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7 hrs ago | Accuracy In Media
Today [ this was originally published on December 5th ], there will be protests in more than a hundred cities across the nation directed at fast food chains, demanding an increase of the minimum wage to $15.00.
What's the best route to energy independence?
Is increasing income inequality a bad thing for America?
12 hrs ago | American Thinker
If House and Senate negotiators are able to ink a budget deal before the Christmas recess, immigration advocates believe that this would clear the way for a vote on some sort of immigration reform early next year.
16 hrs ago | The Hill
Rep. Adam Schiff warned Sunday that if Iran does not satisfy the requirements of the interim agreement that curbs its nuclear program, then "sanctions are going to start flying out of Congress."
21 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Sunday he was "very surprised" at people who were critical of his decision to praise Nelson Mandela this week, standing by his admiration for Mandela's "very long, deep commitment to freedom."
22 hrs ago | WPBF
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On Dec. 7, 1941, Japan launched a surprise attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as part of its plan to conquer Southeast Asian territories; the raid, which claimed some 2,400 American lives, prompted the United States to declare war against Japan the next day.
This week's widely followed Program for International Student Assessment results comparing the education attainment of 15-year-olds across much of the industrialized world found a floundering U.S. education system.
"If the actions of government officials lead citizens to conclude that those officials are no longer meaningfully bound by the law, then citizens will rightly conclude that neither are they."
On Dec. 7, 1941, Japan launched a surprise attack on the U.S. Navy base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii as part of its plan to conquer Southeast Asian territories; the raid, which claimed about 2,400 American lives, prompted the United States to declare war against Japan the next day.
President Barack Obama said on Thursday he expects a blue-ribbon panel to soon propose reforms that both parties can back to address concerns over the long waiting times some American voters experienced at the polls in 2012.
On Thursday, Dec 5 2013, there will be protests in more than a hundred cities across the nation directed at fast food chains, demanding an increase of the minimum wage to $15.00.
President Obama's speech yesterday on inequality was a combination of the cynicism and panic that have governed his actions lately.
When President Obama made his second State of the Union address, he talked extensively about the importance of addressing global climate change.
JANUARY 25: Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand talk before U.S. President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Capitol Hill on January 25, 2011 in Washington, DC.
Amid public doubts over his stewardship of the economy, President Barack Obama is putting a renewed focus on the income gap between rich and poor as he pushes for short-term congressional action and begins setting the domestic agenda for the remainder of his presidency.