Why Grover Norquist's tax pledge works

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Listening to the media these days, it seems Grover Norquist is Public Enemy No. 1. His insistence lawmakers keep their promises to voters—in the form of the more…

Rent hike threatened for Obama voters

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_323247" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="The Casa Adobe Apartments in Colorado Springs, Colo."][/caption] If you voted to re-elect Barack Obama as president, should your rent payments go up? It more…

Jim DeMint: 'I'm not with Boehner'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), who shocked Washington on Thursday with the announcement that he would resign his Senate seat in January to become president of the the Heritage more…

White House to GOP: We're not moving

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) If Wednesday’s phone call between Speaker John Boehner and President Barack Obama seemed like a hopeful sign in the fiscal cliff standoff, think again. On Thursday, with more…

Right-to-work bills pass in Michigan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT NEWS) Lansing — The birthplace of the nation's modern-day labor movement moved closer to becoming the nation's 24th right-to-work state after bills Gov. Rick Snyder vowed to sign more…

Rep. Darrel Issa's home burglarized

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) More than 50 pieces of jewelry worth an estimated $100,000 were stolen last month from the house of California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa. The burglary occurred between more…

Malia Obama's vacation cost how much?

by -NO AUTHOR- --  (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released records detailing the government funds expended on First Daughter Malia Obama’s March 2012 Spring Break vacation to Mexico. According to the records, obtained more…

Washington Post eyes charging online readers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) The Washington Post will probably start charging online readers for access to newspaper articles in the middle of next year, a person familiar with the plans more…

Daily Beast layoffs begin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Adweek) It's got to be a sad day at the Newsweek Daily Beast Co., where the layoffs that have been expected since the company announced it would fold more…