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Michele Bachmann: President Obama Bringing World to “End Times”

Michele Bachmann: President Obama Bringing World to “End Times”

Former Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) said President Obama is intent on bringing the world to “end times,” TPM reports. Michele Bachmann: “We need to cry out to a Holy God. This is coming faster than anyone can see. Barack Obama is intent, it is his number one goal, to ensure that Iran […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Politics
Senate Finally Ready to Set Up Vote to Confirm Loretta Lynch as AG

Senate Finally Ready to Set Up Vote to Confirm Loretta Lynch as AG

U.S. Senate leaders have announced a deal has been reached on a long-stalled human trafficking bill. This sets up a vote to confirm Loretta Lynch as attorney general later this week, The Hill reports. Pressure has been building on Republicans for weeks to move Lynch, who has been waiting for […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Politics
Martin O’Malley Slams GOP Economic Theories as “Patently Bullsh*t”

Martin O’Malley Slams GOP Economic Theories as “Patently Bullsh*t”

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley dissed the Republicans during an interview with NPR on Monday, basically calling their trickle-down economic policies “bullsh*t.” O’Malley also went after Hillary Clinton over her progressive evolution. Even though he’s trailing her in the polls right now, he will bring it during the primary season, […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Elections
Jeb Bush Urges Republicans to Confirm Loretta Lynch and Stop Being Partisan

Jeb Bush Urges Republicans to Confirm Loretta Lynch and Stop Being Partisan

Jeb Bush backs Loretta Lynch for next attorney general GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush is urging Senate Republicans to confirm Loretta Lynch as the next attorney general, Politico reports. Bush endorsed Lynch on Thursday. “I think presidents have the right to pick their team,” Bush said during a “Politics and Pie” […]

by Janet Shan· · Politics
Hillary Clinton Outlines Presidential Campaign Platform During Iowa Event

Hillary Clinton Outlines Presidential Campaign Platform During Iowa Event

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton outlined the four pillars of her presidential campaign at an event in Iowa:  economy, strengthening communities and families, fix politica system and protect the nation. Clinton is in her wheelhouse in a small setting, engaging and talking with her audience. The Republican presidential candidates […]

by Janet Shan· · Elections
President Barack Obama: “It is a Great Pleasure to Visit Jamaica”

President Barack Obama: “It is a Great Pleasure to Visit Jamaica”

President Obama in Jamaica President Obama, who is on a two day visit to Jamaica, wishes for the deep relationship between the island and the U.S. will remain for generations. He arrived in Jamaica on April 8 ahead of his trip to Panama for the Seventh Summit of the Americas. […]

by Janet Shan· · Politics
Hubris: Dick Cheney Takes On President Obama in New Book

Hubris: Dick Cheney Takes On President Obama in New Book

Dick Cheney, the least credible person in the U.S. is set to take on President Obama in a new book, entitled “Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America.” His daughter, Liz Cheney, who couldn’t even win a senatorial seat, is the co-author. According to the Associated Press, the book “contends that Obama […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Politics
Sen. Claire McCaskill Tweets Duke Players “Just Doing Semester Tryout for NBA”

Sen. Claire McCaskill Tweets Duke Players “Just Doing Semester Tryout for NBA”

Sen. Claire McCaskill Duke tweet Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) sent a controversial tweet mocking Duke University winning the NCAA basketball championship, saying she was “rooting for team who had stars that are actually going to college and not just doing semester tryout for NBA.” Congrats to Duke,but I was rooting […]

by Janet Shan· · Today's Headlines
Obama Family Attends Easter Service at Historic Alfred Street Baptist Church

Obama Family Attends Easter Service at Historic Alfred Street Baptist Church

President Obama, along with wife Michelle and daughters Sasha and Malia, attended Easter service at the historic Alfred Street Baptist Church in Alexandria, Va. Rev. Dr. Howard John Wesley told the congregation, “How fitting that on the day that we celebrate the rising of our Lord and Savior, we also […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · President Obama
LOL: Kansas Bans Spending Welfare Payments on Cruise Ships, Swimming Pools

LOL: Kansas Bans Spending Welfare Payments on Cruise Ships, Swimming Pools

“Kansas welfare recipients will be unable to get more than $25 per day in benefits under a new law sent this week to Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s desk by the state legislature,” the Huffington Post reports. “The bill also prohibits welfare recipients from spending their benefits at certain types of […]

by Mira Hutchinson· · Politics