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A Win-Win Arrangement?

Republicans and Democrats in Congress may be able to agree on a deal that would temporarily extend the Bush-era tax cuts, set to expire at the end of the year, in exchange for a renewal of unemployment benefits for 2 million Americans who are about to lose them.Democrats like House Speaker Nancy Pelosi favor extending […]

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Obama Set to Change Course?

The results of last week’s midterm elections left President Obama somewhat shell-shocked, as the party he represents received a solid defeat nationwide.But the president appears to be reaching out towards creating a cooperative front with the GOP party. Addressing the American people in his weekly radio and online address his Saturday, Obama expressed his desire […]