Obama Administration

New York Times Reporter: Obama Administration Misled on al Qaeda

A top foreign correspondent at the <i>New York Times</i> said Friday that the Obama administration deliberately downplayed al Qaeda’s strength in the run-up …

Conservative View

The Family Behind a $500 Million Bible Museum Hopes to Change Washington

The new Museum of the Bible three blocks from the Capitol has a political ambition. The Bible, says the museum’s chairman and the president of Hobby …

U.S. Politics

Ellen DeGeneres’ New Campaign Speaks Out Against Trump’s Brash Decision to Permit the Murder of Elephants

Intelligent people everywhere are completely outraged by the Trump Administration’s latest destructive decision to reverse the Obama Administration’s …

Ellen Degeneres

Trump's Asia pivot

[APPLAUSE]<p>On some levels, Trump's trip to Asia was very successful in that he didn't make any major gaffes. He travelled to Japan, South Korea, …

International Relations

Democrats blame Trump for Obamacare rate hikes

SEATTLE – As Americans sign up during Open Enrollment for health insurance in 2018, those on the Obamacare exchange are seeing higher premiums. It’s similar to what happened a year ago, President Obama’s last year in office, when premiums went up an average of 25 percent.<p>According to the Kaiser …

U.S. Politics

Here's A Better Formula For Effectively Marketing To Customers

Brands spend a lot of money every year in an attempt to reach more customers. A recent survey said brands over $5 billion in revenue spend an average of 13% of their revenue on marketing, and those numbers continue to rise. According to the same survey, this is the third consecutive year that …

Entrepreneurship

Developing: GOP Has Secret Witness in Senate Clinton Probe, An Ex-lobbyist For Russian Firm

The name of the FBI informant who was blocked by the Obama Justice Department from testifying to Congress and in court has been revealed.<p>Reuters is …

Conservative View

Secret witness in Senate Clinton probe is ex-lobbyist for Russian firm

Senate Republicans say their investigation of Hillary Clinton’s role in approving a deal to sell U.S. uranium mines to a Russian company hinges in …

Corruption

Drain the Swamp? What Swamp?

Politicians love to rev-up their supporters by promising to "drain the swamp" in Washington, D.C.Nancy Pelosi promised to do this in 2006. Throughout …

Conservative View

Permissionless Biotech Crop and Livestock Innovation

There is good news. The USDA has now withdrawn these proposed regulations. The FDA should immediately follow suit and withdraw the scientifically …

Agriculture

CARB steps up shadow-EPA role with new building, vehicle testing lab

For 45 years, the Environmental Protection Agency has been charged with protecting the U.S. from pollution in its air, water, and land.<p>Under the …

Autos

This Fox News anchor clearly didn't get the memo about the Hillary Clinton Uranium One conspiracy theory

<i>Updated</i> | Fox News anchor Shep Smith dismantled a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton and the 2009 sale of the company Uranium One that has been …

Donald Trump

DeVos Department Stacks Negotiations Deck With For-Profit College Lawyers

When Betsy DeVos announced she would repeal and replace the Obama administration’s rules to protect students and taxpayers against predatory …

HBCUs

Leftists PANIC Over The Possibility Of Having To Spend Thanksgiving With Trump-Supporting Family

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means its time to start preparing for forced interactions with family members that you never see and …

Conservative View

US coal miner applauds Turnbull power plan

Australia's energy policy is a great example to the world, according to the US coal industry.<p>A Trump administration panel on fossil fuels at the UN …

Climate

Reps. Jordan and Gaetz: Special counsel needed as questions mount on Clinton, Comey, Russian Dossier and more

Mr. Attorney General, it’s time to do your job.<p>Why in 2016 did FBI Director James Comey call the Clinton Investigation a “matter,” not an investigation? After all, Mr. Comey wasn’t Director of the Federal Bureau of Matters.<p>Why in 2016 did FBI Director Comey begin drafting an exoneration letter for …

Government

From Obama to Trump: Ten Years of The Political Scene

Dorothy Wickenden hosted the first episode of <i>The New Yorker’s</i> politics podcast in 2007, at the beginning of Barack Obama’s first Presidential campaign. The Obama Administration oversaw the recovery from the financial crisis, multiple foreign wars, health-care reform, and the Paris climate …

Business

Whoa, Canada: explaining the TPP deal that wasn’t

The strong expectation of the leaders of many countries involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), including Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, …

Economics

US signals caution to Saudis despite shared concern about Iran

Despite President Donald Trump’s full-throated support for Saudi Arabia, the United States appears to be signalling a desire for Riyadh to take a …

Middle East

Americans who haven't gone to college are way worse off today than 40 years ago

• <b>American men who have only a high school diploma have seen a reversal of fortunes over the last few decades.</b>• <b><br>While real wages have increased over the last several decades for those who have a higher level of education, they have held flat or fallen for those with lower levels of education.</b>• <b><br>There is</b> …

Social Justice

One Year Later: 10 Lessons Learned From the Trump Presidency

Bob Burnett"The November 7 results suggest that the midterm election will be about change, throwing Republican white guys out of house. Trump has …

Elections

The 2017 Elections Should Give All Americans Hope

IDEAS<p>Lu served as the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor during the Obama Administration and is a senior fellow at the University of Virginia Miller …

U.S. Department of Labor

99% of Student Loan Fraud Complaints Come from For-Profit Colleges

(WASHINGTON) — Students who attended for-profit colleges filed nearly 99% of the requests for student loan forgiveness alleging fraud by their …

Education

CNN's Jake Tapper SCHOOLS Obama Aides Who Claimed Former President Flouted Chinese Media Ban

CNN's Jake Tapper schooled left-leaning media and some of former President Obama's top aides Thursday after they claimed on social media that …

Conservative View

The Trump Administration Re-Imagines Section 1115 Medicaid Demonstrations – And Medicaid

In March 2017, then-Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price and Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma …

Trump Administration

The number of men behind bars in the US is mind-boggling

The number of Americans in prison jumped over the past few decades amid the tough-on-crime policies of the "war on drugs" era. The share of the male …

Economy

Dem rep: Obama was 'hesitant' to tell Congress that Russia meddled

"The government response was not adequate when Russia was attacking us," Rep. Eric Swalwell said.

Donald Trump

Tribes in the US prepare for climate change while their government stalls on action

At its heart, the Paris Agreement aims to keep global temperatures from rising more than two degrees Celsius by 2100.<p>The Obama administration …

Climate

Tech in the Age of Trump

How tech companies can respond to new headwinds in the Trump era.<p>Today’s great technology behemoths mostly came of age during the Obama Administration. Tech friendly, young, and liberal - like much of Silicon Valley - the Obama administration saw rising and exciting tech companies like Google and …

Silicon Valley

WATCH: Cruz Blasts Obama Administration For Not Prosecuting Felons And Criminals Who Lied on Forms When Purchasing Guns

After the horrific massacre on Sunday in Sutherland Springs, Texas, committed by Devin Kelley, it was reported that he likely lied on ATF form 4473, …

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