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Abbott Vows To Challenge Immigration Order

Texas Gov.-elect Greg Abbott is pledging to challenge President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration in court.

11/21/2014

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North Texans Speak Out About Illegal Immigration Issue

Patricia Moore and her family came from Colombia and waited 15 years to become U.S. citizens.

11/20/2014

US President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington on January 28, 2014. (credit: LARRY DOWNING/AFP/Getty Images)

Parties Set For Obama’s Immigration Address

President Obama is set to move forward with major immigration reform, unveiling his plans in an address on Thursday night. Watch parties are already being scheduled across the nation.

11/20/2014

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Cruz In Austin To Decry Net Neutrality

Sen. Ted Cruz is visiting a startup mentoring program in Austin on Friday to speak about the net neutrality issue, which he has described as “Obamacare for the internet.”

11/14/2014

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Capitol Christmas Tree To Get Drink At Itasca Park

The Chirstimas Tree for the White House has been chosen.

10/26/2014

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Former Biden Chief Of Staff Appointed Ebola Czar

Obama has been under pressure to name an Ebola “czar” to oversee health security in the U.S. and actions to help stem the outbreak in West Africa.

10/17/2014

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Obama “Committed” To Net Neutrality

President Barack Obama says he is “unequivocally committed” to keeping the Internet free and open, a concept known as “net neutrality.”

10/10/2014

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Trending: President Obama’s Coffee Cup Salute

The White House posted a video to its Instagram account that is getting a lot of attention.

09/24/2014

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U.S. To Assign Military To Fight Ebola

The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa’s Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region.

09/16/2014

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White House Backs Police Body Cameras

Requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution for bridging deep mistrust between law enforcement and the public, the White House said.

09/16/2014

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The Ice Bucket Stops With Obama

Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next. But President Barack Obama won’t follow their lead.

08/21/2014

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GOP Scrambles For Border Bill Votes

There was some late maneuvering on Wednesday ahead of a planned vote on Thursday on a $659 million bill to send resources that would address the immigration crisis on the border.

07/31/2014

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