Senate OKs Republican Balanced-Budget Plan, Following House
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Senate OKs Republican Balanced-Budget Plan, Following House

ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate…

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Republicans Are Beginning to Act as Though Barack Obama Isn’t Even the President
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Republicans Are Beginning to Act as Though Barack Obama Isn’t Even the President

  (The Washington Post) – It’s safe to say that no president in modern times…

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House GOP Forcing 2016 Debate on Social Security’s Finances
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House GOP Forcing 2016 Debate on Social Security’s Finances

STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans want Congress to address the troubled…

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House Votes in Favor of Keystone Oil Pipeline
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House Votes in Favor of Keystone Oil Pipeline

Dina Capiello, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress inched closer to a possible showdown…

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House GOP Debates How to Handle Immigration Issue
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House GOP Debates How to Handle Immigration Issue

Erica Werner, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans debated how to respond to President…

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The Lamest Lame-Duck Session
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The Lamest Lame-Duck Session

(Politico) – December will be the lamest lame-duck session in a long time. Senate Democrats…

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Forcing Poor People to Go Hungry
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Forcing Poor People to Go Hungry

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   Just as the holiday season begins, when the…

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GOP Offers Short-Term Debt-Limit Increase, But Wants Negotiations Before Ending Shutdown
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GOP Offers Short-Term Debt-Limit Increase, But Wants Negotiations Before Ending Shutdown

[The Washington Post] House Republican leaders said Thursday they will offer a temporary increase in…

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House GOP’s New Strategy: Reopen Popular Parts of Government
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House GOP’s New Strategy: Reopen Popular Parts of Government

[Los Angeles Times] WASHINGTON — House Republicans emerged with a new strategy to reopen the…

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House Republicans Broken Into Fighting Factions
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House Republicans Broken Into Fighting Factions

[Washington Post] On New Year’s Day, in a cramped room in the Capitol basement, House…

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