President Barack Obama

Explainer: Trump’s executive orders and the limits of presidential power


In this lesson, explore the long-standing constitutional controversies around the power of executive orders. Continue reading

Two soldiers receive Medal of Honor posthumously – Class Discussion


By Jordan Mambert The Great War, also known as World War I, was fought from 1914-1918 between multiple countries on two opposing sides. The Central…read more

Obama Asks Congress to Act On Health Care


In a nationally televised address before Congress, President Barack Obama asked lawmakers to pass health care insurance reform, the top priority of his presidency. Congress…read more

11-year-old Interviews President Obama


Damon Weaver, a south Florida elementary school student reporter, landed his biggest interview yet: a sit-down talk with the President of the United States. President…read more

White House Honors Medal of Freedom Recipients


President Barack Obama awarded 16 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony at the White House on Wednesday. The Presidential Medal of…read more

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