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Chicago Mayor’s Race Heats Up as Rahm Emanuel Faces Runoff

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s opponent, Jesus Garcia, who got 34 percent of the vote, has gathered support among Hispanics and many city workers, including teachers.

February 25 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

VA employee reforms, good or not, could be road map for other agencies

Civil service reform is a hardy perennial that doesn’t die, but also doesn’t bloom. Good-government groups call for changes in reports that are read, discussed ...

February 25 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

States Are Blocking Local Regulations, Often at Industry’s Behest

So-called pre-emption laws, passed in states across the country, have stopped cities from regulating landlords, building municipal broadband systems and ...

February 25 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Obama Hopes to Score Points in Miami on Immigration

Hamstrung by a federal court, President Obama is taking his pulpit to Miami to exact a political price from Republicans who oppose his immigration policy.

February 25 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Secret Service conducting drone exercises in U.S. capital region

The Secret Service on Tuesday announced plans for conducting drone exercises in the Washington, D.C., area, but the agency provided few details about the ...

February 25 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Ideology hurting the homeland

The deadlock over DHS funding risks hurting a range of essential government activities, says Juliette Kayyem.

February 24 CNN POLITICS

Does American exceptionalism make us dumb?

Talk of American exceptionalism has become headline news, with loud sputtering from Rudy Giuliani, who suggested that President Barack Obama doesn't love ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

The dilemma over when to strike Mosul

While U.S. Central Command officials sketched a likely April or May time frame for a looming battle against ISIS in Mosul last week, other military officials ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS

Crisis diplomacy on display

Secretary of State John Kerry went to Capitol Hill Tuesday to testify on the State Department's proposed budget, but that topic was quickly swept aside as ...

February 24 CNN POLITICS