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Time for some medical miracles

President Obama has signed an executive order overturning a signature initiative of the Bush administration -- an 8-year-old ban on federal funding for research on embryonic-stem-cell lines created after Aug.…

It’s just a jump to the left

In light of concerns about President Obama's budget -- in particular, that it will lead us down a slippery slope toward European-style, nanny-state socialism -- I considered the ways in…

Obama rolling back Bush limits on stem-cell research

President Barack Obama is ending former President George W. Bush's limits on using federal dollars for embryonic stem cell research, with advisers calling the…

Health care reform fight will test Obama’s skills

Embarking on arguably his most complex political fight yet, President Barack Obama is using skills honed during his presidential campaign and lessons learned from…

Lieberman sings a new tune on Obama

Sen. Joe Lieberman has changed his tune on Barack Obama.

After campaigning across the country for Republican John McCain in 2008 and attacking…

To hell with the fruitcakes: Obama is an American

It is an article of faith in the loopier precincts of the Internet, impervious to evidence to the contrary, that Barack Obama is ineligible to be president of the United…

Obama on stimulus: ‘We did the right thing’

While aknowledging an "astounding" number of job losses in February, President Barack Obama told critics of his $787 billion economic recovery plan Friday that…

Contract reform: Welcome and overdue

President Obama seems to be announcing new initiatives at the rate of one a day, but this latest program is much needed and long overdue.

He has instructed his…

Is it Obama’s economy now?

Barack Obama took the oath of office in January amid a deepening recession, rising unemployment and a volatile and declining stock market. All of those challenges were present before Obama…

Obama promises to take axe to government waste

President Barack Obama on Wednesday promised to save American taxpayers 40 billion dollars a year by slashing waste in