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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie chided some of his fellow Republicans -- and particularly those in Washington -- by using the stage of an annual conservative conference to blast "dysfunction in Congress" and urge the party to "start talking about what we're for and not what we're against."
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If there is already plenty of clutter - machines, knives, bottles of olive oil and vinegar - consider streamlining your daily coffee.
Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell speaks as White House Press Secretary Jay Carney and Chairman of Council of Economic Advisers Jason Furman listen during a news conference March 4, 2014 at the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, DC.
This week, more than 700 bicycling advocates converged in Washington - despite a snowstorm that closed down the federal government on Monday cancelled thousands of flights - to learn from each other and compare notes from the past year.
The Dalai Lama on Thursday encouraged the United States to show self-confidence in defending democracy as top lawmakers rallied behind his calls to preserve Tibetan culture.
MARCH 05: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa orders ranking member U.S.Rep. Elijah Cummings' microphone turned off after adjourning a hearing in the Rayburn House Office Building March 5, 2014 in Washington, DC.
New GOP primary challengers are looking to serve their Tea Party challengers a scolding hot cuppa change.
This will be Becky Hamik's second trip to Capitol Hill where she'll be advocating for a law that would open up more opportunities for school districts.
Center stage is quite possibly the last place you'll find Chris Svoboda. While she's had a hand in multiple efforts over the years, she's made sure not to be the face of any of them.
As Russian forces storm through Crimea, Washington lobbying firms representing both the pro-Russian and pro-European factions in Ukraine are watching closely.
APRIL 23: Sen. Heidi Heitkamp participates in a news conference about the Marketplace Fairness Act in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC.
Senior counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Debo Adegbile testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee January 8, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
Copies of President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal 2015 are set out for distribution by Senate Budget Committee Clerk Adam Kamp, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Despite the snow and artic weather in and around the nation's capital city, the Laredo delegation met with senior officials across Washington today to continue building opportunities for partnerships.
The budget President Obama unveiled Tuesday would raise more than $1 trillion over 10 years through changes in the tax code by closing WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 04: Copies of U.S. President Barack Obama's fiscal year 2015 budget are shown for sale at the Government Printing Office March 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.
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