Republicans have a major demographic problem. And it’s only going to get worse. – Washington Post (blog)

Republicans have a major demographic problem. And it's only going to get worse.Washington Post (blog)Michelle Obama goes 'Nashville' — no twang needed .... It's an undeniable empirical truth that the GOP coalition is shrinking, and it's shrinking in the aftermath of two fairly decisive defeats, with the latter coming against a president whose ... … [Read more...]

Obama begins Asia tour with reassurance to Japan – CNN

CNNObama begins Asia tour with reassurance to JapanCNNTokyo (CNN) -- President Barack Obama arrived in Japan on Wednesday for the first part of his Asia trip that started with reassuring Tokyo of U.S. support in its bitter territorial dispute with China. Obama made his first stop in Tokyo on a weeklong ...Obama-Abe Meeting Could Set Tone for TripWall Street JournalObama begins Asia tour with informal sushi diplomacy in TokyoLos Angeles TimesObama Lands in Tokyo On First Stop in Asia TourTIMEABC News … [Read more...]

Washington landslide: Obama vows government ‘is not going anywhere’ – CNN

CNNWashington landslide: Obama vows government 'is not going anywhere'CNN(CNN) -- Calling their grit, resiliency and sense of community an inspiration to all Americans, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday that those impacted by last month's deadly landslide in Washington won't be forgotten -- least of all by the federal … [Read more...]

Obama Eats At One Of The World’s Best Sushi Restaurants – Huffington Post

ABC News (blog)Obama Eats At One Of The World's Best Sushi RestaurantsHuffington PostAfter arriving in Tokyo on Wednesday, President Barack Obama and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dined at Sukiyabashi Jiro, one of the world's finest sushi restaurants. The three-Michelin-star restaurant, owned by Jiro Ono, was featured in the 2011 … [Read more...]

Amid Politics, Obama Drifted Away From Kin – New York Times

Daily MailAmid Politics, Obama Drifted Away From KinNew York TimesBOSTON — After Zeituni Onyango, the woman President Obama once called Auntie, died in a South Boston nursing home this month, her closest relatives gathered her belongings at her nearby apartment. There, framed photographs of her with the president … [Read more...]