| Feb 1, 2010
| 7:54 PM
Our socialist president has taken on the demeanor of a CEO in dealing with NASA.
Barack Obama wants to stop this silly notion of flying Buck Rogers around the solar system, and turn a bloated manned spaceflight program at least partially over to the...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 11:24 PM
HOUSTON (AP) - Republican gubernatorial candidate Debra Medina is continuing to backpedal from remarks that she has questions whether the U.S. government was involved in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Medina said Friday she blames the stumble and...
| Jan 13, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) --- Republican U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison of
Texas has announced that she will retire after her current term
expires next year.
In a letter released Thursday, Hutchison said she will not run
for re-election in 2012. Hutchison has...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 1:31 AM
Before President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech, many Senate and House members vowed to mute traditional partisan divisions by sitting with ideological foes to show their shared goal of confronting big national problems.
Indeed, Tuesday night'...
| Feb 2, 2011
When Arthur Massei learned that the new health law would cut his tax break for buying medicine, he enlisted in a broad, well-financed corporate lobbying campaign to repeal the provision.
Massei is one of an estimated 30 million Americans who use pre-...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 5:52 PM
No to god and no to Jesus Christ! That's the response several local groups got when they tried to use religious words during ceremonies at the Houston National Cemetery.
Now they're in big trouble.
Members of the National Memorial Ladies, a volunteer...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 5:49 PM
Congress has reached a bipartisan compromise to end a two-week partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration that has idled tens of thousands of workers and cost the government about $30 million a day in uncollected airline ticket taxes,...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:25 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate approved legislation Friday ending a two-week partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration, clearing the way for thousands of employees to return to work and hundreds of airport construction projects to resume....
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:08 PM
A White House official says President Barack Obama has signed a bill to end a two-week partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration and allow thousands of employees to return to work.
Lawmakers reached a bipartisan compromise Thursday to...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:30 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is running for president, a spokesman confirmed Thursday, a move certain to shake up the race for the GOP nomination much to the delight of conservatives looking for a candidate to embrace.
Perry spokesman Mark Miner said the...
| Nov 7, 2011
Herman Cain faced a new claim of sexually inappropriate behavior Monday as a Chicago woman told reporters the former head of the National Restaurant Association groped her after a dinner together in 1997.
Sharon Bialek, who worked at the restaurant...