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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Peter Baker
The New York Times
For years, Kenya has been a political headache for President Obama and a geopolitical headache for the United States. But now in his seventh year in office, with his last election behind him, Mr. Obama has decided to embrace his heritage by visiting the land of his father for the first time as president.
Coral Davenport
The New York Times
The White House on Tuesday morning unveiled President Obama’s blueprint for cutting United States greenhouse gas pollution by nearly a third over the next decade.
John Dickerson
Slate
The Texas senator’s biggest problem is that he is known more for causing disorder than genuine accomplishments.