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Slashing Social Security not in budget talks

Slashing Social Security not in budget talks

WASHINGTON, June 17 (UPI) -- White House spokesman Jay Carney said Friday budget talks likely will heat up next week, but slashing Social Security for U.S. retirees is not an option.
Obama may open Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Obama may open Strategic Petroleum Reserve

WASHINGTON, June 9 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama may open the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve to lower gasoline prices after OPEC failed to boost oil production, a spokesman said.
Obama regrets Afghan civilian losses

Obama regrets Afghan civilian losses

WASHINGTON, June 8 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama voiced regret for civilian deaths in Afghanistan to Afghan President Hamid Karzai Wednesday, the White House said.
GOP demands Obama cut to raise debt limit

GOP demands Obama cut to raise debt limit

WASHINGTON, June 1 (UPI) -- Republican House leaders met with President Barack Obama at the White House Wednesday and demanded detailed spending cuts before raising the debt ceiling.
Cameron: Gadhafi must go

Cameron: Gadhafi must go

LONDON, May 25 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron in London Wednesday praised regime changes in the Arab world.

Perry declines Obama meeting

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, May 10 (UPI) -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry spurned an offer to meet with President Obama during his trip to the Lone Star state, a White House spokesman said Tuesday.
Netanyahu coming to White House

Netanyahu coming to White House

WASHINGTON, May 4 (UPI) -- Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will meet with U.S. President Barack Obama this month at the White House, a presidential aide announced Wednesday.
Obamas, Bidens release tax info

Obamas, Bidens release tax info

WASHINGTON, April 18 (UPI) -- First couple Barack and Michelle Obama reported an adjusted 2010 gross income of $1.73 million and paid $453,770 in federal tax, the White House said Monday.
Obama: Cut $4 trillion over 12 years

Obama: Cut $4 trillion over 12 years

WASHINGTON, April 13 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama unveiled a fiscal policy that would reduce the deficit by $4 trillion over 12 years and address the challenges of Medicare and Medicaid.
McDonough: U.S. Libya objectives clear

McDonough: U.S. Libya objectives clear

WASHINGTON, March 28 (UPI) -- U.S. national security adviser Denis McDonough said Monday the United States has clear and specific objectives in Libya.

White House: Tax reform 'right' for jobs

WASHINGTON, March 25 (UPI) -- White House press secretary Jay Carney said President Barack Obama is committed to corporate tax reform as a means of creating U.S. jobs.
Obama signs stopgap funding bill

Obama signs stopgap funding bill

WASHINGTON, March 2 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama signed a stopgap funding measure Wednesday that would keep the federal government operational for two more weeks.

White House pleased at funding progress

WASHINGTON, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- The White House thinks negotiations about keeping the federal government running are "moving in the right direction," press secretary Jay Carney said Monday.
Obama imposes sanctions against Libya

Obama imposes sanctions against Libya

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- U.S. President Obama Friday declared a state of emergency to impose unilateral sanctions on Libya for violence the Gadhafi regime has inflicted on its people.
Carney handles @PressSec handle next week

Carney handles @PressSec handle next week

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- White House press secretary Jay Carney takes over the last piece of the White House communications mosaic Monday when he assumes the official Twitter account.

Obamas to visit London in late May

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama plan to visit the United Kingdom on an official state visit in May, the White House said Thursday.
Gibbs in last week as WH spokesman

Gibbs in last week as WH spokesman

WASHINGTON, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- White House spokesman Robert Gibbs confirmed Monday this is his last week as press secretary before leaving the Obama administration.

Carney tapped as Obama's press secretary

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- President Obama will name Jay Carney as his new press secretary, succeeding Robert Gibbs, a senior administration official said Thursday.

Fleming, Flowers hurt in motorcade crash

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Olympic champions Peggy Fleming and Vonetta Flowers were injured Sunday when a van in Vice President Joe Biden's motorcade crashed, a Biden spokesman said.
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