By Conn Carroll | 08/09/13 08:35 AM
President Obama will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. on Friday, one day before he leaves Washington for a nine-day vacation on Martha’s Vineyard, Mass.
By Conn Carroll | 08/08/13 05:10 PM
For an idea that is supposedly so clearly destined for failure, libertarian populism sure has drawn a lot of attention from critics on both the left (Josh Barro, Jonathan Chait, Paul Krugman, Michael Lind, Matt Yglesias) and right (Matt Lewis, Ramesh Ponnuru).
By Conn Carroll | 08/08/13 11:35 AM
Amnesty advocacy groups, frustrated by the lack of progress in Congress, are preparing to pressure President Obama to expand his existing amnesty program if Congress fails to pass an amnesty bill soon.
By Conn Carroll | 08/08/13 08:50 AM
If you were hoping that members of Congress were going to face noisy protesters demanding citizenship for illegal immigrants at their town halls, so far this August has been a complete disappointment for you. President Obama’s Organizing for America’s plan to push amnesty at Republican town...
By Conn Carroll | 08/07/13 11:20 AM
President Obama bragged during his Tuesday speech in Phoenix, Arizona, that “Our deficits are coming down at the fastest rate in 60 years.”
By Conn Carroll | 08/07/13 08:25 AM
Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., announced he is officially challenging Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., Tuesday, vastly improving Republican chances to win control of the United States Senate in 2014.
By Conn Carroll | 08/06/13 11:35 AM
On Monday, after reporting on the closure of an online community college partnership, I tweeted the story to Slate’s Matt Yglesias, hoping he might recognize higher education accreditation as one of those areas where an economic policy idea can “transfer economic resources from a privileged...
By Conn Carroll | 08/06/13 09:15 AM
Amnesty activists frustrated by a lack of progress in the House are pushing Democrats to sign a discharge petition that would force Republicans to vote on the Senate immigration bill. Problem is, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., still hasn’t sent the bill to the House. Amnesty on...
By Conn Carroll | 08/05/13 04:00 PM
Tiffin University, a small, private non-profit university in northwest Ohio, announced last week that it has been ordered to stop its Ivy Bridge College associate degree program by the university’s regional accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, leaving thousands of students without a...
By Conn Carroll | 08/05/13 10:15 AM
Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., gave House Republicans an “Immigration Resource Kit” Friday, including these 10 talking points against S. 744, the citizenship for illegal immigrants bill passed by the Senate this June.
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