Politics May 03

An artist's rendering for the Design of former President Barack Obama Presidential Center to be built in the 500-acre Jackson Park on Chicago's South Side. Image was released on May 3, 2017. Photo courtesy of Obama Foundation via Reuters
Obama unveils vision for presidential library in Chicago

Former President Barack Obama unveiled plans for his future presidential center, painting a picture of a buzzing hub for youth and community programs on the South Side of Chicago where he raised his family and launched his political career.

Politics Jan 12

How a senior Obama adviser views his record

Continuing in our series of meetings with top officials in the Obama administration as it comes to a close, Judy Woodruff sits down with Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to the president. She discusses his agenda successes and failures, her criticism…

Politics May 01

Obama chooses Chicago to host his presidential library

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has chosen his hometown of Chicago to host his future presidential library, two individuals with knowledge of the decision said, placing the permanent monument to his legacy in the city that launched his improbable ascent…