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
California Gov. Jerry Brown will seek re-election LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown formally launched his re-election campaign Thursday, stepping into a contest that the former three-time presidential candidate is expected to dominate. 02/27/2014 - 8:14 pm | View Link
CARL LEUBSDORF: It's time for Democrats to give LBJ his due Whether at political conventions or other party events, Johnson's name is often ignored when speakers celebrate past Democratic presidential greats, from Franklin D. Roosevelt to Bill Clinton. 02/23/2014 - 7:03 am | View Link
For NAFTA, half a happy birthday File photo of loading containers on a merchant ship in the port of Cartagena, Colombia, on May 9, 2012. Photo by Manuel Pedraza/AFP/GettyImages Last fall, while teaching at Hong Kong Baptist University, I had a small encounter that spoke to a larger story of changes brewing in global economics and politics. I was on the jitney bus carrying students and staff from the campus to the nearby subway ... 02/18/2014 - 9:40 am | View Link
Mr. High-Touch I n the days following the freak tornado that hit Springfield on June 1, 2011, politicians from around the state flocked to the city. They met with municipal officials, toured devastated neighborhoods and, to a person, vowed to help Springfield recover from the damage. Whether each of those visiting... 02/14/2014 - 2:21 pm | View Link
USS George HW Bush, strike group's 5,000 sailors, set to deploy Saturday The aircraft carrier's strike group is expected to be gone eight to nine months and will support operations in Afghanistan. 02/13/2014 - 12:13 am | View Link
George H.W. Bush to formally endorse Mitt Romney for president Houston - Back in December, former President George H.W. Bush offered words of encouragement to former Governor Mitt Romney. He said that Romney “is the best choice for us,” but noted that he liked Texas Governor Rick Perry. Months later, it is ... 03/28/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
George H.W. Bush to Formally Endorse Romney Former President George H.W. Bush will formally endorse Mitt Romney for president on Thursday, the Romney campaign announced. The former president had previously made supportive statements about Romney, saying in December that the Republican front-runner ... 03/28/2012 - 9:47 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 - 5:41 am | 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 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 ... 03/28/2012 - 5:22 am | View Link
George W. Bush George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd President of the United States of America from 2001 to 2009 ... 03/7/2014 - 10:10 pm | View Website
U.S. Senate: Art & History Home > George H. W. Bush, 43rd ... VP George Bush ... Only the President lands on the south lawn. —Vice President George Bush, March 30, 1981 03/7/2014 - 10:07 am | View Website
George H. W. Bush George Herbert Walker Bush was born at 173 Adams Street in Milton, Massachusetts on June 12, 1924 to Prescott Sheldon Bush and Dorothy (Walker) Bush. 03/6/2014 - 10:11 pm | View Website
George H. W. Bush : Biography Biography of George H. W. Bush ... British History; American History; The First World War; The Second World War; France 03/6/2014 - 9:21 pm | View Website
George H. W. Bush Biography Learn more about the 41st president of the United States, George H. W. Bush. This biography describes his early childhood through his career before the presidency to ... 03/6/2014 - 8:03 pm | View Website
California’s job market stuttered in January, but a just-completed recount of years past suggests the economic recovery has been stronger than previously believed – healthy enough, in fact, to erase most of the job loss from the recession.
Mommy and daddy bloggers, your mayor needs you. Mayor de Blasio tapped into a virtual resource to help push his prekindergarten initiative by inviting 19 parent bloggers to City Hall to get his message out.
After a six-month streak of robust growth, California exports slowed down in January.
A workman waits for the next sling of rice to be lowered into the Ken Shin Ship headed for Japan at the Port of Sacramento.
In an unusual rebuke, the White House said Friday that Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan had misrepresented a telephone conversation with President Barack Obama last month. A White House official said Erdogans version of the Feb. 19 conversation, which hes now repeated twice, is not accurate.
E-cigarettes ignite debate over regulation, salesMarshfield News-HeraldBanning the sale of electronic cigarettes to kids may seem like a no brainer, yet Gov. Rick Snyderâ??s administration and a number of health advocacy groups are opposing legislation that does just that. / Emma Fidel AP. USA Today and more »
A Minot man is making his third bid for the Republican endorsement to run for the U. S. House. DuWayne Hendrickson ran unsuccessfully as a write-in candidate in 2012. In 2010, he finished last at the North Dakota Republican state Local man running for? NDUS House seatMinot Daily Newsall 12 news articles »