Republican Party

GOP Blocks More Obama Nominees in Senate
December 9th, 2013

Senate Republicans appeared to be an ostacle to immediate approval of minor nominations by the U.S. President Monday following Democratic move that weakened the minority party’s traditional ability to block most presidential appointments.

Republicans Offer Short-Term Plan to Postpone U.S. Default
October 10th, 2013

The House of Representatives’ Republicans offered a plan that would postpone a possible U.S. default, reports say.

White House Rejects Latest Republican Offer to End Shutdown
October 1st, 2013

The White House rejected a Republican plan to reopen portions of the U.S. government on Tuesday, causing shutdown of the U.S. government.

Government Shutdown Nears as House Votes to Delay ObamaCare
September 29th, 2013

The federal government near as the House of Representatives votes to delay Obamacare.

Obama and Boehner Hold ‘Frank’ Meeting Amid ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Frustration
December 14th, 2012

President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner met on Thursday to discuss one more time impending tax hikes and spending cuts, nut nothing significant was offered.

Timothy Geithner: Republicans will Agree to Tax Hikes on Super Rich
December 2nd, 2012

In a series of taped interviews for the Sunday political shows, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner blamed the GOP for the impasse.

Speaker Boehner: ‘Obamacare Is the Law of the Land’
November 9th, 2012

In an interview on Thursday Top Republican lawmaker said that the president’s Affordable Care Act was now the “law of the land.”

Harold and Kumar Help Obama Promo 2012 Democratic National Convention [Video]
September 4th, 2012

President Barack Obama’s campaign released a new ad Monday urging supporters to follow the Democratic National Convention live online — and features the stars from the stoner comedies as a teaser to tune in.

Republican Convention 2012: Mitt Will ‘Lift Up America’, Says Ann Romney
August 28th, 2012

Ann Romney last night promised that her husband would “lift up America” just as he had lifted her through life-threatening illness, as she dismissed the notion that they had a “storybook marriage.”

Elections 2012: Tropical Storm Isaac Rewrites Script for Republican National Convention
August 27th, 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac strained Republican party’s highly scripted plans for showcasing Mitt Romney and raising the possibility that news media attention could shift elsewhere.

Elections 2012: Republican Convention Delayed As Hurricane Isaac Approaches
August 25th, 2012

Republican officials delayed the start of the Republican Convention in Tampa on Saturday as Florida braced for Tropical Storm Isaac.