Politics

Analysis: Obama Faces Real Problems in Pennsylvania

According to political analyst Stuart Rothenberg, President Barack Obama has a Pennsylvania problem, and this may be reflective of his broader struggles among working class, blue collar voters who he once derided as those who bitterly cling to their guns

Analysis: Obama Faces Real Problems in Pennsylvania

Despite Unemployment Numbers, Young Voters Standing by Obama

Even as unemployment among college graduates remains stuck above the national average at 9.3 percent, a Reuters/Ipsos poll of four-year college graduates finds that President Barack Obama leads his Republican challenger Mitt Romney 52 percent to 27 percent.  The poll’s

Despite Unemployment Numbers, Young Voters Standing by Obama

GDP Plunges to 1.9%

On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Commerce released a report chock full of weak growth figures and worrisome economic signals. The gross domestic product (GDP) dropped from last quarter’s 3.0percent to an anemic 1.9 percent. Over half of first-quarter growthcame

GDP Plunges to 1.9%

Romney Uses… Hillary Clinton to Attack Obama

Fact checkers have determined that attacks President Barack Obama and his campaign used to describe Mitt Romney’s outsourcing record were misleading and untrue. And in a new advertisement that will run in key swing states, the Romney campaign used none

Romney Uses… Hillary Clinton to Attack Obama

White House Salaries Jump

White House salaries and hiring increased in 2012, according to an annual report released Friday by the White House. The “Annual Report to Congress on White House Staff” reveals that White House staff salaries jumped from $37.1 million in 2011 to $37.8

White House Salaries Jump

Fast and Furious: Dead Fish Stink from the Head Down

Back in 2009, I was in Del Rio, Texas, attending a Texas Border Sherriff’s Coaliton conference. During one particular Q and A session, the Obama liaison from the Department of Homeland Security kept focusing on stopping the southern flow of

Fast and Furious: Dead Fish Stink from the Head Down

Game Change: The Obamacare Tax

The highest court in the land has spoken and the campaign has been framed for the next 130 days.  This election will be about the future of Obamacare, and how politicians react and respond to the Supreme Court ruling could

Game Change: The Obamacare Tax

Planned Parenthood, NARAL Welcome SCOTUS Ruling on ObamaCare

In response to Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling that the president’s signature healthcare law is constitutional as a tax, the nation’s abortion industry expressed pleasure at the outcome. Hailing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), aka ObamaCare, as “the greatest advance in

Planned Parenthood, NARAL Welcome SCOTUS Ruling on ObamaCare

The Path to 50

With Chief Justice John Roberts’ unthinkable decision to uphold Obamacare yesterday, all focus now shifts to repeal for conservatives. In order to repeal Obamacare, two things must happen: Republicans must retake the White House, and they must retake the Senate.

The Path to 50

Romney Must Run Against Obamacare

Throughout the GOP primary season, Mitt Romney made the argument that Romneycare was different from Obamacare because what Romney could do at the state level with Romneycare when he was governor of Massachusetts, Obama could not do at the national

Romney Must Run Against Obamacare

SCOTUS ObamaCare Decision Polls Poorly in FL, CA

First the Democrats and the media told us the American people would fall in love with the never-popular ObamaCare after it was passed. Yesterday, we were told that with the imprimatur of the Supreme Court, ObamaCare would become popular. Well,

SCOTUS ObamaCare Decision Polls Poorly in FL, CA

TEA Party Reloads After Obamacare Decision

The TEA (Taxed Enough Already) Party movement formed in response to the federal government’s bipartisan spending problem. The movement was jolted and turned into the force it now is because of President Barack Obama’s overreach on Obamacare and his proposals

TEA Party Reloads After Obamacare Decision