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Donald Trump on His Double-Digit Lead Against Ted Cruz
The Republican presidential front-runner speaks live with "GMA" on the upcoming Iowa caucus.
Donald Trump: Cruz's 'Big Shot' At New Yorkers is Personal
Trump says "there's no way" Ted Cruz can answer questions on his citizenship.
Towns Consider Mandatory Gun Ownership in Homes
Should every homeowner in America be required to own a firearm? A few towns across the country have considered measures to determine just that. On Monday night, voters in the small town of Byron, Maine, home to about 150 people, struck down a proposal that...
Of Contradictions And Compromise (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA WON’T BALANCE BUDGET ‘JUST FOR THE SAKE OF BALANCE’: President Obama sat down with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos for an exclusive interview yesterday and rejected calls to balance the federal budget in the next ten years, instead arguing that ...
Changes in the Constitution That Experts Would Like to Make
The Constitution has held the United States government together for more than 200 years with remarkably few changes – there have been only 27 ratified amendments in part because it is such a difficult process. That's the whole point, and that's why there haven't been any additions since 1992, well
John Roberts: With 'ObamaCare,' the Supreme Court's New Swing Vote?
When Glenn Beck starts telling T-shirts calling you a coward, you're no longer the hero of the right sitting on the highest bench in the land. Such is the fate of one John G. Roberts Jr ., the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, appointed by George W. Bush, who once was conservatives' white knight.
Obamacare Decision Eve, House Hunters, Fundraising Edition, the Biden Depression (PM Note)
Cool Infographic – Meet the People Deciding if You Have to Buy Health Insurance – Supreme Court justices and what they’ve said about Obamacare – http://abcn.ws/MVvIGo President Obama’s Turbulent Relationship with SCOTUS – It all started with the oath of office – http://abcn.ws/MW0PUq Predictions ...
Then-Solicitor General Kagan on Health Care Bill Wrote ‘I hear they have the votes!! Simply amazing’
She’s now a Supreme Court Justice who will hear arguments in March about the constitutionality of President Obama’s signature legislation, the health care law. But in 2009 and 2010, Justice Elena Kagan was President Obama’s solicitor general. And in emails from that time that were...
Last-Ditch 14th Amendment Plan Gains Momentum As Debt Clock Ticks
ABC News' Amy Bingham reports: As fears intensify that Congress will not pass a debt limit increase in time to avoid default, some Democrats are pulling out their pocket Constitutions to find a back-up plan. Assistant Minority Leader Rep. James...
The 14th Amendment: A Debt Ceiling Back-Up Plan?
ABC News' Amy Bingham reports: With political stalemate hovering above the debt limit negotiations, some people are turning to the Constitution in search of a last-ditch plan to avoid all-out financial disaster. Former President Bill Clinton and some congressional scholars...