By Yeganeh Torbati and Elizabeth Dilts WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Obama administration is issuing a long-delayed rule requiring the financial industry to identify the real owners of companies and proposing a bill that would require companies to report the identities of their owners to the federal government, U.S. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Thursday announced a set of financial regulations that would force companies to disclosure more information about their owners, part of an effort billed as a crackdown on tax evaders andShow More Summary
Now that it seems it will be Trump or Clinton – two sides of the same coin. No. Two of the same side of the coin. What is America, you know the country that the Obama administration left badly listing to port and rudderless, going to do now with that … choice? As I and […]
The Obama administration on Thursday commuted the prison sentences of 58 federal convicts, including 18 who were given life sentences, the AP reports. The action is part of a broader effort to overhaul the criminal justice system and ease punishments for nonviolent drug offenders. Most whose sentences were cut short...
Should presidents be able to use government funding to force states into following the president’s agenda? Apparently, the Obama administration thinks so. Obama’s administration is not happy with the North
It takes a special kind of stupid to produce a statement like this: “Of course, it was a very tight deadline, which is frankly unreasonable,” Moore said. “With all candor, with all due respect, we think the Obama Administration is playing politics with us. Show More Summary
The Obama administration on Thursday commuted the prison sentences of 58 federal convicts, part of a broader push to revamp the criminal justice system and ease punishments for nonviolent drug offenders. Continue reading ? The post Obama administration commutes 58 prison sentences appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A 28-year-old Army Captain deployed to the region claims the Obama administration failed to obtain congressional authorization for Operation Inherent Resolve and that the White House has deployed soldiers to fight an illegal war.
North Carolina's Lt. Gov. Dan Forest called the Obama Administration's threat to withhold federal education funding unless the state repeals its controversial transgender bathroom law, the "sickest example" of how far the federal government will go to transform the nation Wednesday.
Over on Bench Memos, I’m in the midst of a series of posts showing that the Obama administration’s claim that North Carolina’s H.B. 2 violates Title VII is dead wrong. Part 1 sets forth the basics of the dispute. Part 2 takes a Chestertonian look at what’s at stake. Show More Summary
The Obama administration moves to essentially BLOCK the mentally ill from purchasing guns. Which will be spun exactly how it will be most accepted… it’s safer. It will be claimed
The push to empower the territory of Puerto Rico to write down its debts--something supported by the Obama administration, the island's government, and some Republican leaders in Congress--appeared to gain backing Wednesday from Donald Trump, the likely Republican presidential nominee.
A new piece in The New York Times Magazine reveals confirms that the Obama administration knowingly misled the public to pass the Iranian nuclear...
Speaking on Monday at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Los Angeles, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman made a familiar argument. The Obama administration has used trade agreements to reshape globalization in the best way, he said. Show More Summary
On trial for threatening Dr. Mila Means, Angel Dillard insisted she was another victim in the Obama administration's war on religious liberties and political debate. The post Normalizing Anti-Abortion Violence at the Heart of Angel Dillard Defense appeared first on Rewire.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the Obama administration counting down its final year, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law, unsure about its place among their party's achievements. Two recent polls have...Show More Summary
The Obama Administration has famously prosecuted more individuals for unauthorized disclosures of classified information to the media than all of its predecessors combined. But behind the scenes, it appears to have sought administrative penalties for leaks — rather than criminal ones — with equal or greater vigor. Show More Summary
Just weeks after the Obama administration warned states that their Medicaid funding would be jeopardized if they tried to defund Planned Parenthood, Kansas goes and does it—strips Planned Parenthood of the state's portion of Medicaid...Show More Summary
The Obama administration is using more than criminal laws to crackdown on national security leaks but also wielding civil sanctions against government officials suspected of disclosing classified information.
The Obama administration will spend the summer researching the “benefits and risks” of artificial intelligence.