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...
Washington, D.C. - In a mini-version of the recent congressional showdown over budget talks, the "SuperCommittee" formed to find a workable budget has announced that they have thus far failed to come to an agreement. The newest proposal, a Republican action to raise taxes by $300 billion, was rejected by Democrats....
The 4th U.S.Circuit Court of Appeals has ordered the lower court that originally heard the case and ruled the healthcare mandate law unconstitutional to dismiss the case for lack of jurisdiction. Virginia argued that since it has a state law covering healthcare, that gave them the right to challenge the...
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...
Former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards reportedly will be indicted today on criminal charges that he broke campaign finance laws to cover up his extramarital affair with Rielle Hunter. ABC News, citing unnamed sources, says the indictment will be handed down in Raleigh today unless a plea deal is reached....
US District Court has ruled that Florida can move forward with purging voters from a list of 2,600 names that state originally came up with despite the U.S. Justice Department argues that it is against federal law to take such actions within 90 days of a federal election. Florida holds...
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...
Tallahassee, Fla. Former Florida house majority leader Carlos Lopez-Cantera, (Republican), has been sworn in as Florida’s lieutenant governor in Tallahassee to a position that has no official duties. Lopez-Cantera was forced to step down from representing Florida's 113th district in the state legislature due to term limits and in 2012 went on to...
Republican hopeful Mitt Romney is under the spotlight for his support of Florida’s Full Sail University. The Winter Park FL based multimedia for-profit university costs far more than many traditional. At issue as the number of mentions that the candidate has mentioned the school which has raised some eyebrows. The...
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...