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McConnell's Obamacare gambit

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:15pm
Behind closed doors, Republicans are plotting one last tilt at the health law.
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Obama's long arc on torture

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:11pm
He promised a 'reckoning' ... in 2008. What happened?
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No, This Is NOT the '90s Economy Again

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:50pm
The reaction to the latest jobs report was overheated. We've got a long way to go.
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Dick Cheney was lying about torture

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:41pm
The Senate report confirms it doesn't work. As those of us on the inside knew.
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Can the left launch its own tea party?

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:40pm
After the midterm debacle, liberal insurgents say it's time to upend the Democratic Party.
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Senate passes FOIA bill

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 7:32pm
The legislation, which had been stalled, is designed to reform the Freedom of Information Act.
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Nancy Carlsson-Paige: 'Dark time' for education

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:09pm
"This is a dark time and a really difficult time in education because there has become almost an obsession with testing."
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Are West Coast longshoremen spoiling Christmas?

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 4:01pm
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union says any pileup is not the union's fault.
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How long does it take to correct a New York Times editorial?

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:46pm
Two errors in a New York Times editorial have yet to be corrected.
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White House: U.S. prepared for torture report release

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 2:00pm
Precautions taken as critics warn publication could trigger violence against American targets.
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Pulitzers expand prizes to mags, 'partners'

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 1:41pm
Magazines and partner organizations are now eligible for the prizes in investigative and feature reporting.
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Warren criticizes Obama pick for Treasury in session with donors

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 12:02pm
The Massachusetts Democrat says people outside of Wall Street can be qualified for Treasury jobs.
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TNR's Guy Vidra: We won’t turn magazine into BuzzFeed competitor

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:09am
The chief executive says he doesn't want to change The New Republic.
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Don't Change the Filibuster Again

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:37am
Opinion: Returning to the pre-nuclear option filibuster rule would serve neither the interests of the Senate as an institution, nor constitutionally limited government more broadly.
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Sam Kass to depart White House

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:25am
Kass has played an integral role coordinating major food and agriculture policies throughout the administration.
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McCaskill on torture report: 'Gut check moment'

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:00am
She says the report "exposes what the world already knows" about the U.S. engaging in torture.
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Profiling guidelines to be unveiled

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 6:10am
The new policy bans profiling on the basis of religion and sexual orientation, among other reasons.
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Will Prince William at least get playable DVDs?

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:34am
Have the U.S. and U.K. lost that 'special' feeling?
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Liberals ramp up for state-by-state push in 2016

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:33am
Groups hope the proposition push leads to U.S. action.
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California quake

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 5:33am
Up-and-comers are already jockeying ahead of possible Boxer retirement.
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