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Obama 'Sad To Lose' Tom Coburn As A Colleague

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama reacted Friday to the retirement of Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.), expressing that he was "sad to lose him as a colleague." Cobu...

Tom Coburn To Leave Senate At End Of Current Congress

AP | SEAN MURPHY | Posted 03.18.2014 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn will finish out the current congressional session and then resign from his seat nearly two years before hi...

Coburn, Battling Cancer, Weighs Cutting Second Term Short

Politico | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Sen. Tom Coburn doesn’t seem like a typical cancer patient. The Oklahoma Republican often arrives in his office two hours before his aides, somet...

Tom Coburn: 'There's No Such Thing As A Debt Ceiling'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) said Monday there was "no such thing" as the debt ceiling. If it is not raised, he added, the United States will not default...

Unpredictable GOP Senator Surprises Washington Yet Again

The Daily Beast | Posted 09.01.2013 | Politics

The receptionist answers the phone “Dr. Coburn” when you call the senator’s office, underscoring the importance he attaches to his hometown iden...