While most presidents are hostage to events, such as a hurricane or war, Charles Krauthammer claimed Barack Obama is hostage to his signature legislation. "Here, the irony is that the event Obama is hostage to is Obamacare; it's something he created. You talk about the trust factor. It isn't only the statement he made, if you like your plan, you can keep it, which has been decided by a whole bunch of people to be the lie of the year," Krauthammer said on Fox.
The White House will release a report Wednesday of a five-member panel that scrutinized data harvesting by the National Security Agency and recommended steps to address concerns raised by technology companies, civil liberties groups and U.S. allies. Phil Mattingly reports on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West."
A bomb threat at Harvard University caused evacuations and exam delays Monday. Sophomore Eldo Kim (20) admitted to sending the email which stated "shrapnel bombs" in the Science Center, Sever Hall, Emerson Hall, Thayer Hall and would "go off soon." Kim will appear in a Boston court.
Charles Krauthammer charged the Obama Administration with using the election day as a fulcrum for 2012 actions. "The worst element about it was Obama campaigning and saying repeatedly against the Republicans in 2012, these guys -- the Republicans, the GOP -- care only about the next election and not about the next generation at a time when his administration was manipulating the regulations in Obamacare in a way that actually hurt the roll out of Obamacare," Krauthammer said on Fox News.
Arapahoe High School shooter Karl Pierson was a socialist who openly ranted against the Republican party. "Sadly Pierson is just the latest in a long line of left-wing lunatics to commit these horrific acts," Sean Hannity stated Monday. Despite such obvious associations, the media continues to attach such instances to right-wing politics. "Well, as I was the first to say and other people ripped it off – liberalism is an aspect of mental illness," Ann Coulter weighed in, "So it is not surprising to the extent any of the political violence or any assassinations are political, it is always, always, always liberals."
Lew Cirne, founder & CEO at New Relic, explained his company’s role in addressing the technical glitches of the Healthcare.gov website.
President Barack Obama is scheduled to meet with top executives from Facebook, Google, Apple, Yahoo and other leading technology companies Tuesday. The group will reportedly discuss the National Security Agency's questionable surveillance practices in addition to the technical failures of Healthcare.gov.
Jodi Miller lightens the mood with a comedic take on the hottest headlines. This week's highlight reel includes President Obama, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, record Low Temperatures and Al Gore.
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