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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/18/2013

James Carville and Mary Matalin: Their 20 years in ‘Love & War’

The two political strategists fell in love and married after working on opposite sides of the 1992 presidential campaign.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 12/06/2013

Lech Walesa cracks jokes -- in Polish

Former Polish president appeared at screening of his biopic.

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Posted at 05:30 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Local ballet school’s ‘Nutcracker’ at American University tripped up by Chris Matthews’ Obama interview

Ballet Petite was bumped at the last minute for the “Hardball College Tour.“

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/27/2013

The Reliable Source 2013 Thanksgiving Talking Points

Our eighth annual talking points are just jargony enough to wow the hometown dinner table.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/26/2013

White House not banning movie screenings -- but does a presidential preview actually influence Oscar race?

The answer: It’s complicated.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Clint Hill on ‘Five Days in November’

The Secret Service agent was famously caught in every image of JFK’s fatal moments in Dallas.

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Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Joe Biden talks Delaware’s sandwiches, filibuster

“This is going to settle, once and for all, the best sandwich in America is out of Wilmington, Delaware,” said the veep.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Congressmen use adorable dogs to persuade Amtrak to allow pets on trains

Members of Congress and their (extremely cute) pets held a press conference at Union Station.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/18/2013

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema conquers Ironman race, shares how she found time to train

How do you prepare for a 140.6-mile endurance race AND serve in Congress? Just wake up at 3 a.m.

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Posted at 11:53 AM ET, 11/13/2013

Caroline Kennedy: The new ambassador to Japan celebrates happy chapter in her life

A joyful party -- with lots of Kennedys -- for the first female ambassador from the U.S. to Tokyo.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Miriam Judd’s letters recall the ‘fundamentally lonely’ life as a congressional wife

An unvarnished look at life at a congressional family 50 years ago.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 11/08/2013

How Jimmy Kimmel’s China joke became an issue for the White House

The Obama administration is being asked to investigate the late night comedian’s show.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 11/07/2013

Terry McAuliffe wins: Time to meet the new first family

The Virginia governor’s race is over, so now it’s time to meet McAuliffe’s wife and five kids.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:17 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Nancy Pelosi reads Top 10 list on ‘Letterman’

The House Minority Leader appeared on election night with some fun facts.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Schwarzenegger follows his passion; Maria follows hers -- a new boyfriend

Arnold Schwarzenegger visits a D.C. school; meanwhile, an update on Maria Shriver’s new relationship.

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Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Roger Daltrey performs on the Hill for ceremony honoring Winston Churchill

Why? That was our question, too.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Gerald and Betty Fords’ estate sale: Pipes, polos, and lots of elephants

Anything you might find at a neighborhood yard sale — but used by the Fords after they left the White House.

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Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Maria Belen Chapur on her life with Mark Sanford

The engaged couple lives together; but she still spends about half her time in Argentina.

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Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Quoted: Anthony Weiner on his losing mayoral bid, wife, and Congress

“If I was running in 1955? I’d probably get elected mayor.“

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Chris Matthews on “Tip and the Gipper” and political compromise: ‘They had to make it work’

Tip O’Neill and Ronald Reagan compromised because it was their ‘big act as well as the final act.’

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/14/2013

Chris Christie burnishes his let’s-work-together creds at Points of Light gala

Christie was the star attraction at the second annual “Points of Light” dinner Friday at the Italian embassy.

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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Michelle Obama drops out of California fundraisers

Looks like stumping for Democratic dollars during the shutdown is considered bad form.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Alan Dixon, former Democratic senator, recalls friendlier times with GOP

An emissary from a more polite time on the Hill returns with a new book.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Josh Duggar on his Family Research Council job, new life in Washington

One of the (many) stars of “19 Kids and Counting” moved to D.C., where he is the executive director of a conservative lobbying arm.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 10/06/2013

Jennifer Lopez brings starpower, touts TV show, at $2.5 million Human Rights Campaign gala

J-Lo. had no trouble shouldering the burden of starpower -- and used the opportunity to plug her new show.

