Polls indicate that Obama may have to rule with an opposition Congress

Tomorrow elections will take place in United States, the same that could leave President Barack Obama at the prospect of sharing the last two years of his term with an entirely opposition Congress. The polls agree that the opposition Republican Party will have control of the...

Isabel Allende, the first woman to preside the Senate in Chile

Isabel Allende Bussi, daughter of former Chilean president, Salvador Allende, who was ousted in Pinochet’s dictatorship in the 70s, will be the first woman to lead the Chilean Senate, representing the Socialist Party. One of her first official duties will be placing the...
U.S. Congress approves federal budget

U.S. Assembly approves budget for federal expenses

The U.S. Congress approved a budget agreement with the majority of votes in the Senate setting the level of federal expenses until 2015. The votes of 64 senators (nine Republicans) and 36 other opposition allowed the Senate to reach a bipartisan agreement in the Congress, which...
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Obama would negotiate with Republicans if the government is reopened

After weeks of stalemate, Republicans in the House of Representatives reported that they would be willing to pass a short-term legislation to reopen the government and avoid a default of payment for immediate talks with the White House. The purpose of this is to reduce deficits...
U.S. government closed

U.S. without funds because of the Republicans according to Obama

About 800,000 federal employees are temporarily unemployed and without pay since yesterday. This began from the first partial government shutdown of the United States in 17 years, an event that occurred by the confrontation between President Barack Obama and congressional...

Obama puts pressure to The Congress to pass immigration reform

Yesterday, U.S. President urged the Congress to act quickly and approve a reform to modernize the immigration system and strengthen the economy. Obama stressed that the amendment approved by the Senate last month will help the economic growth, strengthen the Social Security...

US Elections 2012: Obama Transparency is Investigated

Recently the Obama campaign has questioned mercilessly the openness of Mitt Romney’s candidature, however when it comes to transparency, the president isn’t exactly an open book. Several watchdog groups complain that US President Barack Obama has not fulfilled his open-government...

Obama Proposes Tax for Millionaires

The United States president, Barack Obama, pretends to set a tax for people that earn a salary of one million dollars or more. The proposal for the tax will be made this Monday, the vision of Obama is that the wealthy pay a percentage of the tax that the medium class families...