The Gabby Giffords that tried to wring out sympathy votes for gun control by citing her near-death gun-related experience is long gone, it seems. Now, the former Arizona lawmaker has gone on the attack with new campaign videos that are so vicious that even those on the left say they’re shocked.
Secretary of State John Kerry made clear during recent remarks with foreign leaders: Dealing with climate change demands the same level of “immediacy” as dealing with Islamic State terrorists, he said.
The Obama administration has dragged its feet on revoking Obamacare coverage for people who can’t prove U.S. citizenship or legal residency, allowing some of the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants in the U.S. to continue enjoying taxpayer-funded benefits, a Republican senator charged Monday.
The environmental movement is turning up the heat as President Obama heads to New York for Tuesday’s global climate gathering, but climate-change skeptics are calling for cooler heads to prevail.
The D.C. Council is expected to decide Tuesday whether to allow residents to carry concealed handguns in the district, with some restrictions.
Lois Lerner, the former IRS director accused of using her position to delay nonprofit applications to scores of conservative and tea party groups, has broken her wall of silence in a sit-down interview with Politico to say: “I didn’t do anything wrong.”
President Obama will host Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House next week, their first face-to-face meeting since Israel’s war this summer with Hamas militants in Gaza.
Hillary Clinton sent out a fundraiser email Monday morning on behalf of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
White House officials said Monday that some Americans who have fought alongside the Islamic State terrorist group in Syria and Iraq have returned to the United States.
A federal contractor that helps support the government’s sprawling background check operations for years hosted an NCAA tournament wagering website on one of its corporate servers, which has resulted in the public disclosure of hundreds of names and the personal, corporate and government email addresses of participants.
The Pentagon began dropping bombs on Islamic State targets in Syria on Monday night — a critical development in a sprawling air campaign designed to thwart the violent Islamist militants.
California Gov. Jerry Brown is running for re-election on his economic record, which means he’s got at least one thing in common with his feisty Republican challenger.