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Let’s All Imagine If ‘House Of Cards’ Was A Peppy, Upbeat Sitcom

If you already finished binge-watching “House of Cards” this weekend and have consumed nearly all the available data on it, here’s one more item to consider: “House of Cards” as a lighthearted, aw-shucks sitcom paired perfectly with the feel-good, upbeat theme song. The only thing missing is Frank Underwood bobbling some dishes, before turning to […]

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White House and Netanyahu Are Set to Make Dueling Cases in Washington

A day before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress, the verbal sparring over an American deal with Iran is likely to continue. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Backstairs at the White House #1 – Politics Informer Video

Backstairs at the White House is a 1979 NBC television miniseries based on the book My Thirty Years Backstairs at the White House by Lillian Rogers Parks (wi… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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House Republicans Vow to Continue Battle Against Immigration Measures

House Republican leaders vowed Sunday to keep trying to block President Barack Obama’s immigration measures as they continue to struggle over how to keep funding the Homeland Security Department. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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AIPAC Breaks With White House Over Iran

The leadership of the most powerful pro-Israel lobby in the U.S. publicly broke Sunday from the White House over the issue of Iran policy. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Boehner returns to his office after a visit to the House floor for procedural votes for legislation to fund the Department of Homeland Security at the Capitol in Washington

Boehner defends his U.S. House leadership amid conservative unrest

By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner, having suffered an embarrassing rebuke at the hands of conservatives in his own party, played down any risk to his continuing leadership on Sunday, saying disagreements with fellow Republicans were merely over strategy, not goals. Asked if he could lead the House, […]

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2/11/15: White House Press Briefing – Politics Informer Video

White House Press Briefings are conducted most weekdays from the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room in the West Wing.

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 Shutdown would furlough 30,000 employees

5 Things You Should Know About the House GOP’s Threat to Shut Down the Department of Homeland Security

With less than one day left before the Department of Homeland Security's funding expires, House Republicans continue to threaten a shutdown of a department that keeps Americans safe. Set to run out tomorrow, this critical funding pays for more than 30,000 American workers, helps keep our cities safe and our border secure, and is essential […]

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 Shutdown would furlough 30,000 employees

5 Things You Should Know About the House GOP’s Threat to Shut Down the Department of Homeland Security

With less than one day left before the Department of Homeland Security's funding expires, House Republicans continue to threaten a shutdown of a department that keeps Americans safe. Set to run out tomorrow, this critical funding pays for more than 30,000 American workers, helps keep our cities safe and our border secure, and is essential […]

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Boehner walks to the House floor for procedural votes for legislation to fund the Department of Homeland Security at the Capitol in Washington

House passes one-week funding extension for Homeland Security

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives passed a one-week funding extension for the Department of Homeland Security late on Friday, in time to avert a partial shutdown for the agency at midnight. The two-thirds majority vote, which came with support from Democrats a few hours after the House failed to pass a three-week […]

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