Those filling the visitors’ gallery high above the House during President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech Tuesday night are not elected like their lawmaker hosts. But they are faces of American politics, culture and tragedy circa 2014.
Majority Republicans in the House insisted that the measure was necessary to permanently bar any taxpayer dollars for abortion as implementation of the 4-year-old law moves ahead.
In keeping with tradition, first lady Michelle Obama has invited members of the military community to be among her honored guests at tonight’s State of the Union address. But if history is any gauge, the speech won’t focus much on issues that matter to them.
As the president hopes to rebalance the American economy to help those left behind, will he ask the wealthy to pay more?
Solving illegal immigration is so easy and simple. All it takes is 3 simple steps. If only the GOP had the brains or courage to present this plan.
Republican Sen. Tom Coburn revealed Tuesday that his ObamaCare insurance plan does not cover his cancer specialist, forcing him to pay out of pocket — in the latest reminder of complications with the health law as President Obama prepares to address t…
President Obama’s choice to become U.S. ambassador to China embraced several criticisms of that country Tuesday,
House Speaker John Boehner issued a stern warning to President Obama ahead of Tuesday night’s State of the Union address.
It was last June when President Obama downplayed the significance of Edward Snowden by saying, “I’m not going to be scrambling jets to get a 29-year-old hacker.”
Democratic senators intervened Tuesday in the Supreme Court fight over whether ObamaCare can force the company Hobby Lobby to provide contraceptive coverage to workers, arguing that “secular” businesses should not be exempt from the mandate.