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Labor secretary to press 2 sides in West Coast port dispute

Obama is sending his labor secretary to California to meet with both sides in a contract dispute that has affected the flow of goods from Asia into West Coast ports. 100 more words

Current Events

Democrats rally around Obama amid furore over Netanyahu Congress visit

They still follow his every word, and continue to cover his butt. The White House still thinks it can come out on top over the Netanyahu visit, and is encouraging Demonrats to rally around Obama. 417 more words

In The News

US fails to rescue hostages from Syria

US personnel recently tried to rescue American hostages held in Syria by the so-called Islamic State (IS) but failed, the Pentagon and White House said Wednesday, a day after the militants released a video of a US reporter being beheaded. 295 more words


Obama Administration, “the most transparent administration in history,” won't name companies or people fixing Obamacare website

Want to know the names of the individuals and companies leading the “tech surge” called in to fix Obamacare’s main website? If you ask “the most transparent administration in history,” you’re basically out of luck. 448 more words

Carney: 'Flirtation' With Debt Ceiling Harmful To US, World Economy

WASHINGTON (CBS DC/AP) — Senate leaders Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell announced a last-minute agreement Wednesday to avert a threatened Treasury default and reopen the government. 352 more words

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Political Headlines May 5, 2013: President Barack Obama to Start 'Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tours'




Obama to Start ‘Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity Tours’

Source: ABC News Radio, 5-5-13

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Boehner Pushes 'Plan B' for Fiscal Cliff | Redux

Boehner Pushes ‘Plan B’ for Fiscal Cliff

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Presenter of your home John Boehner, R-Ohio, shows up for a closed-door conference with House Republicans as he negotiates with President Obama to avert the fiscal cliff, at the Capitol in Washington, Dec. 592 more words