Topic: CBS Corporation
Despite various efforts to coopt 'tea party' momentum and energy for the mainstream GOP, elections continue to show that the movement has a mind of its own.
09/21/2010 07:27 pm
What do Christine O'Donnell and Sarah Palin have in common? You mean, aside from the obvious? "Just give [O'Donnell] bangs and a pair of rimmed glasses and she'd be a dead ringer for..." Jon Stewart said on his show, flashing side by side photos of the two women after O'Donnell's victory in the Delaware Senate primaries last week. Political commentators can't resist the comparison, not just on where O'Donnell and Palin stand on the issues, but in other aspects as well, especially considering Sarah Palin's endorsement and mentoring of what many are calling her own "Mini-me." Why should comedians be any different?
09/21/2010 03:48 pm
Many Americans are cynical about government, but they like dangerously out-of-touch politicians even less.
09/20/2010 03:11 pm
President Obama on Thursday again stressed his commitment to double US exports in five years and, thus, create 2 million jobs. Is a tougher stance toward China part of his plan?
09/16/2010 01:20 pm
If Congress does nothing, the Bush tax cuts expire at the end of this year. Here's a look at the options now being debated.
09/13/2010 03:20 pm
There are a couple of reasons House Republican leader John Boehner may be relenting on extending the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy. Both have to do with Election 2010.
09/13/2010 12:14 pm
House Republican leader John Boehner said he’d vote to extend tax cuts for middle-class Americans even if the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy were allowed to expire. Did he mean it, or was it a calculated move to get President Obama off his back?
09/12/2010 12:19 pm
The controversial settlement opens the door for the US to pressure the United Nations to end sanctions imposed during Saddam Hussein's rule, which were never fully lifted.
09/09/2010 05:50 pm
Google logo secret message rumors abound. But what's really behind all those bouncing Google balls?
09/07/2010 03:38 pm
The number of illegal immigrants in the US has declined by about 1 million since the start of the recession. A new study looks at the trend state by state. Here are the top five.
09/02/2010 08:16 pm