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
Hillary Clinton Gets Another Nudge for 2016 Paging, Hillary Clinton. Emily’s List, the influential abortion-rights group that backs Democratic women, unveiled an initiative Thursday to help put a woman in the White House. The group announced a six-figure digital media campaign and new polling that shows a strong appetite for a female commander-in-chief as part of its “Madame President” campaign. 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
Secret Service Chief Gets the Third Degree, Doves Get Hawkish, FCC ... - REASON Online The hope of riding the voters' not-at-all ... Seriously, Obama is doing everything he can to ... junk the entire U.S. constitution and replace it ... 09/30/2014 - 5:45 am | View Link
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Why Are We Bombing Syria? - Huffington Post ... the bankruptcy of the Obama ... These new "moderates" will replace the old ... W. Bush's war, realize in 2014 that hope and change was but a ... 09/23/2014 - 6:52 am | View Link
Barack Obama’s Toothless and Feckless Foreign Policy Like Wilson, candidate Obama had promised to transform international relations: hope would overcome defeatism, diplomacy would replace aggression ... His vapid foreign policy slogan was proudly announced on Air Force One: “Don’t do stupid shit.” 08/14/2014 - 12:28 pm | View Link
President Obama’s Obamacare Shocker Has Left John Boehner Punching At Air Republicans are not only shocked after President Obama took the air out of their balloon, but has left John Boehner swinging blindly at ... he has retreated back to their 2010 campaign slogan of repeal and replace. The fact that Republicans keep claiming ... 07/2/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Republicans aim to repeal Obama's health care law in 2013 Party officials also hope to force some Democrats into a difficult vote ... Republican candidates ran on a slogan of "'repeal and replace" in 2010, when they won control of the House and gained seats in the Senate. But they have yet to outline details ... 06/30/2012 - 6:00 am | View Link
Obama's Slogan: Looking To Replace Hope and Change They may not be official but those are all phrases that could in one form or another be candidates to become President Barack Obama's re-election slogan. Advisers say a fresh slogan to replace the winning "Change we can believe in" mantra of 2008, is ... 02/18/2012 - 6:06 am | View Link
Obama's Slogan: Looking to Replace Hope and Change WASHINGTON - Winning The Future. Greater Together. We Don't Quit. They may not be official but those are all phrases that could in one form or another be candidates to become President Barack Obama's re-election slogan. Advisers say a fresh slogan to ... 02/18/2012 - 5:42 am | View Link
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Barack Obama and Bill Ayers Amazing Ayers Audio Unearthed (06:10) A Limousine Revolutionary: Bill Ayers is a limousine revolutionary. He was born into a wealthy Chicago family, raised in ... 10/24/2014 - 2:47 pm | View Website
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Kaci Hickox, the first nurse to be quarantined under a strict new policy on her return from treating Ebola patients in West Africa criticized her treatment in a Dallas Morning News op-ed on Saturday.
Her words echoed concerns voiced by medical professionals that a mandatory 21-day quarantine following contact with Ebola patients would deter volunteers from signing on to fight the epidemic.
"I am scared about how health care workers will be treated at airports when they declare that they have been fighting Ebola in West Africa," Hickox wrote.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie returned to Iowa on Saturday to headline one of the biggest events on the state's political calendar and seize the chance to meet with Republican activists and fundraisers who could propel a potential White House bid in 2016.
While support for a Christie candidacy among a wide-open field lags in early polling among likely GOP caucus-goers, Christie has forged strong ties with some important Iowa operatives who have made it clear they would jump to help if he decided to run.
The visit, about a week before the midterm elections, was Christie's third in recent times to a state where Republican voters are generally seen as more conservative than Christie's natural base.
Co-chairs Artur Runge-Metzger and Kishan Kumarsingh during Day 4 at the Bonn climate talks.
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WASHINGTON, D. C.] U. S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today announced that communities and housing agencies throughout Illinois will receive a total of $26,128,915 in grant funding through three programs administered by Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to help develop urban communities in the area. This funding will give local development agencies around Illinois the ability to expand and improve affordable housing and other critical services in their communities, Durbin said.
Google senior vice president Alan Eustace just beat the world record for highest-altitude space jump, The New York Times reports. A helium-filled balloon carried him 135,908 feet to nearly the top of the stratosphere more than 25 miles above the ground, before he cut himself loose and plunged toward the earth at speeds that peaked at more than 800 miles per hour.
Palmer casts Dr. Ralph Alvarado as drug dealer in negative campaign ad using spliced courtroom footage In perhaps the nastiest ad of the 2014 Kentucky electoral season, state Sen. R. J. Palmers campaign portrays his Republican opponent, Dr. Ralph Alvarado, essentially as a drug dealer. Transcript: Judge: Whats he on?