GOP Senator Compares Health Care Bill To 'Two Porcupines Making Love'

Politics | Thomas Phippen
A group of porcupines carefully checking each other out (Photo: Shutterstock/ teekayu)

‘It has to be done carefully’

Senate Passes Bill To Prepare For Terrorist Attacks On Food Supply

US | Thomas Phippen
An health officer packs dead chickens at a wholesale poultry market in Hong Kong. (REUTERS/Tyrone Siu)

Lawmakers fear an attack on animals raised for food

Trump's Agriculture Department Is About To Change Obama's School Lunch Program

Education | Thomas Phippen
school lunch Shutterstock/Monkey Business Images

‘Designed to provide flexibility for school meals’

EPA Cleared Of Wrongdoing In $15 Million Anti-Farming Campaign

Energy | Chris White
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during a meeting with youth leaders at the Logan Center for the Arts at the University of Chicago to discuss strategies for community organization and civic engagement in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., April 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski

‘Did not violate lobbying-related prohibitions’

What's Going On With Trump's Agriculture Secretary?

US | Thomas Phippen
Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue arrives for a meeting with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in New York, U.S., November 30, 2016. (REUTERS/Mike Segar)

‘Sonny Perdue is just waiting’

Two Of Trump's Agriculture Advisers Break Ranks On Trade Deal

Elections | Thomas Phippen
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S., July 28, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

‘We are export-dependent as a state’

The Eisenhower Memorial Design Is So Unpopular Even Veterans Dislike It

US | Kevin Daley
A group of retired military veterans gather to welcome back former U.S. Marine Amir Hekmati, recently released from an Iranian prison, arriving at an airport in Flint, Michigan January 21, 2016. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Dozens sign letter calling for new process

First Gay Secretary Of The Army Confirmed After Long Battle

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Eric Fanning Army confirmation hearing at the Capitol in Washington

‘We can finally and long overdue say congratulations to Eric Fanning’

White House Outraged At Delay To Confirm First Ever Gay Army Secretary

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Senate Holds Confirmation Hearing For Eric Fanning To Be Secretary Of The Army

‘It’s unfortunate that his nomination and his career in service to this country has been ensnared in political arguments’

EPA Funded Attack Ads Against Farmers, And Congress Is Furious

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE: June 2, 2014: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at a news conference in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS )

‘EPA has much to answer for in maligning those that grow the food’

Senate Sends No Child Left Behind's Successor To Obama's Desk

Education | Blake Neff

‘This is not a perfect bill’

Senators Say There's No Way They'll Let Obama Bring Gitmo Detainees To Kansas And South Carolina

Politics | Jonah Bennett

‘We will not let the president ignore the realities of terrorism’

Reauthorizing No Child Left Behind Will Stop Federal Common Core Push

Opinion | Sen. Pat Roberts

‘State academic standards will once again be a state decision when the bill passes into law. Period.’

ABANDON SHIP! Common Core Is Rapidly Sinking Across The Country

Education | Eric Owens

‘Return community decisions back to where they belong’

These Will Be The Five Biggest Education Issues Of 2015

Education | Blake Neff
Kids in paper fight in classroom/Getty Images

Common Core controversy will only grow

GOP Leaders Want Obama Amnesty, Not Cruz Vote

Politics | Neil Munro

GOP voters oppose amnesty, but donors want it

SECRET: Kansas Independent Received Backing From Harry Reid Group Days Before Election

Politics | Chuck Ross

PAC gave $1.5 million to support Greg Orman

2014 Marijuana Victories Set The Stage For 2016

Opinion | Aaron Houston

In 2016, legalization will be on the ballot in many swing states