Julia Pierson provided no coherent plan to fix what ails the agency that holds the president’s life in its hands.
As if on cue, each time headlines reveal a new Secret Service scandal, President Obama and his White House defend the agency. The latest example was Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken’s statement on the Secret Service’s failure, in 2011, to detect gunshots at the White House until four days later. Blinken said that the task of…
The Obama administration will pay $9 million over the next two years to give taxpayer-funded attorneys to some of the illegal immigrant children who have surged across the U.S. border this year, the Health and Human Services Department said Tuesday.
More than 2.5 million middle skill, livable wage jobs will be created in the next few years, many of them a world away from their dirtier iterations of decades ago. But will Americans embrace the new jobs and find the training they need to get them?
Conservative leaders are meeting to decide whether to go to bat for Sen. Pat Roberts (R).
President Barack Obama’s flagging approval ratings are keeping him off the campaign trail this fall in the conservative states that could decide control of the Senate, but Democrats battling for political survival have another surrogate ready to work: Joe Manchin. The West Virginia senator, perhaps the most conservative Democrat in the Senate,…
The security agreement allows 9,800 American troops to remain to help train and advise Afghan forces.