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Posted at 06:03 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Chelsea Clinton’s baby plans: Topic A for Bill and Hillary

Did her disclosure that 2014 is “the Year of the Baby” seem like TMI? This kind of stuff is a regular talking point for the Clintons.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:03 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Capricia Marshall joins Atlantic Council’s Latin America Center

Obama’s former chief of protocol will focus on Hispanic Americans and foreign policy.

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Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Rick Santorum’s film studio sues former execs over ‘sabotage’

The suit claims one exec refused to hand over financial documents on a movie project and threatened to “malign” the new boss.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Children’s Inn’s bipartisan gala has no-shows on shutdown night

Since the event was founded by congressional spouses to transcend politics. . . well, kind of ironic, huh?

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Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Greek prime minister Antonis Samaras misses party, National Gallery exhibit, due to shutdown

Hope he didn’t make a special trip for the occasion.

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Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 09/25/2013

George H.W. Bush is witness at same-sex marriage in Maine

Another top Republican has come out for same-sex marriage — or at least one particular same-sex marriage.

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Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Adrian Fenty lands another job in Silicon Valley

The former mayor is joining a California law firm, staying in Palo Alto with “a friend.”

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Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Jim Moran is growing a beard

Thus far, the reviews have mostly been kind for the whiskers the Virginia Democrat showed up with after Labor Day.

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Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Bono does his Bill Clinton impression (video)

It is at least as credible as Rob Lowe’s impression of JFK, and probably no worse than your impression of Bill Clinton.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 09/24/2013

The bag-handling Washington ‘body man,’ from Doug Band to ‘Veep’s’ Gary

The lowly-but-conspicuous job of bag-handler to a Washington power player is often a stepping stone to a big career

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Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 09/23/2013

How Madeleine Albright got her Twitter handle, and the story behind her ‘tweet’ pin

Could you reserve your first name that easily? She says it was no trouble -- and at least it’s spelled right.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:35 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 09/23/2013

Ted Cruz’s intra-Ivy snobbery, ‘wacko bird’ souvenirs: Texas senator profiled by GQ

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) gets the GQ treatment in the October issue, on newsstands Tuesday. Check out the highlights.

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Posted at 07:02 PM ET, 09/19/2013

Carrie Underwood, Don Cheadle to lead Emmy tribute to news coverage of JFK assassination, Beatles debut

Sunday broadcast will include television’s role in the Dallas shooting.

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Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 09/19/2013

National Press Club Spelling Bee: Ten most embarrassing lawmaker misspellings

Test your own skills -- could you spell better than these members of Congress?

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 09/18/2013

Congressional Black Caucus weekend: Younger generation keeps the party growing

What started as a policy-wonk conference for African-American lawmakers long ago blossomed into a can’t-miss fly-in for the business and cultural elite.

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Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 09/16/2013

White House cancels Latin music celebration after Navy Yard shooting

Gloria Estefan, Romeo Santos, Lila Downs, Marco Antonio Solis were among the musicians scheduled to perform.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:49 PM ET, 09/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 09/16/2013

Janet Napolitano: A VIP farewell and a date with ‘Mr. Lincoln’

The former secretary of Homeland Security ticks off her plans for her final days in Washington.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 09/16/2013

Tom and Heather Foley sell off collection of modern furniture, art

Grab a seat! Bidders flocked to auction of items owned by the former House speaker and his wife.

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Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 09/12/2013

A first for Ireland: A female ambassador to Washington

Washington welcomes Anne Anderson...wait, that doesn’t sound Irish!

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Posted at 06:37 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Former White House chiefs of staff on the ‘worst blanking job in America’

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Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 09/11/2013

At Washington parties, hosts make a place for Obama’s Syria speech

The president is like the weather, poised to thwart your commute with his motorcades or your parties with his speeches.

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Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 09/10/2013

Bill, Hillary and Chelsea draw Democratic VIPs to closed-door foundation fundraiser

Who were these do-gooders giving up to $25K? We had to stake it out to see.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 09/09/2013

Ambassador Kim Beazley hosts Australian elections party -- at 5 a.m.

