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Obama v. Supreme Court

February 11, 2016
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
The court's stay of a climate-change rule leaves the president's environmental legacy in limbo until after he leaves office.
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9 years after promising hope, Obama laments the change we never got

February 11, 2016
Juana Summers, Amanda Wills | Mashable
President Obama returned to where it all began, but this time his message wasn't one filled with hope.
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Record Turnout at the Iowa Caucuses in 2008

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February 1, 2016
Every four years, voters in Iowa are the first to make their choice for president known. This year Clinton is trying to prevent an upset like 2008 when Barack Obama turned out new caucus-goers in record numbers to take first place.
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Obama on the Supreme Court? Plus, Sanders sits down with POTUS

January 29, 2016
Clinton thinks Obama would make a good Supreme Court justice. Sanders and Obama meet privately.
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Obama Hosts Sanders, But Hints Hillary's His Pick

January 28, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
Let’s stipulate: It is rare that President Obama encourages another Democrat to grab headlines outside the iconic columns of the West Wing. The appearance of Sen. Bernie Sanders at the microphones in the White House driveway after a 45-minute meeting Wednesday with the president in the Oval Office was a message unto itself.
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Ahead of their White House meeting, a look at the Obama-Sanders dynamic

January 27, 2016
Juliet Eilperin, Paul Kane | The Washington Post
In the 11 years that Barack Obama and Sen. Bernie Sanders have served together in the halls of Washington, the two men have crossed paths dozens of times.
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Obama nudges Democrats toward Clinton, even as White House strains to remain neutral in primary

January 26, 2016
Christi Parsons | Los Angeles Times
Any concerns at the White House about a potentially divisive Democratic primary seemed put to rest when Vice President Joe Biden took himself out of the running last fall.
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Presidential Transitions: Draped in Political Razor Wire

January 21, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
The current crop of GOP presidential candidates appears so loath to value Washington experience or to hail the mission and output of the federal bureaucracy that D.C. insiders are worried.
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Diplomacy and Sanctions, Yes. Left Unspoken on Iran? Sabotage.

January 20, 2016
David Sanger | The New York Times
President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry have a simple explanation for their surprising success in getting Iran to dismantle much of its nuclear infrastructure, ship out 98 percent of its nuclear fuel and release five American prisoners: Patient diplomacy, backed by escalating economic sanctions, accomplished more than military action ever could have.
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