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Anything but clear: Senate weighs Libya resolution

Congress is sending a muddled message on Libya to both U.S. allies and Moammar Gadhafi. Read more »

July 5, 2011


Treasury confirms deadline for raising debt limit

Congress has one month to raise the nation's borrowing limit or the government will default on its debt, the Treasury Department said Friday. Read more »

July 1, 2011


Appeals court dismisses nuclear waste suit

The Obama administration won a legal battle Friday in the long-standing fight over where to bury the nation's nuclear waste, but it's not likely to be the last. Read more »

July 1, 2011

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Recess canceled; Senate to work next week on debt

The Senate canceled its planned July Fourth recess on Thursday, but partisan divisions remained razor sharp as the clock ticked on efforts to strike a deal to avoid a... Read more »

June 30, 2011


Senate to work next week on debt limit impasse

The Senate abandoned plans for a July 4 break as time dwindled for lawmakers to strike a compromise on avoiding a government default and reducing mammoth federal... Read more »

June 30, 2011


Obama looks to end tax breaks for wealthy

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Wednesday that any deficit reduction deal with Republicans has to include ending some tax breaks for the wealthy, and he... Read more »

June 29, 2011


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