As Holder arrived in Ferguson, Mo., Wednesday to address the police shooting of an unarmed teenager, it was clear that the attorney general had emerged as arguably President Obama's most-trusted confidant rather than the source of consternation that once frustrated so many White House officials.
The Department of Justice said that it would be the single largest settlement with a U.S. business in history. The agreement includes $9.65 billion in cash paid out to federal and state agencies, and nearly $7 billion in consumer relief to borrowers hurt by the mortgage crisis.
By BETSY WOODRUFF | 08/21/14 01:28 PM
Speaking at the Heritage Foundation, the Texas governor placed blame for the border crisis on President Obama's "willful neglect of clear presidential responsibility."Read More...
By BETSY WOODRUFF | 08/21/14 01:19 PM
In a talk at the Heritage Foundation in downtown D.C. co-hosted by National Review, the Texas governor tore into his critics, calling the indictment attack on our system of government.Read More...
By REBECCA BERG | 08/21/14 12:58 PM
The Senate's top Republican, put a new, inadvertent twist on that motto during a recent campaign stop in Kentucky.Read More...
By CHARLES HOSKINSON | 08/21/14 01:43 PM
As public schools across the U.S. brace themselves for a surge of thousands of underage illegal immigrants — many who came to the country without their families — Americans are saying ditch the...Read More...
By ASHE SCHOW | 08/21/14 12:26 PM
An editorial in the Las Vegas Review-Journal discusses the issues caused by Congress' new campus sexual assault bills, saying the main bill -- the Campus Safety and Accountability Act -- "turns the...Read More...
By BECKET ADAMS | 08/21/14 11:43 AM
MSNBC host Chris Matthews was not at all impressed Wednesday evening with President Obama's earlier statement on the ISIS beheading of American photojournalist James Foley.Read More...
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By PAUL BEDARD | 08/20/14 08:47 AM
Republican voters are ready for a Mitt Romney "I told you so" campaign for president in 2016, as a new poll puts him far ahead of his GOP rivals by a nearly two-to-one margin over his closest competitor.Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 08/18/14 05:53 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features NBC's Andrea Mitchell injecting race into the coverage of the turmoil in Ferguson, Mo. over the police shooting of an unarmed African American.Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 08/16/14 06:00 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama scored good points with his Iraq policy and efforts to quell violence in Ferguson, Mo., giving him something to brag on in November.Read More...