On Saturday, the Senate approved, by a clear majority, a $1.1 trillion spending bill to fund the government. That was the last chance for the Democrats to take the high ground with a threatened government shutdown with their mainstream media allies
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But is that the real truth? Many economists taking a closer look at the dubious figures see serious problems in the job market remain. A presidential address will not change what is the true reality in the statistics they have gathered.
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David Wasserman of The Cook Report says, if Democrats were to get neutral maps drawn by God in all 50 states, they would still fall well short of winning back the House.
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White House chief economic adviser, Jason Furman told reporters at Tuesday's Daily Press Briefing that the US is digging out of a really deep hole, and there is more to do.
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White House Spokesman Josh Earnest says Cromnibus is a clear win for President and Democrats, but dissembles over Pelosi being frozen out.
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Gruber's telling of his role before a House Oversight Committee on Tuesday was far different from his previous public remarks, in which he explained his efforts.
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With their thumping in the midterm elections, surviving Democratic lawmakers are looking to the future of their own careers and they are criticizing Obamacare.
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White House Correspondents were not satisfied with initial White House explanations of the administration's rationale over keeping Bush-appointed CIA leaders.
11:59 Dec 11, 2014
With the loss of Senator Mary Landrieu in Louisiana, Barack Obama beats Harry Truman's record midterm losses by one, but there is a chance for one more.
13:48 Dec 10, 2014
How well prepared does the President think overseas staff are for the potential reaction after release of the torture report? The waffle answer gave no clues.
05:51 Dec 9, 2014
It has been called a shift in the 'bandwagon' effect enjoyed by the winning party. It should be noted that the GOP have benefited after the 1994 and 2002 midterm elections. The Democrats benefited after the 2006 election.
15:43 Dec 7, 2014
The White House was seeking to deflect attention away from recent troubles with the recent resignation of Chuck Hagel, by not answering journalist questions.
22:57 Dec 5, 2014
In a White House briefing today, Josh Earnest deflected questions about Ferguson, Mo. and why President Obama has no specific plans to go there.
19:09 Dec 1, 2014
Senator Schumer laid out a list of White House errors including the insurance marketplace rollout, fixing veterans hospital wait lists, dealing with Ebola.
04:36 Nov 30, 2014
The question should be, as with the grand jury, what would you do as a police officer dealing with an intimidating suspect close to 300 pounds?
14:19 Nov 29, 2014
The president began last Labor Day weekend flying to to Westchester, N.Y., on Friday, for his usual DNC fundraisers that included two stopovers.
16:19 Nov 27, 2014
One reason for the huge unfunded liability numbers is that officials rely on overly optimistic returns on the investment of assets.
16:40 Nov 26, 2014
Back in 2011, the president made it clear he was 'prohibited to act' which makes the scenario all the more strange. In an interview that year he said, 'This notion that somehow I can just change the laws unilaterally is just not true.
17:35 Nov 24, 2014
Senator Roger Wicker, immediately after winning chairmanship of the National Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee, said Harry Reid is their big target.
14:49 Nov 21, 2014
To say that Ginsburg was unhappy about the call to resign is putting it mildly according to the Los Angeles Times. It was reported that Ginsburg was under strong pressure to retire and questioning why some liberals want her to leave.
04:58 Nov 21, 2014