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Posted on: Aug 6, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Is there an increased willingness on the part of Democrats to openly discuss how to marginalize the role of Republicans in reform?

Posted on: Aug 5, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Town hall disruptions can be used as a rallying point for proponents of reform.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

His state drowning in economic woes, one GOP congressman is crafting legislation calling on Obama to apologize to police.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"We should encourage people to participate in the process."

Posted on: Jul 6, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Senator Schumer criticizes Senators wanting to compromise on health care and draws a line in the sand.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Sanders' calls for simply taking the parliamentary hurdles out of the process.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Gov. Tim Pawlenty (R-Minn.) offered one of the harshest rebukes from within the Republican Party of Mark Sanford.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The line pushed by McCain has become the de-facto Republican criticism of Obama since the crisis in Iran began.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The firm has been paid hundreds of thousands of dollars to lobby on behalf of key players in the health care industry.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Holder declined to detail how and where such appeals could take place, telling members of Congress that such specifics had yet to be agreed upon.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"I think that freedom means freedom for everyone." Yes. Dick Cheney said that.

Posted on: May 28, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"If we don't get it done this year we are not going to get it done."

Posted on: May 27, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Gingrich's twitter attack did not go unnoticed.

Posted on: May 26, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The president also got a boost on Sunday when former Secretary of State Colin Powell came to his defense on both subjects

Posted on: May 23, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Obama has talked with Bush since the inauguration.

Posted on: May 20, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Two-thirds of Minnesotans now "believe it's time for [Coleman] to concede."

Posted on: May 14, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Former Senator Bob Graham insisted on Thursday that he too was kept in the dark about the use of waterboarding.

Posted on: May 11, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Waterboarding neither "efficacious or medically safe."

Posted on: May 10, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

No new ideas. No new faces.

Posted on: May 3, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"I think we should stand up and scream loud and hard."

Posted on: Apr 29, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Administration officials and Dems in and out of government pick ten under-appreciated stories during the president's early days in office.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"For years, many in the conservative world have wished for an ideologically purer GOP. Their wish has been granted. Happy?"

Posted on: Apr 22, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"America is better than this. Ask Attorney General Holder to appoint an independent special prosecutor to investigate these abuses."

Posted on: Apr 21, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The White House Press corps reduces torture investigations into partisan warfare.

Posted on: Apr 17, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Some Republicans and Independents view the fallout from the tea parties as very bad for the GOP.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Elizabeth Warren makes Jon Stewart feel better "for the first time in six months."

Posted on: Apr 15, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Obama promised significant tax relief for working families of this country, and he delivered.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The drumbeat is growing louder for Norm to drop his long-shot appeal of Minnesota's prolonged recount.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"This stress test, I have to say, it is sounding like a class of self-esteem."

Posted on: Apr 9, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"Larry Summers is part of the problem," screamed one of the activists. "He is a toxic mess."

Posted on: Apr 9, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Economists say the proposal is likely to produce major losses for taxpayers as banks and investors game the system.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee has released a genuinely funny video of the group taking its FixCNBC.com campaign to the streets.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Timothy Geithner took what appeared to be a stronger line when it came to the potential firing of bank CEOs Sunday.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Stressing a "renewed relationship for a new generation" his speech brought the crowd to applause on several occasions.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

A cloud of ethics scandal continues to gather over Coleman's head.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

When asked to explain the disparity the Obama administration press secretary seemed to struggle for words.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"Do we really need that many victimless criminals?"

Posted on: Mar 18, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

The disclosure should put to rest one aspect of the debate over how AIG was allowed to dole out $165 million in bonus payments.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

"We must rebuild our economy on a foundation that lasts. And that is exactly what the budget I submitted to Congress is designed to do."

Posted on: Mar 16, 2009, Source: Huffington Post

Gibbs: Cheney is just another member of the "Republican cabal."

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