David Fahrenthold
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Obama acts on immigration; overhaul shields 4 million from deportation

Obama acts on immigration; overhaul shields 4 million from deportation

The president sought to convince Americans that his plans to change immigration laws were well within the precedent set by other administrations and did not amount to amnesty.

Congress votes to kill some government reports

Congress votes to kill some government reports

Dog and Cat Fur Protection update was one of the reports that spurred lawmakers into action.

The Senate just got a lot younger

The Senate just got a lot younger

At least by the mossy standards of the U.S. Senate. Among the 11 new members, eight are under 60 and one is just 37.

GOP dominates midterms, takes control of Senate

GOP dominates midterms, takes control of Senate

Republicans scored an electoral rout after a bitter campaign in which anger at Washington gridlock was turned against a president who took office promising to transcend it.