Washington, D.C. - According to new polls out yesterday and today, Republicans are taking the most blame for the federal government shutdown, with 62% saying republican's stubbornness and refusal to negotiate is irresponsible and reckless. Meanwhile, roughly 50% also assign some blame to Democrats saying their spending habits are costing the...
Atlanta, GA. The grandson of former president Jimmy Carter, Jason Carter, who is a Democrat from Atlanta, has announced that he will run for governor of Georgia in 2014. Carter has said his priorities are to reform a broken education system and improve the economy and the middle class and according...
Missouri congressman Todd Akin has stated that in cases of legitimate rape, a woman's body has ways to prevent her from becoming pregnant. The conservative Republican had been asked during a recent interview if he supports abortions for women who have been raped when responding to that question. "It seems to...
Washington, D.C. Rep. John Dingell has announced his retirement after his current term in the House of Representatives expires, he served 58 years and has become the longest-serving member of Congress, surpassing Sen. Robert C. Byrd of West Virginia. Dingell joins U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, also of Michigan, who announced retirement...
Israeli Prime Minister went on television and made a passionate plea to American voters to the election a president that will help Israel draw a "red line" in the sand against Iran and its nuclear program. Netanyahu has been frustrated with the Obama Administration which as refused to endorse Israeli...
Michelle Bachmann won the Iowa straw poll for GOP candidates, but the spotlight seemed to have drifted to the newest Republican candidate seeking to live in the White House. Texas Gov Rick Perry is the longest-serving Texas governor and entered the 2012 Presidential race by kicking off his campaign in...
The son of Jeb Bush, George Prescott Bush, has filed his election paperwork in Texas, to be eligible under campaign finance law, to run for office in Texas. George P. Bush is Hispanic, with his mother being from Mexico. The 36-year-old owner of a consulting firm in Fort Worth is...
As Americans say goodbye to the $2 billion presidential race here's a full transcript review of the concession and victory speeches of the 2012 presidential candidates. At the bottom is an image of what Romney's website as "President-elect" looked like, ready to go if he had won. --MITT ROMNEY's 2012...
Washington, D.C. - The House of Representatives has just voted to hold US Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress in a vote with 255 voting for the measure and 67 voting against it. The vote by the House was so heated, the 42-member Congressional Black Caucus walked out ahead...
Presidential hopeful Herman Cain is said to be quitting his race for the White House amid yet another report of sexual scandals and affairs. His campaign team has only said he is "reassessing" his campaign, but an adviser close to Cain who asked not to be named said they...