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U.S. President Obama answers questions ahead of national security council meeting at the White House in Washington

Obama notifies Congress of ordering air strikes in Iraq’s Amerli

President Barack Obama formally notified the U.S. Congress on Monday that he had authorized air strikes and humanitarian airdrops over the weekend in the Iraqi Shi’ite town of Amerli where Islamic State militants had trapped the civilian population. Iraqi security forces backed by Shi'ite militias on Sunday broke the two-month siege of Amerli and entered […]

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U.S. Congress on Ebola – Politics Informer Video

An emergency U.S. Congressional hearing Thursday examined the international efforts to contain the deadly Ebola virus. Testimony from a volunteer organizatio…

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JLL CEO testifies before U.S. Congress – Politics Informer Video

Colin Dyer testifies before U.S. Congress Bicameral Task Force on Climate Change on April 10, highlighting how the real estate industry addresses the most gl… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Congress Must Act to Get the Economy Back on Track

Maya MacGuineas: The larger lift for the economy will have to come from lawmakers since the Fed’s efforts alone aren’t sufficient.. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Caitlin Huey-Burns: Republican Plans In Congress

Steve Chaggaris of CBS News and RCP reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns discuss what needs to be done and what might happen in Congress before the November elections. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Video Log

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Fox News poll: Voters to Congress — Do something! Anything! on immigration

By a more than three-to-one margin, voters would pick immigration reform that only includes a pathway to citizenship over no Congressional action at all — if those were the only two options on the table.  Full News here – FOXNews.com

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US Congress Approves $225 Million For Israeli ‘Iron Dome’ System – Politics Informer Video

US Congress Approves 5 Million For Israeli ‘Iron Dome’ System Congress on Friday approved 5 million for Israel’s Iron Dome missile defense system, a Pe… Video Rating: 3 / 5

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Nigerian Teenager Tells US Congress Boko Haram Killed Family – Politics Informer Video

President Obama has informed Congress that the United States is deploying about 80 military personnel to Chad as part of its effort to help find and return m…

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Nigerian Teenager Tells US Congress Boko Haram Killed Family – Politics Informer Video

President Obama has informed Congress that the United States is deploying about 80 military personnel to Chad as part of its effort to help find and return m… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Uniting to Take Congress, G.O.P. Tries to Become the Party of ‘Yes’

Party leaders say that Republicans will need to be realistic about what they can achieve and that a high level of party unity will be essential. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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