By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 05:01 PM
Former Vice President Al Gore participated in an “Ask Me Anything” -- a town-hall style discussion -- on Reddit on Wednesday, but not everyone who participated asked serious questions.
By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 04:01 PM
Democratic National Committee Chairman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida dodged questions Tuesday about whether she would support delaying Obamacare's individual mandate if Healthcare.gov isn't fixed by March 31, 2014, when open enrollment ends. Speaking with MSNBC's Chuck Todd on “The...
By Ashe Schow | 10/23/13 11:45 AM
Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio plans to introduce a bill that would delay Obamacare's individual mandate until the multiple problems in the program's Healthcare.gov website are fixed. Rubio told Fox News' Bill O'Reilly on Tuesday that he is introducing the bill Monday because it is unfair...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 04:16 PM
Owners of an Eastern Kentucky coal-fired power plant would rather shut its doors than comply with new Environmental Protection Agency regulations, according to Kentucky Power President Greg Pauley. "I have to look for what's appropriate," Pauley said. "Not only for the operating of the plant,...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 01:46 PM
Pity Jason Furman, chairman of the president's Council of Economic Advisers, because he has the difficult job of spinning month after month of mediocre jobs reports. And it seems he has run out of adjectives. “While job growth remained solid in September, there is no question that the...
By Ashe Schow | 10/22/13 12:09 PM
Lawmakers from 16 southern states have drafted a resolution supporting the coal industry in response to the Environmental Protection Agency's perceived “war on coal.”
By Ashe Schow | 10/21/13 05:21 PM
President Obama's speech from the Rose Garden on Monday sounded more like an insurance commercial than a speech. To that end, here are five insurance slogans adapted for Obamacare: 1. Obamacare Farm Insurance Company 2. Obamaco 3. Obama's Life Insurance 4. Obamacarestate 5. Obamacare...
By Ashe Schow | 10/21/13 04:44 PM
By Ashe Schow | 10/21/13 01:27 PM
President Obama's approval rating dropped three percentage points to 44.5 percent between July 20 and Oct. 19, the third-largest drop of his presidency, according to Gallup. The government shutdown was the main driver of the approval slump, which caused Obama’s rating to dip to 41 percent,...
By Ashe Schow | 10/20/13 04:31 PM
Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz declined to say Sunday if he would force another government shutdown on January 15, 2014, when the current continuing resolution expires. Cruz vowed, however, on ABC's "This Week" to “do anything” to stop Obamacare. “I would do anything and I will...
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