Republicans refuse to repeal sequestration and replace with smarter cuts. Though this month's job report was good, job reports would be made better by cancelling sequestration.
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Clear the clouds of misinformation. If you have insurance, you've got more protection. If not, visit your state marketplace where you'll likely save a lot of money.
As governor, Mitt Romney created the Republican-despised Affordable Care Act in its original form. How far we've come, huh?
Twitter soundbytes and attacks won't work against Alison Grimes. Watch video kicking off Alison Lundergan Grimes campaign to replace Mitch McConnell in the Senate.
Twitter couldn't sum it up, and it's confusing, but Obamacare is LIVE! Learn all about it here.
When responding to the Boston bombing we must not reward this act of destruction.
Major sanctions were recently passed to cripple the North Korean economy. Did we take similar actions with Japan right before Peal Harbor?
Oil pipelines leak constantly. On Sunday a major leak was reported in Arkansas. Keystone XL would carry 9 times more oil than this leak through a water source supplying 30% of U.S. farmland.
Brain scans, religion, and biology show that homosexuals are people, so we should support marriage equality and let them live like human beings.
What's happening with the jobs report? Will we keep going forwards? Will we slide back? We have a decision to make about building a stronger America together.
President Obama will give his vision for the nation while millions of people watch. Then, Republicans will get their chance to respond. What message will he have?
In the fiscal cliff deal, we've got to analyze what worked and try to reuse that to achieve balanced outcomes that will work better for America.
Taxes will go up on the wealthy, spending that supports the poor, middle class, children, and seniors will be cut. Solutions for solving the debt crisis are to the detriment of every citizen.
While our economic challenges need to be addressed, they don't define America. Our entrepreneurial spirit does.
Failure to connect on issues that mattered to voters, flip-flopping, and horrible timing doomed Romney's run for President.
Mitt Romney and the President Obama both care deeply about America. The President wears a lot of hats; one of those hats can be shared.
We've turned the page. Let's start a new chapter of bipartisanship. We need you working with us to make America greater than it is today.
The latest presidential polls show the the race is very close, but with so many flip-flops, we cannot trust Mitt Romney. Here are videos proving why.
Public policy polls show that Obama and Romney are running 50% to 49%. But, if voters knew these five things, the race would never be this close.
A new presidential poll suggests the majority of likely Ohio voters feel President Obama would handle the economy more effectively than Mitt Romney after 2012.
Romney has very few pathways to victory remaining, whereas Obama will likely win 294 electoral votes, compared to Romney's 220.
All job trends are in the right direction. And Ohio likely voters believe Obama will do a better job handling the economy.
Real Clear Politics election 2012 state polls show President Obama ahead everywhere it counts. And Bloomberg is right for endorsing Obama.
Ever notice how Republicans who work with President Obama seem to all of a sudden change their tone and praise his leadership?
Hurricane Sandy preparation, tracking, and government announcements. How to ride out the "Frankenstorm," safely.