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President Barack Obama talks to reporters at the end of the NATO Summit on Sept. 5, 2014 in Newport, Wales. (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Immigration Group: Obama’s Decision ‘Another Slap To The Face’ To Latino Community

President Barack Obama said Saturday that the surge of immigrant children entering the U.S. illegally changed the politics surrounding the issue of immigration and led him to put off a pledge to use executive action that could shield millions of people from deportation.

09/07/2014

File photo of Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Dem Challenging Sen. Pat Roberts Ends Campaign Without Explanation

The Democrat challenging three-term Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts has ended his campaign without explanation.

09/04/2014

McConnell's campaign chief, Jesse Benton. says he doesn't want a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012 to be a distraction in Kentucky. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mitch McConnell’s Campaign Manager Resigns

Jesse Benton says he doesn’t want a scandal in Iowa involving a presidential campaign he worked for in 2012 to be a distraction in Kentucky.

08/29/2014

President Barack Obama holds a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 28, 2014. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Analyst: Republicans Talking About Impeaching Obama ‘Stupid,’ Hurts Party

Despite President Barack Obama’s low approval ratings, Republicans are still struggling to move ahead of Democrats to reclaim the Senate in November’s midterm elections.

08/29/2014

File photo of man voting. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Connie Johnson Wins Dem Primary For Oklahoma Senate

She will face Republican Rep. James Lankford in the race to fill the open Senate seat.

08/26/2014

Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi soundly beat four little-known Republican challengers in his pursuit of a fourth term. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Enzi Wins Wyoming’s GOP Primary

Man Liz Cheney once tried to unseat sails through the primary.

08/19/2014

President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a press briefing at the Edgartown School on Aug. 14, 2014 in Edgartown, Mass. (credit: Rick Friedman-Pool/Getty Images)

Dem Senator: Obama Shouldn’t Use ‘Carte Blanche Authority To Sidestep Congress When He Doesn’t Get His Way’

President Barack Obama is facing potential rifts with members of his own party in tough re-election contests as he barrels toward a fall fight with Republicans over his ability to change immigration policies.

08/18/2014

Senate Democratic candidate and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes campaigns with former President Bill Clinton at an event where they addressed members of the United Mine Workers of America on Aug. 6, 2014 in Hazard, Ky. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Ky. Dem Senate Candidate Turns To Bill Clinton To Help Insulate Her From Unpopular Obama

U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes turned to Bill Clinton on Wednesday to help insulate her from an unpopular Democratic president who is dragging down her support in the traditional Democratic stronghold of eastern Kentucky.

08/07/2014

President Barack Obama delivers remarks and takes reporters' questions in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on Aug. 1, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Legal Experts: White House Could Delay Indefinitely Efforts To Deport Millions Of Illegal Immigrants

What can President Barack Obama actually do without Congress to change U.S.immigration policies? A lot, it turns out.

08/04/2014

Central American immigrants await transportation to a U.S. Border Patrol processing center after crossing the Rio Grande from Mexico into the Texas on July 24, 2014 near Mission, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

McCarthy: ‘We’re In Very Good Shape’ On Revised Border Bill

House Republican leaders on Friday offered a revised, $694 million bill addressing the surge of immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border to rank-and-file members, hoping the changes would sway reluctant conservatives.

08/01/2014

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