National Journal Online

Women, Minorities Make Gains in Senior Government Jobs

The number of women and minorities in senior-level jobs increased in fiscal 2010, according to a new report from the Office of Personnel Management.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

GRAPHIC: Breaking Down the Republican Debate

Despite the Republican mantra of smaller government, "government" was one of the most used words during the Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire on June 13.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

All Agencies Looped Into Campaign to Cut Government Waste

Vice President Biden on Monday announced the launch of a Campaign to Cut Government Waste, creating an oversight board modeled on the Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board, which used a central website to track federal stimulus money.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

The GOP's Magical, Mystical Relationship With Business

No matter how little we tax or regulate business, it is very unlikely that we are going to see consistent 5 percent year-on-year growth in a mature economy with an aging population. 

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Gibbs: Romney Won, Bachmann Moved the Ball

The administration’s take on Monday night’s debate in New Hampshire: Mitt Romney won, and Michele Bachmann is someone to keep an eye on.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Pawlenty Defends Against Perception He Didn't Perform Well at Monday's Debate

Speaking on CNN's American Morning on Tuesday, Tim Pawlenty defended himself against the perception that he didn't perform well at Monday night's presidential debate.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Obama Defends Economic Policies, Need for Tax Increases In 'Today' Interview

In an interview shown on NBC's Today show Tuesday, President Obama rehashed some of his recent policies for job creation but offered no new insights about his economic plans for the year.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Hotline Sort: Tiny Tim

Welcome back to Hotline Sort. Romney and Bachmann looking good after the presidential debate, Pawlenty not so much. Tammy Duckworth could be a House candidate again soon while President Obama takes on Anthony Weiner. Here's today's rundown:

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 9:40am

Bachmann Continues Slamming Obama

On Monday night, newly declared presidential candidate Michele Bachmann was roundly declared one of the best performers in the Republican debate. The Minnesota congresswoman made the rounds on television Tuesday morning to continue hammering President Obama’s leadership.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 8:40am

Video: Conan Leaks New Photos of Rep. Weiner; Sifting Through the Palin Emails

Conan O'Brien unveils the latest batch of scandalous photos of Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 8:40am