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Top Republican Cantor exits budget talks

Majority Leader Eric Cantor said Thursday that Democratic demands that some tax increases be paired with the spending cuts have brought budget negotiations led by Vice... Read more »

June 23, 2011

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Obama ready to release oil from petroleum reserve

The Obama administration has decided to release 30 million barrels of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve as part of a broader international effort to pump... Read more »

June 23, 2011


Boehner says Obama lacks House support for Libya

Setting up a showdown on Libya, House Republicans agreed on Wednesday to vote on dueling measures, one to give President Barack Obama limited authority to continue... Read more »

June 22, 2011

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Weiner's resignation official at midnight Tuesday

Rep. Anthony Weiner's last day in Congress will be Tuesday, he has told House and New York State officials. Read more »

June 20, 2011


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