When you get an invitation from the Australians to party ’til 5 a.m., how can you say no? Oh wait -- that's the start time???

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 09/06/2013

Political family feuds: Cheneys, Reagans, Kennedys and more

Calling your sister "dead wrong" publicly probably makes for some awkward Thanksgiving dinners.

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Posted at 07:48 PM ET, 09/04/2013

John Kerry’s face looks different: Exhaustion, illness, Botox?

In the midst of the intense congressional hearings, many longtime observers wondered about the Secretary of State’s appearance.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:48 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Jeb Bush knocks Matt Damon for school choice

The former Florida governor knocks actor for enrolling kids in private school.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Obama vacation on Martha's Vineyard criticized for gasp! road closures

With the closing of a major artery, locals just realized that living with the president will be a traffic nightmare. Duh.

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Posted at 10:01 PM ET, 08/06/2013

George W. Bush gets heart stent

That's why you get annual physicals, kids.

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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 08/06/2013

No, President Obama isn't doing a cameo in 'The Butler'

Presidents do TV, but you've never seen one in a feature film.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 08/05/2013

Sydney Leathers on Anthony Weiner: 'He had me wrapped around his finger because he knew I had him on a pedestal'

"I didn't want to be known for this," said the 23-year-old. "I was a huge fan and admired him a lot."

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Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 08/02/2013

50 Most Beautiful: Is it a congressional curse?

Hmmm. . . or were those "most beautiful" reps destined to leave anyway?

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 08/02/2013

Sydney Leathers, one in a long line of sex-scandal partners enjoying the spotlight

Hmpf! Is this any way for a sex-scandal lady to behave? Actually, yes, it is, as history will show.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 08/01/2013

The Hill's 'Most Beautiful' list questions: Was Jeff Flake not cute before now?

Believe it or not, Jeff Flake had simply never been nominated before this year, say editors of the Hill's pulchritude list.

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Posted at 05:31 AM ET, 07/31/2013

The Hill '50 Most Beautiful' list ranks Sen. Jeff Flake at No. 1

How many times does a lawmaker have to take off his shirt before he finally gets some respect?

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/30/2013

Maureen McDonnell's wardrobe: What's it cost to dress like a governor's wife?

Aside from the creative bookkeeping, it's an old lament: a big new job and nothing to wear!

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Who should play Bill Clinton in 'Hillary,' the NBC miniseries?

We already have a Hillary, who'll be played by Diane Lane. Just need a big, charismatic fleshy guy for her husband.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Liz Cheney, Mike Enzi raise question: What's the right age for a senator?

Age is the elephant in the room — or donkey, if you will — for so many politicians. Too young? Too old? Depends on the job.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/23/2013

Rep. John Lewis makes Comic-Con debut to promote graphic novel 'March'

The civil rights icon has seen a lot in his 73 years, but the sci-fi/pop-culture nerd conclave was something else.

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Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013

In which we spoil the ending of 'This Town' (video)

If you haven't already read "This Town," or read enough stories about it, well, sorry to spoil it for you.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:09 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen: Your questions answered about a baffling family saga

Why did they think she was his daughter? Why didn't he seek DNA tests? And what lessons have we learned?

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Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen on why he didn't seek DNA sooner: 'I was thrilled to have a daughter'

How he came to believe she was his long-lost child? Maybe because he wanted her to be his daughter.

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Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 07/19/2013

Rahm Emanuel dances at Chicago concert (video)

Looks like him. But always assumed the Chicago mayor would be a better dancer.

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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Rep. Steve Cohen's 'secret daughter' is not his daughter, DNA tests show

Turns out the Tennessee Democrat and the 24-year-old Texas college student are not related after all.

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Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Joe Biden ponders 2016 in new GQ profile

The veep also expressed some vague resentment that his intellect isn't taken as seriously as some other candidates.

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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 07/18/2013

Daily Caller intern Gabe Finger makes name for himself at White House press briefing

A Daily Caller reporter sure ticked off the White House press secretary Wednesday. Did we mention he's a high school intern?

