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Obama to GOP: ‘Stop Just Hating All The Time’

Pointing the finger at Republicans for congressional inaction, President Barack Obama chided lawmakers Wednesday for spending the waning days before their month-long summer break trying to sue him rather than addressing economic issues that could boost the middle class.

07/30/2014

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Obama Prods GOP On Border Issue, Cites Progress

With one week left before Congress’ August recess, President Barack Obama is prodding Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families from Central America.

07/26/2014

One of President Barack Obama's top advisers says the White House takes seriously the possibility that House Republicans could pursue impeachment of the president. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Obama Adviser: White House Taking Impeachment Threat Seriously

One of President Barack Obama’s top advisers says the White House takes seriously the possibility that House Republicans could pursue impeachment of the president.

07/25/2014

File photo of Capitol Hill building. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Passes $20 Billion Bill That Cuts IRS Tax Enforcement

GOP House measure also cuts healthy food initiative championed by Michelle Obama.

07/16/2014

File photo of birth control tools. (credit: Getty Images)

Senate GOP Blocks Bill on Contraception Coverage

Senate Republicans have blocked a bill aimed at restoring free contraception for women who get their health insurance from companies that object on religious grounds.

07/16/2014

File photo of a doctor examining a patient. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Republicans Announce Special Session on Medicaid

Virginia Republican legislative leaders are scheduling a special session in September to debate whether to expand Medicaid eligibility, something GOP lawmakers have already made clear they oppose.

07/09/2014

Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., speaks at a campaign rally for President Barack Obama at Sloan's Lake Park on Oct. 4, 2012 in Denver, Colo. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Udall Skipping Obama Fundraiser For His Campaign

President Barack Obama on Wednesday will headline his first fundraiser for a Senate Democrat in danger of losing this fall — but the candidate, Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, won’t be by his side.

07/09/2014

Republican Women Face Uphill Fight Connecting With Female Voters (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cleveland Tops Dallas to Host RNC Convention in 2016

A Republican National Committee panel is recommending Cleveland to host the party’s 2016 presidential convention.

07/08/2014

And although a majority of Americans hold negative opinions of both parties, an overwhelming majority continues to take one side or the other.  (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Poll: Majority Of Americans Dislike Both Political Parties, Still Pick Sides

More than one-five Americans interpret someone who identifies themselves as Republican as someone who “supports wealthy/businesses/not for the people,” with 22 percent saying “conservative” and “right wing” are only in support of businesses.

07/08/2014

First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama Fights House Republicans On School Lunch Rules

First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet.

07/05/2014

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