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Boehner helps clear the decks for incoming speaker Paul Ryan.

Outside groups continue to focus on making money, not running the government.

Ultimately, the right wing bombed in its shutdown performance.

The right-wing House members blow up their face-saver, leaving the Senate to clean up the mess and prevent default.

No wonder Americans are fed up, if they paid any more attention they'd be even madder at the D.C. pols.

Ten widely and secretly held truisms.

The latest step in the stand off.

Two sides of the GOP clash, again.

Republicans want to talk.

There's no way to say no to negotiations on the debt ceiling.

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