PETA to Obama: Don't pardon the turkey

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) sent a letter to the White House on Tuesday demanding President Obama skip the annual Thanksgiving more…

Illinois poised to grant licenses to illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Top Illinois state officials said Tuesday they’ll push to issue driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants — a move backed also by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who for more…

Rand Paul talks possible presidential bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said he's interested in mounting a 2016 presidential bid. "I'm not going to deny that I'm interested," Paul told ABC News in more…

Obama 'blunders again' on world stage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOGS.TELEGRAPH) — It is only two weeks since his re-election, and his second term remains two months away, but Barack Obama is already blundering again on the world more…

Christie wants GOP hug

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) A few days after Hurricane Sandy shattered the shores of New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie picked up the phone to take on a different kind of recovery more…

Senate bill grants warrantless access to email

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNET) A Senate proposal touted as protecting Americans' e-mail privacy has been quietly rewritten, giving government agencies more surveillance power than they possess under current law. CNET has learned that more…

Allen West concedes Florida House race

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TCPALM.COM) U.S. Rep. Allen West has conceded to Patrick Murphy in District 18 after presenting legal challenges on the race's results for two weeks after Election Day. West, R-Palm Beach Gardens, announced more…

Last hurrah from a state statesman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JpY2wyNzqP6ZerqwGcKkXHgvlUjECrtC"] In this podcast, economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker Jerry Robinson of "Follow the Money Weekly" honors the retiring Congressman Ron Paul. Paul, whose more…