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Caren Bohan

Caren Bohan

    Kerry on Iran deal: US officials 'have no illusions' about risks
    Kerry on Iran deal: US officials 'have no illusions' about risks
    The Obama administration insisted on strong safeguards in a nuclear deal with Iran and...
    Obama seizes momentum to push economic agenda
    Obama seizes momentum to push economic agenda
    President Barack Obama's aides have persistently tried to paint Republicans as the party of the rich, with mixed results.
    Obama offers $3-billion debt plan, tax hikes on rich
    Obama offers $3-billion debt plan, tax hikes on rich
    President Barack Obama laid out a $3-trillion plan on Monday to cut United States deficits by raising taxes on the rich, but Republicans rejected...
    How Washington took the US to the brink and back
    How Washington took the US to the brink and back
    The world's largest economy was headed toward an unprecedented default, and all Washington wanted to talk about was the manner in which the...
    United States debt talks hit the wall
    United States debt talks hit the wall
    Deficit reduction talks between President Barack Obama and Republican leaders ran into trouble on Sunday at a meeting marked by testy exchanges and...
    Obama aims to cut deficit by $4-trillion
    Obama aims to cut deficit by $4-trillion
    President Barack Obama on Wednesday set a goal of cutting the United States budget deficit by $4 trillion, plunging into the debate over the...
    Obama dazzles Democratic crowds, but is it enough?
    Obama dazzles Democratic crowds, but is it enough?
    President Barack Obama, dashing through the US West to campaign for endangered Democrats, proved he still has plenty of star power but it's far...
    Obama seeks to rekindle enthusiasm of 2008 campaign
    Obama seeks to rekindle enthusiasm of 2008 campaign
    United States President Barack Obama sought to recapture the magic of his 2008 campaign, holding a large open-air rally in Ohio to help struggling...
    Obama to demand BP pay for oil spill damage
    Obama to demand BP pay for oil spill damage
    President Barack Obama, seeking to counter an image of detached leadership of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, will demand on Wednesday that BP Plc...
    Obama leadership on BP spill faces testing week
    Obama leadership on BP spill faces testing week
    Barack Obama's leadership of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill faces key tests this week as the US president gives his first national address on the...
    Obama tackles Wall Street reform in next big push
    Obama tackles Wall Street reform in next big push
    Fresh from his victory on landmark healthcare legislation, United States President Barack Obama is ready to take on Wall Street.
    Obama vows to fight on after tough year
    Obama vows to fight on after tough year
    United States President Barack Obama pushed job creation to the top of his agenda on Wednesday and promised not to abandon his struggling healthcare overhaul after a political setback that raised doubts about his leadership....