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Top Democrat sets off intraparty fury after saying Obamacare passage was a ‘mistake’

by Brett Legiurato, Fusion.net
November 27, 2014

Sen. Chuck Schumer’s (D-New York) comments on Wednesday about Democrats’ misguided focus on health care in President Barack Obama’s first term prompted backlash from top Democrats and left-leaning groups, who accused him of being politically craven.
At a speech before the National Press Club in Washington on Tuesday, Schumer said Democrats made a mistake by entering into a fight over…

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Illegal immigrants to be eligible for Social Security, Medicare

by FOXNews.com
November 27, 2014

Illegal immigrants who apply for work permits in the U.S. under President Obama’s new executive actions will be eligible for Social Security and Medicare, the…

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Jack Abramoff Exclusive: Nixon Should Resign

by Jack Abramoff, The 1776 Coalition
November 26, 2014

For most of my life, when one read or heard the words “Nixon should resign”,…

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Obama heads to Vegas to rally support for immigration overhaul

by FOXNews.com
November 21, 2014

Determined to go it alone, President Obama will head to Nevada on Friday to sign an executive order granting “deferred action” to two illegal immigrant groups- parents of United States…

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Eager to avoid shutdown repeat, Republicans begin to take funding fight off the table

by Susan Ferrechio
November 21, 2014

Some House leaders, eager to avoid a politically dangerous fight over the passage of an…

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Will the Obama coalition survive?

by Justin Sink and Amie Parnes
November 17, 2014

The coalition of voters that twice elected President Obama to the White House might not…

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Democrat-led Senate set to finally vote this week on Keystone, in odd turn of political events

The Democrat-controlled Senate is expected to take a long-awaited vote Tuesday on approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline — in…

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Obama Plan to Shield Up to 5 Million Immigrants From Deportation

President Barack Obama plans to announce an overhaul of U.S. immigration policy through executive action that would shield up to…

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Conservatives push short-term spending bill as way to defund ‘amnesty’

Conservative lawmakers and groups are pushing Republican leaders to pass a short-term government spending bill so that they will have…

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GOP warns of ‘explosion’ if Obama rushes immigration executive action

Republican lawmakers blasted the White House on the heels of a Fox News report that President Obama is planning to…

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NEWS HEARD AROUND THE WORLD

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Obama heads to Vegas to rally support for immigration overhaul

Determined to go it alone, President Obama will head to Nevada on Friday to sign an executive order granting “deferred…

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Three Americans among dead in Palestinian attack on Jerusalem synagogue

Three Americans were among four worshippers killed in a Jerusalem synagogue Tuesday by two Palestinians wielding meat cleavers and a gun and shouting “Allahu Akbar” in a brutal attack that prompted a vow from Prime…

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ISIS, Al Qaeda affiliate reportedly unite to fight US-backed rebels in Syria

The two most brutal terror groups in Syria reportedly have struck an alliance, in a deal that poses serious problems…

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Russia sending bomber patrols to Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico

Russia is reasserting its presence in the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico.
Long-range bombers will be conducting regular patrol…

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