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 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
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 ... 09/10/2012 - 2:00 am | View Link
In comparing Romney to Obama, Romney wins across the board Romney donated his inheritance to charity and ... Hundreds of thousands of jobs were created, costing American taxpayers nothing. Regarding Obama's promises on student loans: loans can't be paid back at any interest rate if there are no jobs. 09/4/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
How is Romney-Obama like Reagan-Carter? – Cafferty File ... By CNN's Jack Cafferty: 2012 is no 1980, and Mitt Romney is no Ronald Reagan. At least that's the message coming from many Republicans to their party's ... 08/30/2015 - 6:02 am | View Website
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll Friday, August 28, 2015. The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Obama ... 08/30/2015 - 2:49 am | View Website
Epic media hypocrisy: Ann Romney’s $990 shirt bad ... The media has really outdone themselves with this one. They roundly thumped Ann Romney for wearing a $990 shirt – but when Michelle Obama wears something ... 08/30/2015 - 1:37 am | View Website
Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney This is an unbiased comparison of the policies and positions of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, candidates from the Democratic and Republican parties respectively in ... 08/29/2015 - 12:23 pm | View Website
A black judge in Mississippi claims that after years of being frozen out by his white colleagues, he has been fired from his post. The Daily Beast reported that Judge Rickey Thompson of Lee County was the first black judge in the county’s 149-year history. Thompson established a drug court to
The name “Mount McKinley” has infrequently crossed the lips of Alaskans for the last 40 years, since Alaska’s bush pilot Gov. Jay Hammond caused the state to officially recognize North America’s highest peak by its Koyukon Athabascan name Denali, roughly meaning “the high one.” On Sunday, as President Obama prepared for a three-day trip to
The skeleton of a massive mastodon, thousands of Native American artifacts and a giant shark could be the next casualties in an increasingly ugly fight over Illinois' state budget that has dragged on for months with no sign of ending.
Knoxville News SentinelReport: Duncan used campaign funds to purchase tickets to send constituents to The RepublicKNOXVILLE, Tennessee — A published report says U. S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.'s office used campaign funds to purchase tickets to sporting events and concerts for some constituents. The Knoxville News Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1ieOT3z) cited campaign
Scott Walker circa February 2015 — the good old days.
The latest Iowa poll from the Des Moines Register/Bloomberg showing Donald Trump at 23 percent, Ben Carson at 18 percent, and Scott Walker falling all the way back to 8 percent (tied with Ted Cruz for third) has sent the Walker campaign into a spin, reports the Washington Post:
Walker’s backers see a campaign discombobulated by Trump’s booming popularity and by his provocative language on immigration, China and other issues.