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Poll Shows Clinton Leading Hypothetical Race for NYC Mayor
New Quinnipiac poll shows she'd be a strong contender for the job.
Trump's Pick for EPA Testifies That Climate Change Is No Hoax
Scott Pruitt has come under fire for his comments on global warming.
Obama Talks Chelsea Manning, Wikileaks, Free Press in Final Press Conference
The president's defense of her commutation came today.
Pence Now Looking to George HW Bush as ‘Example’
Vice President-elect Mike Pence, who has previously pointed to Dick Cheney as someone he'd like to model his vice presidency...
Former President George HW Bush Admitted to ICU
The former president, 92, is being monitored as a precaution.
Wilbur Ross Declares He's Pro-Trade in Confirmation Hearing
Billionaire investor Wilbur Ross testified at his confirmation hearing today
Trump's HHS Pick Says It's 'Not Our Goal' for Americans to Lose Health Coverage
Tom Price is Trump's pick to lead the Department of Health and Human Services.
'I Don't Like to Lie' and Other Notable Recent Trump Quotes
The president-elect spoke on a range of issues.
Senate Dems to Grill Trump’s EPA Pick Over Energy Donations
President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to lead the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to face tough questions during...
Nikki Haley: 'United Nations Could Benefit From a Fresh Set of Eyes'
The South Carolina governor is Trump's pick to be U.S. ambassador to the U.N.
Everything You Need to Know About Hillary Clinton
And a few things you probably didn't know.
Everything You Need To Know About Rand Paul
Paul is the second Republican candidate to enter the 2016 race.
5 Times Obama Ditched His Shoes Overseas
He visits a lot of historic sites, which often necessitates footwear removal.
12 Fun Things You Didn't Know About Past Presidents
The first president to bathe in running water and other facts.
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President Obama's Final News Conference
In his final White House press conference, President Obama answered a range of questions from Chelsea Manning to his advice...
Obama Comments on George H.W. Bush Hospitalization
The former president, 92, is being monitored as a precaution.
Obama Says 'Justice Has Been Served' in Chelsea Manning Case
The president's defense of her commutation came today.
Obama Urges Press to Continue to Hold President Accountable
Obama addresses reporters in the Brady Press Briefing Room.
Wilbur Ross Declares He's Pro-Trade in Confirmation Hearing
Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for commerce secretary, told the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and...
Trump's HHS Pick Says It's 'Not Our Goal' for Americans to Lose Health Coverage
Tom Price, tapped to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, faced questions at his Senate confirmation hearing...
Mike Pence Will Follow Examples Set by George HW Bush, Dick Cheney
The vice president–elect said he's grateful for the guidance from his predecessors, including Joe Biden.
Donald Trump Prepares for Inauguration as Others Plan to Skip Festivities
In addition, congressional committees continue to hold confirmation hearings on the president-elect's Cabinet picks.
EPA Nominee Hot Seat
As Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt takes questions from senators about his plan to lead the EPA, Kenneth Moton speaks...
George HW Bush: In a Minute
The Massachusetts native served as our 41st president.
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Michelle Obama Through the Years
A look at the first lady's life and times.