Four US presidents, including Barack Obama, and one vice president, have so far received the prestigious award
United States President Donald Trump has asserted that he jumped into politics and was elected as the president of the country because his predecessor, Barack Obama, did not do a good job.
The former president "did not put his thumb on the scale for any particular candidate," the person close to the process said, "but mostly provided high-level counsel and was a sounding board as the vice president made his decision," the report said.
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration was rescinding a regulation intended to combat discriminatory housing ..
Obama and Clooney will engage in a "virtual conversation" according to an invitation to donors obtained by Reuters. Tickets range from $250 to $250,000.
In its latest statement, Twitter said that the hackers were able to gain control to a "small subset" of the targeted accounts, and send tweets from them.
Government advocate Noel Francisco argued in a filing late on Thursday that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) - one of former President Barack Obama's signature achievements - became invalid after the previous, Republican-led Congress axed parts of it.
The virtual fundraiser collected $7.6 million from 175,000 grassroots contributors. Obama and Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, also hosted a private online portion for high-dollar donors, which was not open to reporters and brought in more than $3.4 million.
Biden's campaign announced the reunion of Obama and his former vice president for the fundraiser will be a week from Tuesday.
The vast majority of protesters have been peaceful, but a "small minority" were putting people at risk and harming the very communities the protests are intended to help, Obama wrote in an online essay posted on Medium.
The Trump's reaction came after Obama on Saturday criticised the US authorities' response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Obama spoke on "Show Me Your Walk, HBCU Edition," a two-hour livestreaming event for historically black colleges and universities broadcast on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.
Obama has largely kept out of the fray even as Trump has blamed him and his Democratic administration for a variety of problems related to having sufficient supplies to battle the pandemic that has killed more than 75,000 Americans.
The endorsement is expected to come in a video to be released later on Tuesday, the person said.
The popular two-term Democrat took to social media as the Trump administration finalized a controversial rollback of Obama-era vehicle fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards that were aimed at slowing global warming.
Obama's comment comes after the US NBA season was cancelled
Though India's absolute hesitations in dealing with the Taliban is a thing of the past, the contours of the US deal in Afghanistan doesn’t augur well for New Delhi in any way.
It all began about 60 years ago when Dwight D Eisenhower became the first US President to visit India to give a fillip to a bilateral relationship which has seen many ups and downs to finally settle down in the last few decades as a strategic partnership.
The singer, who is touring the world at the moment, was elated to find his name featured alongside some of the world’s most popular musicians such as Bruce Springsteen and Beyonce
When asked if he would ever consider going back into political leadership, the 58-year-old former president said he believed in leaders stepping aside when the time came.
Ramanujam asked Obama what he believes to be the “most compelling issue in the world today” and what should be done to get people to rally around it.
The man, whom former US President Barack Obama privately anointed as the successor in global diplomacy, barely survived a blackface scandal
US President Donald Trump would be hoping that by standing shoulder-to-shoulder with a Prime Minister who is very popular among Trump’s constituents of Indian descent, he can make himself appealing to them.
The former first lady also said she was "thrilled to have the opportunity to amplify voices that are too often ignored or silenced altogether."
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