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Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 07/17/2013

Ed Markey, now senator, celebrates with Washington friends

After 37 years in the House, the junior senator from Massachusetts looked a little shell-shocked on his first day.

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Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Sen. Mike Enzi utters saddest quote in politics

Is this the most poignant quote in politics? Or the most naive? From a suddenly fascinating Senate race.

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Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 07/16/2013

Rep. Trey Radel tweets rave review of Jay-Z album

Is your time as the coolest man on the planet over when a congressman starts raving about your new album?

By The Reliable Source  |  04:42 PM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Know your Jay Carney music references: U.S. Royalty

So what did the White House press secretary do this weekend? More on the local band he name-dropped.

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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Full list of White House summer interns for 2013

Want to see the entire crop of 2013 interns? Here's the White House press release issued this week.

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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 07/12/2013

White House summer interns: It never hurts to have connections

The list of 147 students is full of bright young things -- and several with ties to the Obama administration.

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Posted at 07:47 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Justin Bieber apologizes to Bill Clinton, thank goodness

Will we ever know the source of the teen idol's discontent with the ex-president? Assuming we care?

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Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 07/09/2013

Michelle Obama, Valerie Jarrett head VIP fans at Washington Kastles opener

The power fans come out in droves for Washington's most successful sports franchise.

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Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 07/09/2013

Eliot Spitzer shows something resembling emotion in MSNBC interview

A choked voice, a bitten lip. The ex-gov showed a brisk, glib penitence until asked how he's changed.

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Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 07/08/2013

Teresa Heinz Kerry: The quiet presence behind the secretary of state

Her illness is a rare public moment for the woman who, in recent years, has preferred to stay in the background.

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Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 07/04/2013

'This Town': Our unauthorized index to the gossipy new book

Are you one of the 739 people who made the cut?

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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013

'This Town': Who comes off worst in Mark Leibovich's takedown of insider Washington?

There are some sharp-eyed digs at the rich and famous -- but the most scathing portrayals are of people who are famous only within the most intimate confines of D.C.'s media-political complex.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:30 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 07/01/2013

Elena Kagan moves up to big-game hunting with Antonin Scalia

Kagan revealed that not only have they been bird hunting together "four or five times," Scalia took her to the next level.

By The Reliable Source  |  01:31 PM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 06/27/2013

Cindy McCain's long battle with migraines inspires new campaign

For 20 years, she's been fighting excruciating headaches; now, raising funds for medical research, she is opening up about the struggles she endured on and off campaign trails.

By The Reliable Source  |  03:34 PM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 06/27/2013

Monica Lewinsky auction: Would you buy her used clothes?

Who's gonna bid on this stuff? Probably not presidential memorabilia collectors.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:02 AM ET, 06/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:01 AM ET, 06/25/2013

Kristina Schake: What she did for Michelle Obama's image

Obama's communications director was a powerful advisor who expanded the first lady's traditional role to include "mom dancing" and the Academy Awards.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:01 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 06/24/2013

Kristina Schake to leave first lady's White House staff

As communications director, she helped make Michelle Obama a viral video star and ubiquitous magazine cover presence.

By Krissah Thompson  |  11:41 AM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:23 PM ET, 06/20/2013

Seersucker Thursday in the Senate: A thing of the past?

A Senate tradition was quietly discontinued last year; this year, it was hard to find senators in seersucker on the third Thursday in June.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:23 PM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:58 PM ET, 06/20/2013

Rep. Joe Kennedy brings the family business back to D.C.

The election of the 32-year-old Democrat in November means the no-Kennedy-in-Congress era lasted only two years.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:58 PM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 06/20/2013

Karl Rove and Donna Brazile dance together -- and now you've seen everything

What on earth is going on here? Well, of course, that's exactly what they want you to think!

