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Obama to meet with U.S. business leaders in India

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will meet a delegation of top U.S. business leaders during his trip to India, the White House said on Monday, as U.S. corporations explore the Asian country’s fast-growing market. Read the full story from Reuters

House Candidates To Spend Over $1 Billion On Elections

The combined cost of the 2010 elections for the House of Representatives will total well more than $1 billion, according to a new analysis by a nonpartisan watchdog group. Public Campaign Action Fund is pegging the final price tag for this year’s House elections at a jaw-dropping $1.45 billion dollars, a 54 percent increasing in […]

Tavis Smiley: My Conversation With Jimmy Carter (VIDEO)

Earlier today, I sat down with former President Jimmy Carter for an extensive conversation about a number of issues, including the debate over the amount of money being spent on campaigns. I specifically asked him about the Supreme Court decision earlier this year that paved the way for unlimited corporate contributions. The full interview airs […]