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A morning with c-span, and Benghazi...
The [Washington Examiner]'s Sarah Westwood and the [Huffington Post]'s Michael McAuliff discuss the House Select Committee on Benghazi's investigation into the 2012 consulate attack and former…
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Of course Congress would give away sacred Native American lands to held a foreign company that mines uranium with Iran.
WASHINGTON -- Congress may use must-pass legislation in the next two weeks to slip through a controversial land deal that would help a company that jointly owns a uranium mine with Iran, sources told HuffPost. The company, the international mining...
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The rhetoric between the White House and the GOP is not getting nicer.
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama would be "calling the American people stupid" if he vetoes a bill to authorize the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Tuesday. The House passed the bill for t...
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Probably, Congress will just let this war happen, with no votes till next year.
WASHINGTON -- Most lawmakers appear content to let President Barack Obama set his own course battling the Islamic State, but a growing number are warning America could slip into a major new war by accident if Congress doesn’t act. It’s...
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There is internal logic here.
WASHINGTON -- Don't laugh. Don't snarf your coffee. Democrats say their 2014 Senate race ground game worked. Sure, they're on the losing side of an election that is likely to see a nine-seat swing in the U.S. Senate once the counting is all done, ...
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Not sure this will help Shaheen. Could backfire.
WASHINGTON -- With New Hampshire's U.S. Senate race tightening, Democrats are reaching deep into their bag of tricks to cast doubt on Scott Brown, accusing the Republican candidate of using his last campaign for office in Massachusetts to sell his bo...
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This is happening. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) was blocked from even getting a vote on an amendment to stop this. (After I filed the story.)
WASHINGTON -- When Terry Rambler, the chairman of the San Carlos Apache Tribe, woke up Wednesday in Washington, D.C., it was to learn that Congress was deciding to give away a large part of his ancestral homeland to a foreign mining company. Rambl...
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This was... odd.
WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner unveiled a bust of late Czech leader Vaclav Havel Wednesday with an unorthodox musical accompaniment -- a quick acoustic blues performance by ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons. Boehner explained the selection of the b...
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"Probably we can fight the Spanish again,” laughed Sen. John McCain.
WASHINGTON -- As Congress wrestles with its role in authorizing the president to use military force overseas, a quick look through the archives reveals that the White House has plenty of other active military authorizations to choose from -- some dat...
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This doesn't sound like the WH and GOP are going to work so well together over the next two years.
WASHINGTON -- The only climate change Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was interested in Wednesday was the one coming to the U.S. Senate, as he greeted a new crop of GOP senators-elect on Capitol Hill. As for President Barack Obama's announcement on W...
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Even ties to Iran are not enough to dissuade members of Congress from investing in something that looks like a conflict of interest to the rest of us.
WASHINGTON -- Most Americans probably wouldn't guess members of Congress would invest in a company that has any link to Iran. Nor would they likely imagine lawmakers would vote on legislation that could yield personal benefits while assisting that co...
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Went down the rabbit hole on this, and learned it was all a mistake.
WASHINGTON -- It turns out Arkansas Rep. Tom Cotton (R) was not employing some sort of phantom consultant in his bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor -- it's merely a new one without a long paper trail. Since March, Cotton has paid some $323,0...
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