Ahead of another battle over sequestration, President Barack Obama is expected to unveil a proposal of spending cuts and reforms to tax policies today at 1:15.
President Obama and Vice President Biden unveil new proposals addressing gun violence. Watch live and Tweet your reactions along with us.
President Obama will host the final press conference of his first term today, weeks after a contentious debt ceiling negotiation.
Following a meeting with congressional leaders on the so-called fiscal cliff, President Barack Obama is expected to make a statement at 5:45 p.m.
The NRA gave its first press conference since the shootings at an elementary school in Newtown, Conn. on Friday. The group's Vice President Wayne LaPierre called for armed guards at all schools in the country.
President Obama speaks about the policy process the administration will pursue in the wake of the Newtown tragedy. Watch the remarks and read a transcript below.
President Barack Obama delivered a statement about the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., on Friday. Watch the video and read the remarks.
New York stands to take a $600 million hit in 2013 if Congress fails to avert automatic spending cuts slated for January, which would fall disproportionately on poor and middle-income New Yorkers, according to a new study.
Despite all the talk of minority voters and demographic segments, there are signs Republicans are losing the political middle.
In New Jersey, it’s a nostalgia-infused recovery. In New York, it’s a campaign for a new age.
Until Wednesday, President Obama hadn't faced questions from a room full of reporters since June. What did they want to know?
President Obama will hold his first news conference since before the election today at 1:30 pm in the White House briefing room.
At 1 p.m. Friday afternoon, President Obama will make his first comments on economic policy since the election. The president is expected to address the "fiscal cliff" the nation will face in January.
Governor Chris Christie said Wednesday he'd worked "very hard" for Mitt Romney and the Republican ticket and argued he didn't "embrace" President Barack Obama. Christie has been under fire from some conservative commentators for overly-effusive praise of the President in the wake of storm Sandy.
Join Brian Lehrer's (Mostly) Swing State Radio Network on this Election Night. Listeners call in to 646-829-3980 as polls close around the country.
How did Obama win? In part, by capitalizing on a powerful set of issues in the Democrats favor in 2012.
Election day is over but the official counting continues in New York and New Jersey due to Sandy-related voting complications. Voters faced hour-long lines, new poll sites and — at least in New York City — the first presidential election with new electronic voting machines
My advice is to not look at individual polls when trying to predict the outcome of a presidential election. Instead, here are several indicators that have proven helpful — and more accurate.
Normally, I’d be looking forward to the post-election period, where there is usually a bit of a break from the really nasty partisan garbage that peaks around Election Day. But now I just want it to be over.