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Negotiations over 'fiscal cliff' begin: Obama tells Hill that people want action, cooperation (+video)

President Barack Obama urged the leaders of Washington's divided government on Friday to join him in "tough compromises" to keep the economy from plummeting and taxes... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2012

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Obama to Hill: Fiscal cliff is 'urgent business'

President Obama appealed for cooperation and compromise from congressional leaders Friday, saying that surmounting the so-called fiscal cliff at year's end is "urgent... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2012

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Nancy Pelosi decides to run again for House leader post

A congressional official said House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi told her party caucus Wednesday that she will remain as minority leader in the new session of Congress. Read more »

Nov. 14, 2012

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Democrats expand Senate grip but fail to win House

Democrats strengthened their hold on the Senate but failed Tuesday to recapture the majority in the House of Representatives they lost two years ago. President Barack... Read more »

Nov. 7, 2012

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Pres. Obama takes commanding lead, Tweets 'This happened because of you'

President Barack Obama stepped to the brink of re-election Tuesday night, capturing battleground Ohio from Mitt Romney and edging ahead in other pivotal states despite... Read more »

Nov. 6, 2012

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Presidential race tight as election night count goes to wire

President Barack Obama won the reliably Democratic Northeast, and Republican Mitt Romney secured his Republican conservative base Tuesday night in a tense duel for the... Read more »

Nov. 6, 2012

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