Amid Netanyahu's Washington visit, human rights groups say the city's new mayor has presided over an increase in initiatives that could thwart Palestinian statehood.
At a Monitor breakfast, the Homeland Security secretary also comments on border and immigration issues. But when asked if she's on the shortlist for the impending Supreme Court vacancy, she avoided the question.
By 2016, a new car will pollute less and get more than 35 miles per gallon, but its sticker price will be at least $600 higher.
Supporters and critics agree that it greatly empowers consumers and changes the credit-card industry.
The new regulations on fuel economy and tailpipe emissions announced Tuesday are 'part of a far larger effort,' he said.