Head of Minnesota health exchanges quits
Fox News | 12/17/13 8:41 PM
The person in charge of Minnesota's health insurance marketplace resigned Tuesday after facing criticism over the troubled rollout and a questionably timed international vacation.
Tech giants want NSA changes
CNN | 12/17/13 7:45 PM
Executives from Apple, Google, Facebook, Yahoo, and more voiced their concerns during a White House meeting.
NSA ruling: 5 questions
CNN | 12/17/13 7:41 PM
A federal judge ruled the National Security Agency's bulk collection of data on nearly every call made by U.S. phone subscribers is likely unconstitutional, providing ammunition to efforts to rein in surveillance programs that have expanded since the September 11, 2001, terrorist...
Civil war in the GOP?
CNN | 12/17/13 7:06 PM
Sen. Wicker defends colleagues Graham, Cochran, and McConnell from attacks that they are "Republicans in name only."
White House, media agree to expand press access
Fox News | 12/17/13 7:04 PM
The White House and news media representatives agreed Tuesday to work toward expanding access to President Obama's public duties to give photo journalists a less restricted view of the president at work.
Does ruling exonerate Snowden?
CNN | 12/17/13 6:58 PM
Glenn Greenwald and Jeffrey Toobin discuss the NSA program ruled likely unconstitutional and if it exonerates Edward Snowden.
Krauthammer: Obama is ‘hostage’ to ObamaCare
Fox News | 12/17/13 6:41 PM
President Obama has lost control of events in his presidency and even worse, fallen victim to the law he created, syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer said on “Special Report with Bret Baier.”
12 Republicans Help Dems Preempt Filibuster on Budget Deal
ABC Politics | 12/17/13 11:28 AM
The Senate inched closer to approving a bipartisan budget deal today when it cleared a procedural hurdle with the help of 12 Republicans. The Senate voted 67 to 33 to prevent a filibuster on the budget agreement, which was brokered between Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis.,...
What's Next for the Embattled NSA Surveillance Program
ABC Politics | 12/17/13 10:55 AM
U.S. District Court Judge Richard J. Leon sent a stern warning to the government Monday when he ruled that a National Security Agency surveillance program is likely unconstitutional. Just after barring the U.S. intelligence agency from collecting the personal data of two of the...
ABC Politics | 12/17/13 7:18 AM
By RICK KLEIN (@rickklein) Has there ever been a year where so much happened, with so little actually happening? (Or a year that everyone – in both parties – would just as soon forget?) The best that might be said about President Obama’s year is...