Weekly Address: Celebrating Independence Day

President Obama used his weekly address to commemorate our nation’s Independence Day, and to recognize the generations of Americans— from farmers to teachers to entrepreneurs—who worked together to make the United States what it is today. The President also thanked the men and women of the military, who have given so much to defend the United States at home and abroad, and said that we are grateful for their service and sacrifice.

Acting Head Of IRS Gets The Boot

Watch: The IRS scandal has claimed its first scalp. Steve Miller, the acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, resigned at the request of the Treasury secretary, President Obama announced in a late-afternoon statement to the media.

Domestic Enemies Of The State

The Tea Party fever has entered the bloodstream of the US military. A new Tea Party group, Armed Forces Tea Party Patriots, has grown quickly since