Daniel Libit is a journalist based in Chicago, who serves as a contributing writer to National Journal. He previously was a staff reporter for The Daily and Politico. He has written for a number of publications, including The New York Times, Washington Post magazine, New Republic and Columbia Journalism Review.
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The immigration position of the border agents is non grata with its parent, the AFL-CIO, which has lobbied hard for immigration reform.
A former adviser to President Obama's transition team was waging his own legal battle against the IRS before conservatives took the agency to court.
Climate change skeptic group The Heartland Institute hosts its annual conference this week and hopes to take on President Obama and others.