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Just another day at the office

On Thanksgiving, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey remembers those federal employees who are working today.

November 27 FEDERAL NEWS RADIO

Wyoming Devises Plan to Expand Medicaid

If it wins federal and state legislative approval, Wyoming will join 27 states that have added program coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Rescuers in Yemen Sought American, Officials Say

A journalist held by a Qaeda affiliate was a target in a raid this week by Special Operations commandos and Yemeni troops, according to U.S. and Yemeni ...

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

News Analysis: Obama Builds Environmental Legacy With 1970 Law

Leaning on the Clean Air Act, President Obama has reshaped environmental policy more than any previous occupant of the White House.

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Food for Thought: Calories on Menus: Nationwide Experiment Into Human Behavior

Previous studies of the effect of posting calorie counts on menus reveal little or no change in behavior. But now there’s a really big sample size.

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Obama Pardons Mac and Cheese for Thanksgiving

The tradition of sparing turkeys began in 1963 and morphed into a full presidential pardon for the first time in 1989.

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

In First Week, More Than a Million Apply for Health Insurance on Federal Website

The applications at the start of the three-month enrollment period showed that in contrast to initial problems last year, HealthCare.gov was working.

November 26 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Voters say Romney, Bush are top GOP contenders in 2016 Race

Quinnipiac University Polling Institute released a poll on Tuesday revealing how voters assess the 2016 presidential race. The report says former presidential ...

November 26 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

White House veto threat appears to stall possible tax plan

A White House veto threat appears to have postponed a congressional effort to permanently renew a handful of generous tax breaks for businesses and ...

November 26 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Campaign setbacks have Landrieu scrambling for support

Campaign's latest problem is Democratic committee's decision to pull back TV ad money.         

November 26 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON