By Susan Crabtree | 09/01/14 06:33 PM
A deeply polarized state, Wisconsin has been the epicenter of a major fight in recent years over the power of government workers' unions with a highly competitive governor's race this fall.
09/01/14 05:01 PM
MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections. "America deserves a...
09/01/14 01:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has sent official notification to Congress of his order for last week's airstrikes and humanitarian aid drops to help Iraqis threatened by Islamic State militants. The White House on Monday released a letter formally letting Congress' leaders know that...
By Paul Bedard | 09/01/14 09:57 AM
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says that the shrinking labor movement is "in crisis."
By Michael Barone | 08/31/14 06:06 PM
The ability to read other people comes harder or not at all if you're transfixed with your image of yourself. Which seems to be the case with Barack Obama.
By Hugh Hewitt | 08/31/14 05:41 PM
Some future Thucydides will surely point to the Aug. 28, 2014 declaration by President Obama that, "We don't have a strategy yet," as some sort of significant point in the long war of the West against Islamist extremism.
By Paul Bedard | 08/31/14 05:27 PM
As he waffles on U.S. policy toward terrorists in Syria dubbed the Islamic State, President Obama is being handed rare American support for a military attack against the terrorists, according to a new poll.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 05:08 PM
"ISIS is an extreme threat," said the Virginia Democrat, who sits on the Senate Intelligence Committee. "I think we need to leave all options on the table."
By Becket Adams | 08/31/14 12:26 PM
"The world's always been messy ... we're just noticing now in part because of social media."
By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 12:25 PM
The reviews of the president's foreign policy strategy are in â€" and they're not positive.Â
By Byron York | 08/31/14 11:45 AM
In the past two weeks, President Obama has twice interrupted vacation and fundraising trips to take presidential planes to Washington for a brief period, only to turn around and fly back to his earlier location.
By Rebecca Berg | 08/31/14 10:45 AM
The California Democrat also called into question the president's characterization, earlier this year, that ISIS is like a junior varsity team -- not among the highest caliber of terrorist organizations.
By Justin Green | 08/29/14 11:29 PM
The fight over Medicaid expansion might be nearing the beginning of the end.
By David M. Drucker | 08/29/14 11:23 PM
Collaborative for Student Success published a memo Friday criticizing the Lousiana governor's position on the education standards as motivated by a desire to win the GOP presidential nomination.
08/30/14 07:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that people often take for granted. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says he's optimistic about the growing economy. He says decisions made now will determine...
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