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HHS cracks down on Indiana Medicaid plan

HHS cracks down on Indiana Medicaid plan

The Health and Human Services Department rejected changes in Indiana’s Medicaid plan Wednesday, saying it illegally bans funding for Planned Parenthood, and sought to make clear that a similar fate…

Heated Senate battle over credit card fees

Heated Senate battle over credit card fees

Consumers are caught in the middle of a fight between financial institutions and merchants as the Senate approaches a showdown vote over whether to block the Federal Reserve from capping…

Americans fed up with Obama’s ineffective leadership

Americans fed up with Obama’s ineffective leadership

A new poll shows an ever-increasing number of Americans fed up with President Barack Obama‘s lack of leadership on the economy and deficit, driving his approval rating before 50 percent.…

Everything new is old again: Santorum is back

Everything new is old again: Santorum is back

The GOP fruit salad of Presidential wannabes expanded again Monday as former Republican conservative firebrand Senator Rick Santorum jumped into the fray with his usual mix of right wing hyperbole.…

Tea Party Express chair admits movement is just an arm of the GOP

Tea Party Express chair admits movement is just an arm of the GOP

The Tea Party — a phony “grassroots” movement that is and always has been nothing but a front for the Republican Party — showed its true colors Sunday when Amy…

Palin claims she didn’t mangle history…again

Palin claims she didn’t mangle history…again

Sarah Palin, the GOP centerfold and bimbo whose brain is intellectually challenged every time she opens her mouth, claims she didn’t rewrite history when she claimed Paul Revere tried to…

Parties posture on debt issue

Parties posture on debt issue

The threat of a first-ever default by the federal government is pushing President Barack Obama and Republicans toward a sweeping agreement to cut government spending and increase the Treasury’s borrowing…

Feds indict Edwards for misuse of campaign funds

Feds indict Edwards for misuse of campaign funds

In May 2007, as John Edwards endured ridicule for his $400 haircut, a wealthy supporter fired off a note to a campaign aide, vowing to privately pay for his hair…

U.S. threatened with credit rating hit if debt crisis continues

U.S. threatened with credit rating hit if debt crisis continues

Facing a dire warning from a credit rating agency, the Obama administration lobbied some of Congress’ most conservative members Thursday for an increase in the nation’s debt limit. Republicans responded…

Weak economy stalls economy

Weak economy stalls economy

U.S. employment probably lost steam in May as high energy prices and the effects of Japan’s earthquake bogged down the economy. Nonfarm payrolls likely increased 150,000 last month, according to…