MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, who has said some controversial things about Obamacare, also said he isn't the author of the law. But folks like him – not legislators – are just the sorts of people who do write laws.
The Senate passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill Saturday, avoiding a government shutdown. Both liberals and conservatives dislike the bill, but that could be its charm.
Drought-stricken California can use the water that came by the bucketful in this week’s storm. But much more is needed for the parched state to fully recover.
A 2012 video purportedly showing Michael Brown beating an old black man is likely a false claim, according to Snopes.com