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VA apologizes for using Oscar the Grouch to depict frustrated veterans

A Department of Veterans Affairs office has drawn fire for likening disgruntled veterans to Oscar the Grouch in a training guide for employees who were ...

3:14 PM ET FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Politics Counts: North Carolina’s Voter Growth Could Help Kay Hagan

Voter registration data in North Carolina suggest Ms. Hagan might have at least a little bit of help lurking in the state’s voter rolls.

3:10 PM ET WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Poll: Amid foreign crises, more Americans support U.S. action

54% say president is "not tough enough" in his approach to foreign policy and national security issues.         

3:00 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Industry group to launch database of food additives amid growing concerns

The nation’s largest food industry trade group said Wednesday it will roll out a series of initiatives to address growing concerns among consumers and the Food ...

2:53 PM ET FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Obama to huddle on Islamic State in Situation Room

White House says advisers will discuss options to counter the threat of Islamic militants         

2:33 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Does Perry's indictment hold water?

What exactly did Texas Gov. Rick Perry do wrong, if anything, to get indicted? CNN's Drew Griffin investigates.

2:15 PM ET CNN POLITICS

CBO Director: Political Divide Makes Fiscal Progress ‘Very Hard’

Congressional Budget Office Director Douglas Elmendorf said Thursday that the current political divide in Washington – and across America – makes it very tough ...

2:15 PM ET WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

After Ferguson: Senate to review police militarization

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., to chair hearing on military equipment used by local police.         

1:10 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

AFL-CIO’s Trumka: Democrats Need New Economic Team in 2016

Should Hillary Clinton run for president, she may need to close the revolving door of Democratic economic advisers if she hopes to gain stronger support from ...

1:02 PM ET WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

Union leader: Obama must take 'bold' action on immigration

President Obama's upcoming actions on immigration could affect battle for Senate.         

12:16 PM ET USA TODAY - WASHINGTON