Dec 7, 2014 2:11pm

Mayor Bill de Blasio: Rudy Giuliani ‘Fundamentally Misunderstands the Reality’

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani “fundamentally misunderstands the reality,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said today on “This Week” in response to Giuliani’s recent comments focusing on violence within African-American communities, rather than questions over police interactions with minorities that have sparked nationwide protests…. Read More »

Nov 30, 2014 11:53am

Meet the Tailor for Presidents Past and Present

When Martin Greenfield first saw Dwight D. Eisenhower, it was during the liberation of Auschwitz, the Nazi concentration camp where he was a prisoner in World War II. Greenfield thought the future president looked like a giant. At the time, he had no idea he… Read More »

Nov 29, 2014 11:25am

Excerpt: ‘Measure of a Man’ by Martin Greenfield

Excerpted from MEASURE OF A MAN: FROM AUSCHWITZ SURVIVOR TO PRESIDENTS’ TAILOR by Martin Greenfield by arrangement with Regnery Publishing, Copyright © Martin Greenfield 2014. Chapter One Meeting Mengele They say a man’s shoes are the first thing a person notices. I can still see his… Read More »

Nov 28, 2014 4:54pm

Excerpt: ‘America in Retreat’ by Bret Stephens

Reprinted from AMERICA IN RETREAT: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder with permission of Sentinel, a member of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, A Penguin Random House Company. Copyright (c) Bret Stephens, 2014. Introduction *** The World’s Policeman In the nearly nine years that… Read More »

Nov 23, 2014 9:21am

President Obama Defends Use of Executive Action on Immigration

President Barack Obama defended his decision to use executive authority to enact changes to the U.S. immigration system during an exclusive interview with “This Week,” challenging Republican Speaker John Boehner to “pass a bill” if he was not satisfied with the president’s unilateral actions. “Congress… Read More »

Nov 23, 2014 9:10am

Full Interview Transcript: President Obama on ‘This Week’

Below is the full interview transcript for the interview conducted by ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos with President Barack Obama. This may contain errors and will be updated. “THIS WEEK” PRESIDENT OBAMA INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPT GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS: Mr. President, thank you for doing this. PRESIDENT… Read More »

Nov 16, 2014 4:38pm

Positive Conversation About Sen. Ted Cruz Drops Sharply on Facebook After Net Neutrality Comments

The percentage of conversation about Sen. Ted Cruz that was positive on Facebook fell after the Texas Republican criticized net neutrality, calling it “Obamacare for the Internet.” Positive interactions related to Cruz on Facebook dropped from 52 percent over the period of Oct. 29 to… Read More »

Nov 16, 2014 1:50pm

TransCanada CEO: ‘High Probability’ Keystone XL Pipeline Will Be Built

Russ Girling, head of the company proposing the Keystone XL Pipeline, expressed confidence today that the project would soon be under way. “There is a very high probability this pipeline gets built,” Girling said today on ABC News’ “This Week.” “The need for transportation continues… Read More »

Nov 15, 2014 9:05am

Excerpt: Daniel Bolger’s ‘Why We Lost’

INTRODUCTION I am a United States Army general, and I lost the Global War on Terrorism. It’s like Alcoholics Anonymous; step one is admitting you have a problem. Well, I have a problem. So do my peers. And thanks to our problem, now all of… Read More »

Nov 9, 2014 12:47pm

Sen-Elect Cory Gardner: After Taking Congress, GOP Must ‘Govern Maturely’

Following sweeping midterm election victories that gave Republicans full control of Congress, Sen.-Elect Cory Gardner, R-Colorado, said that the GOP now has to prove it can “govern maturely” and with competence if it hopes to fix a broken Washington and hold onto gains made in… Read More »