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...
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...
Tallahassee, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott has formed his new task force that will look into Florida's gun laws, including the controversial Stand Your Ground law invoked by George Zimmerman over his Feb 26 shooting of Trayvon Martin. Scott said, "This task force is going to take input from people about...
As news about Osama bin Laden's private life on the run come out, we learn he had four sons with his youngest wife, Amal Ahmad Abdul Fatah, who has been revealing her relationship with bin Laden over the last ten years. In that time, she had four sons with...
Atlanta, GA - Newt Gingrich's campaign will be laying off some staff members amid low donations and low cash on hand but contends the candidate is still in the race for the Republican nomination. Gingrich told WTOP radio station, "We're staying in, that's exactly why we're downsizing, cash flow is shorter...
Former Florida Republican governor Jeb Bush has come out to endorse Mitt Romney for the 2012 Republican nomination to eventually compete against President Barack Obama in the general election in November. Jeb Bush is the son of one former president and brother to another former president and the first of...
Washington, D.C. - According to a federal review by six federal agencies, net oil imports to the U.S. is down 10% from last year and is on track to meet President Obama's pledge to reduce foreign dependence on oil by one third within 10 years. Meanwhile, domestic production is up,...
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...
Tucson, AZ - Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has announced in a video released today that she is stepping down from Congress saying she still has more work to do for her own recovery and believes it would be best for Arizona also. Before she leaves, she will attend President Obama's State of...
The House of Representatives is set to approve the short-term two-month payroll tax cut that they initially said no to with House Speaker John Boehner calling it "kicking the can down the road." The bill has already passed in the Senate. The House initially send the bill to a sub-committee,...