It is always noteworthy when a lawmaker breaks what seems to be the “Cardinal Rule” against speaking out against one’s own party, particularly when it regards the party’s signature “accomplishment.” The Obama administration cannot possibly be pleased with the assertions made by Representative Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) about the healthcare law, which stand in direct opposition to statements made by the president about the very same law.
Should a government body decide what is true and what is false in political campaign ads? That was the question before the justices of the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday.
The Second Circuit Court of Appeals Monday ordered the Obama administration to release information explaining the legality of targeted killing of U.S. citizens.
President Obama departed Tuesday for a week-long Asia trip aimed at restarting TPP "free trade" negotiations.
Speaker of the House John Boehner, speaking to a group of donors at a Republican Party fundraiser last month, pledged that the House would pass several immigration bills this summer. Several attendees at the fundraiser told the Wall Street Journal’s Laura Meckler that Boehner said he was “hellbent on getting this done this year.”