President Barack Obama

(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Ore. Obamacare Exchange Official Resigns For ‘Personal Reasons’ As State Insurance Enrollment Website Still Doesn’t Work

A senior state manager who oversaw most of the development of Oregon’s struggling health insurance exchange resigned Thursday as developers continue trying to find some way get the online enrollment system to work.

12/20/2013

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) [Photo credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images]

Election Watch: Will Obamacare Hurt Democrats In 2014?

Less than a year from now, voters head to the polls for the 2014 midterm elections.

12/13/2013

File photo of a nuclear power plant.  (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Oregon Company Designing Small Nuke Power Modules

The U.S. Department of Energy said Thursday that it has awarded an Oregon company a grant to help it design and obtain federal approval for a kind of nuclear power plant – small modular units that can be built in a factory and shipped to installation sites.

12/12/2013

President Barack Obama looks up at the sky at sunset as he disembarks from Air Force One upon arriving at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle, Wash., on Nov. 24, 2013. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: Country Needs Pelosi To Be House Speaker Again

President Barack Obama is blending an aggressive fundraising schedule for Democrats with a pitch for overhauling the nation’s immigration laws, mixing a powerful issue within his party with the inevitable financial draw of an incumbent president.

CBS Seattle–11/25/2013

U.S. President Barack Obama walks as he departs the White House November 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. The President will visit Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles before returning Tuesday night.   (credit: Ron Sachs/Getty Images)

Money, Star Power Await Obama On Fundraising Tour

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 two months.

11/24/2013

US President Barack Obama gets a last look at Mount Rainier before getting in his car upon arriving at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle, Washington, on November 24, 2013. Obama arrived in Seattle to attend Democratic fundraising events.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Raising Money In Seattle On Sunday

Air Force One has arrived at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, right on time for President Barack Obama to head off to two private Democratic Party events on Sunday evening.

11/24/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama in Sioux Falls, SD.  (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Signs SD Blizzard Disaster Declaration

President Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration allowing 14 South Dakota counties and two American Indian reservations to get federal financial help to recover from the early October blizzard that closed roads, downed power lines and killed thousands of livestock, Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Friday.

11/08/2013

Iceberg in Lemaire Channel

Inslee Tapped For Obama Climate Task Force

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee is among the political leaders who will be part of President Barack Obama’s task force on climate issues.

CBS Seattle–11/01/2013

This Oct. 21, 2013 photo shows the U.S. government Internet health insurance exchange Healthcare.gov. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Oregon’s Online Health Insurance Marketplace Fails To Enroll Single Person So Far

A month after Oregon’s problem-plagued online health insurance marketplace has failed to enroll a single person, concerns are mounting that some of the most vulnerable Oregonians may face a break in coverage if they don’t enroll within the next month and a half.

10/30/2013

(Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Seattle War Veteran Awarded Medal Of Honor

A former Army captain whose heroic actions in a deadly Afghan battle were captured on video received the nation’s highest military award, the Medal of Honor, from President Barack Obama.

CBS Seattle–10/15/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,665 other followers