Sacramento, CA- The Governor of California, Jerry Brown, signed a bill into law which will require school curricula and textbooks to include contributions to history by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans. That’s the public highlight of the bill, which passed the California Senate 26-11 in a very partisan vote. The bill also...
Washington, D.C. - In the rush of the news business to be the first to report news, both FOX and CNN announced that the Supreme Court ruled against the Obama administration in the Healthcare law challenge. Both networks announced their own version of the news on air and with a ticker...
Washington, D.C. - President Barack Obama has threatened to veto a bill by Republicans that keep the federal student loan rate lower, something that was about to go up, nearly doubling from 3.4% to 6%. Both Obama and Republicans had recently said they need to act to keep the rate...
Washington, D.C.- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the last to name her appointments to the Congressional debt Super Committee, but she has now, and so the whole 12 member roster is out. This is the committee which is tasked with finding at least $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction measures...
Washington, D.C. - The House of Representatives House Budget Committee has booted two of their own, conservative Tea Party members Tim Huelskamp of Kansas and Justin Amash of Michigan. Both Huelskamp and Amash have consistently voted against House Speaker John Boehner. The political analyst says the move will make it easier for...
As the Republican primary race draws to a close with Mitt Romney becoming the presumptive nominee, the financial reports of the two campaigns for March have been released with Barack Obama having $104 million in the bank and Romney with just $10.1 million. Hoping to give the Romney campaign a...
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...
Redistricting is sure to bring out the least desirable personalities of lawmakers in their effort to redraw political districts that will affect state and federal representatives’ ability to stay in office and be reelected as their voting constituents will change.  In most cases, with the recent Florida constitutional amendments...
Washington, D.C. During a Republican leadership meeting on Tuesday in Washington, a decision was made to abandon efforts to raise the nation's debt limit and restore military pension cuts because of lack of support from so-called "rank and file" Republican members of Congress. Now, a "clean" bill to raise the debt...
Jerusalem, Israel - Mitt Romney is in Israel speaking to Israeli's about his foreign policies as he campaigns to the Jewish vote in the U.S. During an exclusive breakfast at the King David Hotel with wealthy donors who contributed more than $1 million during his stop in Israel, he told...