Jim DeMint: Obama wants cliff dive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) South Carolina GOP Sen. Jim DeMint accused President Barack Obama on Thursday of trying to take the country over the fiscal cliff. “The president campaigned on raising more…

'The a--hole factor' behind Boehner purge?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Back-bench freshmen Justin Amash, Tim Huelskamp and David Schweikert are gaining martyr status among conservative activists after they were “purged” from House committees for what they say is a more…

Is secret FedEx email the smoking gun?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Atlantic Wire) Delivery specialist FedEx has been accused of "systematically" overcharging its business and government clients for nearly a decade, and an internal company message may be the more…

Checking Facebook at work could become illegal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Logging into Facebook, perusing eBay and surfing to other decidedly non-work related sites may not just upset your boss; it could also be a federal offense. That's more…

How much taxation would fund current spending?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (American Thinker) To best understand this spending aspect of the current budget negotiations in Washington, we must answer one crucial question: how much taxation on the top income-earners more…

Fed: Rates to stay low until jobless below 6.5%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) The Federal Reserve refashioned its bond-buying programs on Wednesday, extending its far-reaching effort to revitalize the jobs market and boost the economic recovery into 2013. more…

Fuel-efficient cars threaten state finances

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KOMO-TV) Cars are becoming more and more fuel-efficient, and you would think that's a good thing. But Washington state is actually losing money because of it and as more…

Illegals could get jobless benefits in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Legislation introduced Tuesday would give about 400,000 undocumented immigrants in California the same rights as citizens to unemployment benefits and various other government services. Assembly Bill more…