By The Reliable Source  |  07:02 AM ET, 06/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Mark Krikorian loses volunteer job with Catholic Charities after Washington Post story

The group informed Krikorian that he can no longer teach its citizenship classes for immigrants after he brought a Post reporter to his classroom last week without prior approval.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:50 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Josh Duggar moving to D.C. for political job with Family Research Council

Famed as the eldest of the 19-child Duggar family reality TV dynasty, he'll join the ranks of social-conservative lobbyists.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:46 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 06/17/2013

Newt Gingrich turns 70 with a surprise birthday party

Newt and Callista thought they were dining with a small group of friends Sunday when their friends diverted the car to Georgetown.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:23 PM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 06/17/2013

Quoted: Chelsea Clinton on her mother's tweets

Too deliberate and thoughtful, says the former first daughter.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:01 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:22 PM ET, 06/16/2013

Vladimir Putin denies stealing Super Bowl ring

The Russian president admired -- and pocketed -- a $25K Super Bowl ring. A gift? Or a (literal) power grab?

By The Reliable Source  |  07:22 PM ET, 06/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:17 PM ET, 06/13/2013

Sen. Mary Landrieu's son arrested on DWI charge

Another day, another Senate kid in trouble. The 21-year-old allegedly struck a pedestrian in New Orleans, who was not seriously injured.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:17 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 06/13/2013

John Dingell's tenure honored with Nancy Pelosi singing, John Boehner toast (video)

The Capitol ceremony honoring his record-breaking tenure in Congress was pretty much what you'd expect -- until a VIP girl group took the stage to sing.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:00 PM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Avril Haines, new CIA #2, ran indie bookstore remembered for '90s 'erotica nights'

Now that Generation X is coming into power, we'll be enjoying some flashbacks to '90s alternative culture.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:59 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 06/13/2013

Sen. Jeff Flake apologizes for teenage son's tweets

Maybe someone needs to go back to that deserted island for a while -- by himself this time.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 06/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 06/12/2013

You cannot top George H.W. Bush's birthday socks

On the occasion of George H.W. Bush's 89th birthday, his presidential library urged fans to submit photos of themselves wearing wacky socks, in tribute to the man's preppy vanguard style.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:42 PM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 06/11/2013

Ed Markey missing his own fundraiser with Biden, Gore

Democratic A-listers will be at the party -- but not the guest of honor.

By Roxanne Roberts  |  03:14 PM ET, 06/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 06/09/2013

Eva Longoria, sounding like a politician anyway, at YWCA gala

Does Eva Longoria have plans to run for Congress as she works to help turn her native Texas blue?

By The Reliable Source  |  08:02 AM ET, 06/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 06/06/2013

Mark Sanford and Maria Belen Chapur step out at RTCA dinner

The newly elected congressman knew exactly what we had in mind when we advanced on him and his date Wednesday night. "You want a photo?" He was totally cool with that.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:02 AM ET, 06/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:56 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Pregnant congresswoman, Jaime Herrera Beutler, suffers complications

Sad update on the congresswoman, who last month announced she is expecting her first child.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:56 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:41 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Erika Harold, Heather French Henry: Miss America alums aim for political office

A growing army of former beauty queens is launching political careers, seeking to trade sashes for congressional pins.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:41 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 06/04/2013

Farewell, Frank: The Senate loses a once-popular name

With the death of Frank Lautenberg, the Senate breaks a 64-year streak of men named Frank.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:28 PM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 06/04/2013

The real 'Alpha House': Rep. George Miller's congressional group house on Capitol Hill

A-list powerbrokers squeezed into a ratty group pied-a-terre. It's not unusual for members to live together near Capitol Hill, but this one has lasted more than 35 years.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 06/03/2013

Sen. Jeff Flake's survivalist family adventure

A four day, 10,400-mile round-trip journey to an unoccupied island in the North Pacific.

By The Reliable Source  |  07:02 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 06/02/2013

Jack McCain, son of Sen. John McCain, weds Renee Swift in San Francisco

It was a big family wedding for the fifth of Sen. John McCain's seven children, a Navy helicopter pilot based in Guam. His bride is an Air Force Reserve captain.

By The Reliable Source  |  10:03 AM ET, 06/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 05/31/2013

Ann Romney is publishing a cookbook

Have you been unable to stop thinking about Welsh cakes since the 2012 campaign? Well, you're in luck.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:37 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Celebvocates in fedoras weigh in on immigration debate

The challenges of political messaging! How to convey a complex legislative argument in a way that resonates with the average voter? What about photos of celebrities wearing fedoras?

