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American Atheists President: ‘Inevitable’ US Will Have Atheist President

The role of religion in government is once again front-and-center in the United States following the controversial religious freedoms law in Indiana.



Schumer Considered Favorite To Replace Reid As Head Of Senate Dems, Report Says

The Senate Minority Leader announced he will not run for re-election next year.


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Republican Senator Dan Coats To Retire

The Indiana Republican says he will not seek re-election in 2016.


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Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.


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GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.


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Clinton Filling Out Campaign Team Ahead Of Launch

Hillary Clinton is adding a veteran communications adviser ahead of what is expected to be her announcement she will run for president in 2016.


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Mikulski Retirement Sparks Early Jockeying in Maryland

Democratic U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski’s announcement that she will retire at the end of her term is sending shockwaves through Maryland’s political landscape.


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Senate Democrats Push For Vote On Attorney General Nominee

A letter signed by all Senate Democrats says Lynch’s nomination has been pending longer than any nominee for attorney general in the past three decades.


Artist Jon McNaughton's latest piece, "Obama Foreign Policy." (Credit: jonmcnaughton.com)

Controversial Artist Creates New Obama Foreign Policy Critique

WASHINGTON (CBSDC) — Artist Jon McNaughton released a new painting Monday critiquing President Barack Obama on foreign policy. McNaughton is known for his controversial work, often mixing religion with politics. His latest work includes a […]



Some In GOP Say DHS Funding Lapse Not A Big Deal

Conservative House Republicans are saying it’s better to let the Homeland Security Department go unfunded for a few days if it means undoing President Obama’s executive actions on immigration.