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Congressional Testimony

Game Change: Cheney Opens Himself to Subpoena Regarding 9/11, Iraq, Torture and Valerie Plame

Paul Abrams | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Paul Abrams

When Dick Cheney appears before Congress to answer questions about his actions that caused the death and maiming of hundreds of thousands of people, some from incompetence, some as a result of outright lying- -- then he can come talk to us about Hillary Clinton testifying again.

Military Suicides Rise, Despite 900 Programs

Joseph Bobrow | Posted 08.21.2013 | Politics
Joseph Bobrow

Not facing and addressing the appropriate depth of experience is ill-informed and borders on malpractice. The more things change, the saying goes, more they stay the same. As more and more die by their own hand. It is shameful.

D.M. Levine

Lost Faith

HuffingtonPost.com | D.M. Levine | Posted 06.28.2012 | Business

Americans are losing faith in the stock market, Securities and Exchange Commission chair Mary Schapiro told Congress on Thursday. Investors have a...

Dimon Cutters

Michael Farr | Posted 06.14.2012 | Business
Michael Farr

No matter what anyone tells you, it stands to reason that this European crisis is significant and will be around for quite a while longer. What will markets do?

Tyler Kingkade

Rochester Professor: Fluke Is 'Extortionist With An Overweening Sense Of Entitlement'

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.16.2012 | College

Students at the University of Rochester are upset with a professor who defended radio host Rush Limbaugh for calling Georgetown University Law student...

Fed Chairman: Big Banks Need 'More-Stringent' Rules

Posted 07.11.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON - Larger financial firms should face more onerous regulatory requirements to make sure they can withstand turbulence in economy or cred...

Colbert Sparks Debate About 'Expert' Celebrities

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There are congressional hearings and there are comedy shows, and the twain rarely meet. So when a House panel on immigration combi...

Who's That Guy Behind Colbert?

Mike Bonifer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Bonifer

Opus Moreschi counterpoints Colbert's monologue perfectly. He's working the room with his eyes, his attention alternating between Colbert and members of the committee, like a scientist coolly observing an experiment.

Petraeus' Vow to Protect Soldiers: A True Commitment or Empty Promise?

Joshua Kors | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joshua Kors

Since 2001, over 22,600 soldiers have been pressed into signing such documents, affirming a pre-existing condition, making them ineligible for disability benefits, saving the military billions of dollars.

This Week in Cheating: Goldman Testifies

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

As Goldman Sachs prepares to testify before Congress, The Cheater offers a few proven tricks.

Taking Action for Arts Education: Charles Segars

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Charles Segars, Chair of the Campaign to Save Arts Education for LAUSD, spoke with ForYourArt about arts advocacy after his testimony in support of the measure to appropriate $180 million for the NEA.

Forget Ritual Suicide, What About Joe Barton's Political Suicide?

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Disgrasian

Oh, how that sneaky Rep. Joseph Cao (R-LA) toys with our emotions! We never know how we're gonna feel about him (okay, pretty sure we love the guy--bu...

Secretary Clinton Testifies Before Congress

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is telling Congress that the core goal of President Barack Obama's anti-terror strategy i...