Debt skyrockets $7.5 trillion under Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The federal government drove $789,473,350,613.20 deeper into debt in calendar year 2014, an increase that equaled $6,875 per household, $7,458 per full-time year-round worker, and $8,853 more…

Congressman: Obama outsmarted Boehner

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1568225" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama with House Speaker John Boehner[/caption] NEW YORK – A Republican congressman is warning that the Obama White House has outsmarted House Speaker more…

Iowa full of longshot hopefuls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STARTRIBUNE) — ALTOONA, Iowa — Soft laughter rippled through the audience in an Iowa church meeting room when a woman punctuated her question to the keynote speaker, Bernie more…

House GOP finally decides Boehner's fate

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_487149" align="aligncenter" width="596"] House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – It was the biggest revolt against a House speaker in more than 100 years, but the conservative more…

Boehner faces fresh heat from local Republicans

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1565865" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rep. David Young, R-Iowa[/caption] Republicans in Iowa's 3rd congressional district sent a freshman representative to Congress in the 2014 election, and they're putting his more…

Federal judge halts Sheriff Joe's workplace raids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARIZONA REPUBLIC) PHOENIX — A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction Monday blocking Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery from enforcing two state more…

Tweet prompts punishment for 'predicted crime'

by Aaron Klein -- A seemingly innocuous incident at a Pittsburgh Steelers game over the weekend prompted concern about the consequences of law enforcement mining social media to predict crimes. At Saturday’s more…

560,000 letters tell House GOP Boehner must go

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The campaign that allows voters to tell their representatives in the U.S. House they should find another speaker for the coming session of Congress, and "Dump Boehner," already more…

By the numbers: Who's for and against Boehner

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="VrNm1tcjpZPBapDfgrvVbqg4qij1MIni" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON – House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has just one stick to hold onto power but it's a big one: He can strip lawmakers of more…