President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism — far more than most Americans possess. Read more →
Archives for January 2016
Donald Trump and Ted Cruz are running neck and neck in Iowa, while Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are also locked in a tight race in the Hawkeye State. Read more →
Saying that America faces a “gun violence epidemic,” President Obama is taking “a series of common-sense executive actions” to reduce gun violence Tuesday, the White House says. First among the measures: tighter rules on background checks for gun buyers. Read more →
Federal authorities made no immediate attempt to retake the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in the remote high desert of eastern Oregon, which about two dozen activists seized over the weekend as part of a decades-long fight over public lands in the West.
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Happy 2016, is there one thing that candidates running for the White House could resolve to do (or not to do) that would make the U.S. a better place? Read more →