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Photos Of Bill Clinton and Donald Trump Together to be Made Public
Photos from more than a decade ago of former President Bill Clinton and presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump will be released this fall by the Clinton Presidential Library, the National Archives told ABC News. The official White House photos were taken in the summer of 2000 when Clinton
Exclusive Interview with Mr. & Mrs. Romney, Secret Service's Brothel Party and a GSA Official in the Spa Tub (PM Note)
Watch Diane Sawyer’s exclusive interview with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann, today at 6:30 p.m. ET on “World News With Diane Sawyer” and 11 p.m. ET on “Nightline.” Let the Veepstakes Begin! Romney announced he kicked off the search for his...
Another Veteran House Democrat Retiring - New York's Rep. Edolphus Towns
Rep. Edolphus Towns, D-New York, announced today that he will retire at the end of his term rather than seek a 16th term in the House of Representatives. “After months of long family discussions, I have decided not to seek reelection for my seat in the United...
Identity Thieves ‘Make It Rain’ Cash With Fraudulent Tax Refunds
By Tom Giusto, ABC News WASHINGTON — Police in Tampa, FL, knew something was up when they noticed many of their biggest drug dealers were no longer on the streets. When one of the drug dealers was pulled over in a traffic stop, instead of...
Members of Congress Search for Bipartisan SOTU Dates
ABC News’ John R. Parkinson reports: Minority Whip Steny Hoyer, D-Maryland, said he’s made a proposal for the some of the House leadership to sit together, but would not reveal any of the specifics of his pitch because it has...
Lawmakers to mix and mingle at State of Union speech
After Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., first suggested that members of Congress cross the aisle to sit with the other party for the State of the Union Address, dozens of like-minded members suddenly found themselves looking for a date tonight. Some arrangements came naturally: A few state delegations are
Democrats' Fear of Issa Could Spell House Oversight Panel Shake-Up
A growing number of House Democrats do not want Rep. Ed Towns, D-N.Y., to retain the party's top post on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee when Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., takes over the panel's reins in January, ABC News has learned. Towns' critics believe that Democrats will
Would President Obama Be Better Off If Democrats Lose Control of Congress?
Some Say President Would Get Re-Election Boost if Republicans Control Capitol Hill
Johnson and Johnson Execs and FDA Take Fire Over Phantom Recall
The chief executive of Johnson and Johnson admitted to Congress at a hearing into a 'phantom recall' that his company made mistakes in its execution of the largest recall of children's medicine in history.
FDA Official: Johnson & Johnson's 'Secret' Recall No Secret
A U.S. Food and Drug Administration deputy commissioner testified before Congress today that the agency did not act quickly enough to stop Johnson & Johnson from carrying out a "phantom" recall last year. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein divulged new details about when the FDA learned about Johnson &