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Homeland Security funding deal elusive

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department looming, House Speaker John Boehner is demanding negotiations with Democrats on a funding bill that rolls back President Barack Obama’s immigration policies. 688 more words

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Boehner to Media: Pucker Up

House Speaker John Boehner had a message for reporters who want to know what he’s going to do to keep the Department of Homeland Security: Pucker up. 237 more words

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Netanyahu Says He Respects Obama But Has No Choice and Must Speak Out on Iran

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

JERUSALEM —Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday he respects President Barack Obama but stressed he has no choice but to travel to America to lobby against a nuclear deal with Iran. 652 more words

Boehner Says House In 'Wait And See Mode' On Funding Homeland Security

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Speaker John Boehner says he’s waiting for the Senate to act on legislation to fund the Homeland Security Department ahead of Friday’s midnight deadline. 105 more words

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Congress sends Keystone bill to Obama, who plans to veto it

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Speaker John Boehner (BAY’-nur) says Congress is sending President Barack Obama legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline on Tuesday.

The White House is indicating Obama will quickly veto it in private over Republican lawmakers’ urging that he sign it. 95 more words

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Kasich: Despite 'Clumsy' Handling, Obama Should Meet With Netanyahu

Ohio Governor John Kasich says President Barack Obama should meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he visits Washington next month, despite the controversy over the trip. 175 more words

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Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson Warns Congress Over DHS Funding

A top Obama administration official warned several times Sunday about the potential, far-reaching perils of Congress allowing the Department of Homeland Security to run out of funding in several days and got some Republican support in the Capitol Hill stalemate. 566 more words

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