Political

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is renewing a call for a thorough international investigation of the recent crash of a Malaysian airliner in Eastern Ukraine. In a State Department briefing with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin this morning, Kerry said...
(Washington, DC) -- Republican House Speaker John Boehner insists there are no plans to impeach President Obama. In a Capitol briefing this morning, Boehner called it a "scam" to fire up Democratic voters and boost fundraising ahead of November's midterm elections. Additional...
(Washington, DC) -- The Senate is expected to easily confirm Robert McDonald as the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs this afternoon. President Obama nominated the former Procter & Gamble CEO after the abrupt resignation of Eric Shinseki . McDonald is an Army veteran who is...
(Undated) -- The House of Representatives is leaning on the FDA to move faster on approving new types of sunscreen. The House voted Monday to require the Food and Drug Administration to speed the approval of new sunscreen ingredients. The bill would put deadlines on the FDA to...
(Undated) -- Congressmen from both sides of the aisle are condemning President Obama for the prisoner swap that freed Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl. Democratic Georgia Representative John Barrow says the President should have informed Congress before the exchange. Republican...
(Undated) -- A White House report out today warns that delaying action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions could mean billions of dollars in added costs for the U.S. The report by the President's Council of Economic Advisers says each decade of delay will make it 40-percent more...
(Undated) -- New York Assemblyman Dov Hikind disagrees with the way President Obama is handling the situation in Gaza. Assemblyman Hikind says President Obama's administration is out of control and treating Israel like they are the enemy. Hikind says when he visited Israel, he...
(Undated) -- The White House says Russia is paying the price for its actions in Ukraine. In the Monday White House press briefing, Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken said Russia's economy is hurting due to sanctions. Meantime, new sanctions on Russian banks and energy...
(Undated) -- Michigan Congressman Mike Rogers says there is friction between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Obama. The House Intelligence Committee Chairman says it's been caused by comments made in speeches by President Obama throughout the past few...