Despite myths to the contrary, a large and growing share of the nation’s poor work full time — sometimes 60 or more hours a week – yet still don’t earn enough to lift themselves and their families out of poverty. Meanwhile, a large and growing portion of the super-rich have never broken a sweat.
The already poor relationship between the Obama administration and the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks set to get worse, with Iran nuclear talks nearing an important deadline at the end of the month.
On Friday, House Speaker John Boehner's spokesman announced he would be visiting Israel in the coming weeks.
House Speaker John Boehner won Internet fame – or infamy, depending on your perspective – for appearing to silently 'throw shade' against President Obama during last month’s State of the Union address.