The president used the occasion of this midday policy speech to begin to lay out his vision and sketch the contours of the ideas he will run against
Obama takes on the Ryan-GOP budget plan: "their vision is less about reducing the deficit than it is about changing the basic social compact in America."
After mentioning them in his budget speech Friday night, Obama greeted middle schoolers from Longmont when they visited at the White House
"I like mandates. The mandates work... Let me tell you what kind of mandates I like," Romney said in 2008.
"It is time that we put America back on a course of greatness," said the former Massachusetts governor in a web ad filmed today in N.H.
Live updates on the latest wheeling and dealing, plus polls, videos, photos and more as a federal government shutdown looms at day's end
A scene from Thursday's Tea Party Patriots rally on Capitol Hill
Barack Obama talks technology during a Univision town hall on education and the Latino community, with amusing results
Two new polls raise questions about the impact of the Libya war
Rather than a call to arms, Obama delivered a reminder to a war-weary nation that it is exhausting to be globally exceptional