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Approval of Arctic drilling comes just before Obama's visit

WASHINGTON - The Obama administration's approval of drilling for oil in the Arctic Ocean clashes with the message President Barack Obama will deliver when he visits...
Trump: Deport children of immigrants living illegally in US

...illegally. He also wants to end "birthright citizenship" for their children, he said Sunday. And he would rescind Obama administration executive orders on immigration and toughen deportation, allowing in only "the good ones."Trump described...
What others say: An important visit

...Southeast will experience the consequences of good and bad Arctic decisions along with the other communities.The Obama administration is highly concerned about global warming, hence the president's visit. Earlier this summer, he imposed unprecedented...
Jeb Bush leaves door open for use of torture by government

...way to know.He repeated his call for a more aggressive posture toward the Islamic State group but, like the Obama administration, he opposes sending in regular U.S. ground forces. He does favor putting special operations troops on the...
Senators using budget to put heat on administration, EPA

...issues on which they say the Obama administration is overstepping its boundaries...policies of the EPA under the Obama administration.The battle in recent days...rule is a power grab by the Obama administration. Legislation to essentially...
Tongass exemption to Roadless Rule overturned

...successful." Judge Alex Kozinski wrote in his dissenting opinion: "... We are in the home stretch of the Obama administration and still litigating the validity of policy changes implemented at the start of the George W. Bush administration...
Op-ed: Obama kneecaps Congress (again)

...will be no sanctions left. Our friends in this effort will desert us."And who's responsible for that? The Obama administration cut a deal eviscerating the international sanctions regime and got it blessed by the U.N., then turns around...
Op-ed: Defending the indefensible

...cinches it. Of course, he's also the brother of Ben Rhodes, who is a ranking national-security official in the Obama administration. The thrashers on the left were ignoring that in the way that those on the right overlook the Fox connection when...
Shell allowed limited offshore oil drilling

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off Alaska's northwest coast. The two permits...
Op-ed: The O'Malley Factor are untouchable."Who is he blaming for "wrecking" the economy? Big banks and Wall Street, not the Obama administration, which has presided over slow economic growth, an increase in the number of Americans who want to work but can't...


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