Gallup: 52 Percent Of Americans Say Federal Income Taxes 'Too High'As the April 15 tax deadline passes, more than half of Americans say that their federal taxes are too high and the lowest percentage since 2001 say they’re paying a fair amount.
Report: Condi Rice Turns Down Chance To Be Penn State PresidentAn aide to former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says she was approached by a firm helping Penn State look for a new president but she was not interested, a newspaper reported Friday.
Federal Court Upholds Bush-Era Smog StandardA federal court on Tuesday upheld a 2008 air pollution standard the Obama administration vowed to strengthen, but later reversed itself and kept in place.
Obama Declares New Era Of US-Africa Relations, Touts Bush Administration AIDS WorkBasking in an exuberant welcome, President Barack Obama on Monday declared a new era in U.S. relations with Africa based on strategic investment as opposed to charitable aid.
Despite Vast Difference In Ideology, Obama Keeps Many Bush Administration PoliciesDespite vast differences with President George W. Bush on ideology, style and temperament, President Barack Obama has stuck with Bush policies or aspirations on a number of fronts, from counterterrorism to immigration, from war strategy to the global fight against AIDS.
Former Israeli Ambassador: President's Israel Visit 'To Correct The Wrong Of Obama's First-Term Relationship'In a trip to renew a close relationship with the Israeli leadership and public, former Israeli Ambassador to the United States Itamar Rabinovich called President Obama’s Middle East visit a “success,” setting the stage for future negotiations.