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With IMF Money, the War Supplemental Could Fail in the House

Robert Naiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Naiman

Why would Democrats vote to give $100 billion in U.S. tax dollars to the International Monetary Fund with no effective strings attached?

Jeff Muskus

Bizarre Alliance: House GOP And Liberal Dems Could Kill War Funding | Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republicans, allied with anti-war Democrats, may be the best hope to save the Freedom of Information Act from the White House or to oppose troop...

Obama's Afghanistan Problem

Alex Conant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Conant

One might expect Obama to mount an aggressive campaign to educate and rally the public around his new Afghanistan strategy, just as he did for his economic stimulus and budget. But instead, he's doing the opposite.

Bush Budget Raises Fears Of Iran Strike, Increases Funding For 'Massive' Bunker Buster Bomb

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In light of the administration's increasingly threatening rhetoric on Iran, CQ reports that members of Congress are worried by Bush's recent budget pr...

Max Follmer

Bush Iraq Request Includes Billions In Non-War Spending | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a shift of strategy that indicates an increasingly weakened political position, President Bush has included at least $2.51 billion for projects unr...