Speaking at The Wall Street Journal’s 2013 CEO Council, President Barack Obama said that “rhetoric” and political “tactics” are to blame for the Federal government’s gridlock. The President also assured the gathering of business leaders that, contrary to popular belief, he is not a socialist. “We know what the challenges are, we know what the […]
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said in a recent interview that Americans would likely prefer “Someone like myself” as President in the 2016 election. Appearing on Special Report with Bret Baier, Paul said that, despite being a member of Congress since the 2010 midterm elections, he is enough of a Washington “outsider” to win the hearts […]
A security expert testifying before a House Science, Space, and Technology committee hearing on security concerns surrounding the Obamacare website said that the President’s online insurance exchange is not only full of security risks, but that it has also likely already been compromised by hackers. “Hackers are definitely after it,” said David Kennedy, CEO of […]
Philadelphia is testing a new method to get motorists to notice a posted 35 mph speed limit on a local street, with an eye to expanding the pilot project if city leaders like the results. The city has spent $11,050 to embed speed sensors in the roadway on a stretch of Kelly Drive that trigger […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
A recent investigation has revealed that the Pentagon has failed to account for $8.5 trillion dollars of taxpayer money Congress has allocated toward the U.S. Department of Defense since 1996. Reportedly, the Pentagon has routinely failed to supply a clear monthly account of the money spent for Defense Finance and Accounting Services.
The same Quinnipiac poll that shows President Barack Obama in a free fall with voters also reveals that the President who successfully sold young voters a nebulous promise of hope and change is beginning to lose his appeal with the hope and change generation.
Research based on national statistics shows that the leading source of “injury death” in the United States is your local pharmacy. In our rush to swallow all kinds of prescription painkillers, drug poisoning has increased by 300 percent since 1980.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan claims that discontent with new education standards is coming mostly from “white suburban moms who — all of a sudden — their child isn’t as brilliant as they thought they were, and their school isn’t quite as good as they thought they were.”
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