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Obama waiting for House GOP to act on immigration

To the frustration of many of his supporters, President Barack Obama is backing away from immigration changes he could make on his own. He is kicking the issue to... Read more »

June 14, 2014


House, Senate move to improve health care for vets

Congress is moving with what one senator called "lightning speed" to help thousands of military veterans enduring long wait times for VA medical care. Read more »

June 11, 2014


House votes 421-0 to ensure speedier care for US vets

United and eager to respond to a national uproar, the House overwhelmingly approved legislation Tuesday to make it easier for patients enduring long waits for care at... Read more »

June 10, 2014

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The filibuster is necessary, and the best tool against abuse of power

It can be easy for lawmakers to be frustrated by the difficulty of enacting changes to law under the republican institutions in our democracy. Yet the filibuster may... Read more »

June 10, 2014


Obama acts lawfully in protecting insurers from health care losses

In answering the question "Should the government reimburse insurers who lose money in the Affordable Care Act?" the writer contends "President Obama has the right and... Read more »

June 8, 2014


The most ambitiously progressive in American history: Going for his legacy

The president has always had a tendency to fly alone. From the start, his mission was singular and personal — a movement inseparable from the man and only... Read more »

June 5, 2014


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