In November 2013, President Obama nominated Dr. Vivek Murthy for the job of Surgeon General.
One year later, Congress has yet to have a vote on his nomination because Republicans are more interested in playing petty politics than filling this ...
The shale oil boom which returns 25 percent of the New Mexico State revenue is under "bust" threat from Saudi Arabia.
The current price decline in both midland Texas light sweet crude and brent (world price) will begin to defer future projects if price
Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78. He was dubbed "Mayor For Life."he gained international notoriety
NYT: "Even comparatively brief solitary confinement can cause severe mental and emotional trauma; a United Nations expert has said that more than 15 days may amount to torture. When it is imposed for more than 40 years, it is barbaric beyond measure."
House Speaker John Boehner said Friday he has sued the Obama Administration in federal court over its decisions to make changes to the President's health care law, which congressional Republicans argue were unconstitutional.
Just two weeks ago, Republicans handed President Obama a humiliating defeat at the polls, winning full control of Congress. But already, party leaders fear that the conservative uproar over the president's immigration actions will doom any hopes for a. .