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Reid releases iron grip on Senate floor

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 6:38pm
The Democratic leader wants to allow amendments to a major intelligence reform bill--a move that could quickly create chaos.
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GOP backs duck hunting tax hike

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 6:28pm
Technically, it's a fine, but it seems to have ruffled the feathers of Koch brothers-backed Americans for Prosperity, which is crying foul.
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McCarthy to bring back pen and pad sessions

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:34pm
The previous majority leader, Eric Cantor, had discontinued the briefings in 2011.
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Democrats lash out at Pelosi

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 4:47pm
The incoming minority leader is about to be in the worst position.
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Luján, of New Mexico, to chair DCCC

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:54pm
His job: Helping Democrats regain seats in 2016.
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Reid needles GOP leaders

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 3:24pm
"So the question is whether the Republican leaders will be able to stand up to the radical forces within their own party," he says.
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Santorum: White House decision around June

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:14am
He says he's actively engaged with party donors and activists to assess whether he has a path to the nomination.
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Auditors: State Department has history of poor cybersecurity

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:56am
More than 100 different systems at State have shown consistently similar problems since September 2009, auditors say.
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Senate Dems support Obama on immigration

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 10:39am
Lawmakers tell the president to use his "well-established" executive powers to improve the immigration system.
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Rove: It's not just about Gruber

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 9:22am
"Every single major promise used to sell the Affordable Care Act has turned out to be wrong," Rove says.
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Gallup: New low for Obamacare

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 6:00am
Support for the health care law continues to decline.
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Democrats debate big-money strategy

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:05am
Donors and operatives indentify weaknesses in the party's 2014 plan.
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How McConnell world works

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:05am
It's impossible to understand how he'll run the Senate unless you know who's in his network.
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Obama turns to McConnell to secure legacy

Mon, 11/17/2014 - 5:04am
The president and his aides consider life moving forward with a Republican-controlled Congress.
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Mastromonaco joins Vice Media

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 10:33pm
The former White House staffer will be the company's chief operating officer.
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Lessons from Leaders: Ending hunger

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 9:51pm
Ertharin Cousin, who leads the largest humanitarian organization in the world, talks about childhood inspirations.
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A blueprint for Democratic victory

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:55pm
We must face up to the depths of our losses and retool our message for 2016.
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Obama's JFK Problem

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:55pm
How the battle between the president and his joint chiefs chairman over Iraq recalls the early days of Vietnam.
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The Next President's Mideast Mess

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 8:54pm
Try as he might, there's just too much for Obama to fix in the next two years.
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Obama makes legacy play on trade

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 12:55pm
He has zeroed in on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
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