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Moreover, when it came time to whip votes for the measure, House Democrats were left without much instruction. It wasn't
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The mood towards the Obama administration is best characterized as ambivalent: Thirty-two percent of Americans surveyed thought
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President Barack Obama spoke Thursday shortly after the Senate approved his plan to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight
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"You hear some of 'em, 'sue him, impeach him,'" Obama said, then added a sarcastic, "Really?" By Steve Holland "I remember
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The poll, which was conducted by Democracy Corps in battleground congressional districts and shared in advance with The Huffington
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The pages touting lawmakers' reelection, or advertising the work they do in the House or Senate, often show how closely they
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Obama said Republican "obstruction" this year may be a good political strategy if Democrats do not vote in the mid-terms
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For avid golfers like Obama, the property boasts two championship 18-hole golf courses. The club also has a swimming lagoon
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is challenging Congress to help him create jobs and rebuild the nation's infrastructure
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Hi, everybody. Restoring the idea of opportunity for all requires a year of action from all of us. Wherever I can act on
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In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says the first step is for Congress to extend unemployment insurance for
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While praising a new spirit of cooperation, Obama still faults Congress for not extending jobless benefits that will expire
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I'm going negative. I didn't want to do it -- no one ever wants to do it -- but it has to be done. I owe it to myself, my supporters and to America. Plus going negative works. Republicans and Democrats spent $6 billion on the 2012 elections, and almost all of it was negative.
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House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has said he is willing to consider extending the jobless benefits. Hi, everybody. The
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Republicans were "still committed to a step-by-step approach that gives Americans confidence we did it the right way, rather
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Discussions of revamping the nation's gun laws occur after virtually every incident of mass violence. And -- as evidenced
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It is imperative, therefore, for the president to put an end to this, and the only way to really do that is by calling the opposition's bluff. There are several reasons why a government shutdown would actually work in Obama's favor.
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I'm sometimes asked how, as someone who testified 42 years ago against the Vietnam War in which I had fought, I could testify in favor of action to hold the Assad regime accountable today. The answer is, I spoke my conscience in 1971 and I'm speaking my conscience now in 2013.