Departing House speaker is one of dysfunctional Congress' few adults

...Mr. Boehner, while his Republican colleagues and the White House retreated.He disdains those who use their platform...political reality they face: There is a Democrat in the White House, and it takes 60 votes to get difficult legislation...

Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina touts conservative values during Aiken stop

...Convocation Center.Fiorina feels the answer the Republican nominee gives to that question will be the key to winning the White House. It has already been asked of her, and in perhaps the most unlikely of places too, in an interview on The View...

Elections | The Augusta Chronicle

...second bid for the Republican nomination and becoming the first major candidate of the 2016 campaign to give up on the White House. Don't Miss Thursday, Aug 27, 2015 Sunday, Aug 23, 2015

9 killed in Oregon college shooting

...a huge shock to our community."Hours after the attack, a visibly angry President Obama spoke to reporters at the White House, saying the U.S. is becoming numb to mass shootings and that the shooters have "sickness" in their minds.Repeating...

Secret Disservice

...of the agents was found passed out in a hallway.? Sept. 29, 2014: Omar Gonzalez, who jumped the fence of the White House ... managed to make (it) into the East Room ? much further than the Secret Service had previously acknowledged...

EPA sets stricter limits on smog-causing pollution

...limits amid intense pressure from industry and the GOP. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Thursday the new ozone rule...Association of Manufacturers and other groups had lobbied the White House in recent months and spent millions on a TV ad campaign...

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen ready for new, post-Boehner chapter

...Congress contends with upcoming battles on avoiding a government shutdown ? and whether Republicans can take back the White House next year.In January, Allen voted to re-elect Boehner for two years as speaker, helping the GOP leader overcome...

Rants & Raves

...especially these days ? better safe than sorry. Then Obama, who seems to love everything Muslim, invited the kid to the White House. Whose side is Obama on anyway? THE FOOD AND DRUG Administration banned sales of four cigarettes because they...

Doing the right thing

...unmistakable attempt to blunt the radical liberal agenda in the White House. Yet, that agenda ? a bigger, more heavy-handed central...And now is the best time. With an open seat in the White House next year ? and the country's economy, security...

Walker walks

...Wisconsin's once-ailing state economy and middling public school system might have served this nation well from the White House.His calm, unassuming Midwestern demeanor ? "aggressively normal," to use his words ? could have been the perfect...