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Issa says Obama administration sent warning to witnesses before Fast and Furious hearing

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., raised…

Leftist groups plan noon Hill protest

A coaltion of leftist groups, including the Campaign for America’s Future, MoveOn.Org …

Morning Examiner: Boehner plan only cuts $25 billion next year

RedState’s Erick Erickson reports that “there was an audible gasp” when Capitol…

Mourdock leads Lugar in Club for Growth poll

Sen. Lugar, R-Ind., trails his conservative primary challenger, State Treasurer Richard Mourdock…

Obama driving Americans away from big spending

“More than a third of Americans now believe that President Obama’s policies…

Obama's oddly-timed speech

I won't address most of the content of President Obama's speech, because…

Paul Ryan endorses Boehner debt hike

House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan, R-Wis., writes at The Corner: The…

Rep. David Wu of Oregon resigns following sex scandal

Democratic Congressman David Wu of Oregon already suffered ridicule after photos surfaced…

Ryan on Harry Reid's “war savings” gimmick

One of the chief claims Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., makes …

Speaker's office transcript: Boehner's response

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner's (R-Oh.) remarks this evening addressing the ongoing…

The expected value of each human being is positive

Soccer player David Beckham and his wife Victoria (formerly a performer) are…

Transcript: Boehner's speech on the debt limit

From House Speaker John Boehner's office: Remarks by House Speaker John Boehner…

TRANSCRIPT: WH spokesman struggles to explain why Obama hasn't released detailed plan

This afternoon, White House spokesman Jay Carney struggled to explain why President…

VIDEO: ATF agent who implemented 'Fast and Furious' says 4 federal agencies were 'full partners'

Four federal agencies were "full partners" in the Obama administration's bungled Operation…

When your paid consultant appears as 'former governor'

Hiring a former congressman, senator, or cabinet official as your lobbyist or…

White House defends lack of concrete debt plan

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney lashed out at criticism Tuesday that…

White House keeps complaining, but will Obama sign?

The White House Press Secretary dropped a press release late this afternoon…

White House Transcript: Obama's speech on the debt limit

Via the White House press office:   Remarks of President Barack Obama…

Why a modified Reid plan could be better for GOP than Boehner plan

While Republican leadership spent the day attempting to build support for House…