Lawmaker demands Obama reveal any ransom

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_928241" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Obama bows to Saudi King Abdullah, on April 1, 2009"][/caption] WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Stockman, R-Texas, is demanding to know what others in Washington more…

Tea Party claims big win

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_922641" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="State Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Miss."][/caption] WASHINGTON — The tea party is calling it a big victory, now that its candidate appears to have forced more…

Shock claim: Army wanted to shoot Bergdahl

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — As the scuttlebutt grows on Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier just exchanged for five Taliban leaders, an explosive new charge is emerging — that his fellow soldiers had more…

Army sergeant: Deserter or traitor?

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_918921" align="aligncenter" width="589" caption="U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl"][/caption] WASHINGTON – The hot question of the day had been whether the captured soldier traded for five top members more…

Obama bypasses Congress
to make costly energy changes

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_917701" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Washington coal facility near Sandersville, Ga."][/caption] WASHINGTON — As he has often threatened when he can't get legislation approved, President Obama has used his more…

Fascinating D.C. murder mystery
stranger by the day

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_627653" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Miriam Carey"][/caption] WASHINGTON — As a former New York Police Department officer, Eric Sanders knows exactly how investigations work. That's why the attorney for more…

Obama accepts resignation of VA chief

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — Someone has finally paid the political price for the Obama administration's mushrooming VA scandal. President Obama said he accepted the resignation of VA more…

VA 'waiting lists' closed to 1,700 sick vets

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — The just-released numbers from the preliminary report by the inspector general are a damning indictment of the Phoenix VA facility. An average wait time for care more…