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American public thinks the debt deal sucks

American public thinks the debt deal sucks

President Barack Obama and Congress may have a debt deal that averted financial disaster — for now — but many Americans think the deal will make the economy worse, not…

Boehner: GOP will do debt deal without Democrats if necessary

Boehner: GOP will do debt deal without Democrats if necessary

With bipartisan debt-limit talks deadlocked, House Republicans and Senate Democrats readied rival emergency fallback plans Sunday in hopes of reassuring world financial markets the U.S. government will avoid an unprecedented…

Voters mostly blame Republicans for debt-limit deadlock

Voters mostly blame Republicans for debt-limit deadlock

American voters have had it with Republican obstructionism in the debt limit debate and continued stonewalling by the GOP could bring payback in the 2012 elections. That’s the indication in…

Eric Cantor’s tea party terrorism threatens America

Eric Cantor’s tea party terrorism threatens America

To the tea party terrorists who put their extremist agenda ahead of the best interests of the nation, bombastic Virginia Republican Congressman Eric Cantor is a hero of monumental proportions.…

Voters still blame George W. Bush for nation’s economic ills

Voters still blame George W. Bush for nation’s economic ills

When it comes to assessing blame for America’s economic nightmare, voters will point to former President George W. Bush. They aren’t happy with how current President Barack Obama is handling…

Sarah Palin’s latest spending spree

Sarah Palin’s latest spending spree

Former Alaska Governor and failed Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin — the centerfold for a faux grassroots tea party movement that claims to represent fiscal responsibility — uses her political…

Obama’s anger with Republicans boils over

Obama’s anger with Republicans boils over

Did a frustrated President Barack Obama storm out of an acrimonious meeting on the debt limit crisis with Congressional leaders Thursday? Depends on how you look at it. Bombastic Virginia…

Are we ready for a First Husband?

Are we ready for a First Husband?

With one high-profile woman in the GOP race for President and another waiting in the wings, America could once again face the possibility of a First Husband in the White…

Some in GOP fed up with Cantor’s antics

Some in GOP fed up with Cantor’s antics

Republican insiders — fed up with the scorched-earth tactics of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor — privately fear the fiery Virginia right-winger could destroy the party’s majority in the House…

McConnell proposes way to end debt-limit stalemate

McConnell proposes way to end debt-limit stalemate

The level of frustration felt by some on Capitol Hill has reached the point that even a Republican leader is proposing giving President Barack Obama the power to increase the…