By Charlie Spiering | 12/06/13 10:42 AM
Had the unemployment numbers released Friday morning showed a decline in jobs, President Obama and his team at the White House would have likely blamed the Republican-led government shutdown for the disruption to the economy.
By Charlie Spiering | 12/06/13 10:35 AM
President Obama has spent most of the holiday's trying to explain why the Obamacare website failed so badly and what his team is doing to fix it.
By Mark Tapscott | 12/06/13 09:31 AM
Whether people say "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Holidays," one thing they shouldn't have to say about the favorite season of kids everywhere is "Christmas tree tax." But this perennial stinker of an idea from special-interest grinches with connections in the Obama White House is back, this time...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/06/13 08:38 AM
MSNBC's Chris Matthews interviewed President Obama on Thursday in front of an audience of students at American University in Washington, D.C. Here are 13 of the interview questions Matthews asked President Obama during a live taping of his show "Hardball" (lightly edited for clarity). 1. So,...
By Byron York | 12/05/13 11:09 PM
The White House still refuses to reveal the names of the 18 people who stood behind President Obama on Tuesday at the kickoff of a weeks-long campaign to promote Obamacare. In his remarks that day, the president said the people on stage with him represented Americans "all across the country...
By Ashe Schow | 12/05/13 07:55 PM
By Ashe Schow | 12/05/13 06:28 PM
“I am one of the countless millions who drew inspiration from Nelson Mandela's life,” a visibly moved President Obama said Thursday following news that the former president of South Africa had died. “My very first political action — the first thing I ever did that involved an issue or...
By Joel Gehrke | 12/05/13 06:28 PM
Nelson Mandela died today, prompting politicians and cultural leaders around the world to comment on the former South African president who helped lead his country out from under an apartheid regime of segregation enforced by the minority white population against the majority black South...
By Philip Klein | 12/05/13 05:32 PM
In a little-noticed regulation issued the week of Thanksgiving, the Department of Health and Human Services proposed tweaking a program within President Obama's health care law to funnel additional money to insurers. The relevant Obamacare provision, known as the “risk corridors” program,...
By Ashe Schow | 12/05/13 05:27 PM
Doubling down on the poor sales record of the Chevy Volt, General Motors has decided to offer a limited-edition Cadillac version for the 1 percent — a move that already has industry experts rolling their eyes. “There's no softening the blow with this one -- this is the limited edition 2014...
By Byron York | 12/05/13
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