By Michael Barone | 07/23/14 02:44 PM
Words mean what they say. Thatâ€™s the basis for the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in Halbig v. Burwell invalidating the Internal Revenue Service regulation approving subsidies for Obamacare consumers in states with federal health insurance exchanges.
By Paul Bedard | 07/23/14 04:39 PM
Being president is probably the fastest way to go gray and now President Obama is 'fessing up to reality.
07/23/14 04:17 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of crude oil and other highly flammable liquids through America's towns and cities. But many...
By Paul Bedard | 07/23/14 04:12 PM
Michelle Obama is getting credit for a 3 percent surge in bottled water sales, all due to her "Drink Up" campaign.
By Becket Adams | 07/23/14 04:11 PM
Longtime Washington bureaucrat and current Internal Revenue Service commissioner John Koskinen on Wednesday attempted the impossible: He tried to make his agency appear sympathetic.
07/23/14 04:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. economic growth this year will likely be at the weakest pace since the Great Recession ended, the International Monetary Fund said, mostly because of a sharp, weather-related contraction in the first quarter. But the global lending organization said Wednesday that it...
By Byron York | 07/23/14 04:00 PM
Eighteen percent of Americans, or fewer than one in five, say they or someone in their family is better off because of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new poll by CNN. Nearly twice that number, 35 percent, say they or someone in their family is worse off. A larger group, 46 percent, say...
By Spencer Brown | 07/23/14 03:42 PM
When the Topeka Capital-Journal first reported that Milton Wolf, a radiologist, had posted "gruesome" X-ray Images of dead or severely injured patients in February, many thought it would fatally wound his Tea Party primary challenge to Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan. But his battle has continued...
By Paul Bedard | 07/23/14 03:42 PM
The chairman of the Federal Election Commission today blasted Democratic colleagues for imposing rules on the publisher of Rep. Paul Ryan's new book that could lead to a book ban.
By Zack Colman | 07/23/14 03:14 PM
The effort is a response to a number of recent derailments and explosions that have increased partly because of booming oil production in the Bakken shale formation in North Dakota and Montana.
By Susan Ferrechio | 07/23/14 03:14 PM
If Congress can agree on a plan to give President Obama supplemental money to deal with the border crisis, it's going to be much less than he asked for.
By Paul Bedard | 07/23/14 02:41 PM
Immigration hardliners said a bipartisan bill winning support in the Senate won't stop the president from granting amnesty to illegal children pouring over the borders.
By Ashe Schow | 07/23/14 02:39 PM
The top female donors have contributed just one-sixth the amount the top male donors have given so far this election cycle, according to Politico.
By Lisa Ruhl | 07/23/14 02:25 PM
The Senate Rules Committee held a hearing Wednedsay to examine the Disclose Act of 2014. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., took the opportunity to lay out his opposition to the bill.
By Becket Adams | 07/23/14 02:17 PM
According to the president himself, he doesn't need to watch the news to learn about what's going on in his administration. He apparently already knows what's happening.
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