At a White House press conference to mark the launch of a new anti-dating violence PSA aimed at young men, Vice President Joe Biden said that while abused women now have access to resources and are able to report their violence without being chastised, there is still work to be done.
The White House released a new public service announcement (PSA) Thursday aimed at showing young men that dating violence is always “unacceptable,” as a part of the “1 is 2 Many Campaign” to stop violence against women.
Bryson was involved in a pair of strange car accidents near Los Angeles earlier in the month that were attributed to a seizure he suffered while behind the wheel. (Photo/Ray Yamamoto)
The Obama administration seems certain that last week’s directive removing “young people who are low enforcement priorities” from the roster of deportation candidates was within their Constitutional authority, but House Republicans aren’t so certain. In a press release Wednesday, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) announced he had sent a pair of letters to […]
President Barack Obama holds a surprising 13 percent lead over Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney, according to a new poll conducted by Bloomberg News. Obama holds 53 percent support while Romney trails with 40 percent. The margin represents a significantly stronger lead than any recent poll has given the President. Despite Obama’s apparent advantage, 60 […]
The Obama administration’s election year decision to defer deportation for some undocumented immigrants is receiving wide support among likely voters, according to a new Bloomberg Poll. 64 percent of respondents said that they backed the plan, which would allow undocumented immigrants brought to the country before they were 16 to receive work permits if they […]
A minor note of cross-party agreement was struck Monday as House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Senator Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) signaled they had come to an agreement with the Department of Education over continued funding of a popular federal student voucher program for Washington D.C. students. The program in question, the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program […]
President Obama weighed in Monday on yesterday’s elections in Greece.
“We are united in the belief that the Syrian people should have the opportunity to independently and democratically choose their own future,” the two leaders said.