Former first lady Barbara Bush died Tuesday. She was 92. "A former first lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the age of 92," reads a statement from the office of former President George H.W.
Tonight, two relatively unknown politicians will be thrust into the national spotlight for the vice-presidential debate. Tim Kaine , the junior Democratic senator from Virginia, and Mike Pence, the Republican governor of Indiana, will take the stage tonight at Longwood University in Farmville,
This Week in History America Lost a President, a Founding Father and a Cherished Space Program
Check out some of the most important political events that happened this week in history. March 25 1931: Ida B. Wells-Barnett, a former slave who became an activist and early proponent of civil rights, died on this day. She was journalist whose main cause was to do away with the practice of
DIANE SAWYER HOSTS A ROUNDTABLE WITH FEMALE SENATORS DIANE SAWYER: Senator Mikulski, 20 in this room. What does it mean to you? SENATOR BARBARA MIKULSKI: Diane, I can't tell you the joy that I feel in my heart to look at these 20 gifted and talented women from two different parties, different zip
Sarah Palin asks Joe Biden, 'Can I Call You Joe?' (2008) As the 2008 vice presidential candidates took the stage, a record 70 million Americans watching, Palin shook Biden's hand and asked if he wouldn't mind being called, "Joe." But why? Was Palin just being friendly… or was it something else, a
THE FURY SPREADS -BIG PICTURE…Marines headed for Libya; a “million-man march” called for Cairo; another U.S. Embassy breached; and by the way, a frail Pope is coming to the region. For the U.S., all kinds of questions about security and the Middle East – when...
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Mitt Romney’s announcement that Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan will be joining him on the Republican presidential ticket is being described as a “bold” move, with strategists arguing over whether the author of some controversial budget plans will help or hurt Romney in the long run....