Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Top Editors Abruptly Leave Village Voice Will Bourne, who became editor in chief of The Village Voice in November, and Jessica Lustig, the deputy editor since January, are leaving the weekly publication. They met with the staff at 11 a.m. on Thursday and said that Christine Brennan, executive editor of Voice Media Group, had instructed them to lay off or drastically reduce the roles of five employees on the 20-person staff. More
Yahoo Close to Hiring Departing AOL Executive Yahoo is expected soon to hire a new chief of its crucial Americas division from Internet rival AOL Inc., said a person familiar with the matter. Ned Brody, who was the top advertising-sales executive at AOL, has resigned from the post to pursue "other opportunities," AOL said on Thursday in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. More
Rutgers lawyer resigns as board looks at issues A Rutgers University lawyer resigned Thursday amid growing anger that he was still employed after approving a decision in December to suspend rather than fire basketball coach Mike Rice, even though he was aware of a video showing the coach hitting, kicking and taunting players.... More
Bob Bauer stepping down as White House counsel Reporting from Washington — White House Counsel Bob Bauer is stepping down from his West Wing post, the Obama administration announced Thursday. Bauer will return to private practice at the firm Perkins Coie, where he will continue to advise ... 06/2/2011 - 7:29 am | View Link
White House Counsel Bob Bauer to step down White House Counsel Bob Bauer will step down from his post and return to private practice, where he will assist President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign, the White House announced Thursday. Kathryn Ruemmler, the current principal deputy counsel to ... 06/2/2011 - 4:30 am | View Link
White House Counsel Returns to Private Practice Robert Bauer is stepping ... Craig as White House counsel in January 2010. Craig is now a partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, where he represents former Democratic vice presidential nominee John Edwards among others. “Bob is a good friend ... 06/2/2011 - 4:11 am | View Link
Musical Chairs: Bob Bauer Out and Kathy Ruemmler In as White House Counsel Big news out of Washington today: Bob Bauer is stepping down as White House counsel. He’s returning to his former firm, Perkins Coie, where he will represent Barack Obama as his personal lawyer and serve as general counsel to President Obama’s re ... 06/2/2011 - 1:49 am | View Link
Bob Bauer To Be White House Counsel; Greg Craig To Depart TOKYO — The White House's top lawyer is returning to private practice and being replaced by a longtime adviser to Barack Obama. White House counsel Greg Craig, who's leaving ... his resignation letter to Obama. Bob Bauer, who was general counsel on ... 03/17/2010 - 6:12 pm | View Link
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Joe Conason, the editor in chief of National Memo, and who, with Gene Lyons, wrote the seminal book about the media's bizarre crusade against Bill Clinton, The Hunting of the President (also in documentary film format), is a man for the moment, given the media's second wind in applying the Clinton Rules.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump predicted on Sunday that he would win that he would win the black vote because President Barack Obama had set a "poor standard," which made things worse than "just about ever" for African-Americans."
"He has set a very low bar and I think it's a shame for the African-American people," Trump told ABC's Jonathan Karl.
Presidential candidate Donald Trump wants a prominent chef to pay $10 million in damages after the food star bailed on plans to open a new restaurant inside Trumps latest project in the nations capital. A group owned by Trump Trump Post Office LLC filed a lawsuit today in federal court.
Sunday on ABCs This Week, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he would certainly not give up the possibility of running as a third-party candidate if he is not treated fairly by the GOP.
A Rutgers University professor who is under fire for saying that the U. S. is more brutal than ISIS has used racial slurs against white men, attacked a leading advocate against female genital mutilation and even led a successful protest last year to stop former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice from speaking to students.