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Clinton charm falls flat with Iranian minister

SHANNON, Ireland (Reuters) – Hillary Clinton lost him at “hello.” Read more…

Immigration vote set for this week

Reid says the Senate will hold procedural votes on a series of Democrat-backed bills. Read more……

The Caucus: Political Books Best-Seller List

George and Laura Bush both have books on the political best-seller list. Read more……

Senate bid to renew "middle class" tax cuts fails

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic measures to extend tax cuts for most Americans, but not additional low rates for the wealthiest, failed in the Senate on Saturday, as Republicans and some…

The Caucus: Obama Praises S. Korea Trade Deal

The trade deal that President Obama had expected to announce while he was in South Korea is finally completed. Read more……

The Caucus: 22 Republicans Balk at Arms Treaty

Twenty-two Republican senators wrote a letter to their party’s Senate leader this week insisting on a long floor debate and plenty of amendments if the treaty is brought to a…

Reid rips McCain over ‘don’t ask’

The Nevada Dem calls the Arizona Republican’s defense of the Pentagon’s policy “dizzying.” Read more……

Obama Pays Visit to Afghanistan

After a secret overnight flight, President Obama visited at a critical moment in the American-led war. Read more……

Now it’s all or nothing on tax cuts

Democrats fail to break a Republican filibuster. Read more……

Biden: GOP ‘just simply wrong’

He urges Congress to extend the tax cuts for the middle class and prolong unemployment benefits. Read more……