Political

(New York, NY) -- One of the most powerful forces in conservative politics considers himself a social liberal. On ABC's "This Week," billionaire David Koch said though he supports abortion rights and gay marriage, his primary concern is the economy. As part of an interview for a...
(New York, NY) -- The head of a civil rights organization is calling for more accountability among police when they use force against a suspect. On CBS's "Face the Nation," National Urban League President Marc Morial said his group has a ten-point list of suggestions to bring...
(West Babylon, NY) -- The former chair of the House Homeland Security Committee is worried about the effect the CIA torture report will have on the agency. On CNN's "State of the Union," Congressman Peter King said he thinks it's important to keep the CIA's tactics in...
(Washington, DC) -- One of the few Republicans to support the release of the Senate report on the CIA's enhanced interrogation program says there's no question what was done was torture. On CBS's "Face the Nation," Senator John McCain said the debate shouldn't be about who the...
(Atlanta, GA) -- The ranking Republican on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence says the CIA's interrogation techniques are effective without being torture. On CBS's "Face the Nation," Senator Saxby Chambliss said hundreds of intelligence reports came after 9-11 planner...
(Washington, DC) -- A former senior CIA operations officer who lead the agency's interrogation program is upset by the suggestion Washington was kept in the dark. On "Fox News Sunday" Jose Rodriguez said House Democratic leaders knew what was happening and raised no objections...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Ted Cruz is not finding much support in his attempt to block President Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. In a rare Saturday session on the federal budget, the Texas Republican got a full Senate vote on a constitutional challenge to...
(Washington, DC) -- A massive spending bill is headed to President Obama's desk after final passage by the Senate. The bipartisan legislation funds most of the federal government through September of next year and averts a government shutdown. The House approved the more than...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator Ted Cruz is not finding traction in his attempt to block President Obama's recent executive actions on immigration. In a rare Saturday session on the federal budget, the Texas Republican got a full Senate vote on a constitutional challenge to Obama's...