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White House Visitor Logs Show Dozens of Visits by Top Abortion Activists

Last month the White House released their latest visitor log which reveals that the abortion industry has an open door to the Obama administration. The October 2014 update reveals that Planned Parenthood president, Cecile Richards visited the White House, officially, most recently June 26,2014. Among the visitees listed were POTUS an acronym for President […]

AUSTIN BAY: As The World Burns, Obama Fires Hagel. “Gates and Panetta demonstrated a commitment to…

AUSTIN BAY: As The World Burns, Obama Fires Hagel. “Gates and Panetta demonstrated a commitment to U.S. defense, a commitment beyond dramatic gesture. Their post-Pentagon assessments of the Obama administration are both scathing. They see Obama as a political leader focused on his own political welfare. Obama is fixated on two figurative battlefields: domestic U.S. […]

Obama administration sets stricter smog standards

The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to cut levels of smog-forming pollution linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems, making good on one of President Barack Obama's original campaign promises while setting up...Show More Summary

Obama administration releases plan to grade teacher prep programs

Proposed regulations from the Department of Education look to improve teacher preparation and interaction with students. Photo by Melanie Stetson Freeman/The Christian Science Monitor Too many new teachers are under-prepared for the classroom and left figuring out how to reach students on their own. Show More Summary

Obama administration aims to set stricter ozone emissions

The Obama administration set their sights on stricter ozone pollution thresholds, looking to fulfill one of President Obama’s original campaign promises. AP Photo/Nick Simonite WASHINGTON — The Obama administration took steps Wednesday...Show More Summary

EPA to propose tougher rules on smog-causing ozone, setting up clash with GOP

2 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

The Obama administration is preparing to tighten restrictions on smog-causing ozone, officials confirmed Wednesday, in a move that will address a major cause of respiratory illness for millions of Americans while also setting the stage for new clashes with industry and the Republican-controlled Congress. Read full article >>

Government to announce stricter smog standards: report

The stricter smog standard proposed by the Obama administration joins a string of historic — and controversial — moves by the administration to improve air quality.

MoneyWatch: Feds to announce new air pollution guidelines; Apple reaches milestone

Strict new air pollution standards are expected Wednesday from the Obama administration. Also, Apple hit a market value of $700 billion on Tuesday. Jill Wagner reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.

Obama Announces "Most Expensive Regulation" Of All Time

Wednesday the Obama administration is expected to announce a "sweeping regulation, which would aim at smog from power plants and factories across the country, particularly in the Midwest...", a controversial regulation the opposition...Show More Summary

The IRS Scandal Rears Its Head

(John Hinderaker) The Obama Administration’s IRS scandal is multi-faceted. In addition to the persecution of conservative non-profits by Lois Lerner et al., the question has been percolating for some years whether Obama’s IRS has transferred confidential taxpayer information to Obama’s White House in violation of federal criminal laws. Show More Summary

Will Secure Communities work for immigration enforcement?

13 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The federal government's Secure Communities program has been as controversial as it has been counterproductive, so we're glad the Obama administration's new approach to immigration enforcement will mean the program's demise. Yet we also harbor some skepticism about its successor, the Priority...

EPA expected to propose stricter ozone limits

13 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

After years of inaction, the Obama administration is expected to propose tougher limits on smog Wednesday, according to people with knowledge of the rule-making effort. The new rule would be a major victory for public health groups, but it is sure to further stoke the partisan clashes between...

EPA plans tightening of restrictions on smog-causing ozone

14 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

The Obama administration is expected to propose restrictions on smog-causing ozone on Wednesday in a move that will addresss a major cause of respiratory illness for millions of Americans while also setting the stage for new clashes with the Republican-controlled Congress. Read full article >>

We're closer to answering those 3 Benghazi questions

In editorials on the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in the Libyan port city of Benghazi, we've tried to explore facts while stressing the bare-knuckle context: Congressional Republicans have tried to embarrass the Obama administration for its actions before, during and after the assault on two U.S....

Middle Easterners crossing border from Mexico? It's rare

For months, some conservative members of Congress and their allies have warned that people from the Middle East could use the Mexican border to gain illegal entry to the U.S. and pose a terrorist threat. Obama administration officials have said such a scenario is unlikely and border agents...

Proposal to curb U.S. ozone emissions coming soon

On Wednesday, the Obama administration will likely release details of a new regulation that will curb ozone emissions. Ozone causes smog and is linked to asthma, cardiovascular disease, and premature death. The proposed regulation would...Show More Summary

Supreme Court Wades Into Major Environmental Case

The Supreme Court is stepping into a new case about Obama administration environmental rules, agreeing to review a ruling that upholds emission standards for mercury and other hazardous air pollutants from coal- and oil-fired power plants. The justices today said they would hear arguments from industry groups and states that...

Breitbart's Kerry Picket Questions Gov Nixon

Tuesday during his press conference Breitbart's Kerry Picket questioned Gov. Jay Nixon (D-MO) about Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder claims that the Obama administration leaned on the Missouri Governor to keep the National Guard out of Ferguson. Show More Summary

John Boehner Forges Ahead on the House Benghazi Probe

How did the speaker respond to a GOP-led report that supported the Obama administration? He reappointed his own select inquiry into the 2012 terrorist attacks.

How the Obama administration gives away military-grade weapons to local police

In the weeks after the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., images of officers training rifles on crowds of protesters from the turrets of armored vehicles became a potent symbol of the distrust between law enforcement and citizens in Ferguson -- and elsewhere. Now, civil rights and civil liberties advocates are calling on the Obama administration to respond […]

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