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Obama To Announce High-Speed Internet Help For Low-Income Homes

Obama on Wednesday was announcing a pilot program under which the public, private and nonprofit sectors will work together to provide high-speed Internet and digital devices to more families at a lower cost, the White House said.

CBS Seattle–07/15/2015

People shout slogans as they celebrate outside the Supreme Court in Washington, DC on June 26, 2015 after its historic decision on gay marriage. The US Supreme Court ruled Friday that gay marriage is a nationwide right, a landmark decision in one of the most keenly awaited announcements in decades and sparking scenes of jubilation. The nation's highest court, in a narrow 5-4 decision, said the US Constitution requires all states to carry out and recognize marriage between people of the same sex. AFP PHOTO/ MLADEN ANTONOV        (MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Extends Gay Marriage Nationwide

Speaking a few minutes later at the White House, Obama praised the decision as “justice that arrives like a thunderbolt.”

CBS Seattle–06/26/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

04/01/2015

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Study: Obama’s Actions Could Affect 105K In Washington State

The number of immigrants in Washington state who could be affected by President Barack Obama’s immigration executive action could be more than 100,000

CBS Seattle–11/20/2014

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Alaska’s Senators Cool On Obama Mideast Plan

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich says he opposes calls by President Barack Obama to arm rebels in Syria

CBS Seattle–09/11/2014

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STEM Education & Why President Obama Has Made It An Educational Priority

Innovation drives the U.S. economy, and employees with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills have become a hot commodity in post-recession America.

08/27/2014

President Barack Obama 
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Obama Fundraises For Dems; Demands GOP Cooperation

“The problem is not the Republican Party per se. The problem is this particular group that has gone kind off the rails”

CBS Seattle–07/23/2014

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President Obama Arrives In Seattle

President Barack Obama has arrived in Seattle for two political fundraisers

CBS Seattle–07/22/2014

President Barack Obama (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Kicks Off West Coast Fundraising Trail

Obama on Tuesday was starting a three-day West Coast trip, scheduled to attend at least five fundraising events in Seattle, San Francisco and Los Angeles less than four months ahead of midterm elections that could change Washington’s balance of power.

CBS Seattle–07/22/2014

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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Over NSA Cell Phone Data

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit an Idaho woman filed against President Barack Obama and other federal officials over the National Security Agency’s collection of cellphone information

CBS Seattle–06/04/2014

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