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The Caucus: The Biggest ‘Mo’ on Embassy Row

Staffers from the British, Australian and New Zealand embassies had their mustaches judged by players from the Washington Capitals. For charity. Read more……

Bernanke says Fed might spend more

He defended the Fed’s decision to borrow $600 billion to help stimulate the economy. Read more……

Critics Accuse Group of a Serious Texas Sin: Forgetting the Alamo

Dissidents say the Daughters of the Republic of Texas are more concerned with a planned $36 million library and theater nearby than about preserving the site’s old buildings. Read more……

GOP: Doc fix can break health reform

The strategy would raid the new prevention fund to pay for a Medicare patch. Read more……

Lawmakers optimistic about deal on tax cuts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senior lawmakers said on Sunday they were optimistic about striking a deal to extend Bush-era tax cuts for all taxpayers and continue emergency jobless aid for millions…

Mounting Debts by States Stoke Fears of Crisis

State budget imbalances remind some analysts of the run-up to the subprime mortgage meltdown, or of the crisis hitting Europe. Read more……

Dems dreading pending tax deal

Senate Republicans seemed pleased with the direction the negotiations were headed. Read more……

Mideast funding of militants irks U.S.: WikiLeaks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Top U.S. officials have grown frustrated over the resistance of allies in the Middle East to help shut the financial pipeline of terrorists, the New York Times…

Joe Miller’s expensive gamble

Joe Miller’s expensive gamble

Joe Miller is fighting as though Alaska’s Senate race has yet to occur. He has maintained a presence on TV, conservative radio and the Internet, casting himself as a righteous…

The mystery man in the death of a publicist

The mystery man in the death of a publicist

He was named a “person of interest” in the killing of a Hollywood publicist, and he shot himself to death as detectives tried to question him — but police say…