Mubarak Out? The World Waits…

Is Mubarak stepping down in Egypt tonight? The world awaits the answer: Mubarak out? World waits for president’s speech. State television said Mubarak would speak to the nation Thursday night from his palace in Cairo. There were unconfirmed reports that Mubarak had left Cairo for the Red Sea resort of … Continue reading

White House Is Targeting LIHEAP in Budget Cuts

Marc Ambinder reported in The National Journal today that the White House is targeting the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) in the budget cuts. Ambinder reports: It’s the biggest domestic spending cut disclosed so far, and one that will likely generate the most heat from the president’s traditional political … Continue reading