MLK niece: He had a dream. It wasn't this

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="84MWNsODp7SlvXWG7OM-Jyl3lGfz2WEH"] Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a towering figure in the civil rights movement and the fight for racial equality, but he was also a big more…

Michelle Obama rolls eyes twice at Boehner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGcbXiuCM0o A YouTube video reveals that Michelle Obama apparently was not pleased with House Speaker John Boehner, who was seated next to her at an inaugural luncheon in more…

Obama flubs inaugural oath … again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSER) – President Obama has been publicly sworn in for his second term—though he actually took the oath yesterday. Today the oath, administered by Chief Justice John Roberts, went off more…

GOP patriarch rises to challenge establishment

by Drew Zahn -- A Virginia Republican is working to take back the GOP from establishment insiders he says conducted a major "power grab" at the party's 2012 national convention in Tampa, more…

Powell to GOP: Denounce 'birther nonsense'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) In an interview with ABC’s Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos during ABC’s special inauguration day coverage this morning, former Secretary of State Colin Powell lashed out at people more…

Rubio rallying GOP behind immigration plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Sen. Marco Rubio is rallying conservatives behind immigration reform with a set of principles he unveiled this week and has promoted with a media blitz. Proponents more…

Obama vows action on 'climate change'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) President Obama devoted a significant portion of his second inaugural speech Monday to climate change, comments that quickly fueled environmentalists' calls for aggressive second-term actions from more…

'Far Right' report outrages critics of federalism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A West Point think tank report that links people who believe in individual freedom with violent “far right” movements has stirred strong opposition from conservatives and more…

Obama gives shout out to 'gay brothers'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Here's the text of President Barack Obama's Second Inaugural Address, as prepared for delivery: OBAMA: Vice President Biden, Mr. Chief Justice, Members of the United States Congress, more…

Obama: U.S. must help poor, elderly

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Forging into the final half of his historic presidency, Barack Obama urged the nation at his second inauguration Monday to work together on a liberal agenda of America’s “limitless more…