U.S. Politics

Bobby Jindal Creates Twitter Storm with Remarks

Bobby Jindal the Governor of Louisiana and the latest U.S. Presidential candidate for the GOP to announce, caused a storm on Twitter in India of insults and jokes after he said he does not like being referred to as an Indian-American. Jindal is the first candidate of Indian origin to join a presidential race in […]

Cruz’s Father Heats Up Campaign with Comments

Rafael Cruz, Ted Cruz’s father, is an evangelical pastor. He is a Cuban-American who is 76 years old and fled Cuba and the Batista regime during the 1950s. He is a very practiced speaker who can bring evangelicals up to their feet, which is a powerful weapon for son Ted in one of the biggest […]

Donald Trump Did Not Have Authorization to Use Neil Young Song

Singer and songwriter Neil Young is not pleased with the Republican Party’s newest Presidential candidate Donald Trump. The real estate mogul came on stage at the kickoff announcement for his campaign on Tuesday with the sounds of Rockin in the Free World, a song written by Young, blaring through the Trump Tower atrium in New […]

Clinton in New Hampshire, Bush Announces Candidacy

Jeb Bush is announcing on Monday he will run for President. The former Florida governor is set to announce at 3:00 pm ET that he will attempt to win the Republican nomination for president. Hillary Clinton is already campaigning for the Democratic nomination and held the largest rally thus far this past Saturday on Roosevelt […]

Rand Paul: Republicans Need To Appeal to More Minorities

While traveling through southern California during a campaign trip, Rand Paul the Republican Senator called on the GOP to broaden outreach to minorities whom he beleives would help propel his party to more victories across the nation. While he set the positive message forward to his party, which has been struggling across California, the senator […]

Jeb Bush Promoting Trade between U.S. and Europe

Jeb Bush is starting a trip through Eastern Europe for five days on Tuesday and is planning to use a speech on Tuesday in Berlin to promote trade ties between the U.S. and Europe. At the same time, he will use the time to criticize Vladimir Putin the Russian President over his aggression in Ukraine. […]

Obama-Biden Relationship in Full Display at Funeral Service

There are few relationships in the nation’s capitol as complex as that of the president and the vice president, which is a partnership that is forged by political necessity and defined often by competing self-interests and rivalry. For President Barack Obama and his Vice President Joseph Biden, there has been some trying moments since the […]

Bobby Jindal Will Make Presidential Announcement June 24

Bobby Jindal the conservative Republican Governor of Louisiana said Wednesday that he would announce in New Orleans on June 24 if he would join an already large field of fellow GOP members running for president. He said that if he decides to announce on that date that he would seek the GOP nomination for the […]

Paul Battling Critics While NSA Program for Data Collection Expires

Democrats and Republicans engaged in a strong round of pointing fingers on Monday after inaction by the Senate led to key programs in counterterrorism expiring. Included in those programs was the National Security Agency’s bulk data collection of phone records of Americans. Taking a great deal of the heat was Senator Rand Paul a Republican […]

Obama Saying Only a Few Senators Are Blocking Surveillance Reform

President Barack Obama gave a warning on Friday that surveillance powers that are used to prevent Americans from being attacked could lapse Sunday at midnight unless a few senators stop preventing reform of the legislation. Obama said he told Mitch McConnell the Majority Leader of the Senate and a few other senators that he is […]