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FACT CHECK: Obama's State of the Union Claims

FACT CHECK: Obama's State of the Union Claims

The U.S. may not have "risen from recession" quite as rousingly as President Barack Obama suggested in his State of... Read »

Jan 21, 2015
From Tax Hikes to Cybersecurity: Highlights from Obama's SOTU

From Tax Hikes to Cybersecurity: Highlights from Obama's SOTU

President Barack Obama called for higher taxes on wealthy Americans and new initiatives to boost the middle class as... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
GOP Congressman Slams Obama for

GOP Congressman Slams Obama for "Deportable" SOTU Guest

A Republican congressman slammed the White House over one of its young State of the Union guests Tuesday, tweeting... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
Republicans Criticize State of the Union Beforehand

Republicans Criticize State of the Union Beforehand

Republican leaders got a jump start on their traditional response to the State of the Union address, criticizing the... Read »

Jan 20, 2015
De Blasio Visits Paris After Terror Attacks

De Blasio Visits Paris After Terror Attacks

Mayor Bill de Blasio made a trip to Paris on Tuesday to show his and his city's support in the wake of a spate of... Watch »

Jan 21, 2015
Va. Gov. Suffers 7 Broken Ribs in Fall From Horse

Va. Gov. Suffers 7 Broken Ribs in Fall From Horse

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is recovering from injuries he received after being thrown from a horse while on a... Read »

Jan 19, 2015
State of the Union: What To Expect

State of the Union: What To Expect

President Obama's upcoming State of The Union address is already being met by Republican criticism. Watch »

Jan 19, 2015
Alan Gross to Attend State of Union 1 Month After Cuba Release

Alan Gross to Attend State of Union 1 Month After Cuba Release

A Maryland man who returned home last month after spending five years imprisoned in Cuba will have a prime viewing... Read »

Jan 19, 2015
Chicago Teen Who Asked Santa for Safety Invited to State of the Union

Chicago Teen Who Asked Santa for Safety Invited to State of the Union

A South Side Chicago teen who wrote a letter to Santa asking for safety and received a reply from President Barack... Watch »

Jan 20, 2015
Romney Hints at Presidential Run During RNC Speech

Romney Hints at Presidential Run During RNC Speech

Mitt Romney is addressing the GOP's winter meeting delegates aboard the USS Midway Museum on the Embarcadero Friday... Watch »

Jan 17, 2015
55K Scramble for NYC's New ID Card in 1st Week

55K Scramble for NYC's New ID Card in 1st Week

Thousands of New Yorkers have enrolled in the city's new municipal identification card program since it launched... Watch »

Jan 16, 2015
RNC Rolls Out 2016 Debate Schedule

RNC Rolls Out 2016 Debate Schedule

RNC officials reported Friday the first debate is scheduled for Ohio in August. The announcement follows months... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Call for Action After Drone Gets in Way of Landing Plane in NY

Call for Action After Drone Gets in Way of Landing Plane in NY

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer called on the federal government Friday to release what he dubs "much-needed... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Chris Christie Tells Potential 2016 Backers to Relax

Chris Christie Tells Potential 2016 Backers to Relax

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he's been delivering a message to potential donors and staffers urging him to... Read »

Jan 15, 2015
Millionaires Make Up Half of Congress: Report

Millionaires Make Up Half of Congress: Report

Congress is getting richer and seeing its number of millionare members grow, as average Americans continue to... Read »

Jan 15, 2015
Perry Delivers Farewell Speech to TX Legislature

Perry Delivers Farewell Speech to TX Legislature

Gov. Rick Perry delivered a farewell address to the Texas Legislature, capping his 14-year term with a final tribute... Watch »

Jan 15, 2015
Christie to Appear on 'Ask the Governor'

Christie to Appear on 'Ask the Governor'

Gov. Chris Christie will be back on the radio for his first call-in program of the new year. Read »

Jan 15, 2015
Cuomo to Propose Billion-Dollar Property Tax Relief Program

Cuomo to Propose Billion-Dollar Property Tax Relief Program

Gov. Cuomo began rolling out elements of his agenda for a second term on Wednesday, proposing a $1.66 billion... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Christie Setting Up PAC for 2016 Campaign: Report

Christie Setting Up PAC for 2016 Campaign: Report

Gov. Chris Christie is reportedly setting up a leadership political action committee in what would be his first step... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Congressman Sorry for Tweet Comparing Obama to Hitler

Congressman Sorry for Tweet Comparing Obama to Hitler

Texas' Republican Rep. Randy Weber apologized Tuesday for comparing President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler in a... Read »

Jan 13, 2015

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