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Republicans bitterly opposed Hagel’s confirmation in 2013 but now object to his removal.
There are a few names being floated to replace Chuck Hagel, but remember President Obama had promised to keep someone specific in mind...
Did it ever really exist?
Shameless politicians will say anything and blame anyone.
Assemblyman Ira Hansen came under fire for columns that included racist and sexist comments.
Body language, for the win.
He served longer than two other Obama officials, too.
Proposed legislation would allow voters to show a utility bill or bank statement to prove their address when they vote.
Mary C. Curtis
He brags to the faithful about his still-standing marriage; she smiles as she sits beside her husband in uncomfortable interviews.
She doesn’t have it.
And what he’s always gotten wrong.
Unemployment is falling, but that nonetheless masks some bad news.
Contractors fear shift to outside staffing firms could cut workers and international programming at VOA.
A recent Gallup poll tested public opinions toward 13 agencies, finding only one with a declining image last year.
A newspaper article published nearly a quarter-century ago is creating debate.
A grand jury in the shooting of Michael Brown is expected to reconvene today.
Robert Costa and Josh Hicks
Republicans tried to craft a viable response as outrage among the most conservative continued to boil.
Chico Harlan, Wesley Lowery and Kimberly Kindy
Many residents welcomed the spotlight, but some say say news organizations produced a warped portrait of the city.
Maine is among the states that could see 2016 ballot initiatives on marijuana legalization.
THE FIX | SNL mocked the president’s executive order with a parody of “Schoolhouse Rock!”
A roundup of news from across the nation.
The implication of President Obama’s words is that the United States would act simply as a conveyor belt.
Those in attendance celebrated Obama’s executive actions but vowed to push Congress to do more.
The most Seattle thing ever just happened.
Much groundwork has been laid for a 2016 campaign, but she’ll need a disciplined strategy.
In both instances, the Obama administration says it is making a practical choice.
By country and continent of birth.
Stacey Addison, from Oregon, has been held in Timor-Leste since early September for sharing a cab with a man carrying drugs.
Almost half of the 114th Congress has been elected in the four wave elections since 2010.
The IRS has said that many of the ex-IRS official’s e-mails were missing because of a hard drive crash in 2011.
Her supporters warn that the former secretary of state needs a rationale to run other than that she can win.
The case involved an elementary school teacher convicted of victimizing more than 80 students.
In the months since he fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown, he’s been someone that almost everybody has an opinion on and almost nobody has seen.
The president laid out his new plan where he first called for an immigration policy overhaul.
The request comes shortly after Republicans reveal that White House inflated the law’s enrollment statistics.
Rarely have so many GOP governors or ex-governors had their eyes on the presidency at once.
Immigration, “The Wire” and D.C. being D.C.
As each election passes, it is harder to tell.
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