Starting a new job is always tough. You want early success to prove you really were the right pick.
That's especially true if you happen to be the first woman to hold that job. Ever.
So when President Obama on Wednesday nominated Janet Yellen to lead the Federal Reserve, she might have had two reactions: 1) Yippee and 2) Uh-oh.
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission, which oversees the nation's one hundred nuclear reactors, has announced it will temporarily close its doors on Wednesday evening, due to the government shutdown. Safety operations will not be affected.
Originally published on Mon November 4, 2013 12:26 pm
We've known for years that Congress — as a whole — is unpopular.
Originally published on Wed October 9, 2013 7:14 pm
Another member of the Obama family wants to come to Washington. But don't expect the president to campaign for him.
Milton Wolf, a distant cousin of President Obama's, announced Tuesday he will run for the U.S. Senate in Kansas, challenging three-term Sen. Pat Roberts in the Republican primary.
There's some political distance between Wolf and his cousin in the White House, to put it mildly.
An outspoken critic of the president's health care law, Wolf writes a conservative column for the Washington Times and has made several appearances on Fox News.