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Obama, GOP moving in different directions on jobs

President Barack Obama seized an opportunity most presidents don't get. For nearly three weeks, he's been promoting the initiatives he rolled out in last month's State... Read more »

Feb. 10, 2011


NY Rep. Christopher Lee abruptly resigns

A New York congressman abruptly resigned his seat Wednesday, saying he was quitting because he regretted actions that have hurt his family and others. Read more »

Feb. 9, 2011


Conservatives' clout flummoxes House GOP leaders

The clout of tea party advocates and other hard-line conservatives in Congress has caught top Republicans by surprise, raising questions about whether GOP leaders can... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2011

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Challenging Obama, House GOP calls for deep cuts

Eager to take a quick, $35 billion bite out of government, House Republicans called for termination of at least 60 federal programs Wednesday and cuts in hundreds of... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2011


After Obama lunch GOP leaders promise cooperation

President Barack Obama and the top three House GOP leaders met Wednesday for the first time since Republicans assumed control of the House, agreeing to work together... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2011

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