What’s going to be on the agenda in Washington this week? The topics discussed on the Sunday political talk shows often serve as an indicator of the hot topics to come. Here’s what was discussed.
The popularity of the paleo diet attracts attacks from many experts who debunk its benefits. And now some of those same naysayers are trying to claim that eating paleo makes you more vulnerable to cancer.
Frustrated over the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s endorsement of a pathway to citizenship for illegal aliens living and working in the United States, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.) handed back an award the organization had bestowed on him earlier this year.
An audit of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Universal Telecommunications Network released Thursday by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) reveals that almost half of the independent contractors sourced through an agreement with AT&T to manage the USDA’s data network do not have security clearances. That shortcoming, the audit advised, leaves both beneficiaries of […]
According to Washington DC non-voting Congressional representative Eleanor Holmes Norton, Congress shouldn’t scrutinize the White House because lawmakers don’t have a right to know what’s going on within the Administration. “You don’t have a right to know everything in a separation-of-powers government, my friend. That is the difference between a parliamentary government and a separation-of-powers […]
The White House on Friday said that it is taking Republican threats to impeach President Barack Obama seriously. White House Senior Advisor Dan Pfeiffer said that the threat of Obama impeachment would increase if the President takes executive actions to keep illegal aliens in the country. “The President acting on immigration reform will certainly up […]
Dueling appellate court rulings handed down this week left President Barack Obama’s signature legislation in limbo. Obamacare’s crashing and burning is just one of many fires that it would seem the President would be interested in putting out. But apparently, Obama is far more interested in putting on the golf course than he is in […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds today. Click the links for the full stories.
A new report from the American Action Forum suggests President Barack Obama may have had this year’s midterm elections in mind when coordinating the implementation of a bevy of new environmental, health, finance and labor regulations.
A Senate compromise on how the government should dial down its out-of-control surveillance could be revealed as early as next Tuesday, according to Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy.