Voters Not Sold On Tax Money For Obama Library

Voters Not Sold On Tax Money For Obama Library

Illinois voters support Obama, but not enough to pay for his library. ...

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States That Decline To Expand Medicaid Give Up Billions In Aid

States That Decline To Expand Medicaid Give Up Billions In Aid

By Tony Pugh, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- If the 23 states that have rejected expanding Medicaid under the 2010 health-care law continue to do so for the next eight ...

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New Republican Pitch To Female Voters: Over-The-Counter Birth Control

New Republican Pitch To Female Voters: Over-The-Counter Birth Control

By Cathleen Decker, Los Angeles Times Elections have consequences, and those consequences are most acutely felt, it seems, in closely contested elections. In at least four hot rac ...

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D.C. Appeals Court To Review Decision Jeopardizing Health Care Subsidies

D.C. Appeals Court To Review Decision Jeopardizing Health Care Subsidies

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's lawyers have won a second chance to stop a lawsuit that has the potential to unravel the natio ...

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Ted Cruz’s New Foreign Policy Suggestion: Bomb ISIS ‘Back To The Stone Age’

Ted Cruz’s New Foreign Policy Suggestion: Bomb ISIS ‘Back To The Stone Age’

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) is preparing for the 2016 presidential race by managing to move even further to the right. At a weekend summit hosted by Americans for Prosperity (the Koch ...

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Another Republican Gives Up Obamacare Fight

Another Republican Gives Up Obamacare Fight

Governor Tom Corbett of Pennsylvania is the latest Republican to retreat from the Obamacare wars. On Thursday, the federal government approved Governor Corbett's plan to expand Me ...

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Average Full-Time Workweek Is 47 Hours, Gallup Says

Average Full-Time Workweek Is 47 Hours, Gallup Says

By Jim Puzzanghera, Los Angeles Times Full-time American workers labor the equivalent of nearly an additional day each week, averaging 47 hours instead of the standard 40, accordi ...

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Obamacare, Beyond The Label

Obamacare, Beyond The Label

WASHINGTON -- The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam-dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall's elections. Karl Rove told us so in April, writing that "Obamacare is ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong With The U.S. Congress’

Weekend Reader: ‘Dangerous Convictions: What’s Really Wrong With The U.S. Congress’

Tom Allen has a unique understanding of congressional dysfunction and the challenges of bipartisan governing. As a U.S. representative from Maine's 1st district, for over a decade ...

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Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

Wasserman Schultz Visits Hobby Lobby Store — To Urge A Boycott

By Anthony Man, Sun Sentinel DAVIE, Fla. -- Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, stopped at a Hobby Lobby store ...

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