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
Who are the big-money donors to the Obama, Romney campaigns? He has donated $34.2 million so far to aid Romney and organizations supporting Romney this election. All five of the top Romney donors gave more money than the top Obama donor, movie producer Jeffrey Katzenberg. Big-dollar ... the key pro-Obama PAC this ... 10/21/2012 - 6:22 pm | View Link
Jewish donors prominent in presidential campaign contributions The biggest donor to Mitt Romney’s presidential ... is also a major donor to Jewish philanthropies and organizations like the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Jacobs has given more than $2 million to pro-Obama super PACs ... 10/19/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Meet the 5 Biggest Donors to the Obama & Romney Campaigns The first list focuses upon Republican candidate Mitt Romney and the second explores the biggest contributors ... s oil company. Rowling once told the Texas Tribune he prefers political donations to lobbying efforts. Rowling has been a big donor in Texas ... 10/18/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Gas prices fall and Obama gets a boost For instance, the Obama campaign, the pro-Obama Priorities USA Action ... touting domestic green energy jobs and tying Mitt Romney to Big Oil companies with overseas jobs. And the American Energy Alliance plans to ramp up its online media campaign in ... 05/8/2012 - 6:31 pm | View Link
Outside groups flood swing states with ads targeting candidates The pro-Obama "super PAC" Priorities USA Action ... Senior strategist Bill Burton said the super PAC was seeking not only to tie Romney to the oil industry but "to answer what the opponents of the president are putting on TV in order to attack him and ... 05/2/2012 - 4:00 am | View Link
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Gov. Chris Christie (R) stepped up his criticism of Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), telling MSNBC the Kentucky senator should be made to testify before Congress in the event of a future terrorist attack because his opposition to NSA data collection has made the country “weaker and more vulnerable.”
Said Christie: “He should be in hearings in front of Congress if there’s another attack, not the director of the FBI or the director of the CIA.”
Donald Trump appears to have deleted a tweet he quoted that suggested Jeb Bush has to like “Mexican illegals” because of his wife, Columba, who is Mexican, The Wrap reports.
“The tweet appeared to be live for 24 hours before Trump deleted it.”
It's always amusing watching any of these Republican talking heads and politicians try to put a positive spin on the fact that Donald Trump has been rising in the polls since he announced he was jumping into the 2016 GOP presidential clown car.
On ABC's This Week, the perpetually wrong Bloody Bill Kristol and Rep.
I know you are going to be shocked, shocked I tell you, to hear this:
A major donor to Gov. Greg Abbott received an immediate offer of help from the office of the governor after complaining that Democrats and their top contributor were on the verge of defeating a controversial bill insurance companies wanted, records obtained by The Texas Tribune indicate.
Texans for Lawsuit Reform, which should actually be named Screw The Little Guy, has given Abbott $720,000.