Friday, 30 January 2009 - 6:12pm
President Barack Obama's new energy and environment coordinator, Carol Browner, former head of the Environmental Protection Agency under President Bill Clinton, was listed as a member of the Socialist International's Commission for a Sustainable World Society on the organization's Web site as of June 2008.
Friday, 23 January 2009 - 7:06pm
Americans are concerned about the economy first of all, and they are tired of the "hype" about global warming, Patrick Michaels, a leading climate change expert, told CNSNews.com.
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 - 8:56pm
Environmental Protection Agency head designee Lisa Jackson promises to rely on science when it comes to decisions about climate change, but would make no guarantees about the president-elect's proposed "cap-and-trade" proposal.
Monday, 12 January 2009 - 8:04pm
Despite the Bush administration's attempt to spread freedom and democracy in the Middle East, Iraq and Afghanistan still rank among the least free countries in the world, according to Freedom House's 2009 Freedom in the World report, released Monday.
Monday, 12 January 2009 - 5:01pm
Anti-Semitism has reared its head at anti-Israel rallies across the United States in response to the conflict in Gaza.
Thursday, 8 January 2009 - 9:09pm
The Washington, D.C., Metro system is now selling paper tickets and "SmarTrip" fare cards that bear the smiling face of President-elect Barack Obama. The only other president to be commemorated on a Metro card was Bill Clinton in 1993.
Wednesday, 7 January 2009 - 7:17pm
Despite allegations of corruption, Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) will likely hold onto his seat as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee for years to come, thanks to the House's decision Tuesday to repeal term-limits on committee chairs.
Friday, 19 December 2008 - 6:51pm
Spending in the Empire State has tripled in the last 50 years -- and rose 13 percent over the last 10 years, in real inflation-adjusted figures.<br />
Wednesday, 17 December 2008 - 9:38pm
The man they call "the governator" not only presides over larger state spending blueprints than his predecessor--the state is on the brink of fiscal meltdown.
Tuesday, 16 December 2008 - 6:51pm
Thirty-six of 50 states – or 72 percent – have face budget deficits in fiscal 2009, according to a mid-year report released Monday by the National Governors Association and the National Association of State Budget Officers.