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April 20, 2015

John Oliver attacks 'patent trolls'

The late-night host has become increasingly influential on tech policy.
April 20, 2015

GOP's tax pledge takers

The Hill's Molly Hooper sat down with Americans for Tax Reform President Grover Norquist to talk...
April 20, 2015

Manchin: Reid's leadership did not work

The Democrat announced Sunday that he'll remain in the Senate.
April 20, 2015

President Obama shines spotlight on parks for Earth Day week

The White House is planning events all week, with a focus on a trip to the Everglades.
April 20, 2015

Flat tax makes 2016 comeback

Sens. Ted Cruz and Rand Paul have both floated an across-the-board tax rate.
April 19, 2015

Clinton supporter: Benghazi probe a ‘political exercise’

McCaskill also said Democrats are not challenging Clinton because of her qualifications.
April 17, 2015

Democrat wants red cards on the House floor

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.), a soccer goalie in college, says red cards should be used to call...
April 17, 2015

'Simpsons' showrunner on Cruz: 'Go ahead, throw your vote away’

The criticism came in response to the presidential hopeful's praise of the animated sitcom Thursday.
April 17, 2015

Obama to host Saudi leader, Gulf states in May

Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE will attend a summit.
April 17, 2015

Amid criticism, Facebook defends commitment to net neutrality

Mark Zuckerberg defended the company's use of zero-rating in India.