Upending Welfare Reform? Obama Criticized for Giving States More Flexibility
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Upending Welfare Reform? Obama Criticized for Giving States More Flexibility

[ABC News] After the Obama administration announced this week that it is opening up waivers…

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Obama Campaign Renews Call for Romney Release of Tax Returns
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Obama Campaign Renews Call for Romney Release of Tax Returns

[ABC News] The Obama campaign is renewing calls on presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney to release…

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Gibbs: President “100% Committed” to Ending Bush Tax Cuts for Rich
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Gibbs: President “100% Committed” to Ending Bush Tax Cuts for Rich

[CBS News] Obama campaign senior adviser Robert Gibbs said the president is “100 percent committed”…

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Scalia’s Two Cents: Justice Draws Criticism For Political Views in Decisions
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Scalia’s Two Cents: Justice Draws Criticism For Political Views in Decisions

[ABC News] Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, possibly the most outspoken judge in the history…

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Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Grappling With ‘Physical and Emotional Ailments’
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Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Grappling With ‘Physical and Emotional Ailments’

[ABC News] Nearly two months after taking a leave of absence from Congress, Rep. Jesse Jackson…

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Doctors Shortage Expected to Worsen With Surge of New Patients
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Doctors Shortage Expected to Worsen With Surge of New Patients

by Akeya Dickson NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As more people become covered as…

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Air Conditioning, Outlets Still Sought Out Post-Storm as Heat Wave, Power Outages Persist
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Air Conditioning, Outlets Still Sought Out Post-Storm as Heat Wave, Power Outages Persist

by Akeya Dickson NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Marie Bangura played host to some…

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Healthcare Ruling Sparks 13,000 Tweets Per Minute
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Healthcare Ruling Sparks 13,000 Tweets Per Minute

[Mashable] The Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as “Obamacare,”…

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Jindal Says He Won’t Implement Obamacare
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Jindal Says He Won’t Implement Obamacare

[ABCNews.com] Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, one of Mitt Romney’s possible running mates, said that despite…

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Supreme Court Hands Obama a Huge Healthcare Victory
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Supreme Court Hands Obama a Huge Healthcare Victory

By George E. Curry Editor-in-Chief NNPA News Service WASHINGTON (NNPA) – With conservative Chief Justice…

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