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Gun compromise reach by the Senate, but it isn’t much


The Senate has reached a compromise on the gun bill, but it isn’t much. Listen to this Senator explain what is in the compromise but realize how much is missing. Criminals and mentally ill people still can by a gun at anytime to kill as many people they want with […]

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Cyprus averts bankruptcy in time to not hurt the U.S. economy


I’m sure you’ve heard this before, another bank in a small country almost went bankrupted. Cyprus’s banking system is different because in January there were some €126.4 billion ($162.6 billion) worth of assets on the books of Cypriot banks. That’s almost seven times the size of the the country’s GDP […]

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How the budget cuts will affect you


With a 5 percent budget cuts across the board going into effect on March 1st, both Republicans and Democrats are blaming each other for who’s idea it was about the Sequester. The Sequester was agreed upon in 2011 during the debt ceiling fight. Instead of sending the country into default, […]

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President Obama signs 23 executive orders on gun control


In a responds to the Newtown, CT shooting last years, President Obama signed into law today 23 executive orders to control sales in American. These 23 executive orders were brought to the attention by the Vice President Joe Biden and his gun team. During the press conference, President Obama gave […]

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Obama: please don’t wreck the US economy


Although Republicans are playing the game of chicken with our debt ceiling, the credit rating industry has promised to down grade our credit rating again without a functioning Congress. With the Republican in Congress threatening to not pay their bills they racked up during the Bush Administration (two wars, Medicare […]

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John Boehner retains speakership, chokes up during opening speech


The de-facto leader of the Republican party John Boehner retains the job of Speaker of the House, but it wasn’t a smooth process. During the roll-call vote for the Speakership, many Republican members voted for other people such as Colin Powell (not serving in the House). The 112th Congress was […]

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House avoids fiscal cliff passing the bill 257-167 with bipartisan support


With the “fiscal cliff” avoided, Obama gave a few comments about Congress and the future of debt negotiations. He’ll fly back to Hawaii tomorrow to finish his holiday vacation.

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Michigan Right-To-Work Bill Approved By Republican-Dominated House


The Michigan House of Reps today passed a bill for its state to be the 24th state to be right to work. This is a surprising turn of events for the state considering President Obama won the state in this year’s election season, but Republicans believe this measure will help […]

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Trends to watch for in 2013


Looking for the trends of 2013? I’m not talking about who is the best looking or what is the best clothes to wear but trends that makes a difference in our lives. One example of a trend in 2013 is what country is the best to be born in? Is […]

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Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina will resign from the Senate


Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina will resign from his Senate seat as of Dec. 31 to take over as head of the Heritage Foundation, his office announced Thursday

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Fmr. Pres. George W. Bush calls for “benevolent” immigration debate


George W. Bush or Mr. 43 is back in the spotlight with his idea on the immigration debate. During his time in office, George W. Bush tried to have the Dream Act passed in Congress, but it was the Republicans who blocked the vote. Now, with the landslide victory by […]

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President Obama’s First Post-Election News Conference


President Obama faces the press for the first time since his re-election amid the sexual scandal surrounding former CIA Director David Petraeus, and with the clock ticking toward the looming “fiscal cliff,” both topics expected to take center stage this afternoon. This is the whole video of the press conference […]

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Who will win the electoral college


Who will win this years presidential elections in the final days? Well, NBC News Chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd crunches the numbers in the swing states, and compares Obama and Romney’s campaign schedules as the election comes down to the wire. It appears the Obama campaign has a foot […]

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Obama on Hurricane Sandy: Agencies Should Cut Red Tape to Provide Resources


President Obama gave a speech describing the ultimate power of Hurricane Sandy and the efforts to work together by all branches of government to restore damaged areas: Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Watch More News Videos at ABC | 2012 Presidential Election | Entertainment & Celebrity News

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The real story behind free ‘Obama phones’


Used as a political football by Republicans, the so-called “Obama phones” has helped 17-million Americans get subsidized phone service. This video by CNNMoney helps explain why this program exist:

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