WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House adviser insisted Sunday that President Barack Obama learned the Internal Revenue Service had targeted tea party groups only "when it came out in the news" while Republicans continued to press the administration for more answers.
Sunday - National
Now that the 2013 legislative session has wrapped – including gubernatorial action on all the bills – its time to review the term by the numbers.
Sunday - Political Notebook - The blog
WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Democratic fears, predictions of the demise of President Barack Obama's agenda appear exaggerated after a week of cascading controversies, political triage by the administration and party leaders in Congress and lack of evidence to date of wrongdoing close to the Oval Office.
May 18, 2013 - National
- House OKs Obamacare repeal for 37th time
The House of Representatives voted again to repeal President Obamas health care law Thursday afternoon, marking the 37th time that the GOP-led House has tried to undo all or part of the legislation.May 17, 2013 - Politics
- Councilman tries to delay project already in works
At Tuesdays Fort Wayne City Council meeting, John Shoaff, D-at large, went out of his way to derail an otherwise routine matter.May 12, 2013 - Political Notebook - The blog
- Obama hails courage of nation’s police officers
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Saturday praised the nation’s police officers for everyday acts of courage, saying they often rush into danger to do “some really tough stuff.” In a White House ceremony honoring some of the bravest, he said America need look no further than the Boston Marathon bombings to know what police are made of: “Police officersMay 11, 2013 - National