By Ashe Schow | 10/17/13 04:59 PM
Democrats should no longer make higher taxes on the American people their top priority, according to the Washington Post's Ezra Klein. Writing about the budget commission that came from the deal to reopen the government and raise the debt ceiling, Klein noted that ever such commission has...
By Ashe Schow | 10/17/13 04:45 PM
More Americans aged 65 and older and fewer 18- to 29-year-olds are in the workforce today than when the recession ended in 2009, according to a new poll from Gallup. The change is slight, but the trend is apparent. Eighty-two percent of 18- to 29-year-olds were working in 2010, compared to 80...
By Ashe Schow | 10/16/13 05:05 PM
America’s energy-producing states just can’t catch a break. If the government remains shut down, America’s energy states will continue to be some of the hardest hit. If the government reopens, the Environmental Protection Agency will resume its “war on coal.” WalletHub, an online...
By Ashe Schow | 10/16/13 02:38 PM
With 74 percent of White House staff furloughed, decisions had to be made about where to save money. Apparently, the only part of whitehouse.gov that needed to be cut was the “We the People” petition page, which allowed Americans to create petitions and voice their opinions to the White...
By Ashe Schow | 10/16/13 01:47 PM
Supporters of the National Security Agency's collection of phone records and metadata use debunked claims and weak arguments to prove their point, according to Cato Institute scholar Julian Sanchez.
By Ashe Schow | 10/15/13 04:12 PM
Opponents to the Environmental Protection Agency's global warming regulations will get their day in court, as the Supreme Court said Tuesday it would review the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions.
By Ashe Schow | 10/15/13 03:19 PM
Despite states being allowed to reopen national parks if the states fund them, the federal government has banned Maine from reopening its Cobscook Bay State Park.
By Ashe Schow | 10/15/13 12:17 PM
DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., went full Mr. Burns by comparing the government shutdown to blocking out the sun. ` Speaking to CNN host Piers Morgan about her recent book, Wasserman Schultz blurted out the line about the government shutdown seemingly out of nowhere.
By Ashe Schow | 10/14/13 05:55 PM
Despite taking a bullet to the head and receiving continued threats from the Taliban on her life in the months since, 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai is determined to become the Prime Minister of Pakistan to improve access to education. In an interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour Sunday,...
By Ashe Schow | 10/14/13 03:04 PM
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