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Republican fight on U.S. shutdown shows simmering civil war

The Republican war with President Obama over funding the government and the new health-care law will play out in the coming days and months. The conflict now exposed... Read more »

Sept. 30, 2013


I've seen this movie before

There's been lots of talk about "shutting down the government" if the Republicans don't get their way on Obamacare. Some say that the last government shutdown was good... Read more »

Sept. 30, 2013


GOP pushes rising stars amid skepticism

The Republican Party launched its latest effort Thursday to sell itself to a more diverse segment of the population, acknowledging a glaring weakness in the GOP's... Read more »

Aug. 15, 2013


New book: Mitt Romney had second thoughts about 2012 run for president

Mitt Romney had second thoughts about making another run for president in the spring of 2011 because of what he believed would be drawbacks for GOP voters, including... Read more »

Aug. 10, 2013


Tricky obstacles ahead to averting shutdown in Sept., but D.C. may be on track

Despite pressure from some liberal Democrats for a September showdown in hopes of ending huge automatic, government-shrinking spending cuts, Washington appears on... Read more »

July 26, 2013

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IRS collection of health tax reinforces personal responsibility

For a law whose admirable goal is to ensure better health care at lower cost for all Americans, the Affordable Care Act has come under remarkably varied and persistent... Read more »

July 21, 2013


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