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Full text of Inaugural Address

Below is the full text of President Donald Trump’s inaugural address, as published on the White House website. “The Inaugural Address Remarks of President Donald J. Trump – As Prepared […]

The Trump Cabinet

The Republican candidate who won the presidential election last November, Donald Trump, is to be inaugurated as America’s 45th President. He has announced most members of his Cabinet, all of […]

Donald Trump elected President of the United States of America

Although a few states are still to declare all of the major news networks are saying that the Republican candidate Donald Trump has been elected as the 45th President of […]

Parliamentary 2016

Elections for all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 34 seats in the Senate were held on 8 November 2016. House of Representatives Republican 238 Democratic 193 Vacant […]

Presidential 2016

An election took place on 8 November 2016. With Michigan yet to declare the vote stands at: Donald Trump (Republican) 47.4% 290 Hillary Clinton (Democrat) 47.7% 232 Gary Johnson (Libertarian) 3.2% 0 Jill […]

US voters get to choose a new administration today

Today is polling day in the United States where voters will elect a new President, Vice-President, 435 seats in the House of Representatives (lower house) and 34 of the 100 […]

Clinton and Trump win their party primaries

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump look set to battle it out as the key candidates in the U.S. presidential election on 8th November. Hillary Clinton appears to have won the […]

Iowa kicks off Presidential race today

The presidential election in the United States starts today with the first of the primaries and caucuses about to take place in Iowa. Both the Republicans and Democrats will hold […]

American public unenthusiastic about any Presidential candidate

With nine months to go before the presidential election in America a report by the Pew Research Center suggests that none of the candidates are received with any great enthusiasm […]

Obama delivers his last State of Union Address

President Barack Obama delivered his last State of the Union address last night. Below is the full text of the speech (and video) as published on the White House website. […]

Clean Power Plan announced

President Barack Obama has announced the details of his Clean Power Plan, an initiative to cut greenhouse emissions from US Power Stations by a third within 15 years. Power plant […]

IMF 2015 Article IV Consultation with United States

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with United States Press Release No. 15/322 July 7, 2015 On July 6, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) […]

President signs important Trade Acts

President Barack Obama signed two important Acts yesterday, the Trade Promotion Authority and the Trade Preferences Extension Act, which includes the Trade Adjustment Assistance. The Acts include a so called […]

White House releases 2015 Economic Report of the President

The White House and Council of Economic Advisers has released the 2015 Economic Report of the President. The 419 page report reviews the economic position of the United States and, […]

State of the Union Address 2015

President Barack Obama has delivered his sixth State of the Union address. The full text of the speech and a video of the address as published on the White House […]

US normalises relations with Cuba

President Barack Obama has announced that the United States intends to normalise relations with Cuba. The move ends more than 50 years of isolation for Cuba from its large neighbour […]

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel resigns

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has resigned his portfolio after two years in the job. It was known that Mr Hagel had disagreed with President Obama over the strategy to […]

President Obama on immigration

President Barack Obama delivered an address to the Nation on the state of immigration and his plans for reform of the system. The President’s remarks, as published on the White […]

Republicans win control of Congress

Republicans have taken control of both houses of Congress in yesterday’s mid-term elections, creating more problems for Democrat President Barack Obama. Although the results are still incomplete, by midnight last […]

Parliamentary 2014

Elections for all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 33 seats in the Senate were held on 4 November 2014. House of Representatives Democratic 188 Republican 247 Independent […]

US mid-term elections today

Voters across the United States will be voting in the so called mid-term elections today to elect part of the Senate and all of the House of Representatives along with […]