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  • Failed Keystone Veto Override Marks Another Win For Veto Pen

    4 March 2015, 4:13 pm by: Ron Elving

    Since the beginning of the republic, regular presidential vetoes have been overridden only 7 percent of the time, and that percentage falls to 4 percent if you include the sneakier "pocket veto."
  • Senate Fails In Bid To Override Obama's Veto On Keystone XL Pipeline

    4 March 2015, 3:02 pm by: Krishnadev Calamur

    The final vote was 62-37 – short of the two-thirds needed to override the presidential veto.
  • Clinton Speaks To 30th Anniversary Gala Of EMILY's List

    4 March 2015, 4:53 am by: Mara Liasson

    Former Secretary of State and likely future presidential candidate Hillary Clinton spoke to a large group of female political donors Tuesday night in Washington, D.C.
  • House Votes To Fund DHS Without Immigration Curbs

    4 March 2015, 4:53 am by: Juana Summers

    The hard-core conservatives in House Speaker John Boehner's Republican caucus wanted to use a Department of Homeland Security funding bill to undo President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
  • Immigrants Worry They'll Face Deportation After Deferred Action Delay

    4 March 2015, 3:34 am by: Hansi Lo Wang

    Some unauthorized immigrants who are parents of U.S. citizens and green-card holders are worried they may be forced to leave the U.S. because a court ruling has put a hold on their deportation relief.
  • Clinton Foundation Funding Woes Touch Hillary, Too

    3 March 2015, 6:53 pm by: Peter Overby

    With Clinton potentially prepping for a presidential run, her role in the Clinton Foundation raises questions about big contributions from foreign governments, corporations and individuals.
  • Round 2: Health Care Law Faces The Supreme Court Again

    3 March 2015, 5:59 pm by: Nina Totenberg

    In King v. Burwell, Obamacare's opponents are challenging the ACA again