Political Capital

Loren Duggan

The Delta Queen Riverboat & Market Street Bridge in Chattanooga,Tennessee

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The Delta Queen Riverboat & Market Street Bridge in Chattanooga,Tennessee

Will Congress Let the Historic Delta Queen Sail Again?

With Jackson Knapp From Bloomberg Government’s Congress Tracker blog As recently as three years ago, this could have been handled with an earmark. Given the ban on targeted spending, the case of a docked historic steamship is being handled with...

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University of Denver students Zach Gonzales, left, and Dia Mohamed stand in for President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney during a dress rehearsal for tomorrow's presidential debate on October 2, 2012 in Colorado.

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University of Denver students Zach Gonzales, left, and Dia Mohamed stand in for President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney during a dress rehearsal for tomorrow's presidential debate on October 2, 2012 in Colorado.

Colorado: What’s at Stake This Year

More than 2.4 million ballots were cast the last time Coloradans voted for a president. So whose policies matter to the electorate in the state that will host the first presidential debate of the season, one of few states which...

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