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Netanyahu: Israel ready for painful compromises

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged Tuesday to make "painful compromises" for peace with the Palestinians but said he would not agree to any deal that... Read more »

May 24, 2011

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz stars in Post feature

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, receives the star treatment in an article by Michael Leahy for this week's Washington Post Lifestyle magazine. Read more »

May 20, 2011


Sweeping overhaul necessary to save Medicare program

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The escalating political debate about the future of Medicare reveals a fear of change coupled with the growing recognition that change is... Read more »

May 22, 2011


Gallup Poll: Majority of Americans support gay marriage

For the first time since Gallup started studying the issue in 1996, the polling organization found a majority of Americans favor legalizing same-sex marriage. Read more »

May 20, 2011


White House: No trade deals without workers' aid

WASHINGTON — The White House is threatening to hold up final passage of three coveted free trade agreements unless lawmakers agree to expand retraining... Read more »

May 16, 2011


Debt limit reached, U.S. halts 2 pension investments

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said Monday that he will immediately halt investments in two big government pension plans so the government can... Read more »

May 16, 2011


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