By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 11:01 AM
The nation’s view of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, colored by the horrific Benghazi assassination of the U.S. ambassador to Libya on her watch, has suddenly turned upside down, with more now holding an unfavorable opinion of the likely 2016 presidential candidate. A new...
By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 09:48 AM
Joe Scarborough, the former Florida congressman who hosts the popular MSNBC morning show “Morning Joe,” is already fighting to keep Hillary Clinton out of the White House.
By Paul Bedard | 12/01/13 06:04 PM
One-time Washington Redskins part-owner Mortimer Zuckerman has joined those who think the offensive word in the team’s name isn’t “Redskins.” The U.S. News & World Report and New York Daily News owner suggests that to keep the dignity of the team’s name, owner Daniel Snyder ought...
By Paul Bedard | 11/30/13 10:53 AM
The public’s approval rating for Congress has finally hit rock bottom: For the first time, America has a higher opinion of car salespeople. A new Economist/YouGov.com poll put the approval rating of Congress at a historic low of 6 percent. A December 2012 Gallup poll comparing Congress'...
By Paul Bedard | 11/29/13 03:11 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our White House report card feature that diplomatic advances in Iran and fixes to the Obamacare website salvaged the week for President Obama: "The president had a few things to be thankful for this week. “He and Secretary of State John Kerry have a...
By Paul Bedard | 11/29/13 03:02 PM
Sen. John McCain is starting to sound like a Tea Party “wacko bird.” In a new fundraising letter for the Republican National Committee released Friday, McCain lashed out at “Barack Obama, Harry Reid and Washington liberals,” who he claimed are destroying the United States. Liberals,...
By Paul Bedard | 11/29/13 08:47 AM
It's been debated for five years, and the conventional wisdom has generally concluded that Sarah Palin, the 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee, hurt Sen. John McCain's chances to beat then-Sen. Barack Obama for the presidency with her outsized and controversial personality.
By Paul Bedard | 11/27/13 10:16 AM
First lady Michelle Obama not only wants Americans to consider signing up for Obamacare during their Thanksgiving get-togethers, she's also offering tips on how to talk about it and wants feedback. In a fundraising note to supporters that also cheered her husband's economic and global warming...
By Paul Bedard | 11/27/13 09:28 AM
As the nation hits the road for Thanksgiving, the deadliest holiday for car wrecks, a new federal audit is cheering the development of high-tech crash avoidance systems that could help prevent three-quarters of the 5 million annual accidents that kill tens of thousands of Americans a year. A...
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.
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