Obama makes 3 NLRB recess appointments

by -NO AUTHOR- -- After making an end run around Senate Republicans with a recess appointment to fill the top job at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday, President Barack Obama more…

Male-female equity in legislature?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- What if California had not 120 legislators, but 240 of them, with each Senate and Assembly district required to elect two representatives – a man and a woman? more…

Obama camp fears 'extreme' tea party

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Matt Lacy (GREELEY GAZETTE) — The Obama campaign appears to have shown us who they are really concerned about running against, a solidly conservative candidate instead of more…

Pilots take strip search objections to appeals court

by Bob Unruh -- TSA 'enhanced pat-down' A challenge to the federal government's decision to impose either physical pat-downs or electronic strip searches on airline workers and passengers is being elevated to more…

GOP elites seek 'consensus' candidate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A group of movement conservatives has called an emergency meeting in Texas next weekend to find a “consensus” Republican presidential hopeful, POLITICO has learned. “You and your spouse more…