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
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Comparing the Tax Bite With Obama and Romney “We created 23 million new jobs, and we went from a deficit to surplus ... In both 2009 and 2007, the ultrarich paid a much lower rate than I would under Mr. Romney’s plan. Under Mr. Obama’s proposals, rates on the top 400 would rise ... 11/2/2012 - 2:23 am | View Link
'People' vs. 'Enterprises': Comparing Romney and Obama's Speeches "People" is a seemingly innocuous word but Obama used it in phrases like "prosperity for all people" as well as governments serving "their people." Romney's speech used the word "people" 15 times in phrases like "people build economies," "jobs for people ... 09/26/2012 - 11:52 am | View Link
Comparing the education messages of Obama and Romney His administration to have preserved 400,000 educator jobs first through the American ... rigor has been a state-led effort. The most Obama should be claiming credit for is cheerleading. Mitt Romney has talked a little about his education record as ... 09/26/2012 - 2:08 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
Journal Times editorial: Comparing the Romney and Obama speeches In his speech, Romney said: “I will begin my presidency with a jobs tour. President Obama began with an apology tour.” In trips to Europe, Latin America and the Muslim world early in his first term, he said that the U.S. acted “contrary to our ... 09/9/2012 - 10:40 pm | View Link
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The fault lines among the Republican Party's field of potential presidential candidates stem in large measure from a dispute over foreign policy and whether to commit to conservative positions or try to appeal to new voter groups.
The FAA is still grappling with how to regulate drones for commercial purposes in the U. S., but the flying robots are already being used to spray pesticides in Japan and survey construction sites in Europe.
A Senate hearing on alleged retaliation against whistleblowers at the giant Hanford nuclear-weapons cleanup project will go forward despite the absence of potential key witnesses: the workers who were let go.