By Paul Bedard | 09/01/14 09:57 AM
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says that the shrinking labor movement is "in crisis."
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 Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 04:01 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama should get extra credit for slowly, thoughtfully, developing a strategy in Syria -- and wearing a tan suit in his press briefing.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 04:46 PM
The White House announced late Friday that Vice President Joe Biden, often the distant runner-up to Hillary Clinton in 2016 Democratic primary polls, is heading to New Hampshire, home to the first and sometimes deciding primary.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 04:29 PM
President Obama declared September "National Preparedness Month," a time when he wants the nation to set their own strategy for dealing with a killer crisis -- like climate change.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 12:54 PM
Before you join in with the ALS "ice bucket challenge" fundraiser, PETA has something they want you to know: The group tests on animals.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 12:04 PM
A new Gallup poll finds that economically-stressed Americans are now working an "average" of 47 hours, with a growing number clocking 60 hours or more.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 09:48 AM
The Obama administration has released a huge majority of illegal immigrant children who poured over the U.S.-Mexico border earlier this year into dozens of tony counties without notifying the public, while deporting just 280.
By Paul Bedard | 08/29/14 08:49 AM
Planning strategy to deal with the terrorist rebels in Syria will take a back seat to fundraising Friday, as President Obama takes a two-state trip to raise cash for a couple of Democratic groups.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 05:32 PM
President Obama's Thursday press conference had barely ended when NBC, acting with speed of NBC Sports, posted an instant replay of the president lauding Chuck Todd, who is moving from the White House briefing room into the hosts chair at Meet the Press.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 05:14 PM
Reacting to President Obama's White House Briefing Room statement about still lacking a strategy to take on rebels in Syria, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell urged action and said Congress is ready to back the president up--if he has a plan.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 04:39 PM
A majority of Americans don't believe that President Obama is tough enough with foreign foes, feeding their concerns that the world has become a far more dangerous place, according to the Pew.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 03:08 PM
Nearly eight in 10 obese American children believe that their weight is "about right," leading them to continue their bad habits that are contributing to their obesity, said the CDC.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 01:20 PM
PBSÂ is under fire for planning a Labor Day airing of a documentary that promotes late term abortion and was used to fight a ballot initiative to ban the procedure in New Mexico.
By Paul Bedard | 08/28/14 12:52 PM
AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka warned Hillary Clinton against hiring an economic team that thinks like those of President Obama or her husband, former President Clinton.
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