Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Comparing the candidates on job creation promises As Americans struggle to find work, many of the unemployed look to the presidential candidates for hope in improving the job picture. Anthony Mason reports on the promises both President Obama and Mitt Romney have made to create jobs if elected. 11/20/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
Comparing the Tax Bite With Obama and Romney What federal tax rate would you pay if Mitt Romney were elected president ... when Bill Clinton was president,” Mr. Obama said last month while campaigning in New Hampshire. “We created 23 million new jobs, and we went from a deficit to surplus. 11/1/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Comparing the education messages of Obama and Romney So why aren’t we hearing more about education from either Mitt Romney or Barack Obama? The common wisdom is that ... His administration to have preserved 400,000 educator jobs first through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in 2009, then in ... 09/26/2012 - 2:10 am | View Link
TIA Releases ‘Presidential Scorecard’ Comparing President Obama & Gov. Romney on Issues Critical to Telecom Industry Gov. Romney, for instance, would cap annual increases in regulatory costs. He also opposes net neutrality legislation, while President Obama supports it. “The ICT industry is an economic growth engine creating millions of jobs in the U.S. and around the ... 09/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
In comparing Romney to Obama, Romney wins across the board Romney donated his inheritance to charity and served without ... have Bain to thank for the health and wealth of their pensions. Bain created American jobs. It's Obama and his cronies who outsource: GM outsources nearly two-thirds of its jobs. 09/4/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Comparing Romney’s and Obama’s jobs ... It's true that Mitt Romney has a jobs plan, and that it includes 59 bullet points. But it's not true that Obama hasn't released anything similarly detailed. 07/6/2012 - 11:35 am | View Website
Comparing Romney's and Obama's jobs plans It's true that Mitt Romney has a jobs plan, and that it includes 59 bullet points. But it's not true that Obama hasn't released anything similarly detailed. 07/6/2012 - 11:35 am | View Website
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Obama Jobs Plan Versus Romney Jobs Plan | GOBankingRates When you compare the Obama jobs plan against the Romney jobs plan, a few key differences stand out. So whose plan will actually work? 09/10/2012 - 1:16 pm | View Website
Jobs: Comparing the Obama and Romney Plans « Revive My Career To spur job creation, President Barack Obama emphasizes the need for federal spending. In contrast, Mitt Romney focuses on cutting taxes and red tape. | View Website
Russia on Thursday stepped up its retaliation against Turkey for the downing of one of its warplanes, tightening controls over Turkish food imports as President Vladimir Putin demanded Ankara apologize. Tensions have soared after Turkish fighter jets shot down the bomber on the Syrian border on Tues
Four men were being held on Wednesday by Minneapolis police as prosecutors weighed charges against them in connection with the shooting this week of five people protesting the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man. Allen Lawrence Scarsella, 23, Joseph Martin Backman, 27, Nathan Wayne Gustavs
On this last Thursday in November, as Americans gather to bond (and occasionally bicker) over food and family, we asked dozens of the country's highest-profile politicians two very important questions -- What are you thankful for? And what is your favorite Thanksgiving treat?
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE…
Among the things I'm thankful for: that 80-something bloggers and "best friends for sixty years and counting" Margaret (the Mainer) and Helen (The Texan) are still at it. Helen is having the clan over for turkey again, and setting out some rules. Some snips from her annual letter:
This will be my first Thanksgiving without my gallbladder.
Boston Market CEO George Michel works inside the company's Miami-area restaurants. Marc Serota / AP For most Americans, Thanksgiving is a day for relaxing, cooking, and eating with family. But for many restaurant and supermarket workers, clocking in on Thanksgiving is routine, although some stores have shortened store hours. Participation by online retailers and those in the sharing economy will also ensure that plenty of employees are hard at work over the holiday weekend.