GOP takes shutdown threat off table

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) House Republican leaders, eager to dodge a government funding fight, have proposed a two-part spending plan that aims to block President Obama’s recent directive to stem more…

McConnell 'perplexed' by Obama defiance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday that he’s “perplexed” by President Barack Obama’s actions since the mid-term elections, arguing Obama seems in denial over the more…

Harry Reid threatens recess, Christmas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid is using his final weeks as majority leader to threaten one of lawmakers’ most valuable assets: Recess. Facing down a daunting list more…

House grills DHS chief on Obama's 'amnesty' flip-flop

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_905441" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson[/caption] WASHINGTON – In a House hearing Tuesday, Republicans took aim at President Obama's abrupt reversal of opinion on the more…

Democrats make 'hands up' gesture on House floor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Several lawmakers took to the House floor Monday evening to make the “Hands up, don’t shoot,” gesture to protest the police shooting of the unarmed Ferguson teen, more…

Lawmakers thwart Obama plan to shut down Gitmo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) President Obama’s plan to close the federal prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba hit a major snag Monday as lawmakers finalizing the annual defense policy bill rejected more…

Surprising group cashes in on Ferguson protests

by -NO AUTHOR- --   [caption id="attachment_1457065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ferguson riots after grand jury decides not to indict Officer Wilson[/caption] The Michael Brown protests, which started out to lobby a case against more…

U.S. debt clock surges past $18 trillion

by -NO AUTHOR- --   The U.S. debt clock has swept past $18 trillion without so much as a flicker of hesitation. But what is $18 trillion? How about figuring it in more…

'There's No Place Like Utopia' available on demand

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK – Filmmaker Joel Gilbert released Tuesday his documentary “There’s No Place Like Utopia” on DVD and digital formats, including iTunes, Amazon Instant Video and video on more…