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Republicans To Ignore Obama Veto Threat

AP | ALAN FRAM | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Scoffing at a White House veto threat, the House voted Thursday to repeal a tax on medical device makers that Republicans cast as a...

House GOP Looks To Give Obama Questionable Power

AP | By JIM ABRAMS | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans put aside their usual antipathy toward President Barack Obama on Wednesday to give the president, and his successors, ...

A Polarized Congress In A Country Seeking Pragmatism

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — There's an inherent conflict in the country's new political reality: a much more polarized Congress must answer to an increasingly ...

John Boehner, House GOP Prime For Fight With Obama

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Claiming power beneath the Capitol dome, resurgent Republicans gained control of the House of Representatives on Wednesday as the 1...

GOP House Takeover Spells Disaster for President Obama

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

A GOP-run House will stall, dodge, and stymie every spending bill that Obama proposes. The GOP then will turn around and paint the administration as hostile, confrontational, ineffectual, and a promoter of gridlock.

Ryan Grim

House GOP Obama Ad Aims To Terrify (VIDEO) | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Richard Clarke, head of counterterrorism at the National Security Council under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, responded to the v...

Obama To GOP: "I Won"

Politico | JONATHAN MARTIN & CAROL E. LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama listened to Republican gripes about his stimulus package during a meeting with congressional leaders Friday morning - but he also left...