By Paul Bedard | 11/27/13 07:44 AM
Lawmakers frustrated that Congress won't consider comprehensive immigration or tax reform can blame the 906 pages it took to write the Affordable Care Act and the subsequent 20,000 pages of regulations to enforce Obamacare.
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 06:13 PM
Does President Obama have his own LEGO action figure? That’s what was hinted at in a White House pool report Tuesday describing a gift the president was handed after he spoke in Los Angeles at DreamWorks movie studios. Following the public event, President Obama departed DreamWorks studios...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 05:51 PM
Thanksgiving for the National Rifle Association is a good time to give thanks to the end of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s reign. The Second Amendment group on Tuesday used its Thanksgiving message to slam the co-founder of Mayors Against Illegal Guns and his fun-limiting attacks on...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 05:16 PM
Pope Francis is seeking to reassure Catholics that the church is sticking to its hardline opposition to abortion, writing in a new message that “it is not ‘progressive’ to try to resolve problems by eliminating a human life.” In a message that was praised by anti-abortion groups and...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 03:30 PM
Predicting that 2 million passengers will be “yapping their innermost thoughts” on jets if the Federal Communications Commission OK’s cellphone use on aircrafts, a key senator has vowed to introduce legislation to kill the plan if necessary. “Imagine two million passengers, hurtling...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 02:04 PM
President Obama has finally said in public what some of the public have been whispering for years: He's got an easy press corps. Opening a fundraising address late Monday in Beverly Hills, Obama said he was thrilled to be back in the company of former Los Angeles Lakers star Magic Johnson,...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 11:47 AM
Another day, another bad poll for President Barack Obama. After a week in which his disapproval rating hit an all-time high and adults graded him the biggest presidential failure in over 100 years, Rasmussen Reports tells us that it's bad for a politician to be compared to Obama. Just as bad,...
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 11:17 AM
A homegrown super PAC in Wyoming is getting behind embattled Sen. Mike Enzi in a new ad that subtly reminds voters that the Republican is “Wyoming's own,” while GOP primary challenger Liz Cheney is an outsider.
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 08:58 AM
Former Sen. Alan Simpson, the Republican Party's plain-speaking king of controversy, has new targets: the Tea Party and abortion.
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 08:49 AM
This wasn't supposed to happen. Just 11 months after President Obama made the environment and climate change his top priority in the Inaugural Address, green energy firms are facing abandonment and even fines from his administration, now viewed as cozying up to Big Oil. Two major events...
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