Topic: USA TODAY
President Obama unveiled the 'patient's bill of rights' Tuesday as part of an effort to sell health-care reform to a still-skeptical public. Republicans are talking about a repeal.
06/22/2010 05:58 pm
About 59 percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents are ‘more enthusiastic than usual’ about voting in November than in previous elections, according to a new Gallup poll.
06/21/2010 02:10 pm
The media do damage by playing up every hint of conflict to produce “sexier” stories. Recent coverage of a Southern Poverty Law Center report on 'hate groups' proves the point.
06/16/2010 11:07 am
06/15/2010 01:49 pm
In the Gulf oil spill crisis, President Obama has shied away from theatrical moments that symbolize he's in charge. Tuesday's Oval Office speech is his attempt to take charge on his own terms.
06/15/2010 09:25 am
Starbucks will roll out free Wi-Fi access July 1 and will eventually include a new network of news and entertainment content exclusively for customers.
06/14/2010 03:50 pm
The Cup's tab comes to about $122 per South African -- a substantial sum relative to public revenues of about $75 billion
06/08/2010 10:24 am
With private pay at historic lows, the US government is becoming a larger and larger share of the US economy.
05/29/2010 11:21 pm
Public opinion polls find more than 70 percent of Americans disapprove of BP's handling of the Gulf oil spill, and support for offshore drilling has taken a dive since the disaster.
05/29/2010 10:33 am
Rep. Kevin McCarthy, the Republican chief deputy whip, says the president is in political danger because of his response to the Gulf oil spill.
05/27/2010 12:41 pm