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Posted on: Apr 22, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

McClatchy profiles the success of Rachel Maddow and concludes that "her intent is for those watching to actually learn something" from her show.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Congressional officials said they have “begun inquiries” into the matter.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Three bullet-riddled bodies of gay individuals have been identified in Sadr City.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"At this time, we have no plans to continue advertising during this show."

Posted on: Mar 11, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Gingrich takes a subtle shot at Steele while other conservatives join in on attacking their own.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Limbaugh claims that Gingrich is simply jealous of his influence.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Obama said he will employ the use of signing statements sparingly.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

He is in the running.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) advised Republicans to "avoid personal, partisan attacks" on President Obama:

Posted on: Feb 9, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

According to a CBS poll, 81% of the public understands Obama "is trying to work with Republicans in Congress in order to get things done."

Posted on: Feb 8, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The current recession that the United States economy finds itself in is, by far, dramatically worse than the recessions of 1990-91 and 2001.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

The President's strident defense of his economic recovery package.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

"If the taxpayers are helping you, then you’ve got certain responsibilities to not be living high on the hog."

Posted on: Feb 3, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

You can not make this stuff up.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

At the end of the interview, Colbert stumps Podesta with a question. Find out what it was.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Reid invited top lobbyists to join him for an inaugural brunch Monday where he pledged that he will still do plenty of business with them.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Our 44th President takes the oath of office.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA) was taken away from a celebratory congressional luncheon this afternoon after experiencing convulsions.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

Welfare Minister Isaac Herzog said Israel is aiming to prevent an "over-dramatization of the facts."

Posted on: Jan 14, 2009, Source: ThinkProgress

So far, Obama is living up to his campaign promise to be a uniter, not a divider.

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