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Wall Street Journal – Election 2012

  • U.S. Seeks International Action Against Islamist Militants
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 11:35 PM:)
    <>Washington sees killing of journalist James Foley as a wake-up call to allies on the threat posed by the Islamic State.> <>
  • DEA Restricts Narcotic Pain Drug Prescriptions
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 11:35 PM:)
    <>The Obama administration moved to restrict prescriptions of the most commonly used narcotic painkillers in the U.S., with the DEA saying it would put hydrocodone combination drugs in the category reserved for medical substances with the highest potential for harm.> <>
  • McDonnell Points to Marital Strife
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 11:09 PM:)
    <>Former Gov. Bob McDonnell said his 38-year marriage to Maureen McDonnell is "on hold" as he testified in his own defense during the couple's trial on federal political-corruption charges.> <>
  • Perry Lawyers Rebut Claims Over Cancer-Agency Probe
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 8:53 PM:)
    <>The legal team for Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Thursday sought to rebut claims that a probe of a state cancer-fighting agency is connected to criminal allegations the governor abused his power.> <>
  • Bergdahl Swap Violated Law, GAO Says
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 8:53 PM:)
    <>The Obama administration violated the law when it failed to give Congress adequate notice about the transfer of five detainees from Guantanamo Bay as part of a swap for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the investigative arm of Congress said.> <>
  • National Guard to Leave Ferguson
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 8:52 PM:)
    <>Missouri's governor ordered the withdrawal of the National Guard troops that were sent to the strife-torn city of Ferguson early this week after protesters grew increasingly violent.> <>
  • Inversions Push Falls to Treasury's Tax Man
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 7:43 PM:)
    <>Mark J. Mazur, the Obama administration's point man in the effort to deter U.S. companies from restructuring overseas to avoid taxes, is a career government economist known for his loosened neckties, Pez dispensers and sweeping grasp of the U.S. tax code.> <>
  • Holder Says Justice Department Investigating Death of Journalist Foley
    (WSJ.com: Politics And Policy - August 21 2014 - 3:59 PM:)
    <>The U.S. Justice Department is investigating the death of journalist James Foley, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday> <>

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