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
King, Messiah: New baby names suggest high hopes Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys. They're just a little behind Major, the boy's name that jumped the most spots on the Social Security Administration's annual list of popular baby names. 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
Wonkbook: The Fed just might raise rates sooner than expected - Washington Post ... business and consumer loans and could hurt stock ... in National Journal . FRUM: Why the GOP must ... that now requires the Obama ... 08/21/2014 - 10:17 am | View Link
Paul Ryan and the Tea Party Are Breaking Up - The New Republic Online Romney Says Clinton Can’t Distance Herself From Obama - BusinessWeek 08/21/2014 - 9:44 am | View Link
As Va. GOP gathers, some anticipate slugfest - Washington Post ... wing of the GOP. “They scream about Eric Holder and President Obama ... was reacting to Obama’s praise of ... in the party will hurt ... 08/15/2014 - 9:39 am | View Link
Divisions may flare at Va. Republican Central Committee meeting - Washington Post ... wing of the GOP. “They scream about Eric Holder and President Obama ... was reacting to Obama’s praise of ... in the party will hurt ... 08/15/2014 - 8:38 am | View Link
Mississippi Runoff Bad News for Thad Cochran A runoff is likely in Mississippi, and that isn’t good news for CochranWith 99.5% precincts reporting, Tea Party challenger Chris McDaniel leads incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS) by just more than 2,000 votes in Mississippi’s GOP Senate race. And with no one reaching 50% -- McDaniel is at 49. 06/4/2014 - 9:46 am | View Link
Michigan officials at odds over new EPA carbon emissions proposal Michigan elected officials, energy providers and environmental groups wasted little time today weighing in on a new Environmental Protection Agency proposal to reduce carbon emissions. 06/2/2014 - 1:58 pm | View Link
Christie rips Obama’s ‘dangerous’ foreign policy, defends post-Sandy praise Chris Christie, in an extensive interview with Fox News, defended his public praise of President Obama ... rejected the notion that this in any way hurt Mitt Romney in the race, citing statements from the GOP nominee himself. “I’ve seen him publicly ... 03/31/2014 - 2:24 pm | View Link
Hurt 'concerned' by priorities in Obama's State of the Union Four remaining GOP presidential candidates are battling to be ... One portion of Obama’s speech that Hurt said he could get behind was the praise for the nation’s military. “I certainly couldn’t agree more with him about his assessment of the ... 01/22/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Christie & Obama Bromance? Barack & GOP Governor Team Up In Wake Of Sandy (PHOTOS) In the meantime, Republican strategists deny that the bipartisan praise given from a leading GOP party favorite and a Romney surrogate will hurt Romney’s campaign. The Daily Beast reports: Republican strategists say Romney’s sidelining by the storm ... 10/31/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Daniels uses nationally televised speech to lash out at President and praise Republicans Mitch Daniels said Tuesday in the formal Republican response to the president's State of the Union address. Eight months after deciding ... televised speech to lash out at Obama and cast the GOP as compassionate and eager to unchain the country's economic ... 01/24/2012 - 5:57 pm | View Link
Obama Praise Taints GOP's Romney, Huntsman What the praise is really meant to do is taint the potent challengers with a liberal patina that will hurt them with the conservative base as they seek the Republican nomination. The strategy hasn’t escaped attention. “You may have noticed,” Romney ... 03/8/2011 - 8:25 am | View Link
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Why Do The Republicans And The Tea Party Hate President Obama? The republicans, Rush Limbaugh and others' stated agenda was to stop President Obama from being successful. Not to try to make the country better, to help people or ... 08/20/2014 - 5:49 am | View Website
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News Archive | TheHill If President Obama and Hillary Clinton hug it out Wednesday night, the news media won't be there to witness it.The press won't be allowed into the birthday party ... 08/14/2014 - 5:59 pm | View Website
Federal prosecutors are looking at the role employees inside and outside of General Motors' legal department played in a delayed ignition-switch recall linked to 54 accidents and more than a dozen deaths.
Al Gore had "serious reservations" about selling Current TV to Al Jazeera but overcame them because he believed the U. S. was likely to influence the broadcaster and foster understanding, court papers say.
Krauthammer, a syndicated columnist and a Fox News contributor, said there is "no reason" the U. S. cannot provide air cover for the boots already on the ground helping the Peshmerga, the Kurds and the special forces of Iraq fight the terrorists.