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
The Wash. Post 's Resident Scott Walker Cheerleader - Media Matters for America ... current president than Barack Obama, Thiessen nonetheless ran through a series of Romney's ... devoting significant space to bashing potential 09/2/2014 - 4:21 am | View Link
'All hope is lost': Worried Democrats cry desperation in fundraising ... - Washington Times “We are ashamed,” the letter reads. “We should have been ready for [Karl] Rove’s Obama -bashing ad blitz. 08/31/2014 - 9:46 am | View Link
The Most Effective Political Ad of 2012 Is Back - National Journal ... the factory worker who criticized Mitt Romney in ... super PAC supporting President Obama, spent over ... ads, one boosting Perdue and ... 08/28/2014 - 7:20 am | View Link
Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan Beg Each Other to Run for President - Big News Network ... since losing the 2012 presidential race on Thursday night, and after the customary round of bashing President Obama, Megyn Kelly of Fox News... 08/23/2014 - 7:12 am | View Link
Obama, Romney's 'China bashing' grates Chinese netizens Hong Kong (CNN)-- President Obama and Mitt Romney have turned China into an election-year flashpoint, with both candidates talking tough and putting some of the blame for America's economic woes on the growing eastern power. The rhetorical fight has ... 10/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama and Romney: Why all the China-bashing? Throughout the hour-long townhall at Hofstra University, the presidential contenders brought up China 24 times—more than health care—and in an almost uniformly negative tone. For his part, Obama rehashed campaign attacks on Romney’s China investments ... 10/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama and Romney: Why all the China-bashing? HONG KONG – President Obama and Mitt Romney’s second debate provided Chinese people with ample reason to be annoyed. Throughout the hour-long townhall at Hofstra University, the presidential contenders brought up China 24 times—more than health care ... 10/18/2012 - 1:46 pm | View Link
Obama Accuses Romney of ‘Teacher Bashing' In the wake of the Chicago Teachers Union strike that ended last week, President Obama on Tuesday took issue with the way that Mitt Romney addressed the issue, saying he was "teacher-bashing." “I think Gov. Romney and a number of folks try to politicize ... 09/25/2012 - 2:46 am | View Link
Secret Video Reveals Romney Bashing Obama Supporters for Feeling Entitled to Food And then this happened. Today, a mystery video of Mitt Romney speaking at a closed-door fundraiser (are there any other kinds?) surfaced on the Internet, in which he claims that Obama supporters “believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to ... 09/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama Was Wrong On Everything: Romney vs. Obama on Iraq ... When Romney warned about leaving Iraq too soon and what might happen if we did, the mainstream media, and all of the Democrats claimed he was delusional. 09/2/2014 - 11:31 am | View Website
Republicans Bash Obama For Doing What Bush Wanted To Do In ... Republicans are reacting mostly negatively to President Obama’s announcement yesterday that all American troops would be leaving Iraq by the end of the year: 09/1/2014 - 6:49 pm | View Website
Is Jimmy Carter an effective weapon in Mitt Romney's ... Julie from Michigan. President Obama and former President Jimmy Carter are about as far apart as two Democrats can be. Mitt Romney and George Bush however ... 08/31/2014 - 4:31 am | View Website
The Hill: Campaign The Hill is a top US political website, read by the White House and more lawmakers than any other site -- vital for policy, politics and election campaigns. 08/27/2014 - 9:04 pm | View Website
Hillary Clinton Joins GOP 2016 Hopefuls in Bashing ... Seven—count ‘em—seven Republican 2016 hopefuls will be traveling through Iowa over an eleven-day stretch between August 2 and August 12, kissing ... 08/4/2014 - 12:27 pm | View Website
Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland's federal conspiracy trial may hinge on a cryptic email in which he acknowledges an offer to become a paid consultant for a nursing home owned by the husband of a political candidate.
The government alleges the email is evidence of a conspiracy to hide Rowland's actual job as a consultant in Lisa Wilson-Foley's congressional campaign.
The girls' basketball coach at Lone Peak High School in Big Sky is charged with having sexual relationships with two of his players.
Court records say a girl and her parents told the Big Sky School District superintendent and Gallatin County sheriff's deputies that she began an intimate relationship with Kokot in January and that he raped her in February or March.
Garlic chives are among those plants — paulownia tree, Jerusalem artichoke, mint and anise hyssop are others — that can parade under either guise.
There is one definitely weedy member in this family, wild garlic, but many other kin are valuable garden plants.
Onions of many kinds, leeks, shallots, garlic and chives all provide delectable fare.
In China, garlic chives leaves that are blanched from sunlight for a couple of weeks before harvest beneath an overturned flowerpot are a delicacy over fried noodles.
Besides good flavor, there's no question as to garlic chives' beauty.
The thin leaves rise from the ground in clumps like those of chives, but garlic chives' leaves are flattened and folded rather than round and hollow.
If you are bold enough to grow garlic chives, promise to rigorously cut back spent flowers before they mature seeds if you want to contain growth.