Featured Stories
Obama calls for peaceful end to China-Japan island dispute Barack Obama, the Adolescent President Hagel begins first trip to Latin America as U.S. defense chief Krauthammer: Justice Department clemency initiative is
 

Obama calls for peaceful end to China-Japan island dispute

President Obama says he wants to see a dispute between China and Japan over islands in the East China Sea resolved peacefully. Full News here – FOXNews.com

Barack Obama, the Adolescent President

George Will, Washington PostRecently, Barack Obama — a Demosthenes determined to elevate our politics from coarseness to elegance; a Pericles sent to ameliorate our rhetorical impoverishment — spoke at the University of Michigan. He came to that very friendly venue — in 2012, he received 67 percent of the vote in Ann Arbor’s county — after […]

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel hands out commander coins before leaving Pope Army Airfield in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Hagel begins first trip to Latin America as U.S. defense chief

By David Alexander ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Wednesday his first trip to Latin America as Pentagon chief would add "muscle and sinew" to growing North American defense ties and highlight the importance of helping partner nations improve their militaries. Hagel, who will meet his Canadian and […]

FCC Rules Would Allow Preferred Web Traffic

Regulators are proposing new rules on Internet traffic that would allow broadband providers to charge companies a premium for access to their fastest lanes. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

Krauthammer: Justice Department clemency initiative is ‘lawlessness’

Charles Krauthammer told viewers Wednesday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that a new Department of Justice plan to offer clemency to thousands of nonviolent federal inmates is “lawlessness” on the part of the Obama administration. Full News here – FOXNews.com

Barack Obama Napolitano al Quirinale – Roma – Politics Informer Video

23 April 2014

Il Presidente Napolitano ha ricevuto il Presidente degli Stati Uniti d’America, Obama C o m u n i c a t o Il Presidente della Repubblica, Giorgio Napolitano,… Video Rating: 4 / 5

Read the full story

Posted in Barack Obama, Video1 Comment

Rand Paul: Republicans Who Want To Eliminate Early Voting, I Think That’s A Mistake

23 April 2014

DAVID AXELROD: Let me ask you question related to this. There's been a lot of attention paid to all over the country to rules that constrict voting rights, asking for IDs from voters, birth certificates to register, shorter hours and so on. Do you think that has sent a negative message to minority communities? SEN. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

GOP Lawyers Keep Silent On Republican Governors’ Attack Against The Legal Profession

23 April 2014

WASHINGTON — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is a lawyer, and these days, with his administration and reelection campaign facing multiple investigations, he needs a lot of help from lawyers. So it was a bit surprising this week when the Republican Governors Association, which Christie chairs, launched an ad attacking a Democratic gubernatorial candidate because […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Obama Tells Japan’s Abe: “Best Sushi I’ve Ever Had”

23 April 2014

President Barack Obama said the sushi dinner he enjoyed Wednesday night was the best he had ever had, according to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Full News here – Washington Wire

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Popular Does Not Mean Practical: The Case Against the Federal Minimum Wage

23 April 2014

An astounding 71 percent of Americans believe that the federal government should raise the minimum wage to $ 10.10, including 87 percent of Democrats, 68 percent of independents and 50 percent of Republicans, according to Pew Research’s most recent polls. Raising the minimum wage is so popular, in fact, that President Obama chose to make […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

A damaged car of Brigadier General Ahmed Zaki, who was killed in explosion outside home, is pictured in 6th of October City

Two policemen, militant killed in Egypt

23 April 2014

By Tom Perry CAIRO (Reuters) – An Egyptian policeman and a militant were killed when security forces raided a hideout used by radical Islamists near Alexandria on Wednesday, and a senior officer was killed near Cairo when a bomb blew up his car, the Interior Ministry said. Militant violence has spiraled since last July, when […]

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Antonin Scalia’s Plain Truth

23 April 2014

John Podhoretz, New York PostFew issues have tumbled more vertiginously from the top of the political agenda than affirmative action. There was a time when the topic of quotas and racial preferences partly dominated the discussion of domestic policy. That time has long since passed. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

More Inmates Eligible for Clemency

23 April 2014

Thousands of federal prison inmates could seek early release under details of a new, long-awaited clemency program unveiled by the Obama administration. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments

Missouri mayor resigns after comments about Jews, recent shooting

23 April 2014

Clevenger, who became mayor of Marionville earlier this month, told KSPR television in Springfield that he had known shooting suspect Frazier Glenn Cross, who lived nearby, for years. Full News here – FOXNews.com

Read the full story

Posted in Congress0 Comments

HistorySource: Six First Ladies Together Backstage

23 April 2014

These strong women all helped to modernize the role, but the 1994 imagery was still retro. Full News here – NYT > Politics

Read the full story

Posted in Politics0 Comments