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Utility Group Tries To Rally Black Caucus Against Solar Incentives

Utility Group Tries To Rally Black Caucus Against Solar Incentives

WASHINGTON -– Representatives of an industry group representing electric companies met with staffers for members of the Congressional Black Caucus on Thursday to rally support ...

The Democrats’ Closing Argument

Jonathan Alter, The Daily BeastAs Democrats mutter privately that their Senate majority is sinking beneath the waves, their leadership has sent out an SOS. It’s ...

The "Colorado Model" Goes Thud

Kimberley Strassel, Wall Street JournalThe political class is so focused on what Democrats may lose Nov. 4 that it has largely missed what the party ...

Obama Offers Federal Support To NYC In Caring For Doctor With Ebola

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering federal support to New York as it responds to its first Ebola case. Obama spoke Thursday night ...

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Andrew Cuomo Urge Residents To Stay Calm After Doctor’s Ebola Diagnosis

NEW YORK (AP) — An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for ...

History Proves Travel Bans Are Based On Fear, Not Facts

History Proves Travel Bans Are Based On Fear, Not Facts

On October 16, more than 40 members of Congress went on record seeking a travel ban against individuals from Ebola-afflicted West Africa, despite caution from ...

If (When) Baghdad Falls, Keep American Soldiers Away From the Mess Created By Bush and Obama

When President Bush invaded Iraq in 2003, long before ISIS controlled an estimated 12,000-35,000 square miles of territory between Iraq and Syria, the Decider stated ...

Russia Still Has Some Troops In Eastern Ukraine, NATO Says

* NATO has suspended practical cooperation with Russia * NATO Secretary-General Stoltenberg on first visit to HQ (Updates with quotes, background) By Adrian Croft MONS, ...

Frank Mankiewicz, Press Secretary To Sen. Robert F. Kennedy And President Of NPR, Dead At 90

Frank Mankiewicz, Press Secretary To Sen. Robert F. Kennedy And President Of NPR, Dead At 90

WASHINGTON (AP) — Frank Mankiewicz, the press secretary who went before television cameras to announce the death of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and later served ...

Police Spotted Dumping Gloves, Masks From NYC Ebola Scene Into Street Corner Garbage Can

Police working the scene around the Manhattan apartment of the doctor diagnosed with Ebola were wearing gloves and masks for their protection, but photos and ...

The Women’s Vote: Ebola or Equal Pay?

The Women’s Vote: Ebola or Equal Pay?

Ebola panic is sweeping the nation, with schools closing and people barricading themselves at home, even if they’re thousands of miles away from one of ...

These GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Aren’t On The Same Page With The Minimum Wage

Do Republicans support raising the minimum wage? It’s a yes or-no question. But when asked that question during 2014 debates, these GOP gubernatorial candidates’ answers ...