The (Fiscal) Circus is in Town

What Now?

Paul Brandus
It has been nearly a month since the election and we’ve learned a few things:...

Fiscal Cliff Latest

Governors to Warn Obama

Paul Brandus
Six Governors - three Republicans and three Democrats - come to the White House today...

Fiscal Cliff - Wednesday

More Campaigning from President

Paul Brandus
President Obama continues pushing for his avoid-the-fiscal-cliff-plan today, not by talking with lawmakers, but with...

Watch out! Dick Cheney Behind the Wheel

  Look Out! Dick Cheney in Dallas, 1976       (Photo: David Hume Kennerly) ********************************************************************* ...

President Hardens Stance on Fiscal Cliff

Geithner: "Absolutely" Prepared to Go Over Cliff

Paul Brandus
President Obama is back on the campaign trail today, and in familiar territory - Virginia,...

November Unemployment Drops to 7.7%

Lowest Rate Since Dec. 2008

Paul Brandus
The November unemployment rate fell to 7.7%, the Labor Department says, the lowest since December...

Obama-Boehner Meeting

No Progress Reported

Paul Brandus
While you were watching football yesterday, President Obama and House Speaker Boehner were engaged in...

White House Christmas Card

  2012 White House Christmas card. Autopen edition                      ...

Morning Roundup

Politics, Economy

In today's roundup: Don't be fooled by the visible lack of progress on the fiscal...

Progress Reported on Fiscal Talks

White House Concessions

Paul Brandus
More signs of progress to avert falling off the fiscal cliff. President Obama is now...

In Newtown

Along with the Situation Room photo during the bin-Laden raid, the picture released in Newtown...

Assault Weapons: Republicans Turn Their Backs on Ronald Reagan

Sandy Hook: What Might Have Been

Paul Brandus
Here's a challenge for those of you who don't think we need to do anything...

Fiscal Cliff Update

A short video

Not looking like a white Christmas this year. So this will have to do. (Photo/WWR) ...

White House Snow

Not looking like a white Christmas this year. So this will have to do. (Photo/WWR) ...

The Hidden Cost of Guns

Paul Brandus
It has now been nearly two weeks since the Newtown massacre once again cast an...

Five Disturbing Trends to Watch in 2013

(first posted in The Week.com)

Paul Brandus
The presidential election. Hurricane Sandy. Benghazi. The Petraeus scandal. The Colorado movie theater massacre. The...
Sep
12

1994: Plane crashes into White House, just below Clinton's bedroom...