The woman who’s story of economic recovery was showcased by President Barack Obama in his State of the Union address is a former Democratic campaign staffer and has been used by Obama for political events in the past.
Carly Fiorina appeared with top White House advisor Valerie Jarrett on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and called out the president for his failure to pay women equally in his own White House.
President Barack Obama’s budget proposal—which he will outline during his State of the Union address Tuesday night—would tax college savings plans that benefit middle-class families, raising concerns among some policy experts.
The Prime Minister of France, Manuel Valls, said in a speech Sunday that his country was at war with radical Islam, but U.S. officials refrained from using similar language on Sunday.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) said that the anchor of the U.S.-Israel relationship is Congress and that “when it comes to military assistance and economic assistance, “Congress is firmly in Israel’s camp.”
The Obama administration’s normalization of relations with Cuba has handed the Communist government an economic lifeline, critics say, just when its traditional foreign patrons are suffering from their own domestic troubles.