President Obama

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Obama: U.S. Re-Establishing Relations With Cuba

President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations as well as an easing in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba Wednesday, declaring an end to America’s “outdated approach” to the communist island in a historic shift that aims to bring an end to a half-century of Cold War enmity.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 06: The five recipients of the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors pose for a group photo following a dinner hosted by United States Secretary of State John F. Kerry from left to right top row: actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, singer-songwriter Sting, singer Al Green, from left to right bottom row: ballerina Patricia McBride and comedienne Lily Tomlin at the U.S. Department of State on December 6, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Images)

Kennedy Center Honors Five Extraordinary Artists

Singer Al Green, Actor and Filmmaker Tom Hanks, Ballerina Patricia McBride, Singer-Songwriter Sting and Comedienne Lily Tomlin Are the Honorees for the 37th Anniversary of This Acclaimed Annual Special

12/08/2014

Gov. Jay Inslee (David Ryder/Getty Images)

Inslee Backs EPA Plan To Cut Emissions

Gov. Jay Inslee says he strongly backs an Obama administration proposal to reduce emissions from the nation’s power plants.

CBS Seattle–12/03/2014

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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

President Barack Obama 
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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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37th Annual Kennedy Center Honorees Announced

Continuing a longstanding tradition, CBS will broadcast The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors.

09/04/2014

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

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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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

US President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the firehouse in Oso (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Surveys Scene Of Sadness, Death At Mudslide

Swooping over a terrain of great sadness and death, President Barack Obama took an aerial tour Tuesday of the place where more than three dozen people perished in a mudslide last month.

CBS Seattle–04/22/2014

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