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Julián Castro quits the 2020 presidential race

Julian Castro, the former San Antonio mayor and Obama Cabinet member, ended…

 

Pelosi and McConnell begin 2020 in standoff over Trump trial

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell…

 

Several officers shot in ongoing situation in Philadelphia

Six police officers were shot in a confrontation with possibly two gunmen…

U.S. Supreme Court blocks citizenship question on census — for now

Final outcome unclear after justices send issue back to Commerce Department for further explanation

Discovering presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg

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Raul Castro welcomes renewal of relations with US

Cuban President Raul Castro told Cubans Wednesday his nation has agreed to…

US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists. Beautiful beaches, lively…

WSJ’s Must-Read on Fannie, Freddie reform

Nothing so damns the Obama-Dodd financial reform bill as the sham that…

Bacchus, Hensarling tell Frank it’s time for full oversight hearings on TARP

House Financial Services Committee ranking Republican Spencer Bachus of Alabama and Texas…

GM named in deceptive advertising complaint filed with FTC

A prominent conservative Washington activist think tank has filed a complaint with…

Federal personnel chief says he needs new lab to test iPAD, figure out 'how to be cool'

With survey after survey showing public trust in government at unprecedented low…

New Iceland Volcano web scam: Send money, I'm stranded in London

If you suddenly start receiving emails from a friend saying they are…

A last look at Tax Day Tea Party people, protests, and principles

Thousands of folks congregated on Tax Day in Grand Prarie, Texas, which…

Does Romneycare = Obamacare? Cato says yes

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is widely considered to be the leading…

If you were at the Cinncinnati Tea Party rally today …UPDATED

Tax Day Tea Party rallies were held all over the country today,…

Patrick Henry descendants among Tea Party activists, as movement assesses first year gains, losses

Therese Cooper is an eighth-generation descendant of Revolutionary War leader and orator…

Tea Partiers unveil results of Contract From America survey

Tea Party Patriots, one of the major groups within the greater Tea…