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White House pay gap twice as large as pay gap in the District of Columbia

President Barack Obama gestures toward Lilly Ledbetter (L) before signing two new executive actions aimed at increasing transparency about women's pay during an event at the White House in Washington April 8, 2014. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

While the White House has argued that the wage gap between men and women in the White House is better than the national average, it is far worse than the average in the District of Columbia.

Moroccan arrested for bomb plot able to stay in US by lying to immigration officials

5:57 PM 04/08/2014

The Moroccan man arrested for allegedly planning to use remote-control planes to bomb a university building and federal building was able to remain in the United States by lying to immigration officials.

Eric Holder explodes at GOP rep: ‘You don’t want to go there, buddy!’ [VIDEO]

1:22 PM 04/08/2014

Attorney General Eric Holder exploded at Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert during a House hearing Tuesday.

GOP women: Paycheck Fairness Act merely a ‘desperate political ploy’

11:01 AM 04/08/2014

With Democrats in full-court press mode on "Equal Pay Day," three Republican committee spokeswomen issued a memo pushing back on the liberal talking point, calling for "real solutions."

Report: New York abortion clinics woefully lacking in oversight

4:48 PM 04/07/2014

The New York Health Department has spent little time inspecting abortion clinics over the past twelve years, according to a new report out Monday.

Holder warns about identity theft after two men stole his ID

2:25 PM 04/07/2014

The Justice Department is stepping up enforcement against scammers seeking to get fraudulent tax refunds using stolen identities, a “rising threat” which has even caught Attorney General Eric Holder in the cross hairs.

‘Tax Freedom Day’ falls three days later this year

2:10 PM 04/07/2014

The day when the nation collectively has made enough money to pay its total tax burden for the year is three days later this year, according to a new report.

Scott Brown to officially enter New Hampshire Senate race

11:20 AM 04/07/2014

Former Massachusetts Republican Sen. Scott Brown will officially kick off his New Hampshire Senate campaign at an event in Portsmouth on Thursday

Obama looks to close wage gap while paying female staffers less than men

3:43 PM 04/06/2014

President Barack Obama is planning to sign two new executive actions aimed at narrowing the wage gap between men and women Tuesday, even as the Obama White House pays its female staffers less than men.

Spanish-language media staffer wants nothing to do with Republican viewpoints

6:58 PM 04/04/2014

A staffer at the Spanish language media company Entravision wants to hear nothing from the Republican National Committee.

Feds discover 2 cross-border tunnels, more than 80 since 2006

12:38 PM 04/04/2014

Federal officials announced the discovery of two “sophisticated” smuggling tunnels in San Diego on Friday.

Group declares April ‘Abortion Wellbeing Month’

11:24 AM 04/04/2014

April is not just the first full month of spring, apparently it is also the month people who have had abortions and their allies step back and recognize wellbeing.

Customs and Border Protection head: Obama policies partially to blame for rise of children illegally crossing the border

1:32 PM 04/03/2014

The dramatic rise in the number of minors crossing the border is tied in part to the Obama administration’s policies against deporting childhood arrivals and reunifying families, according to the commissioner of Customs and Border Protection.

Obama less popular than Obamacare

11:42 AM 04/03/2014

A new survey of likely voters finds that President Obama is now less popular than one of his most partisan accomplishments, Obamacare.

Huckabee tops 2016 Iowa poll

11:06 AM 04/03/2014

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is currently the most popular potential 2016 Republican candidate among Iowa primary voters, according to a new poll.

Officials confirm armed stand-off between Mexican soldiers, US Border Patrol

5:40 PM 04/02/2014

Two armed Mexican soldiers crossed into the Arizona and drew their guns during a concerning stand off with Border Patrol agents back in January, the Mexican government and U.S. officials have confirmed.

Pro-abortion group announces 2nd legal challenge to Texas abortion law

4:02 PM 04/02/2014

A pro-abortion group has announced a second legal challenge to the new abortion restricting law in Texas.

First reported death linked to marijuana in Colorado since legalization

2:09 PM 04/02/2014

In the first reported death linked to marijuana in Colorado since it was legalized, the Denver medical examiner's office Wednesday said an exchange student fell to his death after eating a pot cookie.

Sebelius tells HHS staff to ‘pause and celebrate’ Obamacare

11:29 AM 04/02/2014

President Obama might not have mentioned Health and Human Services Sec. Kathleen Sebelius during his ObamaCare victory lap in the Rose Garden Tuesday, but Sebelius did not forget to thank HHS staff.

Couple who received pre-marked voter registration card fears gov’t retribution

11:24 PM 04/01/2014

The couple who brought a pre-filled out Obamacare voter registration card to the attention of the media, has not stepped forward because they fear government retribution.