U.S. Politics

Blog Roundup – February 6, 2013

10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be t..

GOP’s “makeover” is purely cosmetic
Eric Cantor is set to give a big speech today offering a new direction for the Republ..

President Obama to visit Israel this spring
President Obama will visit Israel, the West Bank, and Jordan this spring, the White H..

White House to honor slain Newtown educators
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Presidential medals will be awarded posthumously to the six p..

The Most Important Chart in American Politics
The Most Important Chart in American Politics

Pentagon expected to expand benefits to same-sex spouses
Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta is expected to announce this week that same-sex spo..

Faced with actual facts on climate change, Fox guest makes stuff up (v..
Ahhh, Fox News being Fox News. It’s difficult to imagine that viewers aren’t tiring ..

10 Myths Conservative Media Will Use Against Immigration Reform
As congressional leaders debate a framework for comprehensive immigration reform tha..

Solomon Islands Earthquake: 8.0 Magnitude Tremor Generates Tsunami
An 8.0 magnitude earthquake off the Solomon Islands generated a small tsunami on Wed..

CIA Drone Base In Saudi Arabia: Location Disclosed By The New York Tim..
WASHINGTON — The CIA conducts lethal drone strikes against al-Qaida militants insid..