The Irish are poised to legalize same-sex marriage
LONDON -- The Irish public was taking to the polls Friday in a referendum poised to make the country the first in the world to legalize same-sex marriage by popular vote. Polls leading up to Friday's vote showed support for same sex marriage at two-to-one.
Why the Boy Scouts can do no right politically
“We must deal with the world as it is, not as we might wish it would be,” Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates announced to an auditorium full of scouting officials and volunteers Thursday. “The status quo in our movement's membership standards ...
Insiders: Benghazi testimony works to Hillary's advantage
Three out of four Democratic insiders in the early states believe testifying before Congress about the attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, will work to Hillary Clinton's advantage. This week's survey of The POLITICO Caucus, a bipartisan group of ...
Cameron uses EU summit to campaign for pre-referendum reforms
The Globe and Mail
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday began his campaign to persuade European leaders to make changes to the European Union before he holds a referendum to decide whether Britain should stay in or quit the bloc. Cameron was due to hold ...