2008 Election Feed

To Pay for Infrastructure Repairs, Obama Seeks Tax Changes

NY Times - Barack Obama Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
President Obama will ask Congress to overhaul corporate and business taxes to pay for a four-year, $302 billion transportation bill.

Most Democrats Want Clinton to Run in 2016

NY Times - Joe Biden Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
While Democrats are eager for a presidential bid by Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Republican field appears to be far more mixed, according to a new poll.

O'Reilly Considers the 'Downside' to Having a Woman President

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
His bizarre segment was, unintentionally, a great ad for Hillary Clinton.

O'Reilly Considers the 'Downside' to Having a Woman President

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
His bizarre segment was, unintentionally, a great ad for Hillary Clinton.

Most Democrats Want Clinton to Run in 2016

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
While Democrats are eager for a presidential bid by Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Republican field appears to be far more mixed, according to a new poll.

Most Democrats Want Clinton to Run in 2016

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Thu, 02/27/2014 - 12:00am
While Democrats are eager for a presidential bid by Hillary Rodham Clinton, the Republican field appears to be far more mixed, according to a new poll.

A Military Budget to Fit the Times

NY Times - Chuck Hagel Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
The modest proposals from Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel reflect a more realistic assessment of America’s global role.

Senate Panel Says Credit Suisse Helped Hide U.S. Assets

NY Times - John McCain Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
Senators accused the bank of helping thousands of Americans hide billions of dollars in assets from United States tax authorities.

Governor Brewer Promises to 'Do the Right Thing' for Arizona

NY Times - John McCain Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
Gov. Jan Brewer responds on Twitter to the mounting pressure to veto legislation that would allow business owners to refuse service to gays and others.

Why the I.R.S. Scandal Won’t Go Away

NY Times - Barack Obama Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
The endless Congressional investigations serve a crucial purpose for Republican politicians, strategists and fundraisers.

Ex-President Ventures Where Some Might Not

NY Times - Barack Obama Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
When red-state Democrats need a popular national leader in their corner, former President Bill Clinton is the man they call.

Clinton Addresses a Key Constituency at the University of Miami

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
Hillary Rodham Clinton talked about foreign policy, the Affordable Care Act and the importance of the Millennial Generation during a talk Wednesday night at the University of Miami.

Times Minute | Clinton's 2016 Numbers

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:00am
Former first lady Hillary Clinton is the popular choice among Democrats in a New York Times/CBS News poll. Also on the Minute, the future for troops in Afghanistan and the growing trend of “phablets.”

Pentagon Officials Say They’re Willing to Assume Risks of a Reduced Army

NY Times - Chuck Hagel Feed - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel formally unveiled the department’s $496 billion budget for the 2015 fiscal year and acknowledged the risk of a proposed troop reduction.

Credit Suisse Helped U.S. Clients Hide Billions in Assets, Senate Report Says

NY Times - John McCain Feed - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
The report says the bank helped American customers evade taxes through a variety of means, and sent Swiss bankers to the United States to secretly recruit new clients.

A Magazine Cover for a Famously Humble Ambassador

NY Times - Joe Biden Feed - Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
In an interview with the Chinese edition of Men’s Health, Gary Locke, the departing United States ambassador to China, said he could hold a plank position for 51 minutes.

Pentagon Plans to Shrink Army to Pre-World War II Level

NY Times - Chuck Hagel Feed - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s budget proposal would eliminate an entire class of Air Force attack jets and scale back the size of the Army not just to pre-9/11 levels, but to the force’s size in 1940.

On Disabilities Treaty, the Right Fights With the Right

NY Times - John McCain Feed - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities faces an uphill slog in the Senate to get ratification.

Stability and Chaos, Hallmarks of Presidential Races, Swap Parties

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Republican primaries usually amount to coronations, nominating whomever is deemed next in line, while the Democratic contests are often messier affairs. This time the roles are reversed.

Stability and Chaos, Hallmarks of Presidential Races, Swap Parties

NY Times - Hillary Clinton Feed - Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Republican primaries usually amount to coronations, nominating whomever is deemed next in line, while the Democratic contests are often messier affairs. This time the roles are reversed.
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