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Thursday, November 23, 2017
Republicans pulling on the budget thread can't neatly unravel President Barack Obama's health care law. A partial government shutdown next week would leave the major parts of the law in place and rolling along, according to former Democratic and Republican...
Moving to tamp down a public uproar spurred by the disclosure of two secret surveillance programs, the nation's top intelligence official is declassifying key details about one of the programs while insisting the efforts were legal, limited in scope...
President Barack Obama on Wednesday is sending Congress his 2014 budget, an effort to achieve an elusive "grand bargain" to tame runaway deficits that have soared above $1 trillion for each of the past four years. Obama's spending blueprint for...
President Barack Obama supports requiring girls younger than 17 to see a doctor before buying the morning-after pill. But fighting that battle in court comes with its own set of risks. A federal judge in New York on Friday ordered...
The White House is downplaying its draft proposal as merely a backup plan if lawmakers don't come up with an immigration overhaul of their own. It won't be necessary, Republican and Democratic lawmakers alike are telling the Obama administration. White...
President Barack Obama rewrote history in real time Tuesday night, telling the nation that most, if not all, the problems this country faces were inherited and everything would be OK if only the other side would always let him...
Ron Paul's niche support among specific libertarian and right-wing voters keeps him hovering near first place in Iowa as state's unique caucus primary system approaches but his band of rabid supporters forget one thing. A win in Iowa doesn't translate...
Herman Cain is hiding behind a new security barrier of Secret Service agents -- the first GOP candidate to request such protection in the 2012 campaign -- and claims he wants the guards because of threats against him. But a...
Welcome back my friends to the show that never ends We're so glad you could attend Come inside! Come inside!* From any rational point of view, the Republican party is in a mess as it stumbles towards naming a candidate to face...
A commenter on one of Capitol Hill Blue's recent stories noted that GOP presidential contender Ron Paul has more "class" than another challenger -- the constantly whiny Michelle Bachmann. That's true -- and if class had any bearing in presidential...