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Rep. Darrell Issa: ‘Mitt Romney is the right candidate’ (Daily Caller)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 22 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Daily Caller - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced Thursday that he had received the endorsement of California Republican and House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa.

Poll: Romney leads New Hampshire, Huntsman in third, Perry in fourth (Daily Caller)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 22 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Daily Caller - Mitt Romney still holds a commanding lead in New Hampshire, a state where Perry has barely broken through, according to a poll released Thursday.

UK to pay victims over 1972 Bloody Sunday massacre (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 22 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Britain said Thursday it will offer compensation payments to the families of people killed and wounded on Bloody Sunday, a nearly 40-year-old massacre by British paratroopers in Northern Ireland that fueled Irish Catholic support for the IRA.
By Jeremy Laurence SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea wants to hold a second round of dialogue with the United States, possibly next month, as part...

Former GOP Front-Runner Romney Seeks Opening

Posted by NPR Topics: Politics On September - 21 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
The Republican presidential candidates debate again on Thursday night in Florida. And Mitt Romney is eager to find a way to knock Rick Perry off his perch as the new GOP leader. Romney's challenge: convincing Republican voters that backing Perry now will lead to defeat next November.

China warns U.S. of price for Taiwan arms sales (Reuters)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 21 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Reuters - China's military and state media warned the United States on Thursday it will pay for selling arms to Taiwan through less cooperation from Beijing, a warning that is likely to unsettle, but not derail, ties with Washington.

Fla. GOP: Don’t let Johnson debate (Politico)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 20 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Politico - The former New Mexico governor has been invited to Thursday's debate over the party's objections.

A guide to Florida GOP’s Presidency 5 event (Politico)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 19 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Politico - Central Florida will be crawling with presidential candidates this week as the state Republican Party on Thursday kicks off its three-day Presidency 5 conference at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Here's your guide to P5:

Stimulus Jr. Won’t Work, Either

Posted by The Editors On September - 18 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
President Obama’s $787 billion Stimulus left America sputtering, like a Chevy Volt without its extension cord. Having learned nothing from this failure, Obama recently unveiled Stimulus Jr. — the American Jobs Act. Costing $447 billion, S...

Obama Says Odds of Reelection Better Now (ContributorNetwork)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
ContributorNetwork - COMMENTARY | The Obama reelection camp is in good spirits of late. In fact, President Obama himself seems to think that his chances of being reelected are even better now than they were previously. CNN reported Friday that at a pol...

Jose Antonio Vargas & Immigration Activists Launch DREAM Act Initiative

Posted by Latindispatch.com On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
NEW YORK — Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas and a number of faith-based immigration activists launched an initiative to pass the DREAM Act Thursday...
The Christian Science Monitor - European Union peacekeepers in Kosovo Thursday occupied two border posts along the Serbia-Kosovo border without reigniting simmering tensions in the region.
MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker kept his distance Thursday from an investigation into one of his top agency officials, staying silent despite calls...

B.A. Spending Daily

Posted by BA Team On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
A roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories.

Boehner Commands Deficit Panel Not To Raise Taxes

Posted by NPR Topics: Politics On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday unveiled his own jobs proposal. He also weighed in on President Obama's jobs plan. And in both instances, the Ohio congressman touted one main theme: the need to avoid raising taxes.

GOP, Obama Want Panel To Find Funds For Jobs Plan

Posted by NPR Topics: Politics On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
President Obama will send his recommendations regarding his jobs proposal to the supercommittee on Monday. On Thursday, House Speaker John Boehner asked the group not to consider raising taxes to fund a jobs measure.
SAN FRANCISCO -- A day after evacuating a commercial airplane via an emergency chute, an uninjured and unruffled U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

Perry says Romney not stark enough contrast to Obama

Posted by Reuters On September - 16 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
By Kay Henderson DES MOINES (Reuters) - Presidential candidate Rick Perry said Republican rival Mitt Romney would not provide a stark enough contrast with President...

Panetta: DOD cuts could up jobless rate by 1 point (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned Congress on Thursday that if lawmakers fail to agree on debt-ceiling talks and trigger $1 trillion in Pentagon budget cuts, they could add 1 percentage point to the nation's jobless rate.

Palin camp denounces racy bio of former governor (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Sarah Palin's husband on Thursday called a book critical of his family "disgusting lies, innuendo and smears" as the former Alaska governor's camp sought to discredit a racy biography that includes allegations of infidelity and drug use.

Obama raising money, pitching jobs plan (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Pitching his jobs plan and his re-election, President Barack Obama attended two intimate $35,800-per-couple fundraisers Thursday, assuring donors that he will push Congress to pass his economic initiative and expressing confidence in his ability t...

Obama makes job, tax case to big donors

Posted by Reuters On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama made the case for his jobs plan on Thursday to a group of big donors, including...

TARP for Europe; more stimulus for U.S.: bankers (Reuters)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
Reuters - Europe must take immediate and decisive action to safeguard its banking system, while the U.S. economy is at stall speed and needs a dose of fiscal stimulus, top bankers and investors said on Thursday.

US officials optimistic on hikers release by Iran (AP)

Posted by Yahoo! News: Politics News On September - 15 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
AP - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday she is optimistic the two American hikers being held in Iran will be released, despite a delay since Iran's president announced the planned release.
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