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Joe Biden, U.S. vice president, left, talks to House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, before the State of the Union address on Jan. 28, 2014.

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Joe Biden, U.S. vice president, left, talks to House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican from Ohio, before the State of the Union address on Jan. 28, 2014.

Biden-Boehner Whispers: Immigration — ‘We May Get Something Done’

Vice President Joe Biden told House Speaker John Boehner during the State of the Union address that the Republican-run House should pass an immigration bill and work out details in conference with the Senate. Biden said so today in a...

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Deborah Rutter walks on stage after Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein announced Rutter as a new president of the Kennedy Center on Dec. 10, 2013.

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Deborah Rutter walks on stage after Kennedy Center Chairman David M. Rubenstein announced Rutter as a new president of the Kennedy Center on Dec. 10, 2013.

Kennedy Center: Rutter Conducting

Updated at 3:15 pm EST Deborah Rutter, becoming president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, will be the first woman to hold that post. Rutter, president of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association and a...

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Volunteers for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign, Carissa Valdez, right, and Vanessa Trujillo, left, leave campaign headquarters to register new voters while they canvass a heavily Latino shopping plaza in Phoenix.

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Volunteers for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign, Carissa Valdez, right, and Vanessa Trujillo, left, leave campaign headquarters to register new voters while they canvass a heavily Latino shopping plaza in Phoenix.

Obama’s Eroded Hispanic Support Worse Than Any Other Group’s

President Barack Obama won re-election with an overwhelming share of the fast-growing Hispanic vote. His 71 percent victory over Republican Mitt Romney was a near-record in the Hispanic community, and it left Republican leaders wondering how to reclaim their ground...

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Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, speaks at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) annual meeting in New York on Nov. 12, 2013.

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Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, speaks at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) annual meeting in New York on Nov. 12, 2013.

Jeb Bush: ‘Practicing’ Conservative — ‘There’s a Time’ to Decide on ’16

Jeb Bush is all for immigration reform. All he has to do is convince his own party. “I think there will be bills passed,” Bush says. “It won’t be one comprehensive bill. I think it will probably be in late...

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie arrives to speak at his election night event after winning a second term at the Asbury Park Convention Hall on Nov. 5, 2013.

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie arrives to speak at his election night event after winning a second term at the Asbury Park Convention Hall on Nov. 5, 2013.

Christie: ‘I’m Going to Be Me’

New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie, fresh off a landslide re-election victory, says his biggest accomplishment as governor was to “change the conversation.” “I’m playing with house money” as a Republican in Democratic-leaning New Jersey, Christie said at the Wall...

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Mario Rafael Diaz-Balart.

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Mario Rafael Diaz-Balart.

Diaz-Balart: Immigration ‘Running Out of Time’

The clock is running on immigration. Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Republican from Miami among a bipartisan group in the House working on an overhaul of U.S. immigration laws, says the 2013 clock already has run. And if a law isn’t...

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Immigration Action Before 2014 Elections: Priebus

Immigration reform. It can’t happen with this Republican House, right? Wrong, says Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee.  The House will enact some major revision of immigration laws within the next year, Priebus says. “Something significant is going...

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A migrant worker in Finchville, Kentucky.

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A migrant worker in Finchville, Kentucky.

Obama to CEOs: Immigration Adds $850 Bln to Balance, $1.4 Tln GDP

President Barack Obama, who is asking Congress to finish work on a revision of immigration laws this year, is huddling today with the leaders of major companies that have an interest in the cause. The invited included manufacturers and financiers...

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