Sep 27, 2013 — A political journalist tells congressional Republicans to pull the trigger on a government shutdown and debt default... Speaker Boehner's attempt to placate his House GOP caucus' hardliners fails ... Someone goes cute and furry to sell Obamacare.
Nov 1, 2011 — A woman who filed a sexual-harassment complaint against front-running GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain more than a decade ago has confirmed for NPR the accuracy of a published report asserting that Cain was the target of two such complaints by female subordinates when he headed the National Restaurant Association in the late 1990s
Aug 12, 2011 — The congressional supercommittee faces the task of cutting at least $1.2 trillion from the federal deficit over the next 10 years. Those seeking to influence the panel's recommendations also see a chance for gains.
Sep 28, 2010 — The high hopes President Obama helped create in 2008 have crashed into harsh reality. Perhaps voters expected too much. Perhaps Obama promised too much.
Sep 27, 2010 — A new survey from Politico and George Washington University signals discontent with the president over changes in health care laws and his efforts to get the economy moving.
Dec 8, 2009 — On a regular basis the Ombudsman's office gets complaints about Mara Liasson and Juan Williams appearing on Fox. But ever since Politico did a story implying that the White House asked NPR to remove Liasson from Fox —which is did not —an unusual...