Political

(Austin, TX) -- The governor of Texas is hinting that President Obama's administration wanted to create the immigrant-children crisis. Republican Rick Perry told ABC's "This Week" he's suspicious of Obama waiting until last week to request more funding for border security. He...
(Washington, DC) -- The Navy's first female four-star admiral says she's not discouraged by the situation in Iraq. Michelle Howard told CNN's "State of the Union" in the meantime, the U.S. Navy is in the area for intelligence support. The Islamic militant group ISIS has gained a...
(Belleville, IL) -- Former Illinois Senator Alan Dixon is dead. U.S. Senator Dick Durbin announced the news today. The long-time Democratic lawmaker was 86. A cause of death was not disclosed. Dixon served in Illinois and Washington politics most of his adult life. He served in...
(Undated) -- The Republican National Committee is reminiscing about the good old days by selling "I Miss W" t-shirts. Sunday was George W. Bush's 68th birthday, and a post on GOP.com says he "led our nation through some of the most challenging moments of our nation's history,...
(Undated) -- Hillary Clinton is dismissing criticism of the high price universities pay to have her speak, saying all the money goes to her family's charity. The former Secretary of State told "ABC News" that all of her fees have been donated to the Clinton Foundation to help...
(Undated) -- The GOP's weekly address on this 4th of July reflects on the importance of the Declaration of Independence. Congressman Steve Womack of Arkansas also said that Republicans have an ongoing mission to ensure that Americans have a voice in their government and the...
(Washington, DC) -- Representative Steve Womack of Arkansas delivers the weekly GOP address for Friday, July 4th. Play Clip
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- Richard Mellon Scaife is being remembered for his contributions to America's modern conservative movement. Scaife died today at the age of 82. His death was first reported by the "Pittsburgh Tribune-Review," a newspaper he owned. Scaife was a wealthy...
(Washington, DC) -- In his weekly address, President Obama is commemorating Independence Day by recognizing the contributions and sacrifices made by generations of Americans. The President credited our Founding Fathers with establishing the foundation for a great country. Mister...