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Where are the Real Tories? We need a party to halt the advance of the state

Where are the Real Tories? We need a party to halt the advance of the state

by iMan since 8 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

The Conservatives’ default ideology is Thatcherism, but this government splurges cash on vanity projects Continue reading...

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Romney Uses Speech at Mississippi State University to Tailor His Presidenti

Romney Uses Speech at Mississippi State University to Tailor His Presidenti

by King since 10 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

The G.O.P. presidential nominee in 2012 addressed issues like student loan debt, income inequality and poverty in a speech at Mississippi State.

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Whitewashing savagery: Al-Jazeera English bans use of ‘terrorist’ for m

Whitewashing savagery: Al-Jazeera English bans use of ‘terrorist’ for m

by Silver since 5 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

Al-Jazeera America launched with plenty of lofty rhetoric about covering the world in a deeper way without the ideological baggage of the main...

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At least five people reported injured in San Francisco fire

At least five people reported injured in San Francisco fire

by ChicoUser since 10 hours in Politics via latimes.com

San Francisco firefighters were battling a four-alarm blaze Wednesday night in the Mission District that left at least five people injured,...

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EXCLUSIVE: Queens woman slashed poised to drop city lawsuit

EXCLUSIVE: Queens woman slashed poised to drop city lawsuit

by Magier since 5 hours in Politics via nydailynews.com

The Queens beauty slashed in the face by ex-state Sen. Hiram Monserrate is moving on.

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Boehner confirms lawsuit against Obama, defends Netanyahu invitation

Boehner confirms lawsuit against Obama, defends Netanyahu invitation

by Silver since 11 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

House Speaker John Boehner confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday that Republicans plan to sue President Obama over his use of executive action on...

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Convictions erased for 'Friendship 9's' whites-only lunch counter sit-in

Convictions erased for 'Friendship 9's' whites-only lunch counter sit-in

by ChicoUser since 14 hours in Politics via latimes.com

The old men walked into the courtroom with halting steps, grayer and a bit slower than when they were young.

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Surge in migrant voters could swing vote in key UK constituencies

Surge in migrant voters could swing vote in key UK constituencies

by iMan since 6 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Two seats may for first time be decided by migrants, who make up majority of voters, with parties warned not to ignore this electorate Continue...

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MTA will explore running trains underground in snowstorms

MTA will explore running trains underground in snowstorms

by Magier since 5 hours in Politics via nydailynews.com

The MTA will explore running trains underground during snowstorms, the agency’s chairman told the Daily News on Wednesday.

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Politicians, ignore the UK’s migrant voters at your peril

Politicians, ignore the UK’s migrant voters at your peril

by iMan since 4 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

This particular slice of the electorate is 4 million strong and engaged in the political process. These ‘ideal voters’ will have a say in the 2015...

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Hundreds of millions given to foreign aid fund that lacked scrutiny, say MP

Hundreds of millions given to foreign aid fund that lacked scrutiny, say MP

by iMan since 10 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

PIDG accused of funding firms linked to criminals, leaving large sums sitting in bank and spending £75,000 on 15 flights Continue reading...

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Incomes and Outcomes: Why Obama’s Proposal for 529s Had No Chance

Incomes and Outcomes: Why Obama’s Proposal for 529s Had No Chance

by King since 9 hours in Politics via nytimes.com

To grasp why President Obama’s plan to end tax benefits for college savings plans died a quick death, take a closer look at the “merely affluent.”

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Obama again seeks to end budget cuts made in sequester deal

Obama again seeks to end budget cuts made in sequester deal

by ChicoUser since 5 hours in Politics via latimes.com

President Obama will revive his push to reverse billions of dollars in automatic spending cuts that took effect in 2013 as part of a last-resort...

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Paul hits potential 2016 presidential nominees in tweet

Paul hits potential 2016 presidential nominees in tweet

by Silver since 11 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul hasn't said whether he's running for president in 2016, but apparently, he believes America deserves a fresh set of...

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Romney takes aim at Clinton in Mississippi speech

Romney takes aim at Clinton in Mississippi speech

by Silver since 11 hours in Politics via foxnews.com

Mitt Romney used a speech at Mississippi State University on Wednesday to strike at Hillary Clinton's foreign policy and economic credentials in...

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Boehner defends immigration lawsuit

Boehner defends immigration lawsuit

by PureWoman since 5 hours in Politics via cnn.com

House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday confirmed House Republicans are filing a lawsuit against Obama's executive action delaying deportations...

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2 dead, firefighter injured in Inglewood apartment blaze

2 dead, firefighter injured in Inglewood apartment blaze

by ChicoUser since 2 hours in Politics via latimes.com

A fast-moving apartment fire killed two people and injured a firefighter early Thursday, Los Angeles County firefighters said.

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Tory MPs 'plotted to sabotage House of Commons documentary'

Tory MPs 'plotted to sabotage House of Commons documentary'

by iMan since 3 hours in Politics via theguardian.com

Rightwing backbenchers unhappy at filming in chamber plotted to knock over cameraman, but they were thwarted by Westminster security, BBC2...

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Sen. Feinstein's anti-marijuana stance shows she's too old school for Calif

Sen. Feinstein's anti-marijuana stance shows she's too old school for Calif

by ChicoUser since 3 hours in Politics via latimes.com

It has been suggested -- by a majority of California voters -- that Dianne Feinstein has served long enough in the U.S. Senate.  Some thought  it...

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President Obama: Hagel a 'True American Patriot'

President Obama: Hagel a 'True American Patriot'

by Copper since 5 hours in Politics via nbcnews.com

Outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel offered words of advice on how America should address future military and diplomatic challenges while his...

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