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Hillary Clinton, Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders Debate Corporate America
The three Democratic presidential candidates discuss how big corporations affect the U.S. economy.
Hillary Clinton Jokes 'I Don't Have Horns'
Hillary Clinton has a new message for Republicans: She’s not … a devil. During a campaign event today, the Democratic front-runner joked about her likability as she urged the crowd to talk to their Republican friends about her campaign. "First thing you can tell them, as best as you can tell
Obama Extends Student Loan Debt Relief to More Borrowers
President Obama today moved to close a “loophole” in regulations aimed at easing the burden of repaying federal student loans. Obama signed a presidential memorandum ordering the Education Department to extend monthly repayment “caps” to nearly 5 million student borrowers by December 2015. “At a...
Sequestration: Here to Stay or on Its Way Out?
Lawmakers and the American public seem to agree on two things lately: First, sequestration was designed to be so unpleasant that it would never go into effect, and second, something needs to be done about the sequester. The question is what. Senate Majority Leader Harry...
President Obama's Weirdest New Taxes
President Gets to $1.8 Trillion in Deficit Reduction One Revenue Enhancer at a Time
The Note: Next Week's Senate Scramble
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SERIOUS ROADBLOCKS AHEAD: This week’s big news was the breaking of a Republican filibuster that allowed for the gun control bill to move forward in the Senate. But, ABC’s JEFF ZELENY and SUNLEN MILLER report that the road ahead is...
President Obama Remarks on Budget as Senate Negotiates Gun Control
This is the special report. From ABC news now. And good morning everyone I'm cuts New York where this special report let's go down to the Rose Garden the president is unveiling his 2014 budget. My hard it is to do everything I can to reignite. What I can certainly true engine. The American Rising
Politicians Top Forbes Billionaires List
Some say that there is a lot of money in politics. Well, according to the Forbes 2013 Billionaires List, there are many politicians who have a lot of money too. Michael Bloomberg The richest politician to grace the list this year is New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who is ranked as the 7th
Romney Video an Accidental Counterattack in 'Class War'
Republicans have accused Democrats throughout the 2012 election of stoking a “class warfare” by pushing a proposal to raise taxes on the wealthy, for making a campaign issue of Mitt Romney’s tax returns and for demonizing his career in private equity. The Republican tactic in...
This Week's Best Quotes: 'The Private Sector Is Doing Fine'
Check out this week's funniest, craziest and buzziest quotes from around the world. 'The Private Sector Is Doing Fine.' Making the case that the areas of the U.S. economy that need help are state and local government and construction, President Obama said Friday that "the private sector is doing