By Leanna Baumer | 08/01/14 01:27 PM
For seeking to maximize the number of organizations working to help boys and girls find a permanent home, Rep. Mike Kelly and Sen. Mike Enzi are to be commended. Let's hope that all of their House and Senate colleagues will share the same desire to let child welfare trump political correctness...
By Zack Colman | 08/01/14 01:23 PM
Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Patty Murray circulated a memo Friday outlining talking points for Democrats to use about how climate change affects federal spending and budgeting.
08/01/14 01:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama speaks to Putin, raises US concerns about Ukraine crisis and missile treaty compliance.
By Paul Bedard | 08/01/14 01:02 PM
Activists angered with undocumented minors swarming over the U.S.-Mexico border plan to invade town hall meetings House members are planning during the five-week congressional recess.
By Nathan Mehrens | 08/01/14 12:40 PM
Those who believed President Obama's promise that "transparency and the rule of law will be the touchstones of this presidency" should have been almost immediately dissuaded of this notion early in his administration.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/01/14 12:30 PM
Many House immigration hawks are praising the new version of the immigration legislation that is expected to get a vote Friday. But not all of them.
08/01/14 12:15 PM
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida judge orders Legislature to hold special session to adopt new congressional districts.
By Ashe Schow | 08/01/14 12:10 PM
Sudanese mother of two Meriam Ibrahim and her family arrived in Philadelphia on Thursday, and were greeted by the mayor before leaving for New Hampshire, where supporters cheered and welcomed her to the U.S.
By Justin Green | 08/01/14 12:03 PM
This GIF might help explain why Republicans like Mike Lee, Raul Labrador and Paul Ryan are on board with prison sentencing reform.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/01/14 11:55 AM
The U.S. economy may be steadily adding jobs, but so far in 2014, there are few signs that the labor market improvement is translating into income gains for workers.
By Joseph Lawler | 08/01/14 11:49 AM
The U.S. labor market may finally be gathering momentum.Â The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday that the economy added 209,000 payroll jobs in July.
By Scott Rasmussen | 08/01/14 11:31 AM
Once you accept the premise that so-called experts should decide what's best for the rest of us, the only question remaining is how to deal with people who don't comply.
By Mona Charen | 08/01/14 11:29 AM
Last week, the Washington Post's Tehran, Iran, correspondent was arrested. The charges are unspecified, but according to the paper, Jason Rezaian, 38; his Iranian wife, Yeganeh Salehi; and two other U.S. citizens were detained.
08/01/14 11:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kerry condemns 'outrageous' Palestinian violations of Gaza ceasefire.
08/01/14 10:15 AM
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — 2 Americans detained in North Korea say they will be tried soon, appeal for US help.
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