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
Dan Benishek Raises $487,000 in Top Michigan House Race - Roll Call Online — even as Mitt Romney carried it by an 8-point margin. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee has reserved more than $1 million of... 07/10/2014 - 6:28 am | View Link
Cleveland Rocks The RNC - Atlantic Monthly The GOP Flees to the Cleve - Daily Beast 07/9/2014 - 1:13 pm | View Link
Capito raises more than $1.3m; Tennant, $777k - Associated Press Capito raises $1.3M in her best quarter yet - The Hill 07/9/2014 - 1:10 pm | View Link
Capito raises more than $1.3M; Tennant, $777K in Senate race - Cumberland Times-News ... has almost $5 million available in campaign cash. Tennant, West Virginia’s second-term secretary of state, headed into July with $1.5 million... 07/9/2014 - 11:35 am | View Link
McCutcheon’s Supreme Cynicism - Common Dreams ... value" to Romney, it amounted to a $1.5 million ... and Obama), or 500 times that amount (Adelson and Romney), certainly raises serious ... 07/7/2014 - 1:02 pm | View Link
Romney raises $111.8 million in October Mitt Romney's campaign announced this morning that the GOP ticket and the Republican National Committee raised $111.8 million between Oct. 1 and Oct. 17. (PHOTOS: New newspaper endorsements) It's an impressive number, especially given how many months they ... 10/25/2012 - 3:35 am | View Link
Romney raises $170 million in September BOSTON, Mass. - As Mitt Romney's campaign announced on Monday that it raised a personal-best $170 million in September, his top donors are gathering at Manhattan's Waldorf Astoria hotel for a three-day retreat at which they will attend strategy sessions ... 10/15/2012 - 6:12 pm | View Link
With $114 million, Obama just out raises Romney in August Former Massachusetts Governor Romney and fellow Republicans said on Monday they raised more than $111 million in August, continuing a string of high-dollar hauls that leave him well-equipped to contest the November 6 election. While Obama shattered ... 09/10/2012 - 8:33 am | View Link
Romney raises $76 million to Obama's $60 million (+video) Mitt Romney outraised President Barack Obama in May, the first time the Republican presidential challenger has jumped ahead of Obama and his prodigious fundraising apparatus. The numbers illustrate how Romney and the Republican Party have jelled as a force ... 06/6/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Romney Raises $14 Million in 3rd Quarter, Second to Perry’s Receipts Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor, raised just over $14 million for his presidential campaign during the three months that ended Sept. 30, according to campaign filings delivered to the Federal Election Commission on Friday. The amount gives ... 10/14/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Mitt Romney: Raise the minimum wage Senate Republicans, however, don't agree with Moderate Mitt. Romney’s comments came a month after Senate Republicans reje cted a vote on a bill that would have ... 07/27/2014 - 3:36 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney presidential campaign, 2008 The Mitt Romney presidential campaign of 2008 began on January 3, 2007, two days before Mitt Romney left office as governor of Massachusetts, when he filed to form an ... 07/27/2014 - 11:18 am | View Website
Investigation: Mitt Romney’s Offshore Accounts, Tax ... No wonder Mitt Romney doesn’t want his finances made public. His offshore accounts may operate in a legal gray zone, as Nicholas Shaxson reports, but is that where ... 07/27/2014 - 5:56 am | View Website
Mitt Romney Willard Mitt Romney (born March 12, 1947) is an American politician and businessman who was the Republican Party's nominee for President of the United States in the ... 07/27/2014 - 12:55 am | View Website
Mitt Romney's Maids' Salary Raises Questions Mitt Romney's Maids' Salary Raises Questions. WASHINGTON -- For a woman with three houses and sixteen grandkids, Ann Romney doesn't have very much help around the ... 07/26/2014 - 1:03 am | View Website
According to local station KTLA, it's one of the largest water main breaks ever seen. From the article:
A large water main break in Westwood sent water flooding into streets, stranding people and vehicles and prompting the closure of Sunset Boulevard on Tuesday.
People were stranded by rising water, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department, which was called the incident shortly before 3:30 p.m.
Sunset was closed from Marymount Place to Westwood Plaza, according to LAFD.
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power was en route, according to the Fire Department.
The address given for the flooding was 10630 W.
Senate Democrats are now explicitly saying they will try to use BoehnerÂs border bill as a vehicle for broad, ÂGang of 8â³ style amnesty, and immigration activists are urging them on. All the more reason to call ((202) 224-3121). A House vote on BoehnerÂs bill is expected Thursday. Beware a Boehner Supertrap: Today (Tuesday 7/29) looks like Crunch Day for the House when it comes to finalizing a pre-August bill to deal with the surge of Central American immigrants coming across the Southern border.
Jessa Duggar is currently courting Ben Seewald, a very strong Christian with very strong views on things. His views on the Catholic faith, however, recently caused a social media scandal and Seewald deleted the comments he had posted to his Facebook page. "Where Catholics depart from Scripture, I will in no way support, but will call them out because I love them and desire that they be turned from their deadly errors," Seewald wrote.
Concerned Women for America (CWA) was founded in 1979 by Beverly LaHaye, wife of conservative activistand later Left Behind co-authorTim LaHaye. Irritated by the ascendance of Betty Friedans National Organization for Women (NOW), LaHaye founded CWA to represent traditionalist women who balked at feminist liberation. Since its inception, the group has worked to bring biblical values to bear on the American political process, with special attention to issues of sex and gender.