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
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
Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
Obama signs legislation ending FAA furloughs President Barack Obama has signed into law a bill to end furloughs of air traffic controllers. The furloughs stemmed from the automatic, across-the-board spending cuts that started taking effect in March. Millions of air travelers were affected recently by delayed flights across the country because of the furloughs. More
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There is a myth that Democrats and Republicans have allowed themselves to believe. Here is how they figure it. Since 1992 at any given time, between 17 percent and 23 percent of Americans said they were liberals. Between 34 percent and 43 percent said they were moderate. Between 36 percent and 38 percent said they were conservative.
The charlatans looking at those percentages figured that the number of moderate citizens plus the number of conservative citizens were greater than the number of moderate citizens plus liberal citizens.
U. S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power went on several Sunday shows to discuss the world's plans to tackle the rise of the Islamic State before President Obama's speaks to the international organization on Wednesday. Obama will be convening a Head of State Summit with the Security Council, which as Power noted, is "a very rare thing in the history of the U.
Sick of parsing whether Republicans will win the six seats they need to take over the Senate? Bored with the House, where the only question is how big the GOP majority will be in 2015? Then it’s time for you to start paying attention to the 36(!) gubernatorial races on the ballot this fall — where incumbents of both parties are in deep trouble.
A "grand" moment for the Clintons, a spotlight on Elizabeth Warren, more muted White House expectations about Iran, and stretch-run GOP calculations filled our weekly trip around the "Inside Politics" table.