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Obama's Presidential Library Will Be In Chicago, Foundation Announces

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 6:19am

Hawaii and New York also had strong bids, but Chicago is where President Obama grew up politically.

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Obama's Presidential Library Will Be In Chicago, Foundation Announces

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 6:19am

Hawaii and New York also had strong bids, but Chicago is where President Obama grew up politically.

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NYC Mayor Seeks National Spotlight, New 'Contract With America'

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 4:00am

Just two years into his job as mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio is unveiling a progressive "Contract With America" in Washington. But critics back home say it's all too much, too soon.

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Sen. Warren On The 'Tilted Process' Of Asia Trade Bill

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 4:00am

The Trans-Pacific Partnership has become the president's signature trade initiative, but it is also very unpopular with Democrats, including Elizabeth Warren.

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NYC Mayor Seeks National Spotlight, New 'Contract With America'

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 4:00am

Just two years into his job as mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio is unveiling a progressive "Contract with America" in Washington. But critics back home say it's all too much, too soon.

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Sen. Warren On The 'Tilted Process' Of Asia Trade Bill

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 4:00am

The Trans-Pacific Partnership has become the president's signature trade initiative, but it is also very unpopular with Democrats, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

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State Legislatures Quarrel Over Whether To Expand Medicaid

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:43am

Medicaid expansion was a big deal in a handful of state legislatures this year. Wyoming said no. Tennessee said no. But Montana said yes, and three more states are coming down to the wire.

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State Legislatures Quarreling Over Whether To Expand Medicaid

Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:43am

Medicaid expansion was a big deal in a handful of state legislatures this year. Wyoming said no. Tennessee said no. But Montana said yes, and three more states are coming down to the wire.

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It's Infrastructure Week: More Potholes Than Tax Dollars To Fill Them

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 4:08pm

Money for federally funded road and bridge improvements is running low, and as usual, Congress is spinning its wheels trying to find a solution.

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Jeb Bush Would Have Authorized Iraq War — Even Knowing What We Know Now

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 4:06pm

The Bush last name is one of the biggest stumbling blocks to Jeb Bush becoming president. He says he's his own man, but over the weekend he said he would have also authorized the Iraq war.

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Jeb Bush Would Have Authorized Iraq War — Even Knowing What We Know Now

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 4:06pm

The Bush last name is one of the biggest stumbling blocks to Jeb Bush's becoming president. He says he is his own man, but over the weekend he said he would also have authorized the Iraq War.

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Low, Middle Income Workers Most Vulnerable To Loss Of Obamacare Subsidies

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:42pm

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Linda Blumberg of the Urban Institute about the options available for states who still want to receive Obamacare subsidies.

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Saudi King, Several Gulf Rulers To Skip U.S. Summit

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:42pm

After the White House announced Saudi Arabia's king would meet this week with President Obama in Washington, D.C., Saudi Arabia announced the king would send other Saudi leaders instead.

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Political Postcard: Still Love For Bill Clinton In A Place Called Hope

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 11:14pm

Bill Clinton won Arkansas twice when he ran for president. The state's politics have taken a dramatic turn to the right since, but some in his hometown like the idea of Clinton as First Gentleman.

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Political Postcard: Still Love For Bill Clinton In A Place Called Hope

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 11:14pm

Bill Clinton won Arkansas twice when he ran for president. The state's politics have taken a dramatic turn to the right since, but some in his hometown like the idea of Clinton as first gentleman.

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'Million Moms March' Walks Washington To Protest Police Violence

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 12:32pm

Mothers who have lost their children to deadly encounters with law enforcement will march on the nation's capital Saturday to protest police brutality.

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'Million Moms March' Walks Washington To Protest Police Violence

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 12:32pm

Mothers who have lost their children to deadly encounters with law enforcement will march on the nation's capital Saturday to protest police brutality.

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Las Vegas High School Has A Proud History Of Political Involvement

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 9:29am

Hillary Clinton brought her presidential campaign to Rancho High School in Las Vegas this week. It's a school full of DREAMers with big plans for the future, and they aren't afraid of politics.

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Las Vegas High School Has A Proud History Of Political Involvement

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 9:29am

Hillary Clinton brought her presidential campaign to Rancho High School in Las Vegas this week. It's a school full of DREAMers with big plans for the future, and they aren't afraid of politics.

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GOP Presidential Field Expands: The Week In Politics

Sat, 05/09/2015 - 6:35am

The Republican presidential field grew this week, as Hillary Clinton staked out a position on immigration to the left of President Obama. NPR's Mara Liasson and NPR's Scott Simon the week in politics.

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