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 to 30.6 percent ... 11/3/2012 - 10:04 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
In comparing Romney to Obama, Romney wins across the board Regarding Bain, outsourcing, and who cares: Romney donated his inheritance to charity and ... 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 ... 09/5/2012 - 11:58 pm | View Link
Comparing Obama and Romney by value of residences On the other side, President Obama's supporters say that he has brought the country back from the brink of a depression when we were losing 700,000 jobs a month ... less than they paid for it in 2005. Mitt Romney's New Hampshire Home Although the other ... 08/28/2012 - 5:50 am | View Link
Romney, Obama, & Simpson-Bowles: How Do the Tax Reform ... Introduction In response to claims that his tax plan would force higher taxes on low- and middle-income earners, Mitt Romney has pointed to the Simpson-Bowles[2 ... 04/18/2014 - 1:16 pm | View Website
Handwriting Analysis of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney ... Handwriting Analysis of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney Signatures by Handwriting Analyst Sylvia Tooker, Dallas, Texas 04/17/2014 - 11:33 pm | View Website
Romney vs Obama on Poverty Compare Mitt Romney and Barack Obama on Poverty ♦ Profiles ♦ Issues 04/16/2014 - 1:44 am | View Website
Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney comparison. This is an unbiased comparison of the policies and positions of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, candidates from the Democratic ... 04/16/2014 - 1:02 am | View Website
Romney vs Obama on the Economy Compare Mitt Romney and Barack Obama on the Economy ♦ Profiles ♦ Issues 04/15/2014 - 5:20 am | View Website
The National Archives made public Friday 7,500 pages of previously unseen documents from former President Bill Clinton’s administration. Like earlier releases, the internal e-mails, speech drafts and memos provide interesting vignettes at a time when the Clintons may be hoping to return to the White House. Read full article >>
After troubled pop star Justin Bieber’s spate of legal troubles earlier this year, the American people petitioned their government to deport the Canadian citizen from the United States. Nearly three months later, they have their response from the Obama administration: no comment.
Almost 275,000 people signed a petition on the White House website in January to “Deport Justin Bieber and revoke his green card.” “Sorry to disappoint, but we won’t be commenting on this one,” the White House wrote in its response, posted Friday.
Ken Vogel and Mackenzie Wagner of Politico put a dollar figure on the massive flow of cash from conservative groups to talk radio hosts between 2008 and 2012:
A POLITICO review of filings with the Internal Revenue Service and Federal Election Commission, as well as interviews and reviews of radio shows, found that conservative groups spent nearly $22 million to broker and pay for involved advertising relationships known as sponsorships with a handful of influential talkers including Beck, Sean Hannity, Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin and Rush Limbaugh between the first talk radio deals in 2008 and the end of 2012.