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Congressional Leaders

Obama Invites Congressional Leaders To Meeting

Reuters | Posted 03.08.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 6 (Reuters) - The White House on Tuesday said it had invited top leaders from both parties in the U.S. House of Representatives and ...

Immigration Dispute Erupts During Bipartisan Lunch

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and ERICA WERNER | Posted 01.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House lunch aiming for cooperation boiled into a fresh dispute with newly empowered Republicans over immigration reform Fr...

Election Day Failures Loom Over Congressional Leaders

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House and Senate minority leaders Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell surrounded themselves with the triumphant faces of newly elected lawm...

Emily Swanson

Republican Leadership Lost Popularity During Debt Debate: Poll | Emily Swanson | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

Members of Congress may be breathing more easily after negotiating an end to the protracted fight to increase the debt ceiling, but a new CNN poll fin...

Congressional Leaders Making Plenty Of Money, Many Are Heavily Invested In Stock Market

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — House Republican leader John Boehner bought BP and other oil company stock last year while other lawmakers were a little more fortu...

What Obama Still Can Learn From Ronald Reagan

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Obama has said he would rather be a good one-term president than a mediocre two-term president, now is the time to start acting that way by taking some risks and using his popularity for political ends.