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Obama still vague on Gitmo’s future

Basking in a series of end-of-the-year victories, President Barack Obama is showing no interest in discussing one of his biggest unmet promises: the closing...

Will Bill Clinton become Obama’s salvation?

In 1994, a chastened President Bill Clinton overcame the loss of Democratic control of Congress by turning the extremes of the Republican Party on...

Republican chaos could help Obama

The great wall of GOP resistance, the Berlin wall of modern Washington politics, is already crumbling and threatening to the GOP takeover of the...

Can Obama’s political rebound last?

President Barack Obama, whose first two years were marked by staunchly partisan votes on his signature initiatives, finds himself at a crossroads. In the seven...

Obama claims tax deal will help middle class

President Barack Obama says a tax cut package that's about to become law will give a much-needed holiday-season boost to middle class Americans and...

The fix is in and headed to Obama for signature

A massive bipartisan tax package preventing a big New Year's Day tax hike for millions of Americans is on its way to President Barack...

Aghan war is a bloody, hopeless mess

A White House review of President Barack Obama's Afghanistan war strategy reported on Thursday that allied forces are making headway against the Taliban and...

Don’t ask, don’t tell repealed by House again

For the second time this year the House voted to dismantle the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy, giving the Senate a final...

Here we go again: Another vote on military gay ban

In a new showdown, the House this week will take up a bill that would overturn the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy on...

Question for Rahm: Are you really a resdident from the Windy...

Rahm Emanuel, who left a powerful job with President Barack Obama at the White House to move back to Chicago and run for mayor,...