Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Monday called on Democrats in the Senate to stand up to President Barack Obama's intent to take executive action on immigration and "remind the president he is not a king."
Sharpton works to spread Ferguson unrest across the country
Activists from across the country are gearing up for the highly anticipated announcement of a grand jury's decision over whether a white police officer should face criminal charges in the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Wednesday.
GOP governors respond to Obama's illegal alien executive order
The nation's Republican governors on Wednesday lashed out at President Barack Obama's plans to unilaterally protect millions of immigrants from deportation, but clashed over whether their congressional colleagues should threaten a government shutdown in response.
Obama plays with constitutional fire Earlier this week, President Obama made it clear that he will soon offer some form of limited amnesty to about five million foreign nationals who are currently living illegally in the United States.
Jonathan Gruber: Obamacare Architect, Unplugged Economist Milton Freeman said the promotion of bad policy requires two types of advocates. "Do-gooders" act in good faith but out of ignorance. The second type are the "special interest" rent-seekers, who stand to personally profit from the scheme.
Professor: Union dues wrongly used for politics A college professor is challenging the use of her union dues to promote the gubernatorial campaign of Democratic Gov.-elect Tom Wolf, adding fuel to a simmering legislative debate over dues deductions from public employees' paychecks.