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If Republicans were writing a movie script for next year's congressional elections, the working title might be "2014: Apocalypse of Obamacare." (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Republicans Await ‘Obamacare’ Disaster In 2014

If Republicans were writing a movie script for next year’s congressional elections, the working title might be “2014: Apocalypse of Obamacare.”

05/26/2013

A federal judge is ordering the IRS to explain under oath how it lost a trove of emails to and from a central figure in the agency's tea party controversy. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

IRS Replaces Lerner Amid Tea Party Controversy

A day after she refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing, Lois Lerner was replaced Thursday as director of the Internal Revenue Service division that oversaw agents who targeted tea party groups.

05/23/2013

File photo of former First Lady Barbara Bush. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Barbara Bush On Jeb Run: ‘We’ve Had Enough Bushes’

Amid the celebration surrounding the opening of son George W. Bush’s presidential library, former first lady Barbara Bush is brushing aside talk of a Jeb Bush run for the White House.

04/25/2013

Former U.S. President George W. Bush (credit: Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Obama, Clinton to Tip Hats to George W. Bush at Library Dedication

All the living American presidents past and present are gathering in Dallas, a rare reunion to salute one of their own at the dedication of the George W. Bush Presidential Center.

04/25/2013

Despite vast differences with President George W. Bush on ideology, style and temperament, President Barack Obama has stuck with Bush policies or aspirations on a number of fronts, from counterterrorism to immigration, from war strategy to the global fight against AIDS. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Despite Vast Difference In Ideology, Obama Keeps Many Bush Administration Policies

Despite vast differences with President George W. Bush on ideology, style and temperament, President Barack Obama has stuck with Bush policies or aspirations on a number of fronts, from counterterrorism to immigration, from war strategy to the global fight against AIDS.

04/24/2013

Former President George W. Bush (Photo credit: Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/GettyImages)

Bush Started As Uniter, Ended Up Divider

On June 12, 1999, George W. Bush began his White House quest with this comment at to a barbecue-going crowd in Iowa: “This country is hungry for a new style of campaign … a campaign that unites all Americans toward a better tomorrow.”

04/22/2013

File photo of Egyptian satirist and television host Bassem Youssef. (credit: KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Egypt’s Jon Stewart’ Plans To Increase Jabs At Morsi, Islam Following Interrogation

Bassem Youssef, who is considered to be “Egypt’s Jon Stewart,” was interrogated by Egyptian government officials on Sunday after an arrest warrant was announced for charges that included insulting Islam and President Mohammed Morsi.

04/03/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: Economic Pessism On The Rise As Obama’s Approval Declines

President Barack Obama’s approval rating and pessimism surrounding the U.S. economy are heading in opposite directions.

03/30/2013

Former US Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, and George Bush. (credit: TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Taxpayers Foot $3.7M Bill for Ex-Presidents’ Phones, Postage, Travel and More

Former President Bill Clinton’s 8,300-square-foot Harlem office near the Apollo Theater costs taxpayers nearly $450,000. George W. Bush spends $85,000 on telephone fees, and another $60,000 on travel. Jimmy Carter sends $15,000 worth of postage — all on the government’s dime.

03/26/2013

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Government Spent Nearly $3.7M on Ex-Presidents in 2012

Being the leader of the free world is an expensive proposition. But the costs don’t stop once you leave the White House.

03/25/2013

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