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Obama foreign policy sparks bipartisan criticism

Key Democrats and Republicans on Sunday criticized President Obama’s approach to dealing with international turmoil.

GOP base eats up appeal to strong leadership, hawkish foreign policy

Gov. Rick Perry wins the crowd with a tough foreign policy appeal.

Rep. Mike Rogers: Obama’s foreign policy is in ‘absolute free fall’

Rogers criticized the president for recent comments that the White House does not yet have a strategy for defeating the Islamic State.


U.S. debt and deficits handcuff policy

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Both U.S. spending and revenue must be reformed to regain financial sustainability and policy latitude.


US eating habits improve a bit _ except among poor

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Americans’ eating habits have improved — except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found.


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