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Republicans now have a say in insurance cancellation debacle

Republicans now have a say in insurance cancellation debacle

First, President Barack Obama had his say on reversing millions of insurance cancellations issued under the health care program known by his name. Now House Republicans are taking their turn.…

Obama reverses, moves to stop insurance cancellations

Obama reverses, moves to stop insurance cancellations

His personal and political credibility on the line, President Barack Obama reversed course Thursday and said millions of Americans should be allowed to renew individual coverage plans now ticketed for…

Obama tries new tactic: Accepting blame

Obama tries new tactic:  Accepting blame

  “We fumbled the rollout on this health care law.” “That’s on me.” “It was insufficient.” Again and again, President Barack Obama on Thursday shouldered the blame for his botched…

The Obamacare, it is a-changing

The Obamacare, it is a-changing

Just when you thought you had the president’s health care law figured out, it’s changing. Some questions and answers about what’s afoot and who’s affected: Q: What’s the nub of…

Another sex scandal rocks the Secret Service

Another sex scandal rocks the Secret Service

More than 18 months after a prostitution scandal in South America rocked the Secret Service, the agency in charge of protecting the president is investigating another case of suspected sexual…

Democrats mad at low turnout, broken promises of Obamacare

Democrats mad at low turnout, broken promises of Obamacare

Add simmering Democratic discontent to the problems plaguing “Obamacare,” now that first-month enrollment figures are out. The White House is rushing to come up with an unspecified fix as early…

Obamacare signups fall way short of goal

Obamacare signups fall way short of goal

Putting a statistic on disappointment, the Obama administration revealed Wednesday that fewer than 27,000 people signed up for private health insurance last month in the 36 states relying on a…

Continuing Congressional probe into HeathCare.gov debacle

Continuing Congressional probe into HeathCare.gov debacle

Probing whether the White House shares blame for health-care website woes, the House’s chief investigator is delving into technical issues behind the dysfunctional rollout of HealthCare.gov. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif.,…

Typical Republican attitude: What, me worry?

Typical Republican attitude:  What, me worry?

As a Republican, freshman Rep. Ted Yoho of Florida cares about the Republican Party’s image and fate. But what he especially cares about is a tiny sliver of the GOP:…

Ethanol: A secret, dirty result of Obama’s Green Power push

Ethanol: A secret, dirty result of Obama’s Green Power push

The hills of southern Iowa bear the scars of America’s push for green energy: The brown gashes where rain has washed away the soil. The polluted streams that dump fertilizer…