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Veto Power

Trying to make sense of the unfolding Republican presidential nomination contest is a challenge.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 10:40pm

Tornado Ravages Joplin, Missouri

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 6:40pm

Previewing The NY 26 Special Election

This wasn't supposed to happen.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 5:40pm

Kendra Barkoff to Replace Elizabeth Alexander as Biden's Press Secretary

Vice President Joe Biden announced on Monday that Kendra Barkoff will become his new press secretary at the end of May when Elizabeth Alexander leaves the post to practice law. Barkoff comes to Biden’s office from the Interior Department, where she served as deputy communications director and press secretary for Secretary Ken Salazar.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 5:40pm

Sanchez Announcing Senate Campaign Tuesday

New Mexico Lt. Gov. John Sanchez (R) will announce his Senate campaign on Tuesday, a Republican source familiar with his decision has confirmed to Hotline On Call.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 5:40pm

Is Pawlenty Telling the Truth About His Record?

Tim Pawlenty says he's prepared to make tough decisions, but some critics from his home state say that the record suggests otherwise.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 5:40pm

Herman Cain: Obama Not a Patriot

Herman Cain might be out playing golf today if not for President Obama, who he says is ruining America.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 4:40pm

Pawlenty Opens Campaign by Telling Iowans to Quit Ethanol Subsidies

Tim Pawlenty pre-announced his official entry into the 2012 presidential race Sunday with a video promising that he'd tell the hard truths. In Des Moines Monday, the hard truth Pawlenty opened with was telling Iowans that he'd phase out ethanol subsidies, Politico's Kendra Marr reports.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 4:40pm

TEXT: Obama Addresses Irish Celebration in Dublin

Remarks of President Obama in Dublin, Ireland on Monday.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 3:40pm

Rockefeller Pushes for Fairness in College Students' Health Insurance Plans

Although  the topic of insurance plans for college students were mostly left out of the health care debate, Sen. John D. Rockefeller, D-W.Va., is pushing for student plans to have the same consumer protections as others do under the health law.

Posted: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 3:40pm