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
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. 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
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A traveling street preacher, attempting to deliver a sermon in front of the library at James Madison University in Virginia, was given a lesson in Christian love when a group of students, appalled by his anti-gay rhetoric, drowned him out with a popular Christian song containing the lyrics “Oh
A man was arrested at the White House today after trying to enter a barricaded entrance to the White House complex with his car, the second security incident on the grounds of the executive mansion in less than 24 hours.
I knew there was a reason I ignored David Brooks for so long. I blame Driftglass and Bluegal's Professional Left podcast for forcing me to pay attention to him now, because he truly is one of the idiots of the chattering class. By the way, I'm still chuckling over this week's episode.
While most potential 2016 GOP White House contenders now appears to be focusing more on building the groundwork for a campaign, former Florida Republican Gov. Jeb Bush seems just as busy developing his business interests.
Sorry kids, you're screwed.
Tuesday saw a contentious public hearing on Texas's new proposed school textbooks, the ones that are required to adhere to 2010-established state standards set by a State Board of Education populated by hard-right conservatives and drafted with the help of such luminaries as conservative "historian" David Barton.