Ladies First: FLOTUS heckled by protester


First lady Michelle Obama addresses the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's 42nd Annual Phoenix Awards dinner in Washington, in this, Sept. 22, 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
 
She’s known to many for her style and upbeat attitude, but first lady Michelle Obama is quick to admit she doesn’t take hecklers well.
 
 
 

What the Veep? If bullets were chocolate
A 7-year-old boy from Milwaukee is making a stand against gun violence, and has taken his plan straight...
 

Social Status: Printable pistols
A University of Texas law student has made history and headlines recently by successfully firing the...
 

Ladies First: FLOTUS and Jason Collins team up
A week ago, first lady Michelle Obama tweeted to NBA star Jason Collins that "We've got your back." She's...
 

DC Download: Weekly rewind
Although Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court were on break, this week was packed with plenty of political...
 

Gen Y: Why we’re so cynical
Gen Y has been called lazy, haplessly doomed and politically apathetic. Why do they feel this way? Short...
 

At White House dinner, Obama's got jokes Video
President Barack Obama took time to laugh at himself during the 2013 White House Correspondents' Dinner,...
 

While talking guns, Biden gets news of explosions Video
Although he hadn't planned on it, Vice President Joe Biden became the first person from the White House...
 

DC Download: Outcry over Obama's budget Video
President Obama's 2014 budget is getting a lot of criticism from all angles, and not all of it is constructive.
 

Gen Y: What plagues us Video
The U.S. government makes it easy to take what you need to pay the astronomical tuition bill each semester,...
 
 
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Political News


Judge to consider ruling on BMV vanity…
A Marion County judge could soon decide if the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles will be forced to immediately reinstate…
 

Policy cancellations: Obama will allow…
Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law to give insurance companies…
 

AP Essay: For boomers, JFK death ripples…
The way it is described, even now, by so many Americans: the "loss of innocence" that left us vulnerable to so much of the…
 

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Indiana Politics


Gov. officially names new state auditor
Gov. Mike Pence made the formal announcement Thursday morning that Dwayne Sawyer will be the next state auditor.
 

Pence names appointees to Ind. motorsports…
Gov. Mike Pence has appointed two motorsports veterans to serve on a state panel tasked with helping to create a sound,…
 

Pence to announce new auditor Thursday
Governor Mike Pence will name Dwayne Sawyer to become the new State Auditor on Thursday. 
 

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U.S. Congressional News


House worker yells during vote, escorted…
A woman described by lawmakers and aides as a long-time House stenographer has been removed from the chamber during a vote…
 

GOP pushes rising stars amid calls for…
BOSTON (AP) — Republican officials are looking to promote a fresh group of diverse rising stars to help resolve their…
 

7 Democrats, 5 Republicans vying for US…
BOSTON (AP) — Seven Democrats and three Republicans have qualified for the primary ballot in the state's special election…
 

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Indiana (change)

 
Indiana politics enter a new era as MIke Pence prepares to take over as the next governor.
 
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