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Obama Meets With Military Envoy Tasked To Battle ISIS

Gen. John Allen has been appointed as Special Envoy to develop an international coalition and military strategy to combat the terrorist group in Iraq and Syria

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Obama Calls For Gun Reform On Anniversary Of Navy Yard Shooting

Personnel slowly filter out of Washington Navy Yard following Monday's shooting.

Obama called for “common-sense reforms that respect our traditions while reducing the gun violence.”

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Obama Library Finalists Announced

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President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will ultimately make the final decision as to where the library will be located.

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Senior House Dem. Aide: CR Vote Likely Wednesday

A Continuing Resolution could be voted on Wednesday, with a likely amendment attached that would provide Obama with the money requested to train and arm Syrian rebels.

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Obama Reiterates ISIS Strategy In Weekly Address

President Obama reiterated the U.S. strategy against the Islamic State on Saturday, saying “I’ve made it clear that those who threaten the United States will find no safe haven.”

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Foley’s Mother Claims Gov Threatened Family Over Ransom

Diane Foley made the charge during an interview with ABC.

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Obama And Clinton Mark AmeriCorps Anniversary

“I would not be standing here if it was not for service to others,” Obama said.

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White House, EU, Announce New Sanctions Against Russia

President Barack Obama meets with Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at his dacha outside Moscow, Russia, July 7, 2009. 
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

“These measures will increase Russia’s political isolation as well as the economic costs to Russia, especially in areas of importance to President Putin and those close to him,” Obama said.

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TRNS Asks: What Do You Think Of The President’s ISIS Plan?

Last night, Obama addressed laid out his plan to defeat ISIS. What do you think?

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Obama Observes Sept. 11 Anniversary At The Pentagon

Speaking at an invitation-only ceremony at the Pentagon on the 13th anniversary of the attack, Obama told family members of victims and survivors in attendance, that “America stands tall.”

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LISTEN: The Day Ahead – September 17, 2014

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Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly testifies before Congress, a new report on the Healthcare.gov website, and a Fed decision on changing U.S. interest rates.

Poll: Pat Roberts Behind Independent Challenger

Public Policy Polling shows a 10 point gap in the Kansas Senate race.

Obama Meets With Military Envoy Tasked To Battle ISIS

Gen. John Allen has been appointed as Special Envoy to develop an international coalition and military strategy to combat the terrorist group in Iraq and Syria

GAO: Widespread Violations Of Obamacare Abortion Rules

Out of a sample of 18 insurers, only three said that the service was offered without any “restrictions, limitations or exclusions.”

Jindal: Country Needs a Conservative Leadership

Jindal’s comments came as he gave a speech on energy.