By Charlie Spiering | 02/19/14 10:04 AM
"The old political ad with the scary black and white photo just doesn't cut it anymore," Executive Director Tim Miller told the Washington Examiner. "Voters want to see the evidence of a politician flip-flopping, being disingenuous or not sharing their values in order for the message to be...
02/19/14 03:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it will continue to press Congress for "fast track" authority to speed approval of trade deals even as election-year politics makes the task harder. The Obama administration is engaged in two difficult trade negotiations, one with Japan and 10 other...
02/19/14 03:31 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A report by Congress' nonpartisan budget analysts seems to have thrown Democrats onto the defensive after it concluded that the party's drive to boost the federal minimum wage could cost a half-million jobs by 2016. A Congressional Budget Office report released Tuesday...
By Ashe Schow | 02/18/14 08:02 PM
Democrats are just winning the day on that whole “war on women” meme. Former Democratic Rep. Joe Baca of California called the woman who beat him in the 2012 primary, Rep. Gloria Negrete McLeod, a “bimbo,” on Tuesday after Negrete McLeod announced she would not seek re-election....
02/18/14 05:16 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama wants to put major emerging trade deals with Europe and Asia on a "fast track" to congressional passage. But with midterm elections looming, many fellow Democrats are working to sidetrack them instead. At the same time, Obama has found an ally in a...
By Associated Press | 02/18/14 08:46 AM
While some leading Democrats have been reluctant to condemn the NSA's tactics, the GOP has begun to embrace a libertarian shift opposing the spy agency's broad surveillance powers — a striking departure from the policies that have defined the Republican Party for generations.
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 12:09 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) — Congressional Democrats held a retreat this week seeking inspiration. But they left as befuddled as ever by an America that arguably likes their issues but not always the party. This fall's elections seem likely to leave Democrats in the House minority, and may rob them...
By Charles Hoskinson | 02/14/14 01:05 PM
President Obama on Friday patted himself on the back for signing an executive order raising the minimum wage for workers on new federal contracts to $10.10 an hour. This is the latest in the steadily lengthening list of questionably legal actions he's taken to bypass Congress. In a speech to...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/14/14 12:01 PM
President Obama thanked the House Democratic caucus for “hanging tough” on Obamacare and continuing to support a law he says history will regard as a “monumental achievement.”
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/14/14 11:36 AM
President Obama in an address at the House Democratic retreat on Friday urged lawmakers to press ahead on immigration reform, saying it was an issue he could not fully address through executive action alone. “There are some big things that we have to do that I cannot do through executive...
By Steve Doty | 02/14/14 11:21 AM
President Obama spoke to the House Democratic Caucus during the group's annual retreat Friday in Cambridge, Md.
02/14/14 12:21 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has committed to holding more than 18 fundraisers to help Democrats this year ahead of the midterm elections in November. That's according to Democrats involved in the planning, who weren't authorized to discuss the events by name and demanded...
By David Limbaugh | 02/13/14 03:20 PM
Recently, I saw a Photoshopped depiction of Charles Manson next to an unborn baby, and the caption suggested that liberals are more interested in protecting Manson than they are the baby. It got me to thinking.
By Luke Rosiak | 02/13/14 06:03 AM
A PAC called 21st Century Democrats has raised $5.3 million since 2009, but not a penny of it has gone to candidates' campaigns or independent expenditures on their behalf, according to Federal Election Commission records.
By Paul Bedard | 02/07/14 12:51 PM
It’s not the same thing, of course, but the Democratic Party is reacting to Republican Sen. Rand Paul’s charge that former President Clinton is a “sexual predator” by slapping the senator’s voting record, which they suggest makes him a threat to women. “If his claims of concern for...
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