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Congress' task: Act fast on spending, return home

Congress returns to work Monday with a basic task — act fast to keep the government open and then race home to campaign. Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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It's time to fix the United States Senate

Most observers agree: the United States Senate has become dysfunctional — and the public’s perception matches the political reality. The Senate’s... Read more »

Sept. 3, 2014


US official airs 'myths' on Colorado River water

A top federal water administrator said Friday that several myths stand in the way of broad agreements needed to deal with increasing demand for water in the... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Senate heads toward vote on border bill

A bill to deal with the immigration surge at the border was headed for a procedural vote in the Senate Wednesday despite bickering between Democrats and Republicans... Read more »

July 30, 2014


Lawmakers try to seal $225M aid package for Israel

Democratic and Republican members of Congress scrambled Tuesday to seal a $225 million boost to Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system before they break this week... Read more »

July 29, 2014


Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress

President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both... Read more »

July 26, 2014


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