Parks and Recreation, Obama Style

Coburn to White House: Stop visiting cities promoting federal-local partnerships as sequestration looms

Sen. Tom Coburn (R., Okla.) sent a letter to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Thursday asking the administration to terminate its “Connecting Your Community” campaign in which federal officials meet with leaders in 100 cities across the country to discuss ways the federal government can better assist local governments.

Congress Denied Access to Hagel Archive

'It is consistent with national archival practices for congressional archive materials to remain closed until processing has been completed,' university tells congressional staff

The University of Nebraska-Omaha (UNO) is stonewalling Congressional attempts to access an archive of materials related to embattled secretary of defense nominee Chuck Hagel, according to correspondence obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.