Topic: Barack Obama
A major international agreement at Copenhagen would be great. But much of the progress against climate change must take place at a local level.
12/14/2009 12:10 pm
In Pictures Israeli settlements
He should combine New Deal-era solutions with Germany's successful work-share program.
12/14/2009 10:08 am
It would signal to the rest of Latin America that the U.S. is serious about democracy.
12/14/2009 09:57 am
Readers write in about Sarah Palin, the US Postal Service, Ayn Rand, and patent reform.
12/14/2009 09:42 am
Annise Parker, who is openly gay, was elected mayor of Houston Saturday. It makes Houston the largest US city to elect a gay or lesbian mayor.
12/13/2009 10:44 am
Wearing the Muslim veil in America may cause awkward moments, but this hijabi finds more positive than negative in her choice.
12/13/2009 10:23 am
Intra-party squabbling among conservatives – especially with Tea Partiers thrown into the mix – is not good news for the GOP. They're beginning to act like Democrats.
12/12/2009 03:50 pm
Sen. Carl Levin cited concerns about stress on the US military as the US decides its next steps in Afghanistan. Levin spoke at a Monitor breakfast Thursday.
12/12/2009 11:59 am
The nation’s GDP grew in the third quarter. But Obama's chief economist Christina Romer says the US is 'still in for more bad news' on jobs until GDP grows even more.
12/12/2009 11:56 am