The president is also considering using airstrikes to combat Islamic militants there
Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, pans the federal government's response to the flood of unaccompanied minors at the U.S.-Mexico border
CBS News Homeland Security Correspondent Bob Orr and CBS News Senior National Security Analyst Juan Zarate discuss the president’s foreign policy ahead of his commencement address to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point
Most of the seven Republican members on the House's special Benghazi investigation have worked on previous probes into the attacks
How the Gipper used humor - including jokes about himself - to win friends and slay political opponents
Despite previous statements that U.S. military action against ISIS would be limited to Iraq, the fight against ISIS now "knows no borders"
The Texas governor lays early groundwork in New Hampshire for his potential 2016 presidential bid
The old map was tossed after the judge ruled the districts had been illegally drawn to benefit Republicans
Arizona Republican urges the administration to step up its military campaign against militants with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
As GOP attacks against the law ease, Democrats in tight races surprisingly have been slightly more vocal in their defense of the Obamacare
White House spokesman Eric Schultz describes the administration's latest attempt to guarantee birth control insurance coverage while placating objections from religious groups
The administration has been seeking ways to guarantee birth control coverage after the Supreme Court struck down Obamacare's contraception mandate
Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes says the murder of journalist James Foley by Islamist militants in Syria was an attack on the United States itself
Deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes says the execution of an American journalist represents a terrorist attack against the U.S.
The Senate majority leader offered some racially-tinged humor during a speech before the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce
After its landmark DOMA ruling last year, the Supreme Court has given little hint of when it will act next on the hot topic