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
News roundup: Poll shows voters believe U.S. has 'lost control' - Salt Lake Tribune ... helping children is worthy of praise. ... like Uber and Lyft will hurt real ... making by President Barack Obama. ... forecasters predict a ... 10/20/2014 - 7:56 am | View Link
Can Hickenlooper get his middle-of-the-road magic back? - Summit Daily News ... of the U.S. Senate over to the GOP. ... settled, Hickenlooper won praise ... he shot pool with President Obama in ... Dunlap reprieve) ... 10/8/2014 - 11:38 am | View Link
Obama to Hit the Stump for Democratic Governor Hopefuls Malloy is an unpopular first-term governor locked in a tight race with GOP businessman and former U.S. Ambassador ... Obama held a private fundraiser for Quinn in Chicago two weeks ago then heaped praise on him during an economic speech at Northwestern ... 10/15/2014 - 6:28 am | View Link
8 Democrats Not Afraid to Be Seen With President Obama Dannel Malloy Malloy is an unpopular first-term governor locked in a tight race with GOP businessman and former U.S. Ambassador ... fundraiser for Quinn in Chicago two weeks ago then heaped praise on him during an economic speech at Northwestern University. 10/15/2014 - 6:11 am | 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 - 3:24 pm | View Link
After Obama, Christie Wants a G.O.P. Hug But Mr. Murdoch was blunt: Mr. Christie risked looking like a spoiler unless he publicly affirmed his support for Mitt Romney, something the governor did the next day. Mr. Christie has been explaining himself to Republicans ever since. His lavish praise ... 11/18/2012 - 7:00 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 - 7:48 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 ... 10/19/2014 - 11:54 am | View Website
The United States ambassador to the United Nations is on her way to visit all three of the West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola outbreak, amid rising calls for travel restrictions back home in the U. S.
BIRMINGHAM Ala. (Reuters) – The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibet, visited one of America’s sacred sanctuaries on Saturday, touring the church where four African-American girls were killed in a 1963 bombing that galvanized the civil rights movement. As more than 300 protesters and supporte
An American nurse published a scathing account of her treatment after being put in isolation in the United States following a stint caring for Ebola patients in West Africa, saying she was made to feel like “a criminal.” Kaci Hickox was the first person to enter mandatory 21-day quaranti
Houston Mayor Annise Parker
In 2009, residents of Houston, Texas made history when they elected Annise Parker as the first openly gay mayor of Houston. Progress!
Thursday she experienced another first.
Daughter needs drivers test. Has all docs, some in MomA name, some MomK, but w/ birth cert showing both. DPS says can only be from 1 mom!-A
Her daughter went to take her driver's test and she was turned away.