Noah Silverman

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Jeb's secret Jersey mission

The Bush campaign goes behind enemy lines to pick off Chris Christie’s supporters.<p>Jeb Bush is quietly waging a behind-the-scenes offensive to pick off disillusioned home-state supporters of Chris Christie, the New Jersey governor whose presidential prospects have dimmed in recent months.<p>Bush’s …

State Department reportedly deems mission to rescue Americans in Yemen too risky

The State Department has reportedly deemed any mission to rescue U.S. government assets in war-torn Yemen too risky.<p>The Wall Street Journal, citing a State Department official, reports that any evacuation point designated in a country where an Al Qaeda affiliate is active and an unstable security …

US reportedly in talks on keeping restrictions on ‘Taliban Five’ as deal set to lapse

The Obama administration reportedly has launched talks with Qatari officials about potentially extending security measures for the five Taliban leaders who were traded a year ago for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, with the agreement governing their supervised release soon set to expire.<p>The Washington Post …

So That Happened: The Economic Context Behind What's Going On In Baltimore

So <i>that</i> happened. This week we take a look into some of the backstory of Baltimore's issues with inequality in the wake of protests after Freddie Gray's death, get the scoop on arguments heard this week in the Supreme Court's landmark case on same-sex marriage, and explore some of the complexities …

Chuck Schumer Warns Obama His Trade Agenda Is Dead Without A China Currency-Manipulation Crackdown

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama can just about kiss his trade agenda goodbye if he doesn't allow Congress to pass a measure cracking down on China and other nations that manipulate the value of their currency, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said in an interview with The Huffington Post.<p>Schumer, …