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
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
Keystone XL pipeline to be delayed TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current $5.3 billion price-tag as it continues to await U.S. government approval. TransCanada had been sticking to its late 2014 or early 2015 start-up target, but the regulatory process has dragged on. More
Romney’s conflicting remarks on Solyndra-like investments “Well, that [Konarka investment] was a loan that was approved by the prior administration. The governor made it clear that his philosophy was that government should not be in the business of venture investing.” — Romney campaign adviser Eric ... 08/5/2012 - 11:00 pm | View Link
Romney asks Peeping Toms to join bedroom surveillance team Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney (R) says he is determined to repeal and replace President Obama's national health care overhaul even if it takes the support of a few Democrats to get it done. View Photo Gallery :With the Republican... 06/6/2012 - 4:23 am | View Link
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Money Down the Drain This is a discussion of the various abuses of power being exhibited by the US government, in particular, examples of outrageously wasteful government expenditures and ... 04/18/2014 - 2:18 am | View Website
Which party has a 'culture of corruption'? Of course there are bad apples in any organization. But the Democratic Party for years has accused the Republican Party of fostering a "culture of corruption." 04/18/2014 - 12:09 am | View Website
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U. S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Will Cantine, Jordan Mazza and Janine Elliot RUSSIA // UKRAINE ABC News’ Ali Weinberg:
In a rough month of a rough year of a rough second term for Barack Obama’s foreign policy, Thursday was a particularly rough day.
MoreKerry Lays Out Case Against Russia as U. S. Readies New SanctionsTiny Pacific Nation Sues 9 Nuclear-Armed PowersMen Charged With Toppling Ancient Rock Formation Avoid Jail Time Huffington PostHere's An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose Huffington PostSeth Meyers to Host the 66th Annual Emmy Awards PeopleIt began with dour news from the Middle East.
Okay, it has been suggested that it's time for a poll. Who is your pick, at this point in 2014, to run for the presidency and vice-presidency? What combinations would you like to see, and why? Who is the real thing and who are the RINOs and CINOs? How can conservatives win?
Barbara Bush may believe her son Jeb should pass on a 2016 bid because there have been enough Bushes in the White House already. But her husband, former President George H. W. Bush, disagrees and thinks Jeb should go for it. So revealed Jebs younger brother, Neil Bush, in an interview with CNN on Thursday that shed additional light on the conflicting sentiments within the former first clan about another potential Bush presidential run.