Republicans and Democrats working out the Pentagon's annual policy bill said Monday that they had reached an agreement on a stripped-down version of the bill over the Thanksgiving recess and presented it to their colleagues with one message: Take it or leave it.
Eight Northeastern states petitioned the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday to require a group of "upwind" Midwest and Southern states to more aggressively reduce smog-forming pollutants from power plants that drift across their borders and pose health risks.
By TIM MAK | 12/09/13 06:58 PM
The Senate approved a 10-year extension of a ban on plastic guns Monday, but chose not to adopt Sen. Chuck Schumer's proposal to tighten rules on guns created with 3-D printers. "Science fiction has become a reality,"...Read More...
By REBECCA BERG | 12/09/13 06:47 PM
The National Republican Senatorial Committee on Wednesday will hold its first Washington fundraiser for Rep. Steve Daines, the Montana Republican running to fill the seat being vacated by longtime Democratic Sen. Max...Read More...
By MEGHASHYAM MALI | 12/09/13 03:54 PM
President Obama will be one of the world leaders speaking at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela, the White House announced on Monday. Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told reporters traveling with the...Read More...
By SEAN HIGGINS | 12/09/13 05:05 PM
Defending Main Street, the super PAC of the Republican Main Street Partnership, has gotten $400,000 in donations from two major labor organizations: The Laborers' International Union of North...Read More...
By JOEL GEHRKE | 12/09/13 04:18 PM
Rep. Ann Kuster, D-N.H., refused to answer questions about the Benghazi terrorist attack that killed four Americans on the grounds that the Libyan city isn't in the Middle East. "I'm certainly...Read More...
By TIMOTHY P. CARNEY | 12/09/13 03:48 PM
Regulation is often a tool incumbent businesses use to keep out new entrants. Many journalists, however, understand regulation only as a tool the government uses to protect the public from...Read More...
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By PAUL BEDARD | 12/09/13 04:46 PM
In a new and strange defense of Obamacare, an MSNBC host accused “wealthy white men” of dreaming up the word as a derogatory term to slam President Obama and “put themselves above and apart from a black man, to...Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 12/09/13 01:55 PM
This week’s Mainstream Media Scream features MSNBC host Ed Schultz suggesting that God supports Obamacare. Answering questions from viewers on "The Ed Show" last Wednesday, Schultz pulled one from Twitter. “Would...Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 12/09/13 01:48 PM
Washington’s $49.5 billion bailout of General Motors saved at least 1.2 million jobs, protected hundreds of thousands of pensions and earned about $40 billion in tax collections, turning what some have dubbed a poor...Read More...