Could Government Shutdown Lead to Recession?

(AURN) -- Congresswoman Marcia Fudge says congressional leaders are working long nights voting on a budget, but says Republicans must come up with a clean continuing resolution to keep the government going.  Meanwhile she says the longer the federal government is shut down, recession … [Read more...]

New Gallup Poll Shows Democrats Lead at Start of 2013

A new Gallup poll released today shows Democrats have taken the lead in Party Identification as we start 2013. The poll showed 47 percent of Americans identified as Democrats, while 42 percent identified as Republicans. Gallup wrote: “The new Democratic advantage is mostly due to an increased … [Read more...]

It’s official: Allen West has lost congressional seat

By Matt Sedansky, Associated Press WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Firebrand Republican Rep. Allen West was defeated by Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy, according to the state’s vote count Saturday, but the incumbent won’t concede. The state issued complete but unofficial results showing … [Read more...]

Exclusive: President Obama Pre-Mid Term Election Interview

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ____________________________________________________________________ Internal Transcript October 26, 2010RADIO INTERVIEW OF THE PRESIDENT WITH APRIL RYAN Via Telephone Call - 3:15 P.M. EDT Q President Obama, thanks for joining us on the eve of November … [Read more...]