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...]

Scott Brown Falsely Announces New Fiscal Cliff Proposal From Obama To GOP Leaders

By: Jennifer Bendery, Huffingtonpost.com | Photo: Scott Senne, AP WASHINGTON -- Sen. Scott Brown (R-Mass.) caused a stir on Thursday by saying that President Barack Obama had sent over a new fiscal cliff proposal to Senate Republican leaders -- a key development that nobody else had heard … [Read more...]

GOP must not ignore J.C. Watts

By Roland Martin, CNN Contributor - Source CNN Editor's note: Roland Martin is a syndicated columnist and author of "The First: President Barack Obama's Road to the White House." He is a commentator for the TV One cable network and host/managing editor of its Sunday morning news show, … [Read more...]

Fiscal Cliff Stalemate

WASHINGTON D.C. (AURN) -- The White House says it will not negotiate a deal on the fiscal cliff through the press and refuses to confirm or deny specific detials from the negotiations.  President Obama has made his voice heard on the proposed plan from the GOP and it may be a stalemate in the deal … [Read more...]

To Strike Fiscal Deal, Obama Turns to the Public

By: Alexis Simendinger, Real Clear Politics President Obama isn’t anchored to a chair in the White House with House and Senate leaders, sweating out a budget deal before Dec. 31 -- not yet anyway. Instead, he’s spending the week meeting with business representatives and other stakeholders before … [Read more...]