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(Washington, DC) -- Say what you will about former Washington, DC Mayor Marion Barry, but he was a survivor. He survived a shooting just above his heart in 1977, escaping death by inches, according to one report. And he famously survived a drug bust as mayor followed by a prison...
(Kiawah Island, SC) -- A Republican leader is dishing out some sharp criticism for his own party over immigration reform. On Sunday, South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham told CNN's "State of the Union" he's "disappointed in his party" for not passing meaningful legislation yet...
(Undated) -- Negotiators are all but certain to extend today's deadline for an agreement on Iran's nuclear program. Secretary of State John Kerry and diplomats from Britain, France, Germany, Russia, and China are in Vienna where they've been meeting since last week with Iran's...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- President Obama is telling Congress to get its act together on immigration reform. On ABC's "This Week," Obama challenged Republican Speaker John Boehner to move on a bill if he wasn't happy with the President's actions. Obama repeated his argument that he has...
(Washington, DC) -- Texas Senator Ted Cruz is coming out swinging against President Obama's executive action over immigration. On "Fox News Sunday," the Republican urged members of Congress to block most of the President's executive and judicial nominations for two years or...
(Austin, TX) -- Some tough talk over President Obama's executive order on immigration is coming from Republicans. Representative Michael McCaul of Texas tells CBS' "Face the Nation," Republicans will not shut down the government, but they will "shut down this President and his...
(Kiawah Island, SC) -- A Republican leader is dishing out some sharp criticism for his own party over immigration reform. South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham called out House Republicans, saying "shame on us for not producing a solution to an issue" as important as immigration...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is paying his respects to former DC mayor Marion Barry, who passed away this morning at the age of 78. Obama released a statement, noting Barry's history in the civil rights movement and said he "put in place historic programs to lift working...
(Washington, DC) -- Democratic lawmakers are continuing to stand behind President Obama's executive order on illegal immigration. On CBS' "Face the Nation," Democrat Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois said the President "had no choice" and had to act because Republicans aren't...