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Archived Since:October 21, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Carney "not sure" how often Obama skeet shoots

White House press secretary responds to Obama's claim that at Camp David, he goes skeet shooting "all the time"

Super Bowl senators place their crabby bets

California and Maryland senators offer up crab feasts if their team loses the big game

Secret Service dog dies in line of duty

The Belgian shepherd fell from a New Orleans parking garage roof during a bomb sweep for a visit by VP Biden

Police chiefs from Newtown, Aurora to meet with Obama

President Obama will meet with police chiefs from cities and towns affected by gun violence

Palin: Tea party hasn't even begun to fight

No longer with Fox News, Palin says about her future: "The door is wide open"

Bipartisan praise for Hillary Clinton as she moves on

As she and Obama sit down for a joint interview on "60 Minutes", Republicans and Democrats alike offer praise for Clinton

Obama: Gun control supporters must listen more

As gun debate gains traction, President Obama voices "profound respect" for hunting tradition in America

Paul Ryan: GOP must not be "the villain" in Obama's "morality plays"

Former Republican VP nominee Rep. Paul Ryan charts the party's course back to political prosperity, pleads for GOP unity, prudence

Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, won't seek reelection

Veteran Iowa Democrat tells the AP that "It's just time to step aside," citing age and a desire for a new generation of leaders

GOP slams Dems for failure to pass budget

In weekly addresses, Sen. Thune, R-S.D., calls on Senate to pass a budget, while Obama touts financial oversight nominees

Mark Kelly, NRA's Wayne LaPierre to testify at Senate gun hearing

Gun control's fiercest advocates - and opponents - to face Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday

Immigration at forefront as Obama meets with Hispanic lawmakers

The president is taking first steps in second term on an issue he's making a priority

Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., to bow out of 2014 reelection

Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., announces that he will not seek reelection in 2014

Obama names Denis McDonough as chief of staff

The president announced his replacement today for Jack Lew, who is his choice for top Treasury post

Report: Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., to bow out of 2014 reelection

Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., reportedly told his staff this morning that he will not run for reelection

Obama to name Denis McDonough as chief of staff

The president will announce a replacement today for Jack Lew, who is his choice for top Treasury post

Senate approves modest restrictions on filibusters

Thursday's vote make it a bit harder but not impossible for outnumbered senators to sink bills and nominations

Obama shoos away an uninvited visitor

A tenacious fly today enjoyed a better fate than the last bug that crossed the president

Senate leaders tentatively agree to filibuster reforms

The reforms hashed out by Senate leaders Reid and McConnell could speed up the legislative process

Obama to nominate Mary Jo White as SEC chair

The choice of White, a former high-profile prosecutor, suggests Obama is looking for tougher enforcement from the SEC

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