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‘X-Men’ director sued for sexual abuse is a big Dem donor

U.S. director Bryan Singer arrives at the world premiere of his movie

The "X-Men" director accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a teenage boy has also been a devoted Democratic donor.

Kerry: Pro-Russian mobs forcing Ukrainian Jews to ‘register’ with authorities

2:12 PM 04/17/2014

Jewish citizens in an eastern Ukrainian city have reportedly been ordered to "register" themselves with pro-Russian militants, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday.

Court deportations decline 43 percent in 5 years

12:09 PM 04/17/2014

The numbers continue to conflict with immigration advocates’ criticism of President Obama as "deporter in chief.”

Lerner was in contact with DOJ about prosecuting tax-exempt groups

10:58 AM 04/16/2014

Former head of the IRS tax-exempt division Lois Lerner communicated with the Justice Department about the possibility of criminally prosecuting certain tax-exempt groups, new documents reveal.

SHOCK POLL: Wendy Davis losing big among Texas women

1:34 PM 04/15/2014

Texas women prefer Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott to self-styled feminist Democratic hopeful Wendy Davis, according to a new survey from a left-leaning polling firm.

Eric Holder admits to smoking pot

1:08 PM 04/15/2014

The nation’s top law enforcement official has smoked reefer.

Dem lawmaker’s husband pleads guilty to Social Security fraud, other crimes

12:32 PM 04/15/2014

The husband of a Democratic lawmaker has pled guilty to Social Security fraud and other crimes.

Republican National Committee sues the IRS

10:09 AM 04/15/2014

The Republican National Committee is suing the Internal Revenue Service.

Holder says no ‘racial component’ in comments about Congress at Sharpton gathering

4:59 PM 04/14/2014

Attorney General Eric Holder says he was referring to the lack of civility in Washington, not racial division when he highlighted his treatment at the House Judiciary Committee during a speech before Al Sharpton’s National Action Network last week.

First openly gay Episcopal Bishop delivers closing Easter prayer

1:52 PM 04/14/2014

President Obama tapped the first openly gay Episcopal Bishop to lead the closing Easter Prayer, Monday.

Boehner, House Republicans visit Afghanistan

12:21 PM 04/14/2014

As Afghans prepare to decide who will replace outgoing President Hamid Karzai, House Speaker John Boehner and a group of senior House Republicans have taken a trip to that war-torn country.

GOP Reps press DHS on the agency’s release of criminal aliens

12:35 AM 04/12/2014

Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are pushing the Department of Homeland Security for more information about the thousands of criminal aliens that the agency has captured and released back into the United States.

Blackburn congressional campaign pushes back on presidential bid rumor

2:55 PM 04/11/2014

Tennessee Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s congressional campaign pushed back on a report Friday that the congresswoman is “testing the waters” for a possible 2016 presidential run.

Sessions: As budget chief, Sylvia Burwell did not inspire confidence

1:05 PM 04/11/2014

Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell might have been tapped as the next Health and Human Services Director because President Obama sees her as a political ally who will do what the Democratic Party wants, Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions cautioned Friday.

Sebelius can’t find page of her resignation speech after glitch-filled tenure [VIDEO]

11:45 AM 04/11/2014

After a bungled Obamacare roll out, naturally there would be a final mishap as Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius made her exiting remarks in the Rose Garden.

Federal judge slams Holder for ‘unprecedented instruction’ he had ‘no authority to establish’

9:27 AM 04/11/2014

A federal judge criticized Attorney General Eric Holder for directing prosecutors to pursue shorter prison sentences for drug crimes before new guidelines for sentencing had been approved.

Report: IRS employees promoted Obama during the 2012 election

12:43 PM 04/10/2014

The IRS certainly likes Democrats -- especially President Barack Obama.

GAO: IRS leaving financial, taxpayer data at risk

11:04 AM 04/10/2014

Weaknesses remain in the Internal Revenue Service information security systems that contain sensitive taxpayer information, according to a new report.

Sessions: Moroccan arrested for alleged bomb-plot example of the immigration system’s lawlessness

1:30 PM 04/09/2014

The unlawful presence of a Moroccan national who was allegedly planning to bomb two buildings in the U.S. is an example of the lawlessness of the nation’s immigration system, according to Alabama Republican Sen. Jeff Sessions.

Michelle Obama’s trip to Ireland cost taxpayers over $7.9 million

12:07 PM 04/09/2014

First lady Michelle Obama’s short trip to Ireland cost taxpayers well over $7.9 million, according to documents released Wednesday.