By Charlie Spiering | 02/13/14 08:23 AM
President Obama is traveling to California on Friday to discuss the severe drought that is threatening farmers' livelihood and meet with the king of Jordan.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/12/14 08:31 AM
"Political narratives are necessarily reductive, invariably gauzy and thus often misleading," writes the New York Times Magazine's Robert Draper in a 7,000-plus-word profile of Texas Democratic candidate for governor Wendy Davis.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/12/14 08:25 AM
Edward Snowden, Bradley Manning and the Justice Department's seizure of Associated Press phone records -- all reasons why the United States has fallen to 46th place in the 2014 World Press Freedom Index released Wednesday by Reporters Without Borders.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/11/14 03:24 PM
During a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center on Tuesday, Attorney General Eric Holder declared that he wanted to extend voting rights for felons after being released from prison.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/11/14 01:16 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., released a new video in defense of the Fourth Amendment pointing out that many Americans were disturbed by the news that the National Security Agency was collecting phone data on American citizens. "It posed a serious constitutional question: Do we no longer have a...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/11/14 11:38 AM
MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell discussed the now-widely read report by the Washington Free Beacon on "The Hillary Papers" -- notes by Hillary Clinton's friend Diane Blair, now archived at the University of Arkansas. Mitchell explained that while she and her colleagues were discussing the story that...
By Charlie Spiering | 02/11/14 08:54 AM
Fox News producer Jesse Watters was recently in Washington chasing around members of Congress trying to convince House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to do an interview with Bill O'Reilly.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/11/14 08:44 AM
NBC's Bob Costas on Tuesday downed a glass of vodka on air after both of his eyes became infected during his trip to the Sochi Olympics in Russia.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/10/14 02:20 PM
During a Heritage Action speech on energy policy Monday, Sen. Ted Cruz told the audience that he re-read former President Jimmy Carter's 1977 address to the nation on energy.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/10/14 10:26 AM
They are called the "Hillary Papers," a collection of notes from political science professor Diane Blair, a personal friend of Hillary Clinton, who died in 2000. The papers reveal some of Clinton's thoughts during her husband's first administration, as recorded by her friend. The Washington...
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