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The political dilemma boils down to this: either accept a second round of deep cuts or risk another closure of government.Alb
Liberals shouldn't expect the 'nuclear option' to end Senate obstruction of Obama's nominees.
Ultimately the best way is to win a majority in 2014, say Capitol Hill strategists and advisers.
Ideas as small as raising user fees are generating some controversy.
Lawmakers will soon be forced to debate another stopgap spending measure to avoid a shutdown in January.
Critics complain the first lady is too traditional.