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Palmieri, White House Communications Director, to Join Clinton Team

Hillary Rodham Clinton has added the White House communications director, Jennifer Palmieri, to her fledgling 2016 presidential campaign staff.

Shock Says ‘Haters Gonna Hate’ on Office Decor

The fallout from Representative Aaron Shock's "Downton Abbey"- inspired office continues.

Key Points From Jeb Bush’s Detroit Speech

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush gave a campaign style speech in Detroit on Wednesday, touching on a range of themes including economics, education, immigration and global terrorism. Here are some key points from his remarks:

In Praise of Corn: Another Republican Rush to Iowa

The Des Moines Airport will see yet another en masse flooding of suits, media and entourages, as numerous potential presidential candidates are set to attend the Iowa Agricultural Summit on March 7.

First Draft Focus: Obama and the ‘Dreamers’

President Obama today, speaking after meeting with Dreamers in the Oval Office, according to pool reports.

Jeb Bush Heeds Romney Lesson: Avoid a Sea of Empty Seats

Mitt Romney may have opted out of presidential politics this time around, but the lessons of his previous campaigns are still being heeded by other Republicans.

The Vice President at Vice

Vice President Joseph R. Biden took a detour to Williamsburg today, dropping by the warehouse offices of Vice Media.

Without a Message, Christie Blown Off Course in Britain

Gov. Chris Christie’s three-day swing through the United Kingdom, which ended on Tuesday afternoon, did not lift or diminish the potential candidate -- but it did make some news.

Today in Politics

Jeb Bush is in Detroit and looking more and more like a presidential candidate.

Video Shows Obama’s 2008 Comments on Vaccines Were Misreported

Video posted online in 2008 shows that President Obama, then a senator, did not identify himself as a vaccine skeptic.

Where Do Potential 2016 Presidential Candidates Stand on Vaccines?

A measles outbreak has spurred a political debate over vaccine mandates, turning a public health question into one of personal liberty.

Rand Paul Gets a Booster Vaccination

Senator Rand Paul invited a reporter with him to watch him get his booster vaccination for Hepatitis A.

Rand Paul Shushes Interviewer, and Some Women See Sexism

Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky appeared to stumble when he stepped into a controversy over vaccine mandates on Monday night, but his bigger problem may be backlash from women.

Christie Goes Silent as He Wraps Up His Trip to Britain

Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey had a busy final day in the United Kingdom Tuesday, but he declined to talk to the press, determined to avoid fueling lines of coverage that have meddled with his message.

Denied Prime Targets, Rubio Still Unloads at Cuba Hearing

Senator Marco Rubio, a Florida Republican who is an outspoken critic of President Obama's Cuba policy, took issue with the move to normalize relations and also with the absence of certain witnesses.

Verbatim: Boehner on Vaccinations

Speaker John A. Boehner weighed in on the vaccination debate.

Today in Politics

The fight over immigration policy shifts to the Senate on Tuesday, with Democrats confident that they can block a homeland security financing bill that would reverse President Obama's immigration directives.

Paul Calls Vaccination a Matter of Freedom

Senator Rand Paul took a firm position on the side of people who say vaccination is a personal choice, overshadowing earlier comments by Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey and inserting himself into a hot debate that will likely resurface if the senator runs for president.

Hillary Clinton to Be Inducted Into Irish-American Hall of Fame

Hillary Rodham Clinton will be inducted into Irish America magazine's Hall of Fame next month, giving her an early opportunity to try to charm a critical voting bloc.

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