Obama to seek border aid; Pelosi visits Texas

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Nancy Pelosi said she holds little hope that Congress will pass comprehensive immigration reform this year. (Source:MGN)Nancy Pelosi said she holds little hope that Congress will pass comprehensive immigration reform this year. (Source:MGN) By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN Associated Press BROWNSVILLE, Texas…

Rivlin elected President of Israel

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By Aryeh Savir Tazpit News Agency   JERUSALEM –Reuven Rivlin was elected today by the Knesset as Israel’s 10th president.  One after the other, 119 Members of Knesset casted their confidential ballot for one of the five candidates. No one…

Washington and the world

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  It’s Not Just George Soros Anymore What does it mean when the capitalist vanguard starts talking about inequality? By CHRYSTIA FREELAND  Earlier this year, the most reliable way for a billionaire to make the headlines was to compare suggested…