Politics
New Questions About White House Fence After Intrusions
The latest fence-jumping incident at the White house has brought not only the Secret Service into scrutiny again but the White House fence itself. The bottom line: Is the fence enough?
10/23/2014 06:51:34pm
A Brief History of the Craziest Congressional Campaign of the Year
If anyone in Hollywood writes a movie script based on one Congressional campaign of the 2014 midterm election season, Tinseltown should look no farther than California???s 52nd congressional district. A film about this political drama, which pits freshman Democratic Rep. Scott Peters against former city councilman Carl DeMaio, might not garner any Oscar nominations, but it has all the scandalous allegations and sexual intrigue of a silver-screen blockbuster.
10/23/2014 04:27:57pm
Bristol Palin Explains Brawl, Attacks Bidens, Clintons
Bristol Palin has blogged a defense of herself and her family, as well as explaining what really happened during a brawl on the evening of Sept. 6.
10/23/2014 02:05:06pm
Hillary Clinton Showers Elizabeth Warren With ???Love???
Clinton professed her love for Warren at a rally for Martha Coakley
10/24/2014 06:19:56pm
3 Awkward Interactions Between Celebrities and John Kerry
Sometimes celebrities just don't know how to act around John Kerry.
10/24/2014 02:30:17pm
The Note: Ebola Digs In
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES THE LATEST FROM NEW YORK: A New York doctor who recently returned from West Africa has tested positive for??Ebola??and is being isolated at a Manhattan hospital, city and state officials said last night. ABC News report that the doctor, who...
10/24/2014 09:43:26am
Success and Fun: the Bradlee Effect
But we have to be able to do serious things, without taking ourselves too seriously. The world can be a heavy place, so why not try to add some lightness more to our life whether in our professions or our partnerships. Doing serious things in a fun way might be a paradox, but it is the path to succeeding.
10/23/2014 01:09:51pm
Close To Home
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES IT???S PRECISELY THE KIND OF ATTACK THAT U.S. OFFICIALS FEAR: While there is no indication that the events in Canada pose a direct threat to the U.S., President Obama told reporters the shootings in Canada underscore that the U.S. must...
10/23/2014 09:01:30am
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...
10/22/2014 06:13:26pm
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...
10/22/2014 03:37:23pm
Watch: Ottowa Shooting Eyewitness: 'As Soon As I Saw the Gun, I Put My Head Back Down'
Press Sec. for Canada???s New Democratic Party Greta Levy shares her horrifying experience.
10/22/2014 04:48:09pm
Watch: Member of Canadian Parliament Discusses the Lockdown
Jonathan Genest-Jourdain talks about the moments during and after the shooting.
10/22/2014 03:43:04pm
Watch: Member of Canadian Parliament Speaks Out After Shooting
John McKay shares his thoughts about the second attack in just three days.
10/22/2014 01:13:30pm
Watch: President Obama Casts Early Vote In Chicago
President casts ballot two weeks before election day during rare campaign stops.
10/20/2014 02:02:13pm
This Might Be the Best Thing Joe Biden's Ever Said
The VP's latest Bidenism.
10/03/2014 11:48:58am
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.
10/06/2014 05:16:01pm
Everything You Need to Know About Chelsea Clinton's Baby
At last, Bill and Hillary Clinton have the grandchild they've always wanted.
09/29/2014 10:47:11am
Photos: Michelle Obama Tries Tai Chi in China
As she enters her 50s, a look at the first lady's life and times.
03/25/2014 03:21:46pm
7 Signs the 2016 Presidential Race Has Begun
A slew of possible presidential hopefuls are making a mad dash for Iowa.
08/06/2014 02:13:26pm
Six Top Democrats Who Aren't So Ready For Hillary
Some major Democrats stay distant from Clinton's presidential prospects.
07/22/2014 11:55:46am
Why Political E-Mails Are Getting Even Weirder
Like car salesmen itchy to make quota, political campaigns ooze with desperation as the first of each new month approaches. The Federal Election Commission counts donations monthly in an election year like this one, and candidates get eager to post impressive numbers before the deadline as signs of momentum and strength. So they soak their backers in pleadings, proddings, urgings, come-ons and sometimes even threats all via email -- a source of campaign fundraising that???s exploded over the last decade.
07/10/2014 10:58:20am