Obama loses $22 billion on student-loan plans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FISCAL TIMES) — White House education policies aimed at helping borrowers with $1.3 trillion in student debt are gaining traction-- with enrollment in income-based-repayment programs doubling in the more…

Obama calls terror victims 'folks shot in deli'

by Bob Unruh -- President Obama, whose protectionist comments about Islam long have made waves, is at the center of a new firestorm Tuesday after labeling four Jews murdered by Islamic terrorists more…

U.S. closing embassy in Yemen 'due to unrest'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is closing its embassy in Yemen amid political deadlock and deteriorating security conditions after the takeover of the country by Shiite rebels, more…

Michelle O: Parents 'wrong' on kid diets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The first lady of food, Michelle Obama, believes millions of families and parents are messing up the diets of their children, and she is promising to more…

Fed mobilizes against Paul's audit legislation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The Federal Reserve is mobilizing against Sen. Rand Paul's increasingly popular effort to audit the central bank. “This is about interfering with the making of monetary more…

Tea party pushes balanced-budget amendment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Tea Party Express is launching a national campaign to push for a balanced-budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution. “Congress’ historic shortcomings in passing a Balanced more…

DHS chief: 'Border security is not free'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson on Tuesday argued new investments to protect the U.S. border cannot be made if Congress fails to pass more…

Obama won't release IRS targeting documents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Obama administration is refusing to publicly release more than 500 documents on the IRS’s targeting of Tea Party groups. Twenty months after the IRS scandal more…

Axelrod: Obama was 'bulls--ing' on gay marriage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY BEAST) One of President Obama’s closest advisers said he lied to the country for his own political benefit when he publicly stated his opposition to same-sex marriage more…

Media Matters founder resigns from Hillary PAC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) David Brock on Monday abruptly resigned from the board of the super PAC Priorities USA Action, revealing rifts that threaten the big-money juggernaut being built to support more…