GOP establishment assails tea party on shutdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) From county chairmen to national party luminaries, veteran Republicans across the country are accusing tea party lawmakers of staining the GOP with their refusal to bend more…

Perceived need for 3rd party reaches new high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GALLUP) PRINCETON, NJ -- Amid the government shutdown, 60% of Americans say the Democratic and Republicans parties do such a poor job of representing the American people that more…

Judge clears way for 'gay' marriage in N.J.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WCAU-TV) A New Jersey judge denied the state's appeal to halt same-sex marriages, clearing the way for couples to begin marrying starting Oct. 21. But an appeal is more…

IRS 'suppression of tea party' swung vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Examiner) A new study by the American Enterprise Institute -- "Do Political Protests Matter? Evidence From The Tea Party Movement" -- finds that the movement boosted Republican more…

Government shut down, but tax collections up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) In the first nine days of October, while the federal government was in what is commonly being called a shutdown, federal tax collections went up. Last more…

Sticker shock! Americans floored by Obamacare cost

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="szNjRvZjo51kuyZX4Zxvtp2LCZDtYHnY" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The technical problems with the Obamacare insurance exchanges are no surprise, are further evidence the whole program should be delayed or scrapped and Americans will more…

Truckers roll ahead with D.C. Beltway protest

by Michael Carl -- A Georgia trucking company owner says he shot off his mouth about arresting members of Congress when truckers rally in Washington this weekend to make sure the event more…

NSA data bank hit by mystery power surges

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The new $1.4 billion National Security Agency supercomputer facility in Utah has been wracked with unexplainable, repeated electrical surges and explosions that have destroyed hundreds of more…

Churches sued for paying rent to schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two churches in Hawaii sued by atheists for renting meeting facilities from local school districts contend the claim should be dismissed. One Love Ministries and Calvary Chapel Central more…

Obama's Fed pick favors government intervention

by Aaron Klein -- Janet Yellen, President Obama's choice to head the Federal Reserve, is widely regarded as a New Keynesian, meaning she favors government or central bank intervention in the economy. more…