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Ron Christie: Obama’s Challenge Is Obama’s Opportunity

As the seismic reverberations in the aftermath of last night’s historic election continue to ripple through 1600 Pennsylvania, the man occupying the Oval Office has been presented both with a…

Dems find common ground: It’s the White House’s fault

Dems blame the W.H. for failing to sell Obama’s ambitious first-term agenda, leaving them vulnerable. Read the full story from Politico…

Republicans ability to reshape Dodd-Frank limited

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers vowed to vigorously oversee the new financial reform law but stopped short of promising major changes to the legislation they have described as “job killing.”…

Health care compromise not new

Obama and Dems have already tried compromising on the controversial legislation without much success. Read the full story from Politico…

GOP statehouse gains set to pay off

GOP control of redistricting could imperil Democrats’ political futures. Read the full story from Politico…

Obama to seek refuge from election pain in Asia tour

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will try to put election woes behind him on Friday as he departs for a tour of Asia to push for exports and U.S.…

Renewing Bush tax cuts may slip to 2011: GOP Camp

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The incoming Republican chairman of the powerful tax-writing committee in the House of Representatives said on Wednesday extending Bush-era tax cuts for all income groups could slip…

Obama still hopes to repeal military ban on gays

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama said on Wednesday he still hoped to end the ban on gays serving openly in the military, despite big electoral gains by Republicans, many…

Duncan: Education can be bipartisan

Education Secretary Arne Duncan believes that education can unite the two feuding parties. Read the full story from Politico…

Obama reaches out to Republicans on tax forms

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Wednesday suggested working with Republicans on a provision of the new healthcare law that requires businesses to file tax forms on transactions worth…