Food Chains opens at the break of dawn, as tomato pickers in Immokalee, Florida, hustle onto buses and out to the fields where they spend long hours trying to pick enough fruit to survive. Late in the evening they return to cramped trailers...
It was a strong start earlier this year, when President Obama made a budget request for the Pentagon that was finally in line with the law of the land--the Budget Control Act (BCA). But that's ancient history
The President's original request came in just
A two year Republican investigation has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack and asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees. Further elaboration in comment section.
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. .
LAS VEGAS - Less than 24 hours after announcing executive actions to overhaul the nation's immigration system, President Obama came here to sell the plan for the first time, calling the current system unfair and in need of a major fix.
Warnings about ISIS terrorists targeting U.S. Military members and law enforcement officers were issued by the Pentagon Force Protection Agency. Civilians who work in the Pentagon were also warned of possible attacks by ISIS terrorists.
A senior military officer said he expected the Pentagon to issue an order in the next several weeks detailing the military's role in Afghanistan in 2015 under Operation Resolute Support, which will become the new name for the Afghanistan war.
The majority of Americans do not believe that it is the United States government's duty to provide healthcare for all of its citizenry, according to a Gallup poll report on Thursday. It is the third year straight that Gallup has come up with these results
Veterans organizations are not happy with U.S. Senate Republicans today, after a bill to expand health care and education programs for veterans failed to gain enough support to move forward, Reuters reports.
We are thrilled and honored to announce that just hours ago, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld Judge Brady's 2013 ruling overturning Albert's conviction for a third time in a 3-0, unanimous decision. Though the courts have finally ruled in the...