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Farming at the White House

When the Crawford family was recruited to help Michelle Obama grow her vegetable garden, they got a close look at the frustrations and thrills of politics. Read moreApril 24, 2014Leave a comment

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Special Report: Postal Service Woes

The Postal Service has been losing money for quite some time, with Congress ... Read more

Play of the Day

Play of the Day gathers clips from late night and comedy television shows, ... Read more

Play of the Day: The Fox News Crusade for Cliven Bundy arrowThe Daily Show looks at the news network's support for the rancher.

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City and State Officials Are Getting More Skeptical of Privatization arrowPolicymakers are starting to question what for decades has been seen as ...

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FEC Considers Allowing Bitcoin Donations to Political Campaigns arrowCould virtual currency be the next form of campaign clout?

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Play of the Day: Is Clinton Coverage Sexist? arrowThe Daily Show looks at the ways gender is covered in political coverage.

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Obama Tries Once Again to Pivot Toward Asia arrowPresident Obama has begun a weeklong trip to Asia, attempting to continue an effort to step up ...

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A Government Fight Over Cow Food Could Make Beer More Expensive arrowFDA regulations undergoing a review could increase the price of beer, milk, ...

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Play of the Day: Tank Donuts, Russia's 'Subtle' Invasion Tactic arrowStill think Russia isn't involved in Ukraine?

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Playing the Name Game for 2016 arrowThe key question is not who will run, but what the intrinsic value of Democratic and Republican nominations ...

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Obama, Congress Flunk National-Service Test arrowPresident brags about 'boldest expansion' of a program that hasn't grown (thanks mostly to the ...

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Four Years Later, a Sharp Divide on Gulf Oil Spill arrowEPA lifted BP's suspension from federal contracts March 13.

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