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
Testing the human right to water in Detroit - Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Pimpri-Chinchwad to get water suppy on alter... - Times of India 04/28/2016 - 11:57 am | View Link
Obama: North Carolina and MS laws "should be overturned" Cameron defended the Foreign Office's advice to travelers, noting that the office tries to give advice "dispassionately" and "impartially" about laws that could affect British citizens overseas ... Upfronts 2016: Lifetime Taps Selena Gomez Ronda Rousey ... 04/22/2016 - 10:33 pm | View Link
Obama taps overseas donor pool The all-consuming hunt for donors has led President Barack Obama’s campaign to England. And France. And China. Obama is tapping the network of American citizens living outside the 50 states more than any other presidential campaign has before, with more ... 04/20/2016 - 6:05 pm | View Link
Obama administration closing in on rules to let NSA share more freely with FBI, CIA For the past decade, the NSA has collected massive amounts of phone metadata, e-mail, and other information from a variety of sources—sometimes directly from the companies that make such communication possible, sometimes through overseas taps on lines ... 02/26/2016 - 8:05 am | View Link
Few Olive Branches for Tech in Obama NSA Speech Obama never mentioned two issues about which tech executives have expressed concerns: secret government taps on overseas data centers and the weakening of encryption standards. The president took a step toward acknowledging one of the industry’s biggest ... 01/17/2014 - 7:56 am | View Link
After Obama's NSA Speech, Tech Companies Wait and See Mr. Obama didn't mention two issues about which tech executives have expressed concerns: secret government taps on overseas data centers and the weakening of encryption standards. But the president took a step toward acknowledging one of the industry's ... 01/16/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
The Obama Chronicles | Fellowship of the Minds This page is comprised of the posts we've done exposing the enigma that is Barack Hussein Soetoro Obama. Here's the color code: Posts that plumb the mystery of who he ... 04/24/2016 - 9:08 pm | View Website
Obama Doctrine The Obama Doctrine. The U.S. president talks through his hardest decisions about America’s role in the world. By Jeffrey Goldberg. Photographs by ... 04/24/2016 - 4:36 pm | View Website
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Barack Obama presidential campaign, 2008 Obama for America; 2008 Obama–Biden campaign logo: Campaign: U.S. presidential election, 2008: Candidate: Barack Obama U.S. Senator (2005–2008) Joe Biden 04/23/2016 - 5:32 am | View Website
The roars of lions filled the cargo section of Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport Saturday evening as 33 lions rescued from South American circuses landed in South Africa where they will be released into a bush sanctuary for big cats.
Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) isn't taking anything for granted in her run for the Senate against the most vulnerable of the Republicans up for re-election this year, Mark Kirk. She's also doing her job, a refreshing thing for a member of Congress. This week, she introduced legislation to make college more affordable.
The Congresswoman’s In the Red Act would help put our nation on a path toward debt-free college, increase the maximum Pell Grant to keep pace with skyrocketing costs, invest in our country’s community colleges, enable borrowers to refinance student debt at lower interest rates and increase accountability among colleges and universities to ensure students are receiving high-value degrees and credentials.
GOP presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz on Saturday made his pitch to California Republicans, saying their June primary will decide the GOP presidential race and vowing to “bring back jobs” while also protecting the state’s land and water, vital to the state economy.
The National Republican Congressional Committee has never had a great relationship with GOP Rep. David Jolly (R-FL), and they probably thought they were finally done dealing with him after the congressman announced that he’d be leaving the House behind to run for Florida’s open Senate seat after a court-ordered redistricting plan made his district much more Democratic.