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House Votes To Strip Deportation Relief From Dreamers

WASHINGTON — House Republicans voted on Friday to strip protections from undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers, putting more than a half-million young people at risk for deportation despite their longstanding ties to the United States. The bill was approved 216 to 192, largely along party lines. The measure would end the Deferred Action for Childhood […]

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3 Takeaways From the Medicare Trustees Report

Drew Altman: Lost in the back and forth over the Medicare trustees’ report is good news related to program savings. Full News here – Washington Wire

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House GOP bill would block Obama from extending deportation relief to any others

The move is aimed at winning over skeptical conservatives to support an emergency spending bill for the immigration crisis on the border. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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President Obama: “Russia Is Once Again Isolating Itself from the International Community”

Watch on YouTube This afternoon, President Obama spoke on the South Lawn about the situation in Ukraine, in the wake of the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 nearly two weeks ago. "In the Netherlands, Malaysia, Australia, and countries around the world," he said, "families are still in shock over the sudden and tragic loss […]

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Opposition To House GOP Border Plan Comes From Republicans

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Tuesday faced blistering criticism over their border crisis bill from Democrats and two less likely sources: Republican Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Jeff Sessions of Alabama. Cruz and Sessions put out statements criticizing House GOP leadership for its proposal to address the more than 57,500 unaccompanied minors apprehended crossing […]

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Victims’ Families Seek Justice, Retribution And Closure From Death Penalty

Randy Browning watched from behind the glass as Kimberly McCarthy slipped quietly into unconsciousness, snored briefly, then finally stopped breathing. It didn’t matter to him that this woman — who’d brutally stabbed and mutilated his beloved godmother and mentor — was allowed a peaceful, painless death. For Browning, it was enough to know that Dorothy […]

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From rumor to truthiness: Echo chamber says David Gregory is a goner

Flash! “Huge David Gregory Rumors Pick Up Steam.” Full News here – FOXNews.com

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A Day in the Life: Deric from Baltimore

Meet Deric. Deric Richardson had been out of work for over a year. He had a GED and a Microsoft Office certificate, but needed an opportunity to improve his skills. That opportunity came in the form of tuition-free training in laboratory skills provided by the nonprofit BioTechnical Institute of Maryland. Shortly after successfully completing the […]

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Letter From Washington: Led by Pelosi, Democrats Are Winning the Battle for Donors

The minority party in the House is unified and dominating the fund-raising war with Republicans. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Top Five Quotes From Sunday’s Talk Shows

Here are the top five quotes from Sunday’s talk shows. Full News here – Washington Wire

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