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A group founded by former NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to canvass every House and Senate member or candidate for their gun views. The Fiscal Times reports.
As its relationship with Democrats hits a historic low, Wall Street sees a solution on the horizon: Hillary Rodham Clinton. The NYT reports.
A study shows the states that raised their minimum wages this year had stronger job growth than the states that didn't. USA Today reports.
We try to stay out of politics in our annual rankings, but in an election year, with 36 states choosing governors, that is next to impossible.
Lines were already forming in front of the lucky few stores in Washington state that got last-minute approval to sell.
A federal appeals court is close to ruling on claims that could cripple much of Obamacare, imperiling subsidies for 5 million insurance enrollees.
Construction on the Department of Homeland Security's new headquarters has fallen behind as Congress recommends slashing its budget.
Climate change skeptic group The Heartland Institute hosts its annual conference this week and hopes to take on President Obama and others.
The U.S. could soon end its reliance on OPEC oil, T. Boone Pickens tells CNBC. But it could have been sooner, he adds.
Speaker of the House John Boehner wrote in a new commentary that his chamber will vote on legislation later this month to sue the president.
The World Trade Organization retained an earlier ruling despite China's appeal to overturn the U.S. law targeting unfair trade subsidies.
President Obama's economic team is looking into more Wall Street regulation, specifically when it comes to risky behavior. USA Today reports.
Obama topped a new Quinnipiac University national poll that asked respondents whom they thought has been the worst president since WWII.
Nearly 7 in 10 Americans said their opinion of Obamacare will play a role in how they voting in upcoming Congressional elections.
The Russian military stepped in to bolster the Iraqi government, again outmaneuvering the United States. The Fiscal Times reports.
Minimal expectations for achievement in the final months of the 113th Congress are sinking lower, if that is possible, the NYT reports.
Obama told his Cabinet to look for areas where he might be able to govern by executive action given gridlock in Congress that is hampering his agenda.
The tax code relies too much on the wealthiest Americans and needs to be revamped, says N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.
The Supreme Court anticipated arguments against its ruling that said some businesses can refuse to pay for some forms of contraception. NBC News.
The Supreme Court ruled that certain for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the contraceptive insurance mandate of Obamacare.
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