It didn’t take long for critics to scoff at the costs of the latest effort to upgrade the fleet of presidential helicopters announced by the Defense Department on Wednesday, May 7. They say the $1.2-billion contract awarded to Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation will be just the beginning.

In his swan song, hard-left Michigan Democrat Senator Carl Levin has proposed eliminating a tax strategy companies have used for years to avoid paying high taxes in the United States.

On April 29, Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) and 32 other senators sent a letter to their Senate colleagues asking them to call on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (S.1670) up for an immediate floor vote.

Would Greg Abbott maintain his strong stance against federal overreach if he is elected governor of Texas?

U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones, Jr. (R-NC) beat back a well-financed challenge from the establishment candidate in Tuesday's Republican primary election in the Third District of North Carolina.