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...
By Ashe Schow | 12/03/13 06:17 PM
Republicans have introduced at least four comprehensive alternatives to Obamacare, despite President Obama’s claims they haven’t. Obama once again said in a speech Tuesday that Republicans in Congress have offered no alternatives to his signature health reform legislation. “If, despite...
By Sean Higgins | 12/03/13 06:15 PM
Nonprofit watchdog group Judicial Watch has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services to obtain the precise enrollment numbers for the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare. Judicial Watch is demanding that HHS execute a Freedom of Information Act request it filed in...
By Timothy P. Carney | 12/03/13 05:06 PM
It may seem like he’s swinging back and forth — pro-business, then anti-business — but President Obama marching in a straight line: more state control of industry. It's the ratchet of state corporatism, and Obama is pretty handy with it.
By Ashe Schow | 12/03/13 05:04 PM
Another blow for the Chevy Volt. The Department of Energy released its 2014 fuel economy guide, complete with a list of fuel economy leaders, and yet again, the Volt didn't make the list.
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