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Pelosi taps Steve Israel to run DCCC

Israel, a top loyalist to Pelosi, will work to find candidates to regain control of the House. Read the full story.…

Simpson predicts debt limit bloodbath

Co-chair of deficit commission eyes political turmoil before spring deadline. Read the full story.…

White House warns Republicans on canceling stimulus

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House has warned Republicans that high-speed rail projects and a gigantic solar power complex would be imperiled if they cancel unspent federal stimulus money to…

GOP to FCC: Back off net neutrality

Lawmakers tell the agency to stand down. Read the full story.…

Waters ethics trial delayed

New information prompts the ethics panel to send the investigation back to a subcommittee. Read the full story.…

Anti-abortion groups lobby for Pitts

Activists campaign to give Pitts gavel to subcommittee that sets abortion policies. Read the full story.…

EPA ethanol verdict delayed again

The agency will wait until 2011 to decide whether to raise the ethanol content level for certain cars. Read the full story.…

MSNBC suspends Scarborough for campaign donations

‘Morning Joe” co-host is suspended for two days after acknowledging previous contributions. Read the full story.…

The arms treaty: More hype than facts, more spin than truth

The arms treaty: More hype than facts, more spin than truth

In their showdown over the fate of a major arms-control treaty with Russia, Democrats and Republicans are charging each other with undermining national security. So who’s right? The Obama administration…

Bernanke: Policies supporting growth bolster dollar

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Thursday gave a full-throated defense against criticism the U.S. central bank’s controversial bond-buying program is debasing the dollar, saying a vigorous…