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OAKDALE, Pa. (AP) - Emphasizing skills training as key to a growing middle class, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced $600 million in competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs to help people land good-paying jobs.
Q: Does the Affordable Care Act require Medicare beneficiaries over age 75 to be admitted to the hospital by their primary care physician? A: No....
PHILADELPHIA Former President Bill Clinton delivered a rousing speech Thursday to promote Marjorie Margolies' congressional campaign, assuring the audience that "I would be here even if her son weren't my son-in-law."
Here are 5 approved by the FEC.
Who knew that primary purpose of the individual aggregate contribution limits, just struck down by the Supreme Court in the McCutcheon v. Federal Election...
The day after the Supreme Court threw aggregate contribution limits out of the window, commissioners from the nation's campaign finance watchdog agency...
The law doesn’t create a universal health care system.
President Obama went too far in saying the Affordable Care Act meant “everybody” would have “basic health care.” The law doesn’t...
He would change very little. John Yoo, the former Justice Department lawyer and Philadelphia native who laid the legal groundwork for President George W. Bush's administration to use waterboarding and other harsh interrogation techniques, told faculty and students at Drexel University law school Thursday that he had correctly interpreted the law.
National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen examines the links between the First Amendment and the Affordable Care Act, and why anti-discrimination...
This week, the House of Representatives approved a bill to fast track civil lawsuits filed by Congress against President Barack Obama for allegedly abusing...
Attorney General Eric Holder and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan expressed shock at data released Thursday showing that thousands of preschool kids...
President Obama jumbled his facts when asked about “skyrocketing” premiums for people who get insurance through work. He was correct to say...
President Obama's latest ambassadorial nominee is another big donor. Andrew Schapiro, a Chicago corporate attorney who went to law school with the president...
WASHINGTON (AP) - One by one, President Barack Obama's warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by President Vladimir Putin, who appears to only be speeding up efforts to formally stake his claim to Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
With more than half of the Delaware River navigation channel now at or deeper than 45 feet, the dredging project that began in March 2010 is on target for completion in 2017.
Q: Did Democrats increase federal income tax rates in 2014 under Obamacare? A: No. Tax increases mentioned in a viral email went into effect a year earlier...
OAKDALE, Pa. (AP) - Emphasizing skills training as key to a growing middle class, President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced $600 million in competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs to help people land good-paying jobs.
OAKDALE, Pa. (AP) - The president and vice president will be in western Pennsylvania on Wednesday to talk about job training.
Corporations and stockholders still prospering under Obama’s presidency, while the economy steadily adds more jobs and millions sign up for health insurance under Obamacare.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Abruptly on the spot as the new face of "Obamacare," Sylvia Mathews Burwell faces steep challenges, both logistical and political.
PHILADELPHIA Former President Bill Clinton delivered a rousing speech Thursday to promote Marjorie Margolies' congressional campaign, assuring the audience that "I would be here even if her son weren't my son-in-law."
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A half-century after the passage of sweeping civil rights legislation, President Barack Obama declared that he had "lived out the promise" envisioned by Lyndon B. Johnson, the president who championed the push for greater racial equality.
Here are 5 approved by the FEC.
Who knew that primary purpose of the individual aggregate contribution limits, just struck down by the Supreme Court in the McCutcheon v. Federal Election...
The day after the Supreme Court threw aggregate contribution limits out of the window, commissioners from the nation's campaign finance watchdog agency...
The law doesn’t create a universal health care system.
President Obama went too far in saying the Affordable Care Act meant “everybody” would have “basic health care.” The law doesn’t...
Q: Does the Affordable Care Act require Medicare beneficiaries over age 75 to be admitted to the hospital by their primary care physician? A: No....
He would change very little. John Yoo, the former Justice Department lawyer and Philadelphia native who laid the legal groundwork for President George W. Bush's administration to use waterboarding and other harsh interrogation techniques, told faculty and students at Drexel University law school Thursday that he had correctly interpreted the law.
National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen examines the links between the First Amendment and the Affordable Care Act, and why anti-discrimination...
This week, the House of Representatives approved a bill to fast track civil lawsuits filed by Congress against President Barack Obama for allegedly abusing...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Abruptly on the spot as the new face of "Obamacare," Sylvia Mathews Burwell faces steep challenges, both logistical and political.