# American warships to patrol off Mumbai during visit # Coconuts removed from trees as a precaution # 250 U.S. business executives with Obama on 'biggest ever trade mission' # $200million Asia trip cost denied but the President will have huge ento
Representative John Boehner, expected to be named the next speaker of the House of Representatives, vowed on Wednesday to repeal health care reforms pushed into law by the Obama administration.
Americans may have fallen out of love with Barack Obama, but the president of the United States is still an object of affection for the Chinese, who have remodelled him as a blow-up sex doll.
What those GDP and consumer figures tell me more than anything is that some of us have access to the fake virtual money that mark-to-fantasy valuations create, and some do not. That's really the whole entire story.
The president, who is "much smarter" and "more inspirational" than any of his opponents, could benefit from a confrontation with Iran because it would strike up a war machine that would pull the US out of economic stagnation, Broder argues.
I’m so offended by the latest Obama canard, that the financial crisis of 2007-2008 cost less than 1% of GDP, that I barely know where to begin. Not only does this Administration lie on a routine basis, it doesn’t even bother to tell credible lies.
Third, integrity is important. I really shouldn't have to explain this. It depresses me that I have to argue that it is wrong to lie. Our democracy, our economy, our society, and our souls depend on restoring our integrity and the rule of law.
When addressing fellow citizens as "enemies", would this constitute inciting civil war? Race baiting? Riots? Words are powerful, and these are the precipice of discord. Enough is enough. Peace Prize, my ass...
"This was a lie -- 100 percent lie," Stratton said. "We ran off the guidelines. We met every single qualification to get a HAMP mod."
We are in pain because we are injured. Obama’s triumph over the U.S. Supreme Court is the cause of our injury, and the wound of the nation as well that’s difficult to heal. The U.S. Supreme Court can hurt Obama and damage his administration beyond rRead Letter
The late Bloomberg News reporter Mark Pittman asked the U.S. Treasury in January 2009 to identify $301 billion of securities owned by Citigroup Inc. that the government had agreed to guarantee. He made the request on the grounds that taxpayers...
"What we are hearing in our meetings is, 'We don't want to be the first one to drop benefits, but we would be the fast second.' We are hearing that a lot." Deloitte is a major accounting and consulting firm.
...the President’s team has booked the entire the Taj Mahal Hotel, including 570 rooms, all banquets and restaurants. 125 rooms at Taj President have also been booked...
Obama administration braces for WikiLeaks release of thousands of secret documents on Iraq war
Obama last week tapped Tom Donilon as National Security Advisor. What’s Donilon’s resume? He was a top lobbyist at Fannie Mae during the housing bubble, when Fannie fought — with Democratic help — to avoid any restrictions or curbs on its work to inf
President Obama's nominee for deputy secretary of state earned $8 million in salary and bonuses since January 2009 as an executive at a Wall Street bank that received a federal bailout. Thomas Nides, a 6-figure fundraiser for Hillary Rodham Clinton
The Obama administration on Wednesday asked a federal appeals court to immediately suspend a judge's ruling that overturned the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy on gays.
"I've got to tell you I find it a disgusting act to try to create this type of precedent and I promise you this precedent will bare a horrible fruit and this will be repeated because what president Obama and his administration are going to do...
“It is very important for people to understand that the United States of America and no country around the world can devalue its way to prosperity and competitiveness,” he said. “It is not a viable, feasible strategy and we will not engage in it.”
Court hearing in federal court in Richmond, VA today: A judge could rule as soon as the end of 2010 on the constitutionality of ObamaCare's individual mandates.
1. Repeal the Patriot Act 2. Repeal the Protect America Act or the FISA Amendments Act (warrantless wiretapping) 4. Repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force 5. Remove all US troops from Iraq (not just a few) 8. Rein in, in any way, the
my frustration, it looked like the McCain campaign did not want to investigate Obama’s past. McCain, in fact, piously asserted that paying attention to something as outrageous as Rev. Wright’s anti-white hostility was a non-issue for the President
On David Cameron, Barack Obama and why he thinks America is heading for dictatorship.
So the bottom line: the Department of Homeland Security is awarding fat contracts to people who serve on its Board of Directors. That’s the kind of stuff that will still raise eyebrows even among corrupt Wall Street oligarchs.
"Attorney General Eric Holder says the federal government will enforce its marijuana laws in California even if the state's voters approve a ballot measure to legalize the drug," Pete Yost reports for the Associated Press.
The White House is usually quite good at keeping a muzzle on the media after one of its off-the-record sessions with President Obama and senior members of his administration.
The Obama administration is lifting the moratorium on deep-water oil drilling -- put in place after the Gulf oil spill disaster -- for operators who comply with tough new rules and regulations, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced Tuesday. "T
"...getting on the nearest highway and commuting with the 80-mph flow of traffic-basically the worst-case scenario-yielded 26 miles; a fairly spirited back-road loop netted 31; and a carefully modulated cruise below 60 mph pushed MPG to 38...
I should have expected this, Team Obama is so predictably bank friendly that it was inconceivable that the Administration would ever decide against them on anything other than the occasional sop to maintain plausible deniability.
"I'm not sure about a national moratorium because there are, in fact, valid foreclosures that probably should go forward and where the documentation and paperwork is proper," Axelrod said on CBS' Face the Nation.