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Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli. (Credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Cuccinelli: Outsiders Trying to Trump Virginia Voters

Republican Ken Cuccinelli on Tuesday said out-of-state figures such as New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg were trying to overpower his supporters, pointing to an advertising landscape that has left him at a 2-to-1 disadvantage.

10/22/2013

Tribal leaders warn assistance to elderly Indians could still lag despite the end of the government shutdown. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

For Native American Tribes Shutdown’s Effects Could Linger

Disruptions to some services for elderly American Indians and other needy residents of reservations could linger despite the end of the government shutdown, tribal officials said Thursday.

10/18/2013

Washington Landmarks Begin To Re-Open As Government Shutdown Ends

Back To Work For Government Workers After 16-Day Shutdown

The White House’s budget office says federal workers should expect to return to work Thursday morning as the partial government shutdown comes to an end.

10/17/2013

Democrat Cory Booker handily won the special election to fill Frank Lautenberg's seat. (Getty Images)

Democrat Booker Wins New Jersey Senate Election

Newark Mayor Cory Booker won a special election Wednesday to represent New Jersey in the U.S. Senate.

10/17/2013

Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan face off in New Jersey's senate race. (Pool Photo/Philadelphia Inquirer, David M Warren)

Decision Day In New Jersey’s Accelerated Senate Race

The two-month campaign in New Jersey between Democrat Cory Booker and Republican Steve Lonegan ends amid a lingering federal government shutdown.

10/16/2013

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Virginia Race Previews Shutdown Politics for 2014

Playing out just across the Potomac River from shutdown central, the Virginia governor’s race has turned into a real-time test of Republican and Democratic positions in the congressional budget battle raging in the nation’s capital.

10/15/2013

Arizona is joining several other states to keep top travel destinations, like Grand Canyon National Park, open during the government shutdown. (Getty Images)

Grand Canyon, Statue Of Liberty Among National Parks To Reopen With State Funds

States are using their own money to reopen some national parks, including the Grand Canyon, Statue of Liberty, Zion National Park and Mount Rushmore

10/12/2013

Former White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry tells CBS News there is a lack of trust between Democratic and Republican leaders. (Getty Images)

McCurry: Obama And Boehner Are Like ‘Oil And Water’

Former White House Press Secretary Mike McCurry says a clash of personalities may be aggravating the current government shutdown.

10/10/2013

Investment firms are beginning to sell off short-term government debt. (Getty Images)

Short-Term Funds Show Stress As Default Looms

Fidelity Investments, the nation’s largest money market mutual fund manager, has sold all of its short-term U.S. government debt — the latest sign that investors are increasingly nervous about the possibility of a government default.

10/10/2013

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Debt Limit Overtaking Shutdown as U.S. Crisis Focus

A market-rattling federal default loomed and the partial government shutdown lingered on Monday, but a gridlocked Congress betrayed little or no urgency toward resolving either of the nation’s most challenging short-term economic disputes.

10/07/2013

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