called "allegations of misconduct and potential criminal activity." Spokesman Brian Lear ...

Biden: I make a lot money as vice president

[caption id="attachment_29010" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]Vice President Joe Biden stated that home ownership helped him pay for his children's college education, but also said that nowadays he makes "a lot of money." "Home ...

White House pressures Democrats to support Iran deal

[caption id="attachment_36711" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (UPI) -- As debate intensifies in Congress over legislation that would give the Senate a way to scuttle the nuclear deal with Iran, some much-needed bipar ...

FLOTUS: Secret Service agents taught Malia how to drive

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some teenagers get driving lessons from their parents. Other teens are taught by licensed instructors. But Malia Obama isn't your average 16-year-old: Her driving lessons were provided by the U.S. Secret Service. Asked who taught Ma ...

Harf: Obama Was 'a Little Mixed Up' in NPR Interview

[caption id="attachment_13091" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption] State Department Spokeswoman Marie Harf said Tuesday that President Barack Obama's wording had been "a little mixed up" and "muddled" when he stated, in an NPRinter ...


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