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Study: 'Cash For Clunkers' An Even Bigger Lemon Than Thought

WASHINGTON –  The government’s "Cash for Clunkers" program – pitched as a plan to jump-start U.S. auto sales and clean up the environment by getting gas-guzzling vehicles off the road -- may have been a clunker itself, according to a new economic…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Sending Arms To Iraq's Kurds In Battle Against Militants, Official Says

The United States is sending weapons to Kurdish forces in Iraq who have begun to roll back gains made by Sunni militants, a senior U.S. official confirmed to Fox News.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Clinton Critical Of Obama Foreign Policy, Says 'Failure' To Act In Syria Created Vacuum For Jihad

Hillary Clinton, the front runner among potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidates, is sharply distancing herself from President Baa's foreign policy, particularly in Syria, as Americans appear to continue to lose confidence in his handling…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago
foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Launches Four More Airstrikes Sunday, Destroying Three Islamic State Armored Vehicles

The U.S. military says American jet fighters and drones have conducted four more airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq, taking out armored carriers and a truck that were firing on civilians.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

New Website ReaganBook Wants A Friend Request From Conservatives

ReaganBook is the brainchild of conservative activist Janet Porter, who said she decided to start a new network after seeing several pro-life, pro-Israel and anti-gay marriage posts blocked by Facebook. She is promoting the site as the conservative…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie Defeated In Democratic Primary

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie was soundly beaten Saturday by state Sen. David Ige in the state's storm-impacted Democratic primary.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Launches Four Airstrikes Against Islamic Militants In Iraq

The U.S. military says American jet fighters and drones have conducted four more airstrikes on Islamic militants in Iraq, taking out armored carriers and a truck that were firing on civilians.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Islamic Militants Advance Despite 2 Rounds Of US Airstrikes

The Islamic militants reportedly expanded their drive near Iraqi Kurdistan Saturday despite two U.S. airstrikes aimed at mortar positions and a seven-vehicle convoy to stop the advance on Kurdish capital of Irbil.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

State Department Hires Company To Prep Officials For Congressional Grillings

The Washington Times reports that the department has hired a company called AMTIS, Inc. to train staffers to effectively speak with lawmakers and testify at congressional hearings.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Conducts 2nd Airdrop Of Food, Water To Iraqi Refugees After Airstrikes

On Friday, the U.S. military launched two more rounds of airstrikes against Islamic militants in northern Iraq, taking out two mortar positions and a seven-vehicle convoy, the Pentagon said.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Military Launches Two New Rounds Of Airstrikes On Terror Targets In Iraq

The U.S. military launched two more rounds of airstrikes Friday against Islamic militants in northern Iraq, taking out two mortar positions and a seven-vehicle convoy, the Pentagon said.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

US Military Launches Airstrikes On Terror Targets In Iraq

U.S. fighter jets launched a “targeted” airstrike on Friday against Islamic militants in Iraq, just hours after President Obama authorized military action to protect U.S. personnel and Iraqi civilians.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Obama Authorizes Airstrikes In Iraq, Says 'America Is Coming To Help'

Earlier Thursday, the White House stopped short of committing America's military to stopping a potential "genocide" in Iraq, declining to say whether doing so is in "America's core interests."

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Obama Authorizes Air Strikes In Iraq, Humanitarian Air Drops

Earlier Thursday, the White House stopped short of committing America's military to stopping a potential "genocide" in Iraq, declining to say whether doing so is in "America's core interests."

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Militant Takeover Of Iraq’s Largest Christian City, Mountaintop Siege Fuel Calls For Aid

Iraqi militants seized control Thursday of the country's largest Christian city -- reportedly telling its residents to leave, convert or die -- while members of another religious minority remained trapped on a mountain without enough food or water,…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Millions Of Uninsured Americans Exempt From ObamaCare Penalties In 2016, Watchdog Report Finds

A new congressional report has estimated that more than 25 million Americans without health insurance will not be made to pay a penalty in 2016 due to an exploding number of ObamaCare exemptions.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Obama Vows To 'Scour' US Law To Find Possibilities For Legal, Executive Action

President Obama said Wednesday that he will “scour over” U.S. laws and regulations to see what authority he has to continue issuing executive orders but argued he has never had a “green light” to violate the Constitution or White House powers.

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

Jimmy Carter Pushes US To Recognize Hamas, Slams Israel In Op-ed

Former President Jimmy Carter once again is getting way out in front of the U.S. government on the Middle East, co-authoring an op-ed in which he calls for Washington to recognize designated terror group Hamas as a legitimate "political actor" --…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago

GOP Rep Says Pelosi ‘visibly Shaken’ During Dust-up On House Floor, Defends Remarks

A Republican congressman who was confronted on the floor Friday night by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi over his immigration comments told Fox News that the former speaker was "visibly shaken" during the encounter -- but said he's "not going…

foxnewspolitics • 4 years ago