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Obama heralds economic recovery in State of the Union address — President Barack Obama planned to take credit for the improving economy in his State of the Union address Monday, declaring "Tonight, we turn the page." But Obama also warned that prosperity may only be available to "a few of us who do spectacularly well" if policies are not enacted to address the needs of the middle class.

Clinton feels heat over Wal-Mart ties — NEW YORK -- With retailer Wal-Mart under fire for its labor and healthcare policies, one Democrat with ties to the company, Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, has started feeling her share of the political heat. Clinton served on Wal-Mart's board of directors for six years when her husband was governor of Arkansas.

Ron Paul Clicks With Young Voters-AARP — Texas Rep. Ron Paul's libertarian message of less government, personal liberty and ending U.S. military involvement overseas clicks with young people, who are supplying zest for his stronger-than-expected presidential campaign. Nearly half of all voters under 30 went for Paul in the first two states to vote, helping to propel him to a second-place finish in the New Hampshire primary and third place in Iowa's leadoff caucuses.

McConnell projected winner as fate of Senate remains unclear — Kentucky Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell won a tight race to keep his seat on Tuesday, offering the first evidence that his party may be on its way to a strong midterm election night showing.

An Election Day tilt toward Republicans — Fed up with Washington and frustrated by the still-limping economy, voters Tuesday appear poised to hand control of the Senate to Republicans in a midterm election noted for its negativity, billionaire-funded advertising and in some states, outright voter suppression.

Health bill revives abortion issue for young women — NEW YORK-At 21, Jelena Woehr describes herself as a feminist, focusing on issues such as domestic violence and improved career opportunities for women. Yes, she also supports abortion rights. But that wasn't her emphasis until Congress began considering potential restrictions on insurance coveragfe for abortion.

Q&A with Jeremy Scahill on drones, counterterrorism and ‘Dirty Wars’ — Jeremy Scahill is an investigative correspondent for The Nation magazine and has reported from hot spots around the world including Afghanistan, Yemen and Somalia. "Dirty Wars," a new documentary on U.S. covert wars based on Scahill's book of the same name, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January and is set for release in [...]

Bachmann’s rise and fall-and what it says about the GOP — There was a time, albeit brief, when polls showed Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann topping the 2012 Republican presidential primary field. And that tells you something about the challenges the GOP faces as it tries to rebrand itself as a viable party in presidential politics. Bachmann, who announced Wednesday she would not seek re-election to the [...]
Feb 26, 2015

@adamgoldmanwp you are still the shizz. Congrats on your great scoop. Can I say I knew you when?

Feb 25, 2015

RT @sona: For every Sound of Music fan, this @VanityFair portrait of Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer by @annieleibovitz

Feb 25, 2015

Before buying into the Jeb-as-frontrunner meme, read this @SteveKornacki analysis on why it's different this time…

Feb 25, 2015

Happy for @trymainelee who just met his (and many other people's) journalism hero, Gay Talese

Feb 25, 2015

Our @BenjySarlin spent time w Marco Rubio in NH and filed this smart story. There's a path for Rubio but it's tricky…

Feb 24, 2015

RT @SuzyWelch: #Oscars2015 recap: Call your mom. Stay weird. Travolta did a Biden on Idina. Something unfunny about a briefcase. Oops, Birdman.

Feb 24, 2015

RT @aseitzwald: Hillary Clinton on Patricia Arquette Oscar speech: "She's right."

Feb 24, 2015

CA's 55 electoral votes, lost to GOP for foreseeable future, hugely hinders Rs' ability to get to 270 in prez contest…

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