Political

(Washington, DC) -- San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro will be changing jobs. The Senate easily confirmed Castro as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development today. The vote was 71-26. Castro will replace Shaun Donovan, who is moving to the White House to run the...
(Denver, CO) -- President Obama claims things are continuing to get better, despite dysfunction in the nation's capital. Speaking in Denver Wednesday, Obama said the U.S. economy has come back faster and stronger than any other large country after the deep recession. The...
(Washington, DC) -- San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro is going to be changing jobs. The Senate easily confirmed Castro as secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today. Castro will replace Shaun Donovan, who is moving to the White House to run the Office...
(Washington, DC) -- San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro will be changing jobs. The Senate easily confirmed Castro as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development today. Castro will replace Shaun Donovan, who is moving to the White House to run the Office of...
(Washington, DC) -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is supporting President Obama's request for nearly four-billion dollars to deal with the immigration crisis on the southern border. The Nevada Democrat tells the "Las Vegas Review-Journal" it's, quote, "something we have to...
(Washington, DC) -- Whistleblowers in the Veterans Affairs scandal are telling Congress about retaliation they faced for exposing problems in the VA. Dr. Katherine Mitchell blew the whistle on shoddy healthcare at the VA hospital in Phoenix and says some nurses retaliated...
(New Orleans, LA) -- Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin will be sentenced this morning for nearly two dozen corruption charges. Federal sentencing guidelines call for a minimum 20-year prison sentence. The 58-year-old Democrat was found guilty earlier this year on charges...
(New York, NY) -- U.S. officials have reportedly found no evidence that Cuban operatives tried to smear U.S. Senator Bob Menendez. Still, Menendez insists they tried to derail his 2012 reelection campaign by linking him to underage prostitutes and now he wants an investigation A...
(Undated) -- Texas Representative Henry Cuellar says there's a way to secure the border without affecting businesses along the border. President Obama will be meeting with Texas Governor Rick Perry and other local officials today in Dallas. Representative Cuellar says the...