President Barack Obama is scheduled to travel to Pittsburgh next week.
“It was emotional,” Pittsburgh’s mayor-elect Bill Peduto told KDKA political editor Jon Delano on Monday afternoon.
President Obama welcomed 16 newly-elected mayors to the White House Friday afternoon, including Pittsburgh’s new mayor, Bill Peduto.
Service could be a little slower today at fast food restaurants as workers walk off the job to protest the federal minimum wage.
Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.
After telling Americans they could keep their old health plans — only to find some policies cancelled because they failed to meet higher standards — President Obama tried to make amends on Thursday.
As President Barack Obama pushed his Affordable Care Act, he often said this: “If you like your doctor or health care plan, you can keep it.”
While it’s hit or miss whether you can actually sign up for health insurance on the Affordable Care Act website, http://www.healthcare.dot.gov, there is one new feature on the home-page that always opens for you: an option for potential customers to see a plan right now.
The multiple problems associated with the Affordable Care Act’s website have brought elected officials of all parties together, from President Obama to House Speaker Boehner.
John Mier of Leetsdale was working when President Barack Obama referenced his letter during a mid-day press event on Monday.
Frustration seems to be more common in Washington than the ability to reach a bipartisan deal across party lines.
President Barack Obama said in a nationally televised address Tuesday night that recent diplomatic steps offer “the potential to remove the threat of chemical weapons” inside Syria without the use of force, but he also insisted the U.S. military will keep the pressure on President Bashar Assad “and be ready to respond” if other measures fail.
“Sure, he could turn over every single bit of his chemical weapons to the international community in the next week,” said Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday.
Syrian American author Daleo Khalil joined KDKA’s Chris Moore to discuss why America should not go to war with Syria.
Local leaders are weighing in following strong words from President Obama Saturday afternoon as the situation in Syria intensifies.