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Obama’s ACA ‘fix’ will be tricky to implement in Alaska

Obama’s ACA ‘fix’ will be tricky to implement in AlaskaPresident Obama said yesterday insurers can continue offering the plans they intended to cancel as part of the Affordable Care Act.

Obama Apologizes To Those Who Lost Health Plans

Obama Apologizes To Those Who Lost Health PlansIn addition to his apology, the president pledged to help those who have complained that the new law is forcing them to sign up for a more expensive plan.

Obama’s ‘Keep Your Health Care Plan’ Pledge Fails Fact Checks

Obama’s ‘Keep Your Health Care Plan’ Pledge Fails Fact ChecksNonpartisan fact checkers are giving failing grades to President Obama's oft-repeated pledge to Americans that "if you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan."

Diplomacy better than bombs rally set for Saturday

Diplomacy better than bombs rally set for Saturday Juneau’s peace groups are re-mobilizing to protest the possible U.S.-led intervention in the war in Syria.

Obama: American Ideals, National Security At Stake In Syrian Crisis

Obama: American Ideals, National Security At Stake In Syrian CrisisIn a prime-time speech that followed two weeks of high-stakes drama, President Obama asked the American people to support a military strike against Syria, even as he pursued a diplomatic solution to the standoff.

Nation Pauses To Mark Sept. 11 Attacks

Nation Pauses To Mark Sept. 11 AttacksIt was just after 8:45 a.m. ET on Sept. 11, 2001, when the first jet struck the World Trade Center in New York City and the worst terrorist attack in the nation's history began. Nearly 3,000 people died.

Alaskans overwhelmingly oppose military involvement in Syria

Alaskans overwhelmingly oppose military involvement in SyriaPresident Barack Obama has asked Congress to postpone a vote on a U.S.-led military strike against Syria to pursue a diplomatic solution.

Strike On Syria: Meaningless Gesture Or Necessary Response?

Strike On Syria: Meaningless Gesture Or Necessary Response?The arguments for and against taking military action against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad for its alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians were laid out Monday on Morning Edition.

Foreign Relations Committee Comes To Agreement On Syria

Foreign Relations Committee Comes To Agreement On SyriaA few hours after finishing up a hearing on the Obama administration's proposed military intervention in Syria, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee came to a bipartisan agreement that would allow President Obama to use force against Syria, but would also give him a time limit.

Syria Resolution Will Hit Mark, Obama Predicts

Syria Resolution Will Hit Mark, Obama PredictsThe White House is working with Congressional leaders to shape a resolution that authorizes the type of military action that would send a "clear message" to President Bashar Assad and cripple the Syrian leader's "capability to use chemical weapons not just now but in the future," President Obama said Tuesday.