Tag Archive for President Barack Obama

Disaster declared in Washington for deadly slide

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster for damage caused by a deadly landslide in Washington state…. …read more

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President Obama signs Wash. emergency declaration

SEATTLE (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed an emergency declaration for Washington, ordering federal aid to supplement the state response to a deadly mudslide…. …read more

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Presidential jet getting repainted in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A wide-body jet that serves as Air Force One when President Barack Obama is aboard has landed in North Texas for a paint job…. …read more

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Governor Inslee focused on education, opportunity

By By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP SEATTLE (AP) — After meeting with President Barack Obama, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says he is even more focused on increasing opportunities for working Americans…. …read more

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Obama remarks encourage Kenneth Bae’s family

SEATTLE (AP) — Family members of an American missionary held more than a year in North Korea say they are encouraged by remarks from President Barack Obama…. …read more

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Cantwell asks Obama to limit mining in Bristol Bay

SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is asking President Barack Obama to take action to restrict or prohibit the development of large-scale mining in the Bristol Bay watershed…. …read more

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