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May 27, 2015

Rand Paul blames Republican hawks for growth of ISIS

"ISIS exists and grew stronger because of the hawks in our party," he said.
May 27, 2015

Scramble begins as Patriot Act teeters

Top lawmakers and their aides are scrambling to find a last-minute deal.
May 27, 2015

Dems hope for Cruz, fear Bush

Democrats are rooting for Sen. Ted Cruz (Texas) to win the Republican presidential nomination, and...
May 27, 2015

2016 GOP field grows more crowded

Rick Santorum, Lindsey Graham and George Pataki are all expected to enter the race.
May 26, 2015

Amash keeps watch on House during recess

The Republican wants to prevent action on the Patriot Act while lawmakers are away.
May 26, 2015

The Patriot Act deadline: What you need to know

Everything you need to know ahead of Sunday's deadline to extend Patriot Act provisions.
May 26, 2015

Rubio: 'Real and present danger' that Christianity will be labeled 'hate speech'

The presidential candidate said the U.S. is at the "water’s edge" of a dangerous position.
May 26, 2015

Obama suffers another defeat on immigration in federal court

An appeals court sided with a Texas judge who blocked the president's executive action.
May 26, 2015

Obama turns up Patriot Act pressure: 'This needs to get done'

Obama urged Senate Republican leaders to “work through” the Memorial Day recess.
May 26, 2015

Obama pledges federal assistance for Texas flood recovery

Obama said FEMA personnel are already on the ground.

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