"I've skateboarded with Jackie Speier, I leg wrestled Jason Chaffetz,” Colbert reminisced. “I've tossed salmon with Jim McDermott, I've drank beer with Russ Carnahan, I've shotgunned beer with Dan Maffei, I've funneled beer with Jared Polis, and I've dropped acid with Maurice Hinchey."
Colbert hosted President Obama on his show Monday night, and he got right to the point.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on "felons, not families."
The federal government is not having the best time with cybersecurity of late.
President Obama announced Wednesday afternoon that he will unveil his unilateral plan for immigration reform to the nation in a primetime address Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans have passed a bill denouncing President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration and declaring them "null and void."
Sen. Rand Paul introduced a declaration of war against the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) Wednesday, attempting to provide congressional authorization for what President Obama already ordered in September.
Multiple lawmakers took to the House floor Monday to make the "hands up, don't shoot" gesture that has become a staple of the Ferguson protest movement.
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Ben Edelman, an associate professor at Harvard Business School, sent a series of extremely intense emails threatening legal action over a family-run Chinese restaurant that charged him $4 more than he thought they would, since they had failed to update prices on their website.
WASHINGTON EXAMINER -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein brushed aside an urgent 11th-hour plea from Secretary of State John Kerry and opposition from the Obama administration to release a report Tuesday detailing the CIA’s extreme interrogation of suspected terrorists in the months and years after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.
According to The Hill, the department of Health and Human Services announced Thursday that Obamacare advertisements will appear on the bottom of receipts given to customers of 7-Eleven convenience stores.
Gun rights supporters outnumber gun control advocates for the first time in over twenty years, the latest Pew poll found.
Can you imagine one of your professors dressing up as President Obama for a lecture on executive overreach?
Probably not. But dressing up as former Vice President Dick Cheney is fair game.