Islamic State

Dent: 'Many' Lawmakers Ready to Pass AUMF

Sherman Praises Obama’s Middle East Plan
 

Following President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union Address, Rep. Brad Sherman, D-Calif., told CQ Roll Call he liked Obama’s appraisal of the United States’ role in the Middle East going forward.

Casey: Obama Must Communicate More on ISIS Strategy
 

The 2016 State of the Union in 3 Minutes

President Barack Obama touched on the economy, foreign policy and the U.S. political system in his final State of the Union address Tuesday night.

Obama Slams Anti-Muslim Politics
 

During his final State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama decried political activity that “targets people because of their race or religion.”

Obama Calls on Congress for AUMF on ISIS
 

McConnell: 'Guantánamo Ought to Stay Open'
 

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell outlined what he hoped to hear Tuesday night from President Barack Obama, ranging from a plan to defeat the Islamic State to the economy to keeping the prison at Guantánamo Bay open.