Two powerful Senate committee chairs told President Barack Obama earlier this year that the CIA’s insistence on keeping secret how it treated prisoners under its enhanced interrogation program threatens the country’s ability to bring to justice the...
The 10 Dumbest States In America Are Dominated By Republicans PoliticusUSA Since the Republican dominated states are not as smart, it is isn't a big shock that they send right wing ideologues to Congress.
Fifty U.S. senators urge Redskins to change name NFL.com WASHINGTON -- Half the U.S. Senate urged NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday to change the Washington Redskins' name, saying it is a racist slur and the time is ripe to replace it.
Tampabay.com Governor's race already heated, already costly Tampabay.com National groups are pitching in early, with the Republican Governors Association contributing more than $2.5 million to Scott — more than any other candidate for governor.
“How has the government shutdown affected you?” That's the question posted Thursday at 7:50 p.m. on the White House blog by Nathaniel Lubin, acting director of digital strategy for the Obama administration.
There are 33 U.S. Senate seats up for election in 2014. Of those seats, 13 are currently held by Republicans and 20 are held by Democrats. Use our interactive map and the links provided to learn more about each of these races.
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Facilitating Travel and Tourism to the United States US Department of State (press release) The White House released a progress report detailing the Administration's achievements in implementing the President's National Travel and Tourism Strategy.
Seven states running out of water USA TODAY The United States is currently engulfed in one of the worst droughts in recent memory. More than 30% of the country experienced at least moderate drought as of last week's data.
IBNLive Obama administration cancels military training exercise with Thailand due to coup Washington Times The Obama administration said Saturday it has canceled a major military training exercise with Thailand, and a visit by U.S.
Economic Times Kerry Urges Congress to End Shutdown as US Interests Imperiled Businessweek Congress needs to think “long and hard about the message” the partial government shutdown sends overseas about U.S.
As the federal government shutdown continues with no signs of stopping, tens of thousands have signed a petition demanding that members of Congress receive no pay for the duration of the budget stalemate.