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Obama, GOP Seeking Endgame On Budget Fight

Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

By ALAN FRAM, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — After weeks of ultimatums, President Barack Obama and House Republicans are exploring whether the...

GOP Rep.: Obama Acting Like My High School Girlfriend

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) said Wednesday that President Barack Obama reminded him of a girlfriend he had in high school after the president called t...

Sam Stein

Shutdown Trickle-Down Expands Across The Country

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Oct. 1 was not Natalia Otero's best day on the job. As executive director of DC Safe, a nonprofit that provides emergency services a...

Obama Mocks GOP Rep., Says He'd 'Get Fired'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama on Thursday capitalized on an earlier remark by Rep. Marlin Stutzman (R-Ind.) that Republicans had to "get something" out of ne...

Shutdown Drags On

Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

By ALAN FRAM, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The government limped into a third day of partial shutdown Thursday after a White House meeting a...

Obama: 'I Am Not At All Resigned'

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 11.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama ramped up pressure on Republicans Monday to avoid a post-midnight government shutdown, saying that failure t...

'Stop Governing By Crisis'

The Huffington Post | Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 09.22.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama continued to hammer congressional Republicans on Saturday, urging them to "stop governing by crisis" in their efforts to defund...

Mark Blumenthal

POLL: Will History Repeat?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON - How will the public react if the federal government shuts down next week? Public polling around the two partial shutdowns between Nove...