| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:06 AM
We survived the 2014 midterm elections. The American people have spoken. But what did they say?
One thing we know for certain, the voters did not like President Obama. What is surprising, however, is how quickly political pundits began focusing on the...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:12 PM
The midterm elections were over. The 11 campaign workers from Occidental College returned to class. But first, they heard from a school reverend.
"You win some, you lose some," Susan Young told the group. It's perfectly OK, she said, to have trouble...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- Political crystal-ball gazers widely predicting a cakewalk for Hillary Clinton to the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination are not likely to change their minds in light of former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb's decision to form an exploratory...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:10 PM
In editorials on the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in the Libyan port city of Benghazi, we've tried to explore facts while stressing the bare-knuckle context: Congressional Republicans have tried to embarrass the Obama administration for its actions before,...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Mitt Romney, the Republican Party's unsuccessful presidential nominee in 2012, leads the field for the 2016 election among Republican voters, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released on Wednesday.
The former Massachusetts governor would have a...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:49 AM
If you haven't heard of Jonathan Gruber, an architect of the Affordable Care Act whose testimony about transparency in passing Obamacare has gone viral, expect a rash of new stories about him.
Why? Because as of late last Friday afternoon — when a...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:54 AM
You’ve forgotten the ubiquitous password you must enter and now try in vain to remember it. It’s not six ones, four ones is too short and the reset password you choose (five twos) is not allowed because you’ve used it before or it’...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
What an embarrassment.
After two years of intense partisan scrutiny, the Republican-chaired House Intelligence Committee has issued its definitive report on the tragic events at the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where Ambassador Christopher...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 12:51 PM
If President Barack Obama and his record hurt Democrats in 2014, what effect will they have in 2016?
Just as Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain couldn't escape the shadow of George W. Bush in 2008, the Democratic nominee in 2016 won't be able to...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:40 PM
The CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, a Republican-controlled House committee has found. Its report concluded that there was no wrongdoing by Obama administration...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Surprise! All the money the Democrats could muster and donate to the ill-conceived and executed run by Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown who outspent his counterpart by a 5-to-1 margin proved fruitless ("Top Democrats meet to analyze what went wrong," Nov. 17)! It...