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FEC Rules Married Gay Couples Get Equal Treatment

The Federal Election Commission has ruled that married gay couples must receive equal treatment under election laws and be allowed to make political contributions jointly from the same bank account.

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College Republicans “Security Threat” to Obama’s Speech?

Ten University of Central Missouri Republican students, who had tickets for President Barack Obama's speech, Wednesday, were stopped at the door and refused admittance.

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Obama Enrolling Star Power to Promote Health Care

President Barack Obama is enrolling some star power to promote health care.

Obama stopped by a private White House meeting Monday with celebrities including singer Jennifer Hudson and actors Amy Poehler, Michael Cera and Kal Penn.

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Voters Shifting Right Force House GOP to Keep Pace

House Republicans are feeling increasing pressure to steer firmly right on big issues because of changes in primary-election politics.

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Weiner Not Dropping out of NYC Mayoral Race

Anthony Weiner says he's not dropping out of the New York City mayoral race in light of newly revealed explicit online correspondence with a young woman.

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Media Ignores Obama Co-Sponsored Stand Your Ground Law

The media has ignored the fact that in 2004, then Illinois State Senator, Barack Obama co-sponsored S.B. 2386, which actually broadened that state's stand your ground law! Last Friday, the President made comments that stand your ground laws are sending the wrong message as a society.

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Obama to Meet With Pro-White House Outside Group

President Barack Obama is meeting with activists to discuss ways they can support his agenda as lawmakers return to their home states for a summer break.

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House GOP On Health Care: For Repeal, Not Replace

Three years after campaigning on a vow to "repeal and replace" President Barack Obama's health care law, House Republicans have yet to advance an alternative for the system they have voted more than three dozen times to abolish in whole or in part.

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Pro-Clinton Group Getting Help from Obama Aides

Veterans of President Barack Obama's two presidential campaigns are signing up to help a Democratic group supporting a potential Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign.

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Should Taxpayers Continue To Pay For Lawmaker’s Gasoline?

You can answer this gem very quickly. Should our tax dollars continue to pay legislators to drive to the state house? Do you get paid to drive to work?

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