By Charles Hoskinson | 03/06/14 10:21 AM
President Obama has been spending a lot of time with the 1 percent lately, trying to get them to pony up to keep Democrats from losing control of Congress in November.
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/05/14 10:01 AM
One of the most vulnerable Democrats in the Senate my have just gotten more vulnerable. In an interview aired Wednesday morning on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., said his GOP opponent, Rep. Tom Cotton, feels entitled to the seat because of his service as an Army infantry...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/04/14 06:19 PM
The White House late Tuesday said President Obama would veto a House bill that would delay for a year the individual mandate in the president's health care law. The House Rules Committee was set to debate the measure at a 5 p.m. meeting, setting it up for a floor vote as early as Wednesday....
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/04/14 08:46 AM
Americans for Prosperity is taking a page from the Obama campaign playbook and punching back twice as hard after being accused of airing a "misleading" anti-Obamacare ad in Michigan.
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/03/14 01:21 PM
Let's be honest: There's not much the Obama administration can do to tear Crimea from Russia's grasp -- or any other part of Ukraine that Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to seize. But events of the past three days should be a wake-up call for a president whose fantasy-based worldview...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/03/14 11:28 AM
Former NATO supreme allied commander Adm. James Stavridis, writing in Foreign Policy, says the alliance has to act now on Crimea.
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/01/14 12:24 PM
President Obama is tiptoeing around Russia's apparent intervention to help separatists in Ukraine's Crimea region, but what else can he do when he has squandered any clout he might have had? Obama came to the podium in the White House to say that "we are now deeply concerned by military...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/01/14 10:14 AM
As the crisis in Ukraine unfolds, it's important to consider just how much leverage President Obama has given Vladimir Putin's Russia over U.S. policy. The answer: all the way to outer space. That's right -- ever since Obama ended the U.S. manned spaceflight program, American astronauts have...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/28/14 07:11 PM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin couldn't help but gloat Friday at reports that Russian troops had moved into Ukraine. After all, the media mocked her mercilessly when she criticized President Obama during the 2008 campaign, saying: "After the Russian army invaded the nation of Georgia, Senator...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/26/14 08:54 AM
It's best not to try to play "I'm smarter than the rest of the media" when you're not.
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/25/14 12:48 PM
You don't have to take my word for it. This is what the Miami Herald's Marc Caputo says about Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's floor speech on Monday about the deadly repression of protests in Venezuela and its connection to Cuba's communist government.
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/24/14 09:02 AM
If you've been watching the laughably weak U.S. response to the deadly crackdowns on anti-goverment protesters in Ukraine and Venezuela over the past few weeks and wondering why the Obama administration's foreign policy is so inept, this tweet by Samantha Power, U.S. ambassador to the United...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/22/14 11:43 AM
While Julie Boonstra of Dexter, Mich., struggles to survive leukemia, she now also has to cope with being called a liar by the Democrat who wants to be her next senator. And the campaign of Rep. Gary Peters is also going after television stations airing ads in which her story is featured,...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/21/14 03:33 PM
It was an ominous sign to many observers when Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby announced Thursday that Ukraine Defense Minister Pavel Lebedev had ignored calls all week from Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. Well, you all can breathe easier now, because someone finally picked up on...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/21/14 03:03 PM
Last year, the Food and Drug Administration did something that's sparking a backlash in the medical community -- the agency decided to regulate human feces as a drug.
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