Political

(Washington, DC) -- Opening new markets for American goods and services is critical to the growth of our economy. In his weekly address, President Obama says that means playing a lead role in negotiating new trade deals. He points out that 95-percent of the world's potential...
(Washington, DC) -- The sparring continues between the White House and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani over Giuliani's comments this week that he doesn't believe President Obama loves America. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said he feels sorry for Giuliani...
(Richmond, VA) -- Former Virginia First Lady Maureen McDonnell is being sentenced to a year and a day in prison. A Richmond judge made that decision today after McDonnell and her husband, former Governor Bob McDonnell, were found guilty last year of several corruption charges...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is mocking Republicans. At the Democratic National Committee's winter meeting today in DC, Obama said Republicans' grand predictions of doom and gloom and death panels have not come true. He insisted that the sky hasn't fallen and said, "...
(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is extending the deadline for people to sign up for healthcare benefits under the Affordable Care Act. The deadline to sign up expired on Sunday. Now the deadline is extended through April to avoid tax penalties for going uncovered in...
(Washington, DC) -- A new government assessment is warning about domestic terror threats from right-wing, anti-government extremists. CNN reports the assessment is being circulated through the government and has not been made public. The intelligence assessment was compiled by...
(New York, NY) -- Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is not apologizing for comments many called racist towards the President. In a speech this week, Giuliani said the President "doesn't love America." The comments were criticized for being insensitive, but Giuliani argued...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is cheering the ongoing economic recovery. At the Democratic National Committee's winter meeting in DC today, Obama stressed that job creation continues to rise while deficits are falling. Obama also noted that more than ten million Americans...
(Washington, DC) -- The federal government is apologizing for sending out incorrect tax information to 800-thousand people who enrolled for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. The mistake has led to tax credits being miscalculated either too high or too low. Those who...