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  • Crist revamps PSC, but now what?

     
    U.S. Senate candidate Charl???, uh I mean, Gov. Charlie Crist did the popular thing today by re-shaping the Public Service Commission with two picks that could be more consumer-friendly. Crist gave current commissioners Matthew Carter and Katrina...
  • Minnesota battlefield: Obama, Pawlenty

     
    by Mark Silva and updated with RNC response How much of the White House calculus behind President Barack Obama's pitch for health care reform at a rally in Minnesota today involves who lives there? Not the voters -- Obama carried......
  • Senate climate bill: Tougher than House

     
    by Jim Tankersley The Senate's environment committee is set to take up an energy and climate-change bill demanding a 20 percent cut in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, a stricter target than one approved by the House during the......
  • EPA greenhouse gas regulations coming

     
    by Jim Tankersley The Environmental Protection Agency announced plans today to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, factories and oil refineries - a warning shot to Congress that if it does not move to curb global warming, the Obama......
  • Michelle Obama, 'best weapon deployed'

     
    by Mark Silva and updated Air Force One will take off for Copenhagen tomorrow night, but the White House says it already has "deployed our best weapon'' in Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympic Summer Games: The first lady. Asked......
  • Afghanistan: 'First thing is not numbers'

     
    by Mark Silva President Barack Obama, who is weighing military recommendations to boost the U.S. deployment in Afghanistan again, consulted with the NATO secretary general today and is meeting with Defense Secretary Robert Gates later in the day. After a....
  • Obama's Olympic trip 'noble,' unneeded

     
    by Paul West of the Baltimore Sun and updated Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele said today that President Barack Obama's upcoming trip to Copenhagen is "nice" and "a noble idea," but not essential business for the president. Steele...
  • Glenn Beck, God v. 'Church of Obama'

     
    by Mark Silva Glenn Beck, with a few words for his cable news rivals over at "the church of Obama,'' laments that schoolchildren have been taught to replace some of his favorite lyrics: "In the beauty of the lilies. Christ......
  • Supreme Court: Chicago firefighters up

     
    by David G. Savage The Supreme Court plunged back today into the legal fight over firefighters, test scores and accusations of racial discrimination, this time to decide when the disappointed candidates must file a lawsuit. At issue is whether the......
  • Gore Vidal: Obama fatigue and dictators

     
    by Mark Silva Gore Vidal, the writer, put his chips on Barack Obama last year. He wants them back. In an interview with the Times of London, the 83-year-old lion of literature calls the American "inexperienced'' in military matters and......
  • California Legalizes Self-Driving Cars

     
    California became the third state to legalize self-driving cars, according to the Wall Street Journal. Nevada passed similar legislation around this time last year, as did Florida, the newspaper reports. At the signing ceremony for the legislation were...