The latest news on Obama administration
The veep will carve out a more prominent role in coming weeks, insiders say.
Women may have easier access and more coverage for abortions, pleasing some, angering others.
Why spokesman Robert Gibbs and White House news correspondents got off to a prickly start.
President Obama and other Democrats try to disengage from the culture war on abortion.
Empowerment is the key to economic growth, political analyst Michelle D. Bernard writes.
The faith-based aides who helped Obama close the partisan "God Gap" are joining the administration.
Run on the ban, live by the ban.
One of Obama's first executive orders restricts how CIA detains and interrogates terrorist suspects.
Along with issuing two executive orders, Obama also implemented strict new ethics rules for his staff.
President Barack Obama laid out his ethics and pay rules.