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Hillary Clinton, Mitt Romney leading the 2016 field

Hillary Clinton, Mitt Romney leading the 2016 field

Hillary Clinton remains the clear frontrunner for the Democratic nomination in 2016, while Mitt Romney barely leads against ...

Why Ebola is a political loser for Obama

Why Ebola is a political loser for Obama

Obama has put himself in a no-win situation as he tries to handle the Ebola scare, the latest crisis to raise criticism ...

The Authorization to Use Military Force and the Demise of the US Senate

The Authorization to Use Military Force and the Demise of the US Senate

If any of the mainstream media are to be believed, you would think that the future of the country, the very foundation of ...

The American oligarchy

The American oligarchy

There is an unspoken rule in American politics, expressed ever more clearly in each election cycle, that the more important ...

Cruz: ‘We don’t need another czar — we need presidential leadership’

Cruz: ‘We don’t need another czar — we need presidential leadership’

Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Republican, reacted to the White House’s appointing Ron Klain as the administration’s point ...

Democracy Alliance-Linked Drug Company Lobbyist Made Ebola Czar

Democracy Alliance-Linked Drug Company Lobbyist Made Ebola Czar

The new Ebola czar has ties to a secret liberal dark money group and once worked as a lobbyist for a prescription drug company ...

 
 
 
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Moscow Accuses US of Increasing Military Presence at Russian Borders

Moscow Accuses US of Increasing Military Presence at Russian Borders

Former Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev reawakens fears of another Cold War amid building tensions and U.S. military presence near Russian borders.

 
Sabato: GOP has

Sabato: GOP has 'strong and increasing chance' to win Senate

Brushing aside media hype that the GOP’s drive to win the Senate is hung up on close races in South Dakota or Alaska, noted elections expert Larry Sabato and his University of Virginia political ...

 
Joe Biden

Joe Biden's son discharged from Navy for cocaine use

Vice President Joe Biden’s son was discharged from the U.S. Navy reserve this year after testing positive for cocaine.Hunter Biden, who tested positive for cocaine in a drug test in June 2013, was ...

 
Obama hits campaign trail in delicate balancing act

Obama hits campaign trail in delicate balancing act

Less than three weeks before key mid-term elections, US President Barack Obama on Wednesday finally hits the campaign trail, an event signaling a delicate balancing act for his Democratic party.Until ...

 
Clinton, Christie most talked about 2016ers

Clinton, Christie most talked about 2016ers

The 2016 election is but two years away, but Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie are all the press can talk about.The former secretary of state and the New Jersey governor have received more media coverage ...

 
What happens if the Senate is tied?

What happens if the Senate is tied?

With both political parties battling for control of the U.S. Senate in November, there has been scant consideration of a possible outcome neither side wants: An evenly divided Senate.That the election ...

 
Kerry Disagrees With Lavrov on Ukraine Rebel Independence

Kerry Disagrees With Lavrov on Ukraine Rebel Independence

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov disagreed over the aspirations of rebels in Ukraine’s eastern Luhansk and Donetsk regions to break away from the country ...

 
American Foreign Policy: Still Crazy After All These Years

American Foreign Policy: Still Crazy After All These Years

Want proof of the craziness of US foreign and military policy? Just turn to Leon Panetta’s Worthy Fights: A Memoir of Leadership in War and Peace, wherein the former Secretary of Defense and ...

 
Sixteen-Year-Old Malala Yousafzai Warns Obama: ‘Drone Attacks Are Fueling Terrorism’

Sixteen-Year-Old Malala Yousafzai Warns Obama: ‘Drone Attacks Are Fueling Terrorism’

The White House invited sixteen-year-old Pakistani women’s rights activist Malala Yousafzai to meet the President, First Lady, and their daughter Malia on Friday. The youngest-ever Nobel Peace Prize ...

 
How Obama could shake up White House

How Obama could shake up White House

Obama is facing growing calls to clean house ahead of his final two years in office, with even allies demanding an infusion of fresh blood to resurrect his stalled presidency.But just who exactly is on ...

 
Obama meets foreign military chiefs to discuss Isis strategy

Obama meets foreign military chiefs to discuss Isis strategy

Barack Obama is to discuss the US-led strategy to counter Islamic State (Isis) with military leaders from 20 countries including Turkey and Saudi Arabia, amid growing pressure for the US-led coalition ...

 
Sanders: Real Fear Not ISIS, But

Sanders: Real Fear Not ISIS, But 'Perpetual Warfare Year After Year After Year'

As U.S. officials repeated their message that the American public should prepare for "a long-term" war against the Islamic State militant group (also known as ISIS) in the Midde East, Sen. Bernie ...

 
Obama’s War and the Limits of Reason

Obama’s War and the Limits of Reason

Upon accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009, newly elected President Obama humbly claimed that he was unworthy of such an honor, stating: "to say that force is sometimes necessary isn’t a ...