Politics

Obama Budget Would Expand Tax Credit to 13.5M Childless Workers

The annual Obama budget proposal would increase earned-income tax credits for childless workers, while curtailing tax breaks for the wealthy. More 

Sheryl Sandberg Running for Senate? Not So Fast …

Dueling unnamed sources "close" to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg have told the UK Daily Mail that she is or isn't prepping a bid for a U.S. Senate seat. More 

Keystone Pipeline Protest: Over 300 College Students Arrested

A protest against the proposed Keystone Pipeline outside the White House on Sunday led to the arrest of more than 300 college students. More 

My Brother’s Keeper: Obama’s New Plan to Help Young Men

President Barack Obama unveiled a new initiative to support young African-American and Hispanic men at a White House event on Thursday. More 

Affordable Care Act News: Obamacare Enrollment Reaches Milestone

The Obama Administration says that 4 million people have now signed up for health insurance through Obamacare online exchanges. More 

Big Companies Urge Jan Brewer to Veto Arizona Anti-Gay Bill

Arizona's Governor is being pressed by companies from American Airlines to Apple not to sign an Arizona anti-gay bill into law. More 

Score! Colorado to Collect $184M in Marijuana Taxes

A state report says that Colorado will collected $184 million in tax revenue from legal marijuana sales in the first 18 months after legalization. More