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Ron Dermer does CNN

(Scott Johnson) Israeli Ambassador to the United States Ron Dermer is of course working overtime to speak up for Israel during its present hostilities with Hamas. He went above and beyond the call of duty yesterday, listening to its coverage for two hours. Show More Summary

Court: Senator lacks standing to file anti-Obamacare lawsuit

Sen. Ron Johnson, left, filed the lawsuit As Steve Benen notes, this is not good news for House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Obama: A federal judge based in Green Bay has tossed a Sen. Ron Johnson’s Obamacare lawsuit...Show More Summary

The other Obamacare lawsuit: "A federal judge threw out a lawsuit Monday brought by U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson...

"... and one of his aides attempting to force members of Congress and their staffs to stop getting subsidies for their health insurance under Obamacare."Johnson, a Republican from Oshkosh, argued that members of Congress and their staffs were required to get insurance on their own under the Affordable Care Act, also widely known as Obamacare. Show More Summary

Federal Judge Throws Out Sen. Ron Johnson's Obamacare Lawsuit

On Monday, a federal judge tossed out a lawsuit by Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) challenging the Obama administration's decision that members of Congress and their staffs must secure government-subsidized health insurance through Obamacare exchanges. Show More Summary

GOP Lawsuit Over Obamacare ‘Loophole’ for Congress Dismissed

Sen. Ron Johnson's claim related to the law's stipulations for members of Congress and their staffs was tossed out by a federal judge Monday

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Immigration, health care, the law and more

Public Policy Polling for Americans United for Change Roll Call: A federal judge based in Green Bay has tossed a Sen. Ron Johnson’s Obamacare lawsuit targeting the health benefits for members of Congress and their staff. The court dismissed...Show More Summary

George W. Bush-Appointed Judge Tosses Sen. Ron Johnson’s Obamacare Lawsuit

A federal judge on Monday dismissed Sen. Ron Johnson’s lawsuit challenging a requirement that congressional members and their staffs obtain health insurance through small business exchanges, saying the senator had no grounds to sue. In January, the Wisconsin Republican filed the lawsuit after the Office of Personnel Management decided a few months earlier that lawmakers [...]

Sen. Johnson: 'President Nero Fiddles While the World Burns'

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) said President Barack Obama's lack of leadership amid a whirlwind of crises is equivalent to Nero" fiddling "while the world burns." The Wisconsin lawmaker blasted the president for attending fundraisers in New York on the same day of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Newsmax TV's "The Steve Malzberg Show" Friday. Show More Summary

For Retailers on the Edge of Adding Commission as Incentive

Ron Johnson, formerly with JC Penney, ending retail sales commissions for his staff in fine jewelry, shoes, window coverings, men's suits, and hair salons shortly after he took over. He said, “I know with every bone in my body that a...Show More Summary

When Ron Johnson told Steve Jobs the Apple Store design was all wrong

You may know Ron Johnson as the man who helped mold Target into the retailer it is today, or perhaps as the Senior Vice President of Retail Operations at Apple from 2000 through 2011. Maybe you know him from his recent work trying to turn JCPenney...

Sadove: Next J.C. Penney CEO shouldn't have 'all the answers' (Video)

A fter a dark revenue-losing chapter at J.C. Penney that board member Stephen Sadove grimly refers to as “the Ron Johnson era,” the retailer needs a new CEO to replace Mike Ullman, who stepped back into his old job after Johnson wasShow More Summary

Wisconsin’s Johnson says border crisis an ‘abuse of federal power’

HUSH, HUSH: U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., is highly critical of the federal government for being relatively quiet on its search for facilities for undocumented children. By Adam Tobias | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., says the federal government isn’t being honest about the wave of unaccompanied child immigrants crossing...

Here's What Steve Jobs Did When An Employee Told Him The Apple Store's Layout Was All Wrong

Apple cofounder and former CEO Steve Jobs was known for his obsessive commitment to quality. Ron Johnson, former JCPenney CEO and Apple's retail chief in the early 2000s, learned the lengths that Jobs would go to get something right just before the company opened its first brick-and-mortar store. Show More Summary

What I've Learned From Three Decades in Retail

Ex-J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson reveals the ins and outs of working in retail.

Sen. Ron Johnson: Illegals Could All Be Flown Home in Style for 1.5% Obama's Funding Request

Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson argued Wednesday that there are more cost-effective and efficient ways to confront the ongoing border crisis than President Obama’s emergency funding request for $3.7 billion to be dispersed across multiple agencies. Show More Summary

Former retail chief on why Apple stores have always had free WiFi

Ron Johnson was Apple’s first head of retail, and he is widely credited with the early success of what is now the most profitable retail brand on earth. In a recent interview at Stanford University, his alma mater, Johnson reflected … Read more ›


By MARIA SANTANGELO Talk Radio News Service CAPITOL HILL - Senators Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) and Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) presented a “more effective and less costly” alternative to President Obama’s supplemental request of $3.7 billion to mend the humanitarian crisis at the border, which entails flying the unaccompanied minors back to their home countries in Central America. […]

Watch former retail chief Ron Johnson talk about his time at Apple

Former Apple Retail chief Ron Johnson recently spoke about his time at Apple during a presentation at Stanford's Graduate School of Business. Johnson spoke at length about his interactions with Steve Jobs, and finding his creativity after joining Apple. Show More Summary

Apple’s former retail chief Ron Johnson talks working with Jobs on creation of retail stores (Video)

Apple’s former retail chief Ron Johnson— the man in charge of retail when Apple first launched its brick and mortar stores back in 2001— recently sat down for a talk at Stanford where he gave some insight into the work that went into Apple’s original retail efforts. After a brief intro on his work before […]

Fox News Revives Zombie Myth That Congress Is Exempt From Obamacare

Fox News hyped a lawsuit by Republican Senator Ron Johnson (WI) against the federal government to revive the long-debunked myth that Congress got exemptions from the Affordable Care Act by receiving the same employer contribution for its insurance that it traditionally received. Show More Summary

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