There’s no question that, after almost eight years of President Obama, the Democratic Party is more liberal than it’s been in a generation. Today’s Democrats support same-sex marriage and marijuana legalization, favor universal health care, endorse criminal justice reform and Wall Street regulation, and want stronger action on climate change. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- The Republican party generally favors individual liberty, but a predilection for big government looms large if individuals happen to be spending public benefits. The year's not even half over, and already GOP lawmakersShow More Summary
In the world of money in politics, many interest groups behave predictably. Election after election, contributions from oil and gas companies, for instance, flow overwhelmingly to Republicans, while those who work in education favor Democrats. Show More Summary
You guys remember the Das Can in Stein attachment that turned any beer can into a cool beer Stein. Well, the Oktoberfest Party Favor Beer Bottle Stein Lid isn’t quite
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Irish Times poll shows 2-to-1 margin in favor Two other polls show support over 60 percent, third closer All main political parties support measure (Updates with Sunday newspaper polls) By Conor Humphries DUBLIN, May 16 (Reuters) -...Show More Summary
With trade in the news this week–Senate Democrats just blocked a vote on a trade bill favored by President Obama–I was curious about trends in public opinion about trade. My AEI colleague Heather Sims directed me to two recent round-ups...Show More Summary
The results of the investigation, led by attorney Ted Wells, that the NFL commissioned to look into the DeflateGate scandal were finally released Wednesday, and the report does not paint the Patriots in a very favorable light, particularly quarterback Tom Brady, as well as a pair of team staffers responsible for handling footballs. Not surprisingly, the […]
Last night, it became official: Alberta, the largest producer of oil in Canada, ended the 40 year reign of the Progressive Conservatives in favor of the New Democratic Party (NDP), a democratic socialist party. This could mean big changes in the energy sector, from oil patch to gas pump. Show More Summary
When Britain’s national elections are held Thursday, there's a solid chance John Alexander will opt for the Scottish National Party, the group that led September’s failed separatist campaign, even though he favors unity.
Conflicting reports suggest that there may be an unexpected party who won big when the decision went in Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s favor this weekend, Suge Knight. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, Knight is in a Los Angeles jail awaiting charges of murder and attempted murder. Show More Summary
For the last 20 years, give or take another 50, one of the most cherished baubles of Beltway conventional wisdom has been that the Republican Party has moved too far
Well, that was a quick but lovely trip to Florida. We refilled our tanks with quality family time. I feel completely blessed. Whenever my sisters and mom and I get together, we pack "party favors". It's fun and exciting. Most of the time my sisters give better gifts than me. Show More Summary
Could Clinton's silence on the matter be due to a serious conflict of interest? The Trans-Pacific Partnership has divided the Democratic Party, with most Democrats in Congress and activists in the country opposing the agreement as party elites such as Barack Obama are supporting it. Show More Summary
Nearly 20 potential candidates — senators, governors, business executives and more — have paraded through the state in recent days to curry favor with voters and court party leaders. Republican voters are cheering that contrast, andShow More Summary
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Rand Paul lashed out Saturday at military hawks in the Republican Party in a clash over foreign policy dividing the packed GOP presidential field. Paul, a first-term senator from Kentucky who favors a smaller U.S....Show More Summary
This week in art news: Protesting art student prohibited from "unlawful trespass" in London, resale royalties act reintroduced in US Congress, and Brooklyn Museum gala guests make off with artworks mistaken for party favors.
President Obama’s approval ratings are hovering a few points below 50 percent, and his party is seeking a third straight term in the White House. Most analysts see this as a toss-up scenario. I see it as a highly favorable situation for the Democrats that would require a major event, like... More »
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted unanimously in favor of legislation that sets forth how Congress can approve or reject a deal struck between international negotiatiors and Iran. President Obama says he’s willing to signShow More Summary
From attire to travel to gifts and favors, your wedding can be a major investment for your bridesmaids. Standing up as part of the bridal party means tons of extra expenses, so it's smart to step back and see how you can keep costs low for your friends. Show More Summary