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Amid positive jobs numbers, politicians hedge bets

The top jobs numbers for June would have seemed to be cause for some appreciation. After all, the unemployment rate dipped to 6.1 percent, the lowest in six years, and... Read more »

July 4, 2014

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Join the discussion: Is Obama really the worst president since WWII?

Americans think that President Barack Obama is the worst president since World War II, according to a new poll from Quinnipiac University. Read more »

July 3, 2014

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New VA secretary nominee not a health care expert

A onetime Army Ranger and former CEO of a Fortune 500 consumer products company, Robert McDonald may face his toughest challenge yet in fixing the huge,... Read more »

July 2, 2014

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'So sue me': Obama vows to act alone, taunts Republicans

President Barack Obama defiantly dared congressional Republicans on Tuesday to try to block his efforts to act on his own and bypass a divided Congress that has... Read more »

July 1, 2014

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President Obama faces advocate demands on immigration

President Barack Obama faced immediate demands for bold action to stem deportations Tuesday, a day after declaring immigration legislation dead and announcing plans to... Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Obama: I'll act on my own on immigration

In the face of an unyielding Congress, President Barack Obama said Monday he will no longer wait for Republicans to act on immigration and will move on his own to make... Read more »

June 30, 2014

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