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Obama: A GOP Pres Would Come Around On Climate Change

“American leadership involves not just playing to a narrow constituency back home,” Obama said.

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Obama Honors Rosa Parks On 60th Anniversary Of Bus Boycott

“Because Rosa Parks kept her seat, thousands of ordinary commuters walked instead of rode. Because they walked, countless other quiet heroes marched.”

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Ryan Invites Obama To Deliver Final State Of The Union On Jan. 12

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“As we look ahead to the new year, we have both an opportunity and an obligation to find common ground to advance the nation’s interests at home and abroad,” Ryan wrote in a letter to Obama Monday.

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Obama at Climate Talks: ‘Let’s Get to Work!’

President Obama addresses the COP21 Paris Climate Summit. November 30, 2015.

Negotiators in Paris are expected to sign a comprehensive climate change treaty by December 11th.

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Obama, Hollande: We Will Deliver Justice and Defend Our Nations

Hollande said France will not send ground troops into Syria and called again for a “joint response” to fight IS.

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Turkey Pardoning Set For Next Wednesday

It will mark the 68th pardoning ceremony.

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Obama Says He Will Veto Bill To Halt Syrian Refugees

The legislation will “only to create significant delays and obstacles in the fulfillment of a vital program that satisfies both humanitarian and national security objectives,” the WH said.

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Obama Calls On China To Stop Land Reclamation In South China Sea

China and other Southeast Asian countries lay claim in the South China Sea. While the U.S. does not take a stance on territorial disputes, it wants to preserve freedom of navigation in the area.

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Obama: U.S. Will Continue Purchasing Oil From Iran

“In the Joint Plan of Action … the United States committed to allow oil purchases from Iran to continue at the levels that prevailed at that time,” Obama said in a statement.

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Secret Service Director Apologizes For Chaffetz Leak

Clancy said the agents misconduct was “inexcusable and unacceptable.”

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