President Obama has been jetting around the country, warning of untold pain and suffering starting today when the sequester budget cuts kick in. But if he really buys his own gloom and doom, writes Shikha Dalmia, there is a way he can avoid major cuts for the rest of the fiscal year: Recall the outstanding Troubled Asset Relief Program, or TARP, bailout money that General Motors and his Wall Street pals are still sitting on. If Obama wants social justice, how about recovering the bailout money before sticking it to taxpayers yet again?
Let people join with the like-minded to reject officials and laws that don’t suit them and to construct systems that do.
The president's final batch of clemency actions includes commutations for dozens of nonviolent drug offenders.
The mom got the kid back, but not the car.
Their letter to Congress warns about inevitable abuses against religious and racial minorities.