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As capital looks to avert shutdown, default looms

Congressional Republican leaders and the Obama administration are trying to cut a deal that avoids a government shutdown in October while facing what could be an even... Read more »

Aug. 23, 2013

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US Rep. Labrador, Mormon from Idaho, plans 2014 run for Congress

Republican U.S. Rep. Raul Labrador said Wednesday he'll seek a third term in Congress in 2014, ending speculation he'd mount a challenge to GOP Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013

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Immigration reform done the right way

A majority of Americans are convinced that immigration reform done the right way will help our country. In June, a bipartisan group of senators worked together, came... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013

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Republicans, democrats both miscalculated when it came to deficits

R. Glenn Hubbard and Tim Kane at the New York Times blame both sides for the deficit Read more »

Aug. 13, 2013

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President Obama signs student loan deal, says job isn't done

President Barack Obama signed into law Friday a measure restoring lower interest rates for student loans, pledging the hard-fought compromise would be just the first... Read more »

Aug. 9, 2013

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Immigration bill critics focus on health law delay

You can add distrust to the list of stumbling blocks standing in the way of an immigration overhaul in the House. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2013

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