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
Can GOP duck its Donald problem? - Register-Guard ... condemned Trump’s Mexican-bashing comments. ... campaign strategist for President Obama, said ... obstacles for the eventual nominee, Mitt ... 07/4/2015 - 2:18 pm | View Link
Donald Trump surges, and Democrats cheer - Orlando Sentinel The Summer of the Latino Comeuppance - Time 07/2/2015 - 10:52 am | View Link
Chris Christie Really Wants Republicans to Forget his Bromance With ... - Mother Jones Christie Opposes Exemptions for Clerks Who Object to Same-Sex ... - Time 07/2/2015 - 5:58 am | View Link
Donald Trump surges, Democrats cheer - Canberra Times ... have condemned Trump's Mexican-bashing comments. ... strategist for President Barack Obama, said ... obstacles for the eventual nominee, Mitt ... 07/1/2015 - 8:45 am | View Link
Carly Fiorina to GOP: Keep bashing Clinton over her Benghazi cover ... - Examiner.com Clinton can’t use a fax machine (and other lessons from State ... - FOXNews.com 07/1/2015 - 7:56 am | View Link
Chris Christie Really Wants Republicans to Forget his Bromance With Obama He was, after all, a top surrogate for Mitt Romney. During a visit to New Hampshire this week ... calling him a weak leader at a Conservative Political Action Conference. Expect plenty more Obama-bashing from Christie as he elbows his way into the crowded ... 07/2/2015 - 11:12 pm | View Link
Carly Fiorina to GOP: Keep bashing Clinton over her Benghazi cover up "[I thought it would] be Obama’s great Achilles’ heel in the 2012 election. It turned out not to be the case," she said. Fiorina then placed the blame on the GOP's 2012 candidate, Mitt Romney, for not pushing this case of an executive branch cover up. 07/1/2015 - 1:14 pm | View Link
Warren: GOP will continue opposing Affordable Care Act despite President Obama's big win An Obama-bashing, court-trashing combo “is a winning dish,” said ... in the 2012 election — but 4.5 million live in counties that voted for Republican Mitt Romney. So fine. Go bash Obamacare and Hillary Clinton for supporting the plan. 06/26/2015 - 8:29 am | View Link
Obama, Romney's 'China bashing' grates Chinese netizens 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 included barbs on ... 10/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Obama and Romney: Why all the China-bashing? HONG KONG – President Obama and Mitt Romney’s second debate provided ... a number were indeed bothered to see their country used as an all-purpose whipping boy. “Romney’s China-bashing was a blunder,” wrote one. “In a nutshell, Americans ... 10/18/2012 - 10:33 am | View Link
Barack Obama, Prophecy, and the Destruction of the United ... Barack Obama, Prophecy, and the Destruction of the United States: Is Barack Obama Fulfilling Biblical, Islamic, Catholic, Kenyan, and other America-Related Prophecies? 07/5/2015 - 9:20 pm | View Website
MUST-SEE: Jon Stewart blasts conservatives for praising ... More Tagging tips: A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a diary they'd be trying to find? 07/2/2015 - 6:39 pm | View Website
GOP aide bashes Obama kids | MSNBC A Facebook post of a House Republican aide criticizing Sasha and Malia Obama for their appearance at this week's National Turkey pardoning at the White House has gone ... 11/30/2014 - 9:21 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Accuses President Obama Of Violating The ... Mitt Romney is accusing President Obama of violating the Constitution in order to cover up for the fact that Republicans are refusing to do their jobs. 11/17/2014 - 12:54 am | View Website
Which one? | The Economist Our American endorsement Which one? America could do better than Barack Obama; sadly, Mitt Romney does not fit the bill Nov 3rd 2012 | From the print edition 11/2/2012 - 7:23 pm | View Website
Who will make us laugh during upcoming presidential campaignWashington PostNEW YORK — A presidential campaign is beginning without late-night television hosts who helped us laugh through past ones, both a cultural loss and an opportunity for new voices. David Letterman is gone, taking his unmatched ability to have serious and more »
John Oliver was off for the weekend of Fourth of July, or the "annual American tradition of reminding the sky who runs shit," as the "Last Week Tonight" host more aptly called it. But that didn't stop him from uploading a brief -- emphasis on brief, because we'll come back to that -- web exclusive in the show's absence.
Oh my God, you guys!
I love Madison, Wisconsin SO MUCH!
I just wanted to say that. No particular reason. I just think it's nice to say so every once in a while, when you know a city and its inhabitants are so awesome.
Seriously. It's the best. And I'm not just saying that.
The Globe and MailGlobal Markets Fall Sharply After Greek 'No' VoteNew York TimesLONDON — Stock markets and oil prices fell Monday after Greece's voters overwhelmingly rejected reform proposals from international creditors, a verdict that's reinforced fears the country may be heading out of the euro currency. Still, the market