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2015 US budget calls for poor and middle class tax breaks

U.S. President Barack Obama is calling for new tax breaks for poor and middle-class Americans as part of his $3.9 trillion government spending proposal for 2015.
March 4, 2014

Obama: US examining steps to 'isolate Russia'

President Obama has condemned Russia saying it is on "the wrong side of history" for mobilizing forces around Ukraine's Crimean peninsula. His comments came as Russia moved troops into Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula by ferry.
March 3, 2014

Ukraine crisis: Obama attacks Putin over Russia's role

US president accuses his Russian counterpart of failing to respect people’s basic freedoms in both Ukraine and Syria
Guardian: February 20, 2014

Obamas host French President at State Dinner

President Barack Obama hosted French President Francois Hollande at a state dinner filled with business leaders, political donors, and Hollywood celebrities.
February 12, 2014

Obama to promote State of the Union Goals

U.S. President Barack Obama is using a two-day, four-state tour to promote the goals he laid out Tuesday night in his State of the Union address, highlighted by a pledge to advance his economic agenda, even without Congressional support.
January 29, 2014

Obama calls for action on 'profoundly unequal' economy

President Barack Obama has called for action to remedy what he described as profound income inequality and a lack of social mobility in the US.
BBC: December 5, 2013

Obama willing to work with Iran, but Congress is not: expert

As Secretary of State John Kerry works overseas to try to find an agreement on the Iran's nuclear ambitions, his efforts may be stymied by lawmakers back home.
The Voice of Russia: November 14, 2013

Effects of "Corporate" Political Parties

Today, we witness politicians and government officials lie, evade properly answering questions of vital importance and the media doesn't seem to be bothered about demanding meaningful answers.
Ilias Sourdis: October 7, 2013

An Interview with Barack Obama associate, Alexi Giannoulias

Alexi Giannoulias, the Democratic Illinois State Treasurer, head of the ’Greek Americans For Obama’ Committee and a close associate of the U.S. President-elect Barack Obama gave an interview to the Sunday edition of the Athens Newspaper ’Eleftheros Typos’. It was published on Sunday, 9 November 2008.
Mottas: May 13, 2010

Can We Believe in Change? A View from Europe

The new US President has the opportunity to reverse the status created by the Bush administration, to cooperate closely with its European allies and to show the appropriate respect to International organizations, taking collective and not unilateral decisions.
Mottas: May 13, 2010