By Byron York | 12/04/13 01:27 PM
President Obama used a speech at a liberal think tank in Washington to declare that he will focus all of his administration's efforts in his remaining three-plus years in office on the task of reducing inequality in America. Speaking at an event sponsored by the Center for American Progress,...
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/04/13 01:16 PM
Retailers engage in fierce price wars and advertising wars. But sometimes, they resort to more brutal means: using government to kill competition. In D.C.'s recent debates over minimum wage, living wage, and whether to allow big-box stores, much of the press has drawn the wrong battle lines:...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 12:48 PM
The Department of Health and Human services has finally awarded the $30,000 in prize money for videos supporting Obamacare. The HHS announced the contest in August together with the group "Young Invincible" in an effort to create viral videos promoting health insurance.
By Ashe Schow | 12/04/13 12:20 PM
A bill designed to curb the National Security Agency spy programs -- similar to the amendment pushed by Rep. Justin Amash over the summer -- is picking up bipartisan steam.
By Sean Higgins | 12/04/13 11:30 AM
The D.C. Council began the year by trying to pass a minimum wage hike intended to bring to Walmart to heel. It is ending the year by pushing a minimum wage increase that would likely benefit Walmart. Such are the tangled politics and economics of the minimum wage issue. What changed is that...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 10:27 AM
Vice President Biden spoke with a group of professional working women in Japan, but he embarrassed himself as soon as he sat down. In news report footage of the event, Biden is shown asking the women, “[Do] your husbands like you working full time?” Biden took a tour of DeNA, an internet...
By Mark Tapscott | 12/04/13 09:20 AM
House Republicans are wasting America's time and their own credibility with talks of impeaching President Obama for abusing his oath of office. All they accomplish by throwing around the I-word is to hand Obama the keys to martyrdom and political revival, while painting themselves as a bunch...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 08:06 AM
A new ad for Sen. Mark Pryor features the Arkansas Democrat clinging to the Bible to make his case for re-election. "I'm not ashamed to say that I believe in God, and I believe in His word," Pryor says in the ad.
By Byron York | 12/03/13 08:38 PM
Nineteen people stood behind President Obama on stage in the Executive Office Building Tuesday as the president kicked off a new campaign to promote Obamacare. One of those people, a young Florida woman named Monica Weeks, introduced Obama after telling the story of being struck with Crohn's...
By Philip Klein | 12/03/13 07:26 PM
Obama administration officials have spent this week touting a new and improved healthcare.gov website, boasting that it can now be accessed 95 percent of the time – but that still means that it would be down 18 days a year. Department of Health and Human Services officials blitzed the news...
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