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Censure almost certain as Rangel ethics case ends

Rep. Charles Rangel faces an almost certain censure by the House, a devastating defeat for a 40-year veteran who insisted to the end that he never meant to violate... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2010

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Lawmakers stand firm on taxes as talks start

Democrats and Republicans are working to reach a deal to extend Bush-era tax cuts that expire at the end of the year, but neither side is budging as negotiations begin... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2010

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Wary meeting: Obama, GOP leaders pledge tax talks

Heralding a new era of divided government, President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans pledged warily to seek common ground on tax cuts and reduced spending... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2010

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Capital Culture: Candor rare in Oval Office talks

When presidents sit down in private with congressional leaders, particularly those from the opposing party, there's often a heaping helping of bland talk about working... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2010

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Rangle censure part of move to 'drain the swamp' of corruption

WASHINGTON — It was a beaten Charlie Rangel who pleaded for mercy from the members of the House Ethics Committee but didn't get it last week. Now the veteran New... Read more »

Nov. 27, 2010

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In Utah politics, there are plenty of reasons for being thankful

Christmas season has arrived, but visions of sugarplums can wait. We're still working on Thanksgiving. Most well-adjusted people sat down with their families last... Read more »

Nov. 28, 2010

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