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Groups Ask FCC to Block Wireless Merger as Deadline Looms

The Federal Communications Commission is facing a cascade of public comments on AT&T’s proposed merger with T-Mobile, but at least some of those filings will be ending on Tuesday.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 9:40am

Is the Mainstream Media Fair to Sarah Palin?

Sarah Palin was distrusted from the start. Maybe by John McCain’s staff but not by the media.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 9:40am

Transcript: Obama Speaks at a Memorial Service in Tornado-Ravaged Joplin, Mo.

The following is a transcript of the speech President Obama delivered at a Missouri Southern University memorial service in Joplin, Mo. on Sunday afternoon.

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 6:40pm

Even Vision of Sarah Palin on a Harley Fails to Placate Bikers

When it was announced that potential Presidential candidate Sarah Palin would attend the Rolling Thunder biker rally on Sunday as part of her mysterious political bus tour, some members of the group complained that she would be "a big distraction."

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 5:40pm

Obama Tells Joplin: "We're Not Going Anywhere"

Standing amid the rubble in Joplin, Mo., a week after a devastating tornado killed at least 130 people, President Obama vowed a "national response" to help the town get back on its feet.

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 4:40pm

What We Learned: Dividing Lines

What we at The Hotline learned this week:

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 2:40pm

The GOP’s Rolling Thunder Revue

No disrespect to our Vietnam vets and their Harley-straddling supporters, but there was something all too appropriate about Sarah Palin’s abrupt decision to join—and thereby utterly dominate—the Rolling Thunder Memorial Day rally at the National Mall on Sunday.

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 2:40pm

Republicans Lay Out New Way to Talk About Medicare

Not many issues can thwart the political momentum that carried Republicans to historic midterm gains only six months later—but Medicare is one of them.

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 1:40pm

McCain Hammers Obama Again on Libya

McCain Says He’s "Very Worried" About Afghan Withdrawal Sentiment

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 12:40pm

Lockheed Gets Hacked

Hackers attacked U.S. defense contractor Lockheed Martin last week, but did not get hold of data from customers, programs or employees, the company says.

Posted: Sunday, May 29, 2011 - 11:40am