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Nov 24
Add a new Defense Secretary to the nomination logjam

Add a new Defense Secretary to the nomination logjam

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s expected resignation is adding another new element to an expected showdown between the Obama administration and Republican leaders over cabinet-level nominations. The Defense Department confirmed on Monday morning that Hagel, 68, has offered his resignation and will stay on until a replacement is nominated by President Obama and approved by the […]

Nov 24
One big obstacle stands in way of House lawsuit against Obama

One big obstacle stands in way of House lawsuit against Obama

House Republicans have filed a lawsuit against President Barack Obama they first approved in July, but the legal action will need to tackle a significant legal hurdle to move forward: the issue of standing.

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