The morning after $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts kicked in, President Obama is calling once more for lawmakers to compromise to halt the damaging impact the sequester will have on the nation’s economy. “These cuts are not smart,” Obama said in his weekly address….
President Barack Obama has certainly encountered his fair share of spats and debate with the more conservative cohort of America’s faith community. But despite these clashes, the leader of the free world says he’s a practicing Christian who believes that faith is immensely important in his daily life. He reportedly reads scripture each morning, reflecting upon it […]
Fox News NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity’s cable television showdown this week with a Democratic congressman has become more than just a verbal schoolyard brawl. It’s an opportunity – for money, attention and ratings. Democratic and Republican advocates are using Tuesday’s Fox News Channel appearance by Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison for fundraising, even as […]
(L-R) Actors Julie Bowen, Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Ty Burrell, Sarah Hyland, Ed O’Neill, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ariel Winter, Eric Stonestreet, Nolan Gould, Rico Rodriguez and Sofia Vergara – Winners for Ensemble in a Comedy Series – pose in the press room during The 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. (Wire Image) Three stars from the ABC […]
As the Obama Administration spun nightmare scenarios over the impact of sequester cuts, it was revealed that Homeland Security had released from custody illegal immigrants who were charged with crimes. The White House said these actions were taken in expectation of the looming cuts, but dismissed concerns, saying just “a few hundred” criminals were released. […]
Johannesburg – Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi on Saturday dismissed reports that he faced an internal investigation for financial impropriety as politically motivated. "It is a character assassination campaign designed to achieve political …
U.S. lawmakers must make credible progress this year on a long-term deficit-reduction strategy or risk losing Fitch Ratings' top AAA grade on U.S. government debt, Fitch warned Wednesday. Fitch said it would not immediately cut its rating if Congress …