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National Governors Association meeting: Some GOP govs back Homeland Security showdown

Several Republican governors are urging GOP congressional leaders to stand firm next week in opposing legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security if it... Read more »

Feb. 21, 2015


Liberal Democrats ask Boehner to postpone Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address

Almost two dozen liberal Democrats on Thursday asked House Speaker John Boehner to postpone Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to a joint meeting of... Read more »

Feb. 19, 2015

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Federal judge temporarily blocks Obama's executive action on immigration

A federal judge in South Texas has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, giving a coalition of 26 states time to pursue a... Read more »

Feb. 17, 2015


Boehner can't rule out Homeland Security Department shutdown

House Speaker John Boehner left open the possibility Thursday of a potential shutdown at the Department of Homeland Security because of a congressional impasse over... Read more »

Feb. 12, 2015


Obama war power plan in search of its first supporter

One day after President Barack Obama sent Congress legislation backing the use of military force against Islamic State militants, he's still searching for his first... Read more »

Feb. 12, 2015


No longer a candidate, Mitt Romney seeking a GOP kingmaker role

A potential candidate no more, Mitt Romney is charting an aggressive course to help shape the Republican presidential field in 2016. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2015


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