LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette wants the Michigan Supreme Court to halt a presidential recount in Michigan before it begins.
In a court action filed Friday, Schuette echoes arguments made for ...Read more
You have a constitutional right to burn the American flag, just like you have a constitutional right to bear arms.
No difference. Patriots died for both rights. Those brave soldiers overseas are defending your right to ...Read more
WASHINGTON –– President-elect Donald Trump is widening his search for a secretary of state as one of the contenders, former General David Petraeus, defended his qualifications for the role.
Petraeus, who resigned from...Read more
WASHINGTON --President-elect Donald Trump doubled down on his threat against U.S. businesses that send jobs abroad on Sunday, declaring it an "expensive mistake" and warning of a huge tax if companies try to sell foreign-...Read more
The mere mention of Kris Kobach elicits fear and fury among immigrant rights activists who view him as anti-immigrant and a racist. But to opponents of undocumented immigrants, Kobach is a hero and viewed as someone bent ...Read more
Republican president-elect Donald Trump, as everyone knows, launched his campaign with insults to women, Muslims, Mexicans and other minorities -- and without apologies to anybody. He won election anyway.
Now we have Rep....Read more
WASHINGTON -- On the first stop of his “thank you” tour in Ohio Thursday, president-elect Donald Trump hit replay on several of his campaign tropes.
Among the crowd pleasers, he heckled the “crooked media,” ...Read more
CHICAGO -- It looks as though president-elect Donald Trump is getting serious about repealing the Affordable Care Act, which means that the gains women made in access to birth control are as up-in-the-air as the vitriol-...Read more
Madam President: The Secret Presidency of Edith WilsonWilliam Hazelgrove
Literary Guild Selection Bestseller History Book Club Reviewers Choice Midwest Review of Books Editors Choice Foreword Reviews A riveting story of The First Woman President Edith Wilson who took over for her ailing husband. It is the secret Presidency that has been kept a guarded secret......
WASHINGTON -- The word “inappropriate” is increasingly used inappropriately. It is useful to describe departures from good manners or other social norms, such as wearing white after Labor Day or using the salad fork ...Read more
LOS ANGELES --Not since 2010 has California felt itself politically so out of step with the times. That year the state resisted the nationwide wave of anti-incumbent, anti-regulation and anti-big government voting to elect...Read more
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Green Party candidate Jill Stein has dropped a state-wide recount of the presidential election in the state of Pennsylvania, National Public Radio reported Saturday.
Stein's lawyer Lawrence M. Otter ...Read more
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. –– Ford Motor Co. was a target of Donald Trump's criticism during his campaign for building cars in Mexico, and now that Trump will be president, Ford said it's willing to work with him to keep jobs ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Welcome to -- brace yourself for -- the post-truth presidency.
“Facts are stubborn things,” said John Adams in 1770, defending British soldiers accused in the Boston Massacre, “and whatever may ...Read more
PARIS -- French Socialist President Francois Hollande knew which way the winds were blowing. His announcement last week that he would not seek reelection was a response to record-breaking unpopularity. But it also ...Read more
Every year, when he was commandant of the Marine Corps between 1995 and 1999, Gen. Charles Krulak and his wife would spend the week before Christmas baking hundreds of cookies, which they wrapped in small packages. At 4 ...Read more
The left is in a tizzy about what happens to health-care policy under Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.), Donald Trump’s pick for health and human services secretary. Price’s wish list, after all, reads like a liberal nightmare.
“For the first time since the end of the Second World War, the future relationship of America to the world is not fully settled.”
-- Henry Kissinger, in an interview with The Atlantic in its December issue.
WASHINGTON -- It is a sign of how secretive the new administration plans to be that when Donald Trump spoke last week with the Pakistani prime minister, Americans learned what was discussed not from their president-elect ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Greg Abbott, the Texas attorney general who became governor, liked to brag about his devotion to fighting the Obama administration, describing his workday as "I go into the office, I sue the federal ...Read more
MADISON, Wis. -- A federal judge Friday denied an emergency halt to the recount of the presidential vote in Wisconsin, allowing the process to continue until a Dec. 9 court hearing at least.
There is no need to halt the ...Read more
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