Congress probes Obama visa 'abuses'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE DAILY) — Higher-ups within U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services are pressuring rank-and-file officers to rubber-stamp immigrants’ visa applications, sometimes against the officers’ will, according to a Homeland more…

Hot new videos turning voters off Romney?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael Carl A series of videos of Mitt Romney saying he supports a woman's right to abortion and homosexual rights has made the rounds of prospective Republican more…

Gingrich: Romney is a liar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) — Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, whose support in Iowa has withered after riding on top of the polls, on Tuesday called former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt more…

The bleak debt forecast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Over the holidays, President Obama requested a debt ceiling extension of $1.2 trillion. The request comes just a few months after a fierce debt ceiling battle.  So why more…

How much do Iowa caucuses matter?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The first real votes of the 2012 campaign will be cast in Iowa today.  What will be happening at these caucuses? Will Rick Santorum dominate among social conservatives more…

Analyst: Borrowing can't continue forever

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The director of the Center for Data Analysis at the Heritage Foundation is warning that the federal government cannot continue to borrow money into perpetuity, and there really more…

Eyes on Virginia as state weighs voter ID law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- RICHMOND — Virginia legislators are preparing to take on the thorny subject of voter identification laws during the upcoming General Assembly session amid national controversy that includes the more…

Gun makers baffled by ATF criteria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is in charge of determining whether a gun model is legal, but the agency won’t say much about its criteria. more…