White House Keeping Close Eye On Lower Lake As Rocky Fire Chews Through 65,000 AcresPresident Barack Obama is asking his aides to stay in close touch with California's governor and other local officials as firefighters tackle the Rocky Fire.
White House Designates Berryessa Snow Mountain As New National MonumentMammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas.
Obama To Expand Overtime Pay For 5 Million WorkersThe Obama administration is proposing making up to 5 million more people eligible for overtime — its latest effort to boost pay for lower-income workers.
6 Unsubtle Tweets Celebrating Obamacare VictoryIn a historic moment Thursday, the Supreme Court of the United States upheld Obamacare subsidies in a 6-3 decision.
Giants Becoming Regulars At White House With Third Visit In 5 YearsIt seems like the Giants have been getting more White House invitations than most congressional Republicans during the last few years of the Obama Administration.
U.S. Military Celebrating Gay Pride Month, Honors Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender ServicemembersMaybe it's all about who is the current commander-in-chief. Maybe it resonates more because of Caitlyn Jenner's announcement this week. Maybe it's just the new "normal" for the Department of Defense, but this month the DoD is making it very clear to the American public that the military supports Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month.
National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Transgender Pride Month Declared By President Obama (Full Text)"The Federal Government is now leading by example, ensuring that our employees and contractors are judged by the quality of their work, not by who they love. " FULL TEXT OF PRESIDENT OBAMA DECLARATION
Obama Removes Cuba From State Sponsor Of Terror ListPresident Barack Obama will remove Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, the White House announced Tuesday, a key step in his bid to normalize relations between the two countries.
Obama Calls For End To Gay 'Conversion' Therapy For KidsPresident Barack Obama is calling for an end to psychiatric therapy treatments aimed at changing the sexual orientation or gender identity of gay, lesbian and transgender youth.
Sonoma, Marin County Residents Get First Glimpse Of SMART Commuter Train In CotatiMarin and Sonoma County officials and residents got their first look at the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit commuter trains that are scheduled to begin trips between the two counties starting in 2016.
Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His PresidencyThe United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.
#CamilleStrong Dublin Teen Battling Stage 4 Cancer Celebrates Her Last Chemo TreatmentThe Dublin teen battling cancer, who captured the hearts and minds of the nation, is celebrating her last chemotherapy treatment.