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First Draft Focus: A Presidential Tradition, With Cheese

President Obama pardons Cheese, the official national Thanksgiving turkey, with his daughters, Sasha and Malia, at the White House on Wednesday. Full News here – First Draft

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Obama to award Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Barack Obama is presenting the nation’s highest civilian honor to 19 artists, activists, public servants and others. Full News here – FOX News

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Cruz calls on Congress to block presidential nominees over executive action

Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that President Obama refuses to accept that only Congress has the authority to establish federal immigration laws and that members should block the president’s nominees and some funding until he rescinds his executive action on the issue. Full News here – FOX News

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Watch Jim Lehrer Moderate First Full Presidential Debate – Politics Informer Video

In the first presidential debate, held in Denver, Colo., and moderated by NewsHour’s Jim Lehrer, Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama presented their … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Democratic groups gearing up for a Hilary Clinton presidential campaign

A large amount of Democratic groups are preparing for Hilary Clinton to announce her plans to run for president in the 2016 election. Full News here – FOX News

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Republican Governors Set Sights on 2016 Presidential Race

The nation’s Republican governors, emboldened by the results of the midterm elections, gathered in Florida on Wednesday for a 2014 victory lap, but the meeting had the feel of an audition for the 2016 presidential race. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. Senator Jim Webb talks to reporters during his news conference at the U.S. embassy in Yangon

Former Senator Webb sets up panel to explore 2016 presidential bid

(Reuters) – Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb, a Democrat, became the first person to officially take serious steps towards a bid for the U.S. presidency in 2016 with the launch of an exploratory committee late on Wednesday. "Americans want positive, visionary leadership that they can trust, at a time when our country is facing historic […]

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Immigration Policy and Presidential Power

President Obama’s plan to overhaul immigration policy raises an old question: How much power can a president wield without the cooperation of Congress? Full News here – Washington Wire

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks and awards the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom to honorees during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House

President Obama Announces the Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients

President Barack Obama delivers remarks and awards the 2013 Presidential Medal of Freedom to honorees during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Nov. 20, 2013. Honorees are: Ernie Banks, Ben Bradlee, former President Bill Clinton, Daniel Inouye (posthumous), Daniel Kahneman, Richard Lugar, Loretta Lynn, Mario Molina, Sally Ride (posthumous), Bayard Rustin […]

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The Progressive Presidential Primary

If you think Hillary Clinton is going to fight for a progressive agenda, you’re smoking the good stuff. The woman who just told her Goldman Sachs audience that the bankers are misunderstood is going to do what – get money out of politics, fix the banking system, do progressive economic policy? Even if you “stand […]

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