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Fixing the economy: We already have bipartisanship, all that is needed now is leadership

Will the recovery finally take off next year, or will Americans have to contend with an additional 12 months of sluggish economic growth, stagnant wages and high... Read more »

Dec. 30, 2012


Sen. John Kerry, former Sen. Chuck Hagel front-runners to lead State, Defense

Democratic Sen. John Kerry, who unsuccessfully sought the presidency in 2004 and has pined for the job of top diplomat, vaulted to the head of President Barack Obama's... Read more »

Dec. 14, 2012

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Texas judge halts oil pipeline work

A Texas judge has ordered TransCanada to temporarily halt work on a private property where it is building part of an oil pipeline designed to carry tar sands oil from... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2012


If he wins: Romney brings a CEO mentality to White House

Should he prevail Tuesday, Mitt Romney would bring a CEO's eye to the White House and a policy agenda based on a general set of principles and focused more on data... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2012


Romney, Obama teams prepare for transfer of presidential power, just in case

It's the defining ritual of American democracy: the peaceful transfer of presidential power. Though the outcome of the White House race is still days away, planning... Read more »

Oct. 26, 2012


The U.S. energy boom growing despite high gas prices

Gas prices and oil production have not provided either political party with a clear advantage this year. For consumers, prices remain high. At the same time, however,... Read more »

Oct. 24, 2012


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