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Web Extra: Read an Excerpt of Olympia Snowe's New Book
Former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe joins us on “This Week” Sunday. In advance of the show, you can read the introduction from her new book below. Excerpted from FIGHTING FOR COMMON GROUND by Olympia Snowe by arrangement with Weinstein Books. Introduction When I announced I would not run for ...
Gary Johnson: ‘Ron Paul and Myself’ Can ‘Grow the Base’
ABC News’ Rick Klein and Gregory Simmons report: With the 2012 race taking some time to coalesce, former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson and his libertarian views may be crowded out by talk – stoked at a major conservative conference...
The Note: White House Ready For A Victory Lap
As the Senate prepares today for a final vote on the START arms reduction treaty with Russia, which looks likely to be ratified with the help of 11 Republican senators, the White House appears ready to take a bow.
Don't Get Used to a Productive Congress
ABC News’ Amy Walter reports: Not everybody in Congress is happy with what’s shaping up to be the most substantive lame duck session in recent history. GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham (SC) blasted his fellow Republicans in a Fox News radio...
The Note: Lame Duck Winners And Losers
By MICHAEL FALCONE and AMY WALTER President Obama is already well on his way to getting a lot of what he wanted during the lame duck session of Congress -- a feat that, as we noted last week, has earned...
Snowe Vows Support For DADT Repeal, Improves Chances of Senate Passage
ABC News' Matthew Jaffe reports: Not only do supporters of the repeal have reason to celebrate today because of the House of Representatives’ vote in favor of a stand-alone bill to repeal the military’s Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy, but also because the chances of the bill passing the Senate ...
This Week (12.12.10)
Welcome to view here and around the world I'm Christiane Amanpour. And at the top of the news this week. Deal my job is to do whatever I can to get this economy moving or no deal do we really need to give tax breaks for the rich our caucus will not so we'll. We will not Democrats rebel against the
Roundtable: Taxes and the House Democrats' Revolt
I've been keeping First Lady waiting for about half an hour. Some are fickle about I don't want my comment feel you're in good hands. There's a poll last alive. I am happy to be here. I suppose when the bullets that are are likely to hit me. Unless their distribution. There's never a perfect
MoveOn.org Vows Primary Challenges vs. Democrats Who Support Tax Deal
ABC News’ Rick Klein reports: Amid outrage on the left over the tax deal reached by President Obama, liberal activists are promising 2012 primary challenges against Democrats who vote in favor of the package.
Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Gaining Momentum in Senate
ABC News’ Matthew Jaffe reports: The push to repeal the military’s Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy on gays serving openly gained a significant boost today when Sen. Mark Pryor, a Democrat from Arkansas, threw his support behind the effort. In...