Policy and Politics

Kennedy considering retiring from Supreme Court

Speculation is swirling that Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy could announce his retirement as early as this term.

Border Patrol renews smuggler prosecution policy

The program enables the prosecution of Mexican human smugglers through Mexican courts,

Bernie and Jane Sanders are under FBI investigation

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and his wife, Jane Sanders have hired prominent defense attorneys.

How Would Ronald Reagan Have Replaced Obamacare?

The Reagan approach to health reform is worth revisiting.

‘Free Press Act’ would require televised press briefings

The White House would be required to hold at least a couple on-camera press briefings each week.

Put down that cellphone

Washington State Distracted-driving law is here. Using a handheld cellphone while driving, even at a stoplight, can soon lead to a $136 fine.

Is Space Exploration a Bipartisan Issue

The Trump Administration’s current budget will give NASA a chance to be successful with space exploration in the near future.

Senate Dems hold blue slips to delay federal judicial nominees

Democrats have suggested that blame lies with the White House.

‘It’s failing my constituents’

Democratic congressman rips Obamacare, DNC

California government will spend more than ever

California government spending will hit a record high in the budget that begins July 1, up some $12 billion in just a single year.

Now Susan Rice Won’t Testify

Former National Security Advisor Rice’s planned testimony before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence has been postponed.

How hospitals got richer off Obamacare

After fending off challenges to their tax-exempt status, the biggest hospitals boosted revenue while cutting charity care.

Senior Obama Admin Official: The Media Colluded With Russia

CNN’s Sciutto took objection to Price’s accusation that the media colluded with Russia.

Iran Contra: 30 Years Later

Sometimes what some meant for bad, and vilification, can turn out for good. Such is the case of Ollie North, a man with a life well lived.

Levinson family meets U.S. officials about man missing in Iran

The family of former FBI agent Robert Levinson has met with State Department officials about efforts to find him.

Father of 3 killed by man deported 7x

Illegal immigrant who has been removed from the U.S. SEVEN times had 'drunk 12 beers and was driving at 100mph.

NYC's $32M multi-agency Rat Task Force

New York City announced a $32 million multiagency plan to reduce its rat population.

A monkey took a selfie.

PETA says he owns the copyright. A curious monkey with a toothy grin and a knack for pressing a camera button is back in court.

Why Democrats Should Love Cruz's Health Care Amendment

Cruz’s amendment is similar to a feature in the FEHBP, which Democrats love.

Pro-Life Pregnancy Centers forced to advertise abortion

Pregnancy centers found out of compliance could be slapped with a $500 citation for a first-time offense and a $1,000 per-offense after.