An independent Scotland could take on a smaller share of UK debt if historical tax contributions are taken into account, according to the Scottish Government. An analysis paper estimates a notional share of £92bn, or 62% of gross domestic product (GDP …
Wait – what happened? All of a sudden things are moving in Washington. Don’t be too alarmed, it may not last. But it’s been a dizzying week in politics, and there’s only more good things to come that we’re tracking in ABC’s political unit in the week ahead…guns, immigration, tea party tax day, sequestration furloughs, […]
White House posted new pictures of Obama’s trips and activities in March 2013.
WASHINGTON — President Obama went back to the golf course today, hitting the links at Joint Base Andrews just outside the capital for the third weekend in a row. The president’s golf partners were the same as last week — White House Trip Director Marvin…
MSNBC MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry on Saturday strongly reaffirmed the sentiment behind her recent promotional ad for the network in which she declared that children are part of the collective. Addressing the outcry on her show Saturday morning, Harris-Perry said it would be “too easy” to simply dismiss that some people are just “haters.” In the […]
(Photo via Boston.com) The police chief in Danville, New Hampshire was cited Friday with improperly storing his service firearm after a 15-year-old used it to commit suicide, CNN reports. Rockingham County Attorney Jim Reams claims Police Chief Wade Parsons left his firearm on top of the safe in his closet, and his girlfriend’s son used […]
Connecticut-based gun manufacturer PTR announced this week it is leaving the state following the passage of new gun control legislation it said proved that state leaders have “abandoned the proud heritage that forged our freedom.” Here’s what some of you had to say about it: TomFerrari Gun & ammo manufacturers should take it upon themselves […]