GOP 'pretty fired up' about blocking ObamaNet

by Greg Corombos -- Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., is leading the first legislative effort to roll back the federal government's decision to start regulating the Internet as a utility, calling Thursday's action more…

Signer of Declaration of Independence lost all

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1741125" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Stockton[/caption] Richard Stockton signed the Declaration of Independence. His brother-in-law, Elias Boudinot, was president of the Continental Congress for a term, signed the more…

Boehner scrambles for Plan B

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) What’s the Plan B? After 52 GOP lawmakers brought down a three-week spending bill for the agency, House Speaker John Boehner and his leadership team were scrambling more…

Obama stunned by DHS-funding vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) The White House and the Department of Homeland Security were caught off guard by Friday’s defeat of a House bill to fund the agency for three weeks more…

Senior Navy intel officer removed for China comments

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Military Times) A senior Navy intelligence leader whose provocative comments this year about Chinese bellicosity stirred an international controversy has been shelved in the wake of an investigation more…

FCC chairman: Bring on the lawsuits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Ars Technica) The Federal Communications Commission chairman is expecting lawsuits challenging the FCC's net neutrality order, but is confident that this time the rules will survive. Verizon sued more…