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File photo of Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sessions: Passage Of Immigration Bill Will Cause Wages Of American Workers To Fall For Next 12 Years

Day after day, Sen. Jeff Sessions argues against an immigration overhaul bill that GOP party leaders, and a sizable share of his Republican colleagues, say is critical to any chance of a national comeback for the party out of power in Washington.


Education Secretary Arne Duncan speaks to students after reading the Dr. Seuss book "Green Eggs and Ham" at Rolling Terrace Elementary School on March 1, 2013 in Takoma Park, Md. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Senate GOP: Education Secretary Has ‘States Over A Barrel’ On Sweeping Rewrite Of No Child Left Behind

The Senate Education Committee on Wednesday finished its sweeping rewrite of No Child Left Behind that eases coast-to-coast requirements for schools and gives states greater independence to set their own goals.


Former Vice President Dick Cheney speaks at the Long Island Association fall luncheon at the Crest Hollow Country Club on Oct. 18, 2012 in Woodbury, N.Y. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Cheney: I’d Make Same Decision To Invade Iraq ‘In A Minute’

Former Vice President Dick Cheney has no regrets about the Iraq War.


President Barack Obama presents investor, industrialist and philanthropist Warren Buffett with the 2010 Medal of Freedom in the East Room of the White House on Feb. 15, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Buffett Prefers Cutoff For Elimination Of Bush Tax Cuts At $500,000

Billionaire Warren Buffett is again calling for higher taxes on the “ultrarich” and he’s urging Congress to compromise on spending cuts and tax increases.


Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney delivers a foreign policy speech at the Virginia Military Institute on Oct. 8, 2012 in Lexington, Va. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Romney: American Gains In Iraq Have Eroded

Romney said the American gains in Iraq — won during the war started by President George W. Bush — have eroded.


Then President George W Bush walks to the lectern after shaking hands with then Gov. Mitt Romney before speaking to the governors at the National Building Museum on Feb. 27, 2006 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Romney: Bush Kept US From Going Into Great Depression

“I keep hearing the president say that he’s responsible for keeping America from going into a Great Depression,” Romney said of Obama. “No, no, no. That was President George W. Bush and (Treasury Secretary) Hank Paulson that stepped in and kept that from happening.”