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9 Mexicans Can Return to Contest Deportations

In a lawsuit, the American Civil Liberties Union argued that enforcement agents had coerced the nine into accepting removal by failing to advise them of their ...

August 27 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

$506 Billion Is Forecast for U.S. Deficit, a Slight Rise

The figure modestly increases the Congressional Budget Office’s April projection that spending would exceed revenue by $492 billion. The change was attributed ...

August 27 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Defense wraps up its case in ex-Va. gov trial

Teams of defense lawyers for both Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, finished presenting their case to the jury in the corruption trial of the former ...

August 27 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Analysis: The McDonnells on trial

White collar defense lawyer Matt Kaiser of the Kaiser law firm shares his insight on the McDonnell trial, which wrapped up the defense case Aug. 27, 2014. ...

August 27 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Lawmakers Want Congress to Decide on Military Action Against ISIS

The lawmakers said it was time for Congress to weigh in on whether to give President Obama the power to broaden what began as a limited campaign.

August 27 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Boehner's Tea Party opponents poised to return

Ten of 12 House Republicans who didn't support Boehner for speaker are coming back.         

August 27 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Immigration judges call for reform

Group says Congress should separate immigration courts from DOJ to be fairer to immigrants.         

August 27 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Good Deeds Punished as Crossroads Dings Dems on Debt Plan

Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS has launched a series of political attack ads going after Democrats for supporting Simpson-Bowles—the bipartisan plan to control the ...

August 27 WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

McConnell: Will Use Budget to Undo Obama Agenda if GOP Captures Senate

If Republicans take over the Senate in November’s election, they will attempt to use their leverage in the federal budget process to roll back President Barack ...

August 27 WASHINGTON WIRE (WALL STREET JOURNAL)

General disciplined over handling of sex assault allegations

A major general who formerly headed U.S. Army operations in Japan will be forced to retire and do so at a lower rank after the military concluded that he ...

August 27 CNN POLITICS