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Ex-Im Bank tests Hensarling

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:01am
Republican leadership has -- unwittingly, or not -- presented the Texan with a stark choice.
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Tenacity helps Dixon in GOP ranks

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:00am
It's not often that declining to leave a lawmaker's office turns out well.
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Hoyer's office belies Hill's boys club

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:00am
Women occupy many of the top positions in the House minority whip's office.
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Big data bigwigs cash in

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 5:00am
Lobbyists, lawyers and consulting firms cash in as the private sector's needs shift in a wired world.
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Akin un-apologizes

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 4:59am
The Missouri Republican says he isn't sorry for the comments about rape that doomed his campaign.
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Landmark tax evasion law kicks in

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:29pm
The days of the U.S. government turning a blind eye to offshore tax dodging are quickly fading.
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Perry pushes Katrina comparison

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 11:14pm
The Texas governor and possible presidential hopeful calls the situation a "humanitarian crisis."
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House to vote on Highway Trust Fund

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:55pm
POLITICO Pro Report: It will put the House at a tactical advantage on how to fill a budget hole.
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Push for diplomacy in Israel

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 10:33pm
Neither side shows any sign of halting their heaviest fighting since an eight-day battle in 2012.
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America the oil exporter

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 8:50pm
Opinion: The recent debate over sending U.S. oil abroad misses the point.
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Obama's 'man-caused' disaster

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 8:38pm
Opinion: The first rule in a crisis is to put on your boots and get out on the ground.
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2 sets of attackers in Benghazi?

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 8:27pm
New testimony could clarify for the first time the events of Sept. 11, 2012 in Benghazi.
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Obama hits GOP on immigration

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 7:31pm
"There's a very simple question here. Congress needs to just pass the supplemental."
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House conservatives: Suit is right

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:33pm
There is nearly universal support for going after what they see as Obama's executive overreach.
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10 jokes over cocktails: Paul, Booker

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:29pm
They worked the room with a few one-liners and displays of "bromance."
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Congress rewrites jobs training law

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:20pm
It's a rare victory for a gridlocked Congress fast turning its attention toward midterms.
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Ethics violation in Indiana

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:13pm
Ex-superintendent violates the ethics code by using state resources to conduct political activity.
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Terror center director leaving

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:05pm
National Counter-Terrorism Center Director Matt Olsen will leave his post later this year.
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Mason elected WHCA president

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:01pm
The Reuters reporter beats out Fox News producer Wes Barret.
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Dems see Hobby Lobby fight at polls

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 6:00pm
Lawmakers and women's health groups believe they have a powerful campaign weapon.
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