Those looking for a big change in Congress by replacing John Boehner with Paul Ryan are likely to be disappointed.

In her latest round of testimony on the Benghazi attack that left four Americans dead, Hillary Clinton, secretary of state at the time of the attack, was exposed as a liar. But she was careful to avoid any “serious” scrutiny of the 800-pound gorilla in the room: the Obama administration's widely reported gun-running programs for jihadists battling former U.S. government terror-war allies in Libya and Syria. When questioned, Clinton denied any knowledge of such a program, only to be confronted with an e-mail in which she proposed doing precisely that via proxies. Indeed, the fact that Obama has been arming jihadists in Syria is today beyond dispute.  

Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown sent an e-mail blast to constituents denouncing Obama's Trans-Pacific Partnership initiative days after sending the president a letter calling for transparency.

“TPP is dead until the lame duck," according to two GOP congressional staffers.

Though the announced federal deficit for the 2015 fiscal year fell to an eight-year low, the celebration for conquering the national debt is way premature.