Ebola Czar Ron Klain Starts His Job - Quietly
Newly-installed Ebola Czar Ron Klain appeared for the first time today with his new boss President Obama in the Oval Office ??? and said not a word. In fact, the president didn???t even introduce Klain or acknowledge him during a brief press avail after their...
Chuck Norris Gives Texas Voters a Kick, Boosts GOP Candidate
Walker, Texas Ranger returned to the Lone Star State on Wednesday, but not to fight bad guys. He???s swooped in to lend a helping hand to Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott. ???Chuck Norris doesn???t campaign with Greg Abbott,??? Abbott???s campaign spokesman Avdiel Huerta said. ???Greg...
What the Supreme Court Did (and Did Not) Reveal About Hot Button Issues
Without uttering a word from the bench, the Supreme Court acted on major hot button issues in the last month concerning voting rights, abortion and gay marriage. The cases weren???t on the Court???s argument calendar. Parties were either asking the Court to act on an...
Enter The Czar
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES IT???S DAY ONE for Ron Klain, and already the newly-minted Ebola Czar has a full plate and a packed schedule, ABC???s MARY BRUCE notes. Today he sits down with President Obama at the White House and gets up to speed...
Political TV Ad Claims Obama Is Bad for African Americans
While President Obama has returned to the campaign trail to court the black vote ahead of the midterm elections, race has arisen as an issue in two key Senate races, albeit for very different reasons. A new television ad airing in Louisiana makes the case...
2014's Weirdest And Wackiest Campaign Ads
As one campaign ad ironically admits, nobody likes political ads. But we think you???ll get a kick out of these. From castrated hogs to talking dogs, the ads may lack gravitas -- but they seem designed to attract attention.