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House Panel Asks Hillary Clinton to Appear Over Email Use

A Republican-led House committee asked former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to agree to an interview over her use of a personal email for government business. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the 2015 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting award in Washington

U.S. House committee seeks to interview Hillary Clinton over emails

A U.S. House panel is seeking an interview with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over her use of private email and a personal computer server while at the State Department, the committee said in a letter to her lawyer released on Tuesday. Republican Representative Trey Gowdy, who chairs the U.S. House Select Committee on […]

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Rubio Confirms Date of ‘Big Announcement’

The slow walk of candidates declaring they are running for president took another step forward on Monday with Senator Marco Rubio announcing plans to make a “big announcement” in a couple of weeks. Full News here – First Draft

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‘Don’t Worry About It’ Approach on Iran May Haunt White House, G.O.P. Lawmaker Says

The administration probably regrets bottling up sanctions in the Senate, said Representative Ed Royce of California, the Republican chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Full News here – First Draft

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The Threat to Obama From the Courts

Jeffrey Toobin, The New YorkerIt may appear that the Republican Congress represents the greatest threat to President Obama’s agenda and legacy. But in the larger scheme of things, Congress is an annoyance. It’s the courts that are the threat. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Indiana governor to hold news conference on religious freedom law

Indiana Governor Mike Pence will hold a news conference on Tuesday to discuss the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which was condemned by business leaders and Democrats who say it could lead to discrimination against gays. The news conference will be at 11 a.m. EDT, the governor’s office said in a brief advisory. Republican presidential […]

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Capital Field Notes: The House Democrats Who Are Voting With Republicans More Often

A small group of representatives is distancing itself from its own party, Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Uncertainty in Congress Hampers Pacific Trade Deal

Wavering support for trade in Congress has emerged as the biggest obstacle holding up completion of a 12-nation Pacific trade pact under negotiation for nearly a decade. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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HUFFPOLLSTER: Americans Favor A Nuclear Deal With Iran

Polls find support for a nuclear deal with Iran, but by varying margins. Clinton’s support drops in three swing states but she still runs ahead in Ohio and Pennsylvania. And Americans want to make voting easier, but not mandatory. This is HuffPollster for Tuesday, March 31, 2015. POST/ABC FINDS SUPPORT FOR IRAN NUKE DEAL – […]

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How Congress’s Inaction on IMF Reform, Trade Hinders the U.S.

Lawmakers’ failure to act on two important fronts—the International Monetary Fund and trade—may well be undermining America’s international economic competitiveness, writes Gerald F. Seib. Full News here – Washington Wire

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