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1 hr ago | Roll Call
Part of the reason 20-something pundit Matthew Segal accepted the challenge of hosting "OurTime with Matthew Segal," a temporary radio show SiriusXM plans to air on weekends, is because he wants to cut through all the rhetoric Washington insiders typically regurgitate when confronted with a microphone.
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4 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
"You try to get to the things that really matter, to get to the issues that matter to you, to make sure that your voice gets heard on behalf of the people who sent you to Washington to work for them," Warren said.
4 hrs ago | Voice of America
Shane Red Hawk of the Sioux Tribe from South Dakota, center, rides a horse with other Native Americans, cowboys, farmers, ranchers and environmentalists during the 'Reject and Protect' rally protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, April 22, 2014.
7 hrs ago | GlobeSt.com
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"I'm extremely proud of my time at the Leadership Institute," said Young Conservatives Coalition President Chris Malagisi, also an adjunct professor at American University.
Neel Kashkari, acting interim assistant secretary for financial stabilization at the Treasury Department, testifies before the House Domestic Policy Subcommittee during a hearing on Capitol Hill March 11, 2009 in Washington, DC.
A developer says he plans to break ground within months on a downtown project on District-owned land that was delayed for nearly two years after an activist group affiliated with consumer advocate Ralph Nader sued to stop it.
Q1 BIG SPENDERS SO FAR: Happy Monday. It's quarterly lobbying disclosure time. Reports will continue to trickle in until late tonight, but here's an early snapshot of lobbying numbers.
Senator Mary Landrieu, D-LA, speaks during a a press conference on the Keystone XL pipeline in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on February 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren insisted she has no plans to run for president in an ABC News interview set to air Monday.
If you're on the hunt for employment but you've been going about it mainly by sitting in your house... Soldiers pause for a moment of prayer during the National Day of Prayer breakfast at Torii Station, Japan, in 2013.
In that extended conversation about "The Great Gatsby Curve," the fact that income distribution in modern-day American roughly equals the way money was held in 1928, Thomas Piketty hasn't yet become the household tweet that political leaders favor lately.
Ten days ago, a four-year-old boy near Houston was killed when a neighbor backed his pickup truck over him.
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies during a hearing before the House Intelligence Committee October 29, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.
The last seven days have been the best seven days for the Affordable Care Act in quite some time -- and maybe ever.
Though exporting offers considerable challenges to North American service centers, finding an alternate destination for material can be a source of growth.