Florida Gov. Rick Scott has compared the Obama administration to HBO’s “Sopranos” mob family, saying he’s being strong-armed into expanding Medicaid under Obamacare because the feds want to phase out the low-income health program that he prefers.
The prime minister of Italy, with President Obama at his side, downplayed reports Friday that Christian migrants were targeted for death by Muslims who threw them overboard and drowned them in the Mediterranean Sea during a recent crossing from Libya.
Graphic details: Rand Paul star of new biographical comic book, billing him a ‘political powerhouse’
It may not fit in with his presidential campaign plans, but you never know. Sen. Rand Paul is now the subject of a biographical comic book, done up in in graphic novel style, and billing him as a “political powerhouse” and the “intellectual godfather of the tea party.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Friday that the next president of the United States needs to be someone with “deep experience as an executive,” naming several crises he had to deal with as the longest-serving governor in state history that nobody had explicitly prepared him for.
President Obama on Friday pressed Congress to act quickly and grant him the trade authority he needs to finalize major deals with Asia and other markets.
House Speaker John A. Boehner says former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton “ignored the law” in setting up a private email system and server as the nation’s top diplomat and that questions on the matter are “going to continue to haunt her until she comes clean.”
President Obama will host leaders of Persian Gulf nations at the White House and at Camp David next month, the White House said Friday.
Former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean said Friday that former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will probably win the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, saying Republicans typically end up nominating the more “moderate, mainstream person.”
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush weighed in Thursday on the confirmation vote of Loretta Lynch, President Obama’s pick to replace U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, saying that presidents generally have the right to pick their teams.
FBI Director James Comey said this week he requires every new special agent and intelligence analyst to go to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in D.C. as part of their training.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is set to meet with President Barack Obama.
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley said Thursday that he’s glad former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has “come around” on the issues of gay marriage and immigration.