By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 07:30 PM
Hunters beware: President Obama's budget released Tuesday would hike duck stamp fees by $140 million over the next decade. Federal duck stamps are issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and required for anyone older than 16 who wants to hunt migratory waterfowl. A new $15 stamp must be...
By Charles Hoskinson | 03/04/14 06:19 PM
The White House late Tuesday said President Obama would veto a House bill that would delay for a year the individual mandate in the president's health care law. The House Rules Committee was set to debate the measure at a 5 p.m. meeting, setting it up for a floor vote as early as Wednesday....
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 05:22 PM
March is Women's History Month, and to celebrate, the Twitter account from Organizing for Action, the former campaign arm of President Obama, sent out a photo of him including one of his own quotes about women. Not a photo of a powerful, successful woman. Not a quote from an inspirational...
By Philip Klein | 03/04/14 05:16 PM
President Obama would increase taxes and fees by at least $1.2 trillion as part of a budget proposal released Tuesday that would bring revenue to a record level by the end of the coming decade. Below, I’ve included a breakdown of Obama’s more costly proposed tax increases. The revenue...
By Joel Gehrke | 03/04/14 04:24 PM
Republican Senate candidate Chris McDaniel and his Tea Party supporters faulted Sen. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., for fundraising with the Podesta Group, a powerful lobbying shop with ties to President Obama. The president recently hired the firm's co-founder, John Podesta, as a White House adviser....
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 03:35 PM
You know it's going to be an interesting, fact-filled day in the Senate when Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., begins his remarks with “Charles and David Koch.”
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 03:34 PM
The fundraiser is for Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn, who is running for the seat held by retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 03:13 PM
National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is scheduled to join the popular South by Southwest (SXSX) tech conference via video, organizers say. Snowden will join American Civil Liberties Union technologist Christopher Soghoian to discuss technology and government surveillance at an event...
By Sean Higgins | 03/04/14 03:06 PM
A new Defense Department study casts serious doubt that combat stress is behind the recent spike in suicide rates by members of the military. The study found the suicide rate had increased more for those who hadn't deployed to combat zones than those who had. The project, which began in 2008,...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 03:01 PM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie received a standing ovation during a New Jersey town hall Tuesday after suggesting that American's needed to elect a new president to get rid of Obamacare.
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 01:48 PM
The Democratic Party has a new fun contest, allowing participants to vote for one of three car magnet designs, including one that says “not a Republican” with the Democratic National Committee's symbol below the words. The other two designs are pretty simple — one says “take back the...
By Joel Gehrke | 03/04/14 01:41 PM
Former White House health care adviser Ezekiel Emanuel said President Obama needs "to have a CEO" run Obamacare in order to avoid further mistakes, adding that he disagrees with the latest decision to delay another provision of the law.
By Ashe Schow | 03/04/14 12:34 PM
A group of 25 female activists from Saudi Arabia have petitioned the country's government to end the "absolute authority" of men over women.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/04/14 12:08 PM
Speaking to reporters in Kiev, Secretary of State John Kerry criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin for moving military forces into Ukraine, but specifically said the U.S. was not seeking confrontation. "President Obama and I want to make it clear to Russia and to everybody in the world...
By Philip Klein | 03/04/14 11:46 AM
President Obama on Tuesday released a budget proposal that would raise taxes and fees and rely on optimistic economic projections to increase revenue by $3.15 trillion over the next decade -- bringing federal revenue to record levels. Among the new tax hikes, the Obama budget would restrict...
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