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
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
Obama Recess Appointments Struck Down, But Is It Really A Setback? We reported yesterday that the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that President Obama’s recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were unconstitutional, but what does that decision really mean? It’s unclear if it will have much of an impact in the near-term. As The Atlantic‘s David Graham pointed out, part of the political problem was 06/27/2014 - 8:36 am | View Link
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Dalai Lama Fast Facts Here is a look at the life of his Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso, spiritual leader of the people of Tibet. Personal: Birth date: July 6, 1935 Birth place: Taktser, Amdo province, Tibet 0 0 read more 06/24/2014 - 11:36 pm | View Link
Yet again, Rand Paul is distorting Ronald Reagan’s presidential record Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is ... 06/23/2014 - 6:52 pm | View Link
Background Conference Call by Senior Administration Officials on Iraq Via Telephone June 19, 2014, 2:27 P.M. EDT MS. HAYDEN: Hi, everyone. Thanks very much for joining us. I appreciate your patience. I know the schedule has changed a little bit today. We have three senior administration officials to talk to you today about what you heard the President say in the briefing room. They are on background as SAOs. There is no embargo on this call. And I’ll turn ... 06/20/2014 - 3:22 pm | View Link
George H. W. Bush To Formally Endorse Mitt Romney Los Angeles, Ca. – Former President George H. W. Bush is going to formally endorse Mitt Romney for the Republican nomination to run against President Obama next year. The two plan on appearing at an event in Houston on Thursday. Romney spokeswoman Gail ... 03/28/2012 - 5:37 am | View Link
George H. W. Bush to formally endorse Romney tomorrow When I first read this Associated Press report, the first thought that came to mind was, “Didn’t former President George H. W. Bush already endorse Mitt Romney?” Actually, no, at least not formally, but that’s a fine distinction. By tomorrow ... 03/28/2012 - 5:10 am | View Link
George H.W. Bush to formally back Romney LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush plans to endorse Mitt Romney at an event Thursday in Houston. Romney spokeswoman Gail Gitcho says the two will appear together and speak to reporters. Formal backing from the 41st president is another ... 03/28/2012 - 5:03 am | View Link
George H.W. Bush to endorse Romney on Thursday Former President George H.W. Bush will formally endorse Mitt Romney’s presidential bid on Thursday, becoming the latest establishment Republican to rally behind the GOP frontrunner. Romney spokeswoman Andrea Saul confirmed that Bush and Romney will ... 03/28/2012 - 4:41 am | View Link
George H.W. Bush To Formally Endorse Mitt Romney LOS ANGELES — Former President George H.W. Bush plans to endorse Mitt Romney at an event Thursday in Houston. Romney spokeswoman Gail Gitcho says the two will appear together and speak to reporters. Formal backing from the 41st president is another sign ... 03/28/2012 - 4:22 am | View Link
George H . W . Bush The Bush political "dynasty" has been compared to that of the Adams and the Kennedy families. Bush is the father of the 43rd president, George Walker Bush, and the ... 07/31/2014 - 8:17 pm | View Website
President George H. W . Bush Timeline of His Life President George H. W. Bush Timeline Important Dates, World and National Events During His Lifetime: 1924 (June 12) Born in Milton, Ma. 1945 (January 6) Married ... 07/31/2014 - 7:48 pm | View Website
Aircraft Carrier Photo Index: USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH (CVN-77) NavSource Online: Aircraft Carrier Photo Archive Contributed by Mike Smolinski USS GEORGE H.W. BUSH (CVN-77) 07/31/2014 - 4:14 pm | View Website
George Bush Find out more about the history of George Bush, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com 07/31/2014 - 2:12 pm | View Website
Timeline . George H. W. Bush . American Experience . WGBH ... George H.W. Bush is born in Milton, Massachusetts. His mother, Dorothy Walker Bush, wants to name her son after her father, George Herbert Walker, but can not choose ... 07/31/2014 - 6:48 am | View Website
WASHINGTON - For Jon Runyan, days like Thursday are exactly why he's leaving Congress after just two terms.
Once again, the South Jersey Republican saw a House vote on a critical issue scuttled by GOP infighting. House conservatives on Thursday morning rebelled against the Republican leadership as the GOP tried to pass a measure aimed at addressing the crisis of thousands of undocumented children who have come from Central America to the southern border.
Another day, another road map.
The day after a City Council contingent presented plans for an ambitious data-driven program to guide city spending, the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce announced its own ambitious data-driven program to guide economic growth to pay for that spending.