How the Obama presidency exposed Republican deficit delusions

US President Barack Obama speaks during a campaign event at the Apollo Theatre in New York on 19 January 2012.

The GOP’s entire identity is based on a lie: How the Obama presidency exposed Republican deficit delusions |Salon For six years, Republicans have pilloried Obama for out-of-control spending. But there’s one big problem with that … by:Bob Cesca |Friday, Oct 16, 2015 02:50 PM EST |RePost: 10/17/2015 4:48:20 AM| Following the first Democratic debate, Fox News and the broader conservative ecosystem erupted in a coordinated effort to paint the Democrats as […]

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Clinton aide Huma Abedin questioned for six hours

Huma Abedin (C), longtime aide to U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, enters the room to meet with the House Select Committee on Benghazi in the U.S. Capitol in Washington October 16, 2015. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. House Benghazi panel grills Clinton aide Huma Abedin for six hours WASHINGTON | By Susan Cornwell | US | Fri Oct 16, 2015 10:20pm EDT |RePost: 10/17/2015 3:19:03 AM| Turmoil swirled again around the Republican-controlled Benghazi committee on Friday as it questioned a senior aide to Hillary Clinton, prompting fresh accusations that the panel was created to damage the Democratic front-runner’s presidential campaign. In a six-hour closed door interview, […]

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Benghazi investigators targeted Clinton: media

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute's 38th annual Awards Gala in Washington October 8, 2015. Reuters/Yuri Gripas

Ex-Benghazi investigator says U.S. panel targeted Clinton: media | Reuters by:Sandra Maler and Richard Cowan | Sat Oct 10, 2015 7:45pm EDT|RePost: 10/17/2015 12:36:24 AM| WASHINGTON: A former investigator for the House of Representatives Select Committee on Benghazi is accusing the Republican-led panel of targeting Democrat Hillary Clinton to scupper her presidential bid, the New York Times and CNN reported on Saturday. They said Major Bradley Podliska, an intelligence officer […]

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