In a letter to Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, Attorney General Eric Holder defended his decision to treat the Christmas Day bomber as a criminal defendant, not an enemy combatant.
Some key lawmakers in the Senate are saying they will vote against the Bernanke confirmation. The Fed chairman’s term expires at the end of this month.
It wasn't all that relaxing for Obama in Hawaii, but in D.C. the focus is even more intense on who's to blame for the Christmas Day bombing attempt on an airliner bound for Detroit.
President Obama was joined today by a female staffer on the golf course. This marks the first time he's golfed with a woman since becoming president.
White House has no reaction to the story of two Northwest pilots who allegedly got into an argument and missed their destination airport by 150 miles.
The president on Saturday will eulogize the man who gave him a crucial endorsement during the 2008 campaign.