By Ashe Schow | 10/31/13 12:59 PM
More bad news for anti-fracking activists. Experts at Public Health England are seeking public comment on a draft report that shows a “low” risk of adverse health problems due to the extraction of shale gas - natural gas found within shale formations. “The currently available evidence...
By Ashe Schow | 10/30/13 05:40 PM
Uninsured and underinsured Americans caused health insurance premiums to rise and taxes to increase by getting sick and going to the emergency room, according to President Obama. What he didn't mention, however, in his defense of Obamacare on Wednesday is that his solution raised premiums and...
By Ashe Schow | 10/30/13 12:44 PM
Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius couldn't give a definitive answer Wednesday about whether the Healthcare.gov website was secure.
By Ashe Schow | 10/29/13 05:40 PM
Call it the Amash amendment: Round two. Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., along with a bipartisan group of senators and representatives, introduced a bill Tuesday to curb the National Security Agency's blanket collection of American's phone records and metadata. “The days of unfettered spying on...
By Ashe Schow | 10/29/13 02:45 PM
Just in time for Halloween, young Republicans in Arlington, Va., introduced the “Tax Reaper,” a character designed to point out tax hikes supported by Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe.
By Ashe Schow | 10/29/13 12:04 PM
Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J., was much less combative in his defense of the National Security Agency programs that have lead to the wiretapping of foreign leaders and the mass collection of innocent Americans' metadata. Christie, speaking Tuesday with “Good Morning America” host George...
By Ashe Schow | 10/28/13 02:21 PM
By Ashe Schow | 10/28/13 01:53 PM
First Lady Michelle Obama will invite school children to the annual fall harvest of the White House kitchen garden, despite the garden's vegetables rotting during the government shutdown. A spokesman for the first lady said she will join Sesame Street’s Elmo and Rosita Oct. 30, along with...
By Ashe Schow | 10/28/13 01:23 PM
Retired basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal has recorded a television spot endorsing Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J., for reelection, calling him “a great man.” “I don’t endorse many politicians, but Chris Christie is different,” O’Neal said in the spot.
By Ashe Schow | 10/27/13 06:58 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., is at it again, saying Sunday that President Obama “should stop apologizing, stop being defensive” over the National Security Agency spy program. King, speaking with “Meet the Press” host David Gregory on NBC, defended the spy program that was revealed by leaks...
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