WASHINGTON, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- The Senate voted 100-to-0 Wednesday to advance a House-passed stopgap spending bill after Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Fla, ended his 21-hour tirade against Obamacare.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- The White House says a government shutdown would inflict an unnecessary wound on the U.S. economy.
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- The White House left the door open to a direct exchange between President Obama and Iran's president, as the two leaders headed to the United Nations Monday.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- The White House is open to a direct exchange between President Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the United Nations, senior U.S. officials said.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Wednesday urged the House of Representatives to pass a spending bill and avoid a government shutdown.
TEHRAN, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- President Obama doesn't intend to meet with Iran's new president at the U.N. General Assembly, the White House said Monday.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- The U.S. economy has "cleared away the rubble" from the recession of 2007-09 and is poised for "stronger, more durable" growth, the White House said Sunday.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- The White House has announced the membership of the Advisory Council to the Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- The Senate Foreign Relations Committee was expected to vote as early as Wednesday on a resolution authorizing a U.S. military strike at Syria.
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told the House of Representatives Monday the U.S. government is approaching its borrowing limit, and urged lawmakers to increase it.