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CIA Admits Spying On Senate Intelligence Committee

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The CIA admitted Thursday to spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee’s computers while its staffers were preparing an investigation of the controversial post-9/11 interrogation and detention program. CIA Director John Brennan apologized to the committee leaders for the breach. Agency spokesman Dean Boyd added in an email to The Associated Press that Brennan convened an… Read more »

House Of Representatives To Sue Barack Obama For Abusing His Authority

Impeach President Obama: White House Expects Republicans To Start Impeachment Efforts

Ever since President Barack Obama’s Affordable Healthcare Act passed, it has been met with both positively and negatively, as mentioned in multiple reports here on The Inquisitr. Some of our reports include Obamacare surviving a tax challenge despite it only being popular among 40 percent of Americans. We also reported on a case in which… Read more »

Obama Amnesty Executive Order Allegedly Imminent

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Illegal immigrants may soon be granted amnesty in the form of work permits by the stroke of President Barack Obama’s pen. A Democratic Senate aide said the president is planning to allow millions of illegal aliens to remain in the United States courtesy of an executive order, Bloomberg Businessweek reports. President Obama is expected to… Read more »

Obamacare Approval Just 40 Percent [CNN Poll]

Obamacare Approval Not Going Well

Obamacare approval continues to struggle in light of a newly released poll from CNN showing that just 40 percent of Americans approve of the law, and a mere 18 percent say they’ve been helped by it. In all, the signature domestic achievement of President Obama has met with 59 percent disapproval, and for some conservative… Read more »

McCain: Botched Arizona Execution Was ‘Torture’

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U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is calling a botched lethal injection execution in his state “torture” after it took two hours for the death row inmate to die, gasping for breath during that period. Previous attempts to halt the execution in the courts were unsuccessful. The long-time Arizona senator and former prisoner of war told… Read more »

Barack Obama: Black People Need To Be ‘Acting White’ [Video]

Barack Obama Black People Need To Be 'Acting White' [Video]

President Barack Obama may have opened a can of worms when he waded into the deep waters of racism and racial stereotypes when he recently claimed there was an “element of truth” to the notion that black people should be “acting white” in regards to their speech patterns, clothing preferences, and other behaviors. In a… Read more »

Obamacare Subsidies Axed By DC Circuit Court: What It Means For You

Obamacare Subsides Axed

The federal US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit ruled 2-1 today against the Obama administration in the case of Halbig v. Burwell, reports Politico. This ruling effectively axed Obamacare subsidies for the citizens of those states that never established their own state exchange. As a result, these citizens cannot rely on federal tax-credit… Read more »

New TSA Fee Increase Means You Pay Double To Get Groped

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On Monday, an added TSA fee increase could raise the cost of an airline ticket’s security fee to double what it is now. The fees aren’t paying for security, either. No, instead, travelers are being tapped to pay for Congressional over-spending. Remember that as the Transportation Security Administration agent gets touchy-feely with you at the… Read more »