Jim Kuhnhenn
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Obama banters with Kimmel, reflects on Ferguson
by Jim Kuhnhenn - March 13, 2015 - 5:43pm
President Barack Obama read "Mean Tweets" on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" Thursday night, but he was unfazed.  
Obama says US has 'risen to the challenge' of fighting Ebola
by Jim Kuhnhenn - February 12, 2015 - 9:00am
President Barack Obama heralded a "new phase in the fight" against Ebola on Wednesday and said progress against the outbreak in West Africa will allow the U.S. to withdraw nearly all American troops sent to Liberia...
Obama riffs on his presidency with Stephen Colbert
by Jim Kuhnhenn - December 9, 2014 - 12:00am
His daughters mock his big ears, he leaves his socks on the floor and sitting behind Stephen Colbert's desk, he said, gives him a greater sense of power.
Obama takes on hecklers over immigration policy
by Jim Kuhnhenn - November 26, 2014 - 10:16am
Taking on hecklers who've been interrupting his speeches lately, President Barack Obama argued back Tuesday with a point-by-point rebuttal of their arguments and suggested they "get the facts."
Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on
by Jim Kuhnhenn - October 20, 2014 - 2:04am
President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push aside — Eb...
Obama warns Ebola could spread globally
by Jim Kuhnhenn - October 16, 2014 - 8:20am
President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday that his administration would respond in a "much more aggressive way" to cases of Ebola in the United States and warned that in an age of frequent travel the disease could spread...
Obama has built a complicated immigration record
by Jim Kuhnhenn - September 23, 2014 - 3:46am
There were about 30, all Mexican nationals desperate to avoid deportations that would separate them from their families. Living in Illinois, they appealed for help from their new US senator, Barack Obama.
White House: Obama to delay immigration action
by Jim Kuhnhenn - September 7, 2014 - 4:47am
Abandoning his pledge to act by the end of summer, President Barack Obama has decided to delay any executive action on immigration until after the November congressional elections, White House officials said.
Obama, Putin discuss Ukraine, missile treaty
by Jim Kuhnhenn - August 2, 2014 - 3:24am
President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin Friday that the United States is still deeply concerned that Russia is ramping up support for pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine.
US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty
by Jim Kuhnhenn - July 29, 2014 - 9:54am
In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with...
How a flood of kids upended immigration debate
by Jim Kuhnhenn - July 21, 2014 - 4:47am
The nation's yearlong deliberation over immigration has taken a head-snapping detour.
White House wants delay in DOD immigration plan
by Jim Kuhnhenn - June 3, 2014 - 3:23am
The White House has asked the Department of Defense to delay a plan that would allow some immigrants who entered the US illegally as children to obtain a limited path to citizenship by serving in the military. ...
Analysis: Shinseki exit breaks Obama's crisis mold
by Jim Kuhnhenn - June 1, 2014 - 5:00am
The resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki on Friday did not follow the usual arc of a crisis in the Obama administration.
Obamas list assets between $1.8M and $7M
by Jim Kuhnhenn - May 16, 2014 - 8:49am
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama reported assets worth between $1.8 million and $7 million for last year, little changed from their previous year's holdings, according to financial disclosure...
Obama plays up US-Europe bond amid Russia tension
by Jim Kuhnhenn - March 27, 2014 - 5:07am
President Barack Obama and European Union leaders presented a unified front yesterday against Russia's annexation of Crimea, promoting trans-Atlantic trade as an antidote to Russia's influence in the region and a...
Obama, Pope Francis to meet amid shared economic view
by Jim Kuhnhenn - January 22, 2014 - 10:11am
When President Barack Obama meets Pope Francis in the Vatican in March, both men will speak a common economic language rooted in similar views about poverty and income inequality, giving prominence to an issue that...
Obama, in speech, to focus on income disparities
by Jim Kuhnhenn - December 5, 2013 - 3:43am
Amid public doubts over his stewardship of the economy, President Barack Obama is putting a renewed focus on the income gap between rich and poor as he pushes for short-term congressional action and begins setting...
Money, star power await Obama on fundraising tour
by Jim Kuhnhenn - November 25, 2013 - 11:41am
Money, star power and Hollywood awaited President Barack Obama on a West Coast swing featuring a bit of official business, but mostly fundraising for a Democratic Party eager to go on offense after a politically...
Money, star power await Obama on fundraising tour
by Jim Kuhnhenn - November 25, 2013 - 6:25am
Money, star power and Hollywood awaited President Barack Obama on a West Coast swing featuring a bit of official business but mostly fundraising for a Democratic Party eager to go on offense after a politically debilitating...
The shutdown's surprise effect on jobs numbers
by Jim Kuhnhenn - November 10, 2013 - 4:05am
The government shutdown may have affected October's jobs numbers. But not how you think.
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