Statement on Congressional Authorization to Train Syrian Opposition

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release September 18, 2014 STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT ON CONGRESSIONAL AUTHORIZATION TO TRAIN SYRIAN OPPOSITION State Dining Room 7:00 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: … [Read more...]

President Obama Shows Support for Schultz

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By: April Ryan, AURN | aprildryan.com This week there are news reports, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz position as head of the Democratic National Committee is in jeopardy.  The White House was questioned about the Administration's position on the stories yesterday. I talked … [Read more...]

Reaction to the President’s Speech on ISIS

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan | AURN The President said the United States will be leading a Coalition against ISIS as he wants as much world leader and Congressional buy in to his plan.   Washington Bureau Chief April Ryan with the story:    … [Read more...]

President Obama Prepares for Speech on ISIS

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WASHINGTON (AURN) -- The President addresses the nation from the Cross Hall of the White House on his efforts to take down ISIS. Syria and other countries are also in play when it comes to the terrorist group. April Ryan reports:      … [Read more...]

President Obama Will Address Nation on ISIS

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(AURN/AP) — President Barack Obama will go on the offensive against the Islamic State group with a broader counter-terror mission than he previously has been willing to embrace, U.S. officials said Monday. The new plan, however, still won't commit U.S. troops to a ground war against the brutal … [Read more...]

WH Comments on Ray Rice Termination

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN From a White House Official: Josh Earnest was asked at the briefing today about the President’s reaction to the announcement that the Baltimore Ravens have terminated the contract of Ray Rice.   Since the news broke during the briefing, he had not had an … [Read more...]

Obama to Give Speech Wednesday on Islamic State

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By: Darlene Superville, AP WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will begin laying out a strategy this week to defeat Islamic State militants in the Middle East, meeting with congressional leaders Tuesday and giving a speech Wednesday, the eve of the 13th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist … [Read more...]

Holder Announces Next Steps to Address Ferguson, MO PD Concerns

ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER ANNOUNCES NEXT STEPS TO ADDRESS CONCERNS REGARDING THE CITY OF FERGUSON AND ST. LOUIS COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENTS   WASHINGTON– Attorney General Eric Holder announced today that the Justice Department has launched two initiatives to address concerns about police services … [Read more...]

Launch of Justice Department Probe into Ferguson, MO Police Department

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN There is response to the Justice Departments independent probes of the police involved Michael Brown Shooting death and the investigation of the Ferguson Police Department that was already being investigated.  Listen:  STATEMENT BY CONGRESSMAN WM. LACY … [Read more...]

White House Confirms American Fighting with ISIS Killed

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By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com | AURN The White House is confirming  an American fighting with ISIS has been killed. Listen  More news and information at AURN.com … [Read more...]