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
Ad watch: Pro-Obama group ties Romney to Medicare fraud Then, as governor, Scott cut millions from health care. Romney was director of a company that stole millions from Medicare. Now, Romney’s plan would end Medicare as we know it." 10/31/2012 - 4:52 am | View Link
Fox News Claims Clint Eastwood Ad Has Subliminal Pro Obama Messages The paranoiacs at Fox News are super afraid that the Chrysler Super Bowl ad starring Clint Eastwood had subliminal pro-Obama messages in it. Yes, that ad that was pro-America was really pro-Obama, or to put it more clearly, anything that is pro-America is ... 02/7/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Best pro-Obama Letter to the Editor ever Wow, so this is how it's done! The election season was so disappointing because Democratic candidates couldn't seem to say in a simple, direct way why President Obama's policies have been good for the country. But two days after the election, a perfect ... 11/7/2010 - 6:16 am | View Link
It's the undeniable, seemingly incongruous contradiction of Mike Bloomberg’s mayoralty: As crime plummeted, public criticism of his anti-crime efforts soared. On Bloomberg’s watch, homicides plunged to the lowest levels since Elvis Presley played 'The Ed Sullivan Show.'
If Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker ever runs for president, expect him to talk about his "third way" for Medicaid—a plan that rejects part of President Barack Obama's health law while extending coverage to more poor in the state.