Empty Boxes of Political Economy New York Times (blog) And he's under the delusion that there are people with actual political influence on the right who might be persuaded to support temporary fiscal stimulus.
The Republican-dominated Michigan state legislature pushed through a bill on Wednesday requiring women to purchase separate insurance policies if they want to have an abortion, the Detroit Free Press reported.
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration appears to have almost no international support for controversial new trade standards that would grant radical new political powers to corporations, increase the cost of prescription ...
Democratic lawmakers in Virginia are calling for the head of the state’s Republican Party to resign after he recently joked that President Barack Obama was “so close to death” that Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) needed to buy a life insurance policy.
Nelson Mandela: How US conservatives viewed him then – and now (via The Christian Science Monitor) Mourners celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela in the street outside his old house in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa.
UT 'Jackson Papers' exposes gripping political upheaval WBIR-TV (WBIR) Much discussion has revolved around America's political divide in recent years, but despite alarming headlines, Capitol Hill has seen harsher conflict in the past.
From Occupy Wall Street protests two years ago in lower Manhattan to recent angst bubbling up against tech-industry gentrification in San Francisco, economic inequality is becoming the animating issue from coast to coast.
A disgraced former Navy chaplain warned members of a group dedicated to monitoring fringe conservatives that he had would be willing to shoot their readers and then “pray for your soul” if necessary. Earlier this year, Dr.
Tampabay.com 'Pocket Constitution' carries religious messages to students Tampabay.com A glossy pamphlet used by the Justice Teaching initiative — a program funded through the Florida Bar and headed by a state Supreme Court justice — contains,...
A 19-year Black veteran of the Nassau, New York police force has publicly questioned her Nov. 29 arrest, saying she was racially profiled by colleagues despite her identifying herself as an officer, WNBC-TV reported on Thursday.