By Paul Bedard | 03/05/14 12:01 PM
A House chairman probing the IRS scandal on Wednesday said that President Obama has reneged on a promise to have his aides cooperate with the investigation, forcing the Ways and Means Committee to conduct a dragnet for emails and documents needed to smoke out the truth. Rep. Dave Camp also...
By John Stossel | 03/05/14 10:36 AM
This week, President Obama proposed "a budget that will create new jobs in manufacturing and energy and innovation and infrastructure, and we'll pay for every dime of it by cutting unnecessary spending, closing wasteful tax loopholes!"
By Charlie Spiering | 03/05/14 09:26 AM
According to a new report by NBC's Michael Isikoff, OFA Executive Director Jon Carson set up a meeting with a White House official for New Jersey doctor Munr Kazmir, who is facing a federal lawsuit from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation over missed payments on a $2.5 million loan.
By Mark Tapscott | 03/05/14 09:00 AM
How does one know when the world has been turned completely upside down? How about when USA Today reports a major world leader (not the president of the United States) saying this: "'We need to make sure the market plays a decisive role,' said X in a nationally televised speech to ---...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/05/14 08:44 AM
Speaking at the home of former Democratic Virginia Sen. Chuck Robb in McLean, Va., Obama explained his thinking on the current uprisings around the world.
03/05/14 03:46 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is trying to have it both ways with an election-year budget that pays faint lip service to reducing federal deficits while piling on about $1 trillion in tax increases and hundreds of billions in higher spending designed to appeal to economically...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/04/14 09:18 PM
President Obama on Tuesday warned Democratic donors that the party could not repeat the mistakes of the 2010 midterms, and must focus on turning out voters in November. "Democrats are really good at presidential elections these days, if I do say so myself,” said Obama at a fundraiser for the...
By Meghashyam Mali | 03/04/14 09:00 PM
President Obama on Tuesday night said there was still time to “de-escalate” the standoff in Ukraine, where Russian military forces have taken control of the Crimean peninsula. "The Russians are engaging in a fundamental breach of international law,” said Obama about the military...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 07:30 PM
Hunters beware: President Obama's budget released Tuesday would hike duck stamp fees by $140 million over the next decade. Federal duck stamps are issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and required for anyone older than 16 who wants to hunt migratory waterfowl. A new $15 stamp must be...
By Washington Examiner | 03/04/14 06:42 PM
Wow, that's breathtaking. President Obama's 2015 federal budget proposal, that is.
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 Zack Colman | 03/04/14 06:03 PM
Congress passed its first conservation bill since 2010 on Tuesday when the House approved legislation protecting more of Lake Michigan's shoreline. The House sent a measure to President Obama's desk that would expand the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore in Glen Arbor, Mich., by 32,500...
By Susan Ferrechio | 03/04/14 05:40 PM
Republicans criticized President Obama for a foreign policy strategy they say enabled Russia's intervention in Ukraine, but lawmakers from both parties appear closer to an agreement on how to respond. Republicans and Democratic lawmakers on Tuesday called for possible sanctions against Russia...
By Melanie Sturm | 03/04/14 05:38 PM
Last month, as Ukrainian émigré-turned-tech tycoon Jan Koum prepared to cash a multibillion-dollar check from Facebook -- acquirer of his startup WhatsApp -- then-Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych was checking out of the Gatsby-esque estate where he'd cached his stolen plunder.
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 05:22 PM
March is Women's History Month, and to celebrate, the Twitter account from Organizing for Action, the former campaign arm of President Obama, sent out a photo of him including one of his own quotes about women. Not a photo of a powerful, successful woman. Not a quote from an inspirational...
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