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21 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Obama Wants To End The Era Of Sequestration

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will propose a budget on Monday that calls for an estimated 6.8 percent increase in discretionary spending -- an approach diametrically different from the last time Democrats sustained major midterm election losses. The spending proposal will almost assuredly get strong pushback from Republicans in Congress, who now control both the House and the Senate and ...

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JAN 27, 2015 - Mother Jones

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Netanyahu to American Jews: Get Lost

It was not so shocking that House Speaker John Boehner would seek to undermine President Barack Obama and his attempt to negotiate a nuclear deal with Iran by inviting Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu to deliver an address to Congress, in which Netanyahu will presumably dump on Obama's efforts. Nor was it so shocking that Netanyahu, who apparently would rather ...

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JAN 21, 2015 - Mother Jones

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The Problem With Obama's Bold SOTU

Barack Obama is very good at getting elected president (two for two!) and pretty darn good at policy (Obamacare, the stimulus, the auto industry rescue, Wall Street reform, ending Don't Ask/Don't Tell, Cuba, immigration reform executive action, dumping DOMA, middle-class tax cuts, new EPA limits on emissions that cause climate change, banning torture, downsizing the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, ...

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JAN 18, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Middle Class Decline Looms Over Final Years Of Obama Presidency

By Howard Schneider DALTON, Georgia Jan 18 (Reuters) - Barack Obama enters the final two years of his presidency with a blemish on his legacy that looks impossible to erase: the decline of the middle class he has promised to rescue. The revival of middle-class jobs has been one of Obama's mantras since he took office in 2009 fighting the ...

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JAN 16, 2015 - Huffington Post

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Nancy Pelosi Claims Mantle Of Minority 'Weaver' In New Congress

WASHINGTON -- Republicans may control Congress for the next two years, but House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is already showing the GOP -- and the White House -- that she won't be a passive bystander. Despite her party's drubbing in the 2014 elections, the past few weeks demonstrate that she feels emboldened in her position. She's also stepping up ...

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