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Gay rights bill heads for first hurdle in Senate

The Senate prepared to push major gay rights legislation past a first, big hurdle Monday as Democrats and a handful of Republicans united behind a bill to prohibit... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2013


Jon Huntsman Sr. says book's Romney tax claim is 'supermarket tabloid trash'

According to a new book about the 2012 presidential election, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's July 2012 claim that Republican candidate Mitt Romney hadn't paid any... Read more »

Nov. 1, 2013


'I followed the law': Congress governs self under Obamacare

Think you're confused by "Obamacare." It's roiling Capitol Hill behind the scenes, too. Read more »

Nov. 1, 2013


GOP blocks Obama nominees, and Dems weigh response

Senate Republicans on Thursday blocked President Barack Obama's picks for a powerful federal court and a housing regulatory agency, prompting Democrats to threaten... Read more »

Oct. 31, 2013


Cory Booker sworn in as newest US senator

Former Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker is starting his new job in an unusual position — a freshman Democratic senator with celebrity status. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2013

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Time to applaud the White House Comedy Club

While the nation's attention has been riveted on the Keystone Congress, the executive branch was busy developing its own comedy routine. Picture the cast (you know the... Read more »

Oct. 30, 2013


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