President Obama is mulling a controversial new tax program that would require members of his Cabinet to pay taxes owed under the Federal tax code, the White House confirmed today.
Gupta downplays safety risks in treatments, and was criticized for his reporting on Vioxx, a pain medication that was withdrawn from the market in 2004 because it causes heart attacks.
Judd Gregg apparently demanded a Republican Senate appointment in return for a Cabinet post. That's just as bad as Blagojevich.
Progressives must ensure that President Obama's nominees receive the same fair and balanced treatment demanded by Senate Republicans.
Let's face it, there's plenty of folks who can fill Daschle's post. He's an extraneous piece of the Obama puzzle.
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On Friday, President Obama, a onetime organizer, had more words to say about unions, and they were the kind of explicit endorsement that we literally haven't heard from a president since FDR's day.
People in high places ought to pay their taxes, to set an example for the rest of us. Especially the Treasury Secretary, who oversees the IRS.
Once the employer realizes his/her employees are willing to stand up for better pay, more affordable healthcare, and better working conditions by forming a union, they begin to fight.
Most industries are adapting and evolving during these uncertain times, but the arts have been in flux for years and years, long preceding Bush and Wall Street's dismantling.
Whether it is big oil, big coal, big natural gas or big auto -- the forces behind our unsustainable hydrocarbon economy are willing to do or say absolutely anything to maintain the status quo.
Technology and the Internet were crucial to helping elect Barack Obama president and it will be crucial to the success of his administration.
He is not just saying we need to improve government operations. He's saying we need to put this issue front and center and then he is taking real action.
What gives some in the GOP the real jitters though is not the message as much as the messenger. Solis wears her working class roots on her blue collared shirt sleeve.
Nearly everyone agrees that improving education is important to the future of America. Yet, there's no unanimous definition of being educated. What's yours?
GOP leaders appear to be willing to play "chicken" with the nation's troubled economy by holding up the vote on the Obama's choice for Secretary of Labor, the pro-worker Hilda Solis.