CBS News chief Washington correspondent and host of "Face the Nation" Bob Schieffer discusses President Obama's response to the media in the wake the Associated Press scandal, as well as the the president's recent counter-terrorism speech.
Speaker of the House John Boehner says his opposition to same-sex marriage comes from his upbringing. He also discussed the Defense of Marriage Act, which will be considered by the Supreme Court next week.
President Barack Obama says Palestinians deserve an independent and sovereign state and an end to occupation by Israel. Obama spoke at a news conference in the West Bank with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
Vice President Joe Biden met with Mayor Bloomberg and families from Newtown, Conn., Thursday to talk about the need for new federal gun laws as advocates slam Senate Democrats' decision to drop an assault weapons ban from the gun-control package they plan to consider next month.
Renewing U.S. support for the difficult "work of generations," President Barack Obama assured Israel that his administration would pursue a Mideast peace that would allow residents of the Jewish state to live free from the threat of terror.
Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke says unemployment will remain high into 2015, suggesting the Fed will keep short-term interest rates near record lows at least until then.
The possibility of weapons of mass destruction, nuclear in Iran and chemical in Syria, has given president Obama's middle east trip a new sense of urgency.
House Republicans say President Barack Obama is not showing leadership on the budget. House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan says that members of his part have shown what they believe 'a responsible path' to a balanced budget looks like.
The Obama administration has no evidence to back up a claim by Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime that the U.S.-backed Syrian rebels used chemical weapons, the White House said Tuesday.
President Obama began his visit to Israel by praising Israel as a free and independent state, and reaffirming the US alliance with Israel.
Niger Innis, a longtime conservative activist and the National Spokesman for the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) told Townhall how the GOP can attract minority voters during CPAC.
Government Accountability Institute (GAI) president Peter Schweizer called for a lifetime ban on lobbying for members of Congress and their family members during Breitbart News Network’s “The Uninvited” panel at CPAC on Saturday. If conservatives are to be serious about reforming Washington and undercutting the permanent political class, Schweizer said members of Congress can never lobby once they leave public service.
President Barack Obama has chosen Thomas Perez, a top Justice Department official, to be the next secretary of labor, calling him a consensus builder whose "story reminds us of this country's promise."
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., says he's hopeful Republicans and Democrats can compromise and pass a budget that at least represents a "down payment" on the national debt.
Ahead of a report coming out on Monday, Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus says that part of the reason his party lost the White House was because it failed to connect with voters. Sharyl Attkisson reports.
Congressman Tom Price stopped by to chat with Guy Benson about his vice chairmanship of the House Budget Committee and how he can focus on his job with the rumors surrounding a possible run for Senate.