“Presidents don’t get vacations, they just get a change of scenery.”
Obama is taking a brief break from his two-week vacation at Martha’s Vineyard to head back to Washington, where he will meet with Joe Biden and other White House advisors.
A grand jury in Texas indicted Governor Rick Perry indicted Friday on charges of abuse of power and coercion.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew to begin midnight Saturday in the city of Ferguson, following the shooting death of an 18-year-old by a police officer.
Governor Chris Christie delivered a different message to beachgoers in Asbury Park, from the one he delivered in 2011, by promoting the last few weeks of the summer shore season even as Hurricane Irene approached.
The Planned Parent Maine Action Fund has moved in behind Democratic U.S. Representative Mike Michaud’s bid for governor with a promise to spend over $500K in campaigns for upcoming elections.
South Korean auto maker Hyundai Motor Co. will pay a $17.35 million fine for its delay in recalling 43,500 defective Genesis sedans, said the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The President admitted that the U.S. “tortured some folks” in the years after 9/11.
“I think Congress has to sit down and have a serious look at the rest of this Constitution, and that includes that i-word that we don’t want to say,” Rep. King said in an interview on Sunday.
In the 2001 Australia recording, Clinton is referring to a proposed strike in December 1998.