More Paul Bedard Articles

  • Perry: Expand U.S. energy to strangle Russia, 'liberate' Europe

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry Thursday called on Washington to unleash U.S. energy production to help "liberate" European nations threatened by Kremlin leader Vladimir Putin's chokehold on energy by replacing Russia as Europe's top supplier.

  • Just 25% believe Hillary Clinton would be better than Obama

    The nation is apparently still happy that Barack Obama beat Hillary Clinton in 2008, because judging by a new poll, they definitely don't think she'd be a better president than her former boss.

  • Poll: Most saw Holder's Justice motivated by politics

    Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder turned the Justice Department into an arm of the president's political shop and was motivated mostly by politics, according to a recent survey influenced by his handling of the racially-charged Ferguson, Mo., police shooting.

  • Calls already for Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor for AG

    Key Democrats are already urging the White House to consider embattled Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor to replace retiring Attorney General Eric Holder if he loses his reelection, believing that the Senate would be quick to approve him and help President Obama avoid another nasty nomination fight.

  • Plan to ax 'Redskins' from NFL Thursday Night game

    The mounting attacks on the Washington Redskins name is having a huge impact on network broadcasters who are calling the football team "Washington" more than twice as much as last year.

  • Report: $266 a day to house each illegal, $117 more than a hotel room

    A new and critical report on the Obama administration's treatment and detention of illegal immigrants reveals that it costs $266 a day to house each person for a potential total cost of millions daily.

  • Illegal immigrants hijack 'coming out' from gays

    "Coming out," universally known as the anguish of a gay person publicly acknowledging their sexual orientation, is being adopted by undocumented citizens who plan to "come out" as illegals for the first time.

  • Grrl power: New voter drive to sign up women

    Feeling outgunned by men in government, a "Main Street" Republican group has launched a multi-city campaign to get women registered to vote and even signed up to run for office.

  • Pew: Americans want their churches to get political

    Virtually half of the nation wants churches to get involved in politics and some even want religious leaders to endorse candidates for office, according to a new Pew Research Center poll.

  • Ferguson, Mo., race riots invade United Nations

    At the United Nations, President Obama raised the recent racial riots in Ferguson, Mo., to concede that America has it's "own racial and ethnic tensions."

  • Kochville: Koch brothers get Jib-Jabbed in new web attack

    With less than two months to go until the midterm elections, the Democrats are stepping up their attacks on their favorite foes, Koch Industries, and its support for Republicans like North Carolina Senate candidate Thom Tillis.

  • Even Bill Clinton says taxes too high, would repeal his 35% corporate rate

    Former President Bill Clinton, who signed into law budget measures that led to the developed world's highest corporate rate of 35 percent, wants it cut to encourage U.S. business to stop fleeing overseas.

  • A single trip for Obama to play pool, drink beer and raise money cost taxpayers about $700,000

    Taxpayers had to cough up $1,159,823 in just one month to fly President Obama to New York and Denver to raise money for Democrats and attend an LGBT event, according to documents obtained by a taxpayer watchdog group.

  • FDA: 'Standard measures not working' against Ebola

    President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said that the soaring death rate among non-Ebola patients threatens to reverse the strides made in the nation against killers like AIDS and malaria.

  • Mainstream Scream: Chris Matthews ridicules ISIS fear, rips neocon 'hucksters'

    This week's Mainstream Media Scream features a regular, MSNBC's Chris Matthews, host of Hardball, and is rant that "neocons" are scaring people about the threat of ISIS.

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  • Second Time’s a Charm?

    Voters in Connecticut’s gubernatorial election this November will face a familiar choice as Republican Tom Foley squares off against Democrat Dan Malloy. Four years ago, in a nail biter for what...