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FDA proposes crackdown on e-cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:17:24 EDT
More drug offenders eligible for clemency

The Justice Department is expanding the number of federal prisoners serving drug sentences who can apply for clemency under a new set of rules announced Wednesday.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:08:34 EDT
Meet the woman who could turn Texas purple

While Wendy Davis garners headlines, Texas Democrats think lieutenant governor candidate Leticia Van de Putte can motivate an apathetic Democratic electorate to vote.

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:53:08 EDT
Harry Reid: Ethics complaint 'meritless'

A spokesman for Sen. Harry Reid dismissed as "meritless" an ethics complaint filed Wednesday by Republicans that charges the majority leader improperly used his government-funded website and Twitter account for partisan political purposes.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:40:53 EDT
Maybe immigration reform isn't dead after all

Conventional political wisdom suggests that immigration reform in a midterm election year has a snowball's chance in July of getting any traction. But maybe that wisdom isn't so conventional.

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:57:57 EDT
American Empires: The Bushes and the Clintons

It's hard to understate the depth of the Bush-Clinton impact on American politics. Think of it this way: For 32 years, there was either a Bush or a Clinton in the White House or the Cabinet. And in 2016, the families could be competing again -- in a Jeb Bush vs. Hillary Clinton face off.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:11:20 EDT
2016: The Bush-Clinton rematch?

As the 2016 election approaches, CNN's Gloria Borger asks why we keep coming back politically to the Bushes & Clintons?

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:55:24 EDT
Hillary Clinton over the years

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:32:32 EST
Rancher hits racial nerve

Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy's remarks about whether the "Negro" fared better under slavery represents the latest in a series of incendiary racial comments from a new crop of folk heroes embraced in some conservative circles.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:31:36 EDT
Gun policy: Old fight; new strategies

It was a bellwether election of sorts.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:41:16 EDT
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