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Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate — in 2016

Senate majority in hand, ascendant Republicans are set to challenge President Barack Obama and the Democrats on Capitol Hill come January. But a much tougher election... Read more »

Dec. 21, 2014

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Congress finishes up, its members still grumbling

The 113th Congress began its turbulent life two years ago battling over whether to help Superstorm Sandy victims. They did, eventually. Read more »

Dec. 20, 2014

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Obama: US re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba, easing economic, travel restrictions

President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations as well as an easing in economic and travel restrictions on Cuba Wednesday, declaring an... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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113th Congress ends with more fights than feats

The tempestuous 113th Congress has limped out of Washington for the last time, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating that was overshadowed by partisan... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Democrats in Senate may confirm up to 88 federal judges in 2014

No longer impeded by Republican blocking tactics, Democrats are on track to win confirmation of up to 88 of President Barack Obama's top judicial nominations this... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Obama getting $1.1 T spending bill from Congress

Congress cleared a $1.1 trillion spending bill for President Barack Obama's signature after a day of Senate intrigue capped by a failed, largely symbolic Republican... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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