President Barack Obama knocked Republican presidential candidates for anti-Muslim rhetoric and accused critics on Tuesday of playing into the hands of Islamic State in a speech aimed at setting an optimistic tone for his last year in office.
President Barack Obama said the US and not China must write trade rules for Asia and called on Congress to give the White House a freer hand to close trade deals.
Obama, who is pushing to overcome resistance to so-called fast-trac
President Barack Obama pushed job creation to the top of his agenda and promised not to abandon his struggling healthcare overhaul after a political setback that raised doubts about his leadership.
"Jobs must be our number one focus in 201
President George W Bush will use his final State of the Union address on Monday to try to reassure nervous Americans about his economic rescue efforts and chart a course to stay relevant in his last year in power.
But politically weakened