Standard & Poors signalled it may lower the U.S. credit rating because it doesn’t think significant steps will be taken to cut the deficit, but the White House termed the move a political judgement it doesn’t agree with.
A Pentagon report ripped the credibility of a Rolling Stone article that led Obama to fire Gen. Stanley McChrystal as Afghan war commander.
GOP oversight officials accuse the Obama administration of “slow walking” responses to oversight requests.
Obama will pick some of Hollywood’s deep pockets while out in California this week.
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed a bill that would have required President Obama and others to prove their U.S. births before appearing on the state ballot. A California Republican official apologized for sending an email that depicts Obama as a chimpanzee.