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Obama is requesting almost $4 billion in emergency funding from Congress to confront an immigration crisis surging across the US southern border.
The GOP national convention to nominate a presidential candidate in 2016 will likely be held in Cleveland, the Republican National Committee said.
Recreational marijuana sales began in Washington state on Tuesday, but dedicated pot smokers may want to look elsewhere for the best deals.
NBC News explores the reasons behind poor crisis management in the White House.
As its relationship with Democrats hits a historic low, Wall Street sees a solution on the horizon: Hillary Rodham Clinton. The NYT 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.
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 ruled that certain for-profit companies can claim a religious exemption to the contraceptive insurance mandate of Obamacare.
Obama said he will do all that he can on his own about immigration, based on recommendations from senior advisers, until Congress decides to act.
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