By The Reliable Source  |  01:44 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 05/28/2013

'Rodham' casting: Let's not get ahead of ourselves

Take everything you read about the movie "Rodham" with a grain of salt. Especially the news of possible casting.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:56 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Olympia Snowe book party: Congress 'doesn't have to be this way'

There's a powerful demand out there for the juicy personal-life stories of powerful women. So you have to admire the former senator for resisting that trend -- and delivering a legislative history instead.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:32 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:03 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Chelsea Clinton's new gig: A multicultural center at NYU

The former first daughter -- management consultant, hedge-funder, broadcast journalist, doctoral student — now chairs the board of an interfaith institute.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:03 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Happy Birthday, Al Franken -- with love from the Senate Judiciary Committee

Hang on there, Sen. Chris Coons -- did you bring enough for everyone? The Delaware Democrat lightened the mood at Day 5 of the Senate Judiciary Committee markup session on the immigration bill Tuesday by presenting his panel neighbor, Sen. Al Franken, with a beautiful sprinkles-laden cupcake.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:49 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Hey, isn't that. . . ?: Maria Belen Chapur makes Washington debut

Seen around town: Mark Sanford's fiancee attending his swearing-in at the Capitol.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:35 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:24 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Ed Markey disinvites pal Ben Jones from fundraiser over Confederate flag flap

The fact that his presence was a political liability means it's a close race, says Jones.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:24 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Rep. Tom Cotton finishes ACLI race as new Fastest Man in Congress

The freshman rep from Arkansas made a dazzling debut, placing 32nd overall in the annual race and besting all his fellow lawmakers.

By The Reliable Source  |  04:54 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Sen. Patrick Leahy calls out the ugliest buildings in Washington

"I know ugly when I see it," said the Vermont Democrat.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:00 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Kevin Spacey talks politics, ambition and 'House of Cards'

The actor's appearance Tuesday at the Motion Picture Association of America was filled with of obsessed fans hanging on his every word.

By The Reliable Source  |  02:38 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Maria Belen Chapur was at Mark Sanford's victory party (photo)

Yes, the Argentinian woman who was Mark Sanford's mistress and his now his fiancee made a brief cameo appearance at his victory party Tuesday night.

By The Reliable Source  |  09:40 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Chris Christie's weight: How the 2016 hopeful compares to portly presidents past

Will there ever be another fat president?

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 05/07/2013

Chris Christie acknowledges having weight-loss surgery

The hefty pol said he wasn't motivated to slim down because of presidential aspirations, but for the sake of his family.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:53 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 05/07/2013

Capricia Marshall to leave chief of protocol post at State Department

One of the last of the Hillary Clinton insiders is leaving at the end of the summer. "There's nothing I didn't love about this job," she said, fresh off a trip to Mexico and Costa Rica with President Obama. "I'm going to miss this a lot."

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 05/01/2013

How much did the McDonnell wedding cost, after all?

Cailin McDonnell and fianc Chris Young had notions of picking up the tab for their June 2011 nuptials at the governor's mansion. Until they were offered a $15,000 wedding present.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:02 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:53 PM ET, 04/22/2013

Elizabeth Kucinich and the Veggie Caucus celebrate Earth Day

The former congressional spouse may be the best thing that ever happened to D.C.'s vegetarian movement.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:53 PM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 04/15/2013

Ben Carson plays down conservative label at education fundraiser

The acclaimed doctor and author tried to sidestep politics at a party for his Carson Scholars Fund Sunday.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:02 AM ET, 04/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 04/12/2013

'Veep,' meet VP: Joe Biden lunches with Julia Louis-Dreyfus

The actress was in town to promote the new season of "Veep," so it was only natural she would stop by to have lunch with the real thing. She also had a mini-reunion with an 'SNL" castmate.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:00 PM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 04/11/2013

Jay-Z responds to Cuba controversy with a new song

Jay-Z has finally broken his silence over the controversy about his trip to Cuba -- and of course he did it in rap. In the new song, the superstar is defiant, self-pitying -- and imagines Obama worrying about getting impeached over this.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:02 AM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:58 PM ET, 04/10/2013

Huma Abedin, following in the footsteps of Hillary Clinton, stands by her man

Anthony Weiner's political comeback is in the hands of one person: His wife, Huma Abedin. If that sounds familiar — well, Abedin seems to be following the playbook of her longtime boss and mentor, Hillary Clinton.

By The Reliable Source  |  08:58 PM ET, 04/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:38 PM ET, 04/09/2013

Jay-Z and Beyonce Cuba trip was authorized as 'educational'; lawmakers criticize program

The stars had a standard federal waiver to make their much-scrutinized anniversary trip to Cuba, according to documents released by lawmakers. That might not end the controversy.

By The Reliable Source  |  11:38 PM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 04/08/2013

Beyonce and Jay-Z in Cuba more controversial than past star visits; Rubio raises concerns

When Sean Penn went to Cuba to interview Raul Castro in 2008 the world shrugged. Danny Glover, it seems, goes there all the time. Jim Belushi even served as guest of honor at a cigar industry event in Havana last year. But Belushi, it goes without saying, is no Beyoncé or Jay-Z.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:58 PM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:03 AM ET, 04/05/2013

David Stockman, 1980s Beltway boy wonder, spreads the blame in a new book

It was Stockman's habit of telling tales out of school that really made him a media sensation — and raised expectations among Beltway old-timers for his new book.

By The Reliable Source  |  05:03 AM ET, 04/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 04/03/2013

Hillary Clinton, rested and ready, shares stage with Biden at Vital Voices

She's back! On Tuesday night, Hillary Clinton made her first public appearance since leaving the State Department at the annual Vital Voices Global Leadership Awards at the Kennedy Center.

By Katherine Boyle  |  08:31 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 04/03/2013

Mark Sanford's fianc e Maria Belen Chapur attends his victory party

Mark Sanford easily won his primary Tuesday -- but the real story is that his fiancee showed up, and now we finally have a good photo of her.

By The Reliable Source  |  06:02 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 03/28/2013

Ashley Judd: A look back at her not-quite Senate campaign

Thank you, Ashley Judd, for the most exciting Senate campaign that never was. We all knew this was never going to happen -- too many residency questions, too many tone-deaf speeches, too many semi-nude scenes. And yet, from the moment some Great Mentioner first floated her name as a possible Kentucky candidate, the incredible click-appeal of this story seemed like it could compensate for its utter improbability.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  09:01 AM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 03/20/2013

Read this: Stephen Colbert's sister, Marco Rubio, congressional softball players

Fun in South Carolina, no love for Justin Timberlake, and the Hill's new softball recruits get ready to face off

By Roxanne Roberts  |  12:09 PM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:48 PM ET, 03/15/2013

At CPAC, filmmakers explain why the right gets it wrong in Hollywood

Conservatives, here's one way to win elections: "If you want to win the politics, win the culture war first," says filmmaker Andrew Marcus.

By Roxanne Roberts  |  09:48 PM ET, 03/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 03/14/2013

Henry Kissinger would rather not discuss drones at this nice party

The former secretary of state declined to debate the finer points of the U.S. drone program with a reporter at the National Defense University dinner for Brent Scowcroft.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  03:50 PM ET, 03/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 03/13/2013

Judd Watch: Ashley Judd at the White House, on the big screen

An ongoing feature tracking Ashley Judd's maybe-possible bid for U.S. Senate: Is it serious if she's having meetings at the White House? Well, not necessarily. . . Also, a return to the day job.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  03:52 PM ET, 03/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 03/12/2013

Sonia Sotomayor and Rita Moreno discuss men, moms, love, life

The Supreme Court justice and the Oscar winner conducted a rollicking, 90-minute conversation about their new books -- open to the public but closed to reporters. Hmpf.

By Amy Argetsinger  |  04:02 PM ET, 03/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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