WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Trade Representative Susan Schwab on Monday rejected Democratic calls to renegotiate auto provisions of a free trade pact with South Korea that is facing an uphill battle in Congress this year.
Excerpts from recent remarks by the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Barack Obama’s former pastor:…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Supreme Court on Monday upheld a tough state law requiring voters to show photo identification, a decision critics say could keep some blacks, poor people and other traditional Democratic supporters from voting in the November election.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House said on Monday there was no short-term fix to record-high gasoline prices and the United States should try to increase domestic production and seek alternative fuel sources.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President George W. Bush will try to bolster the faltering Israeli-Palestinian peace process on a May 13-18 trip to the Middle East, but the White House said on Monday he is “under no illusions” of a quick breakthrough.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon has suspended a program that fed information about the Iraq war to retired military officers who appeared on U.S. television networks as independent analysts, the Defense Department said on Monday.
Excerpts from Monday’s 6-3 Supreme Court decision upholding Indiana’s law requiring voters to present a picture ID before they vote:…