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Obama taps top Native American fundraiser for U.N. human rights post

Keith Harper, who brought in more than $500,000 for Obama’s reelection campaign, is picked for U.N. council.

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From promise to fine print

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The White House struggles to define “vast majority.”

White House musical chairs — the beat goes on

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No white smoke on a new chief of staff.

Eliot Spitzer's populist push, and why it just might work

Eliot Spitzer's new ad campaign is all about you. It's the play to make for a guy with the baggage Spitzer is carrying around.

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Rodell Mollineau

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All in the White House family

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In his 2nd term, the president ditches the “team of rivals” for friends and loyalists.

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Obama promises review of NSA spying program, possible reforms

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In year-end press conference, president also faces questions on continuing gridlock in Washington.