Afghanistan: U.S. losing fight for the people

Afghanistan: U.S. losing fight for the people

Afghanistan: 2015 from Medill Washington on Vimeo. WASHINGTON – The U.S. soldier who shot and killed 16 Afghani civilians Sunday didn’t just burn their corpses afterward – he also set fire to the cornerstone of American success in the country: Afghan trust. The attack...
GOP: Obama returns to campaign stump in address

GOP: Obama returns to campaign stump in address

WASHINGTON – Republican leaders Tuesday night denounced President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address as a campaign stunt, saying Obama put his push for 2012 re-election ahead of the country’s more pressing issues. Gov. Mitch Daniels, R-Ind., gave the official...
2012 Congress: Much ado about nothing

2012 Congress: Much ado about nothing

WASHINGTON – With election year politics now added to lingering partisan battles, the so-called “do-nothing” Congress will be hard-pressed to lose its nickname this year. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.,  called the situation in the Republican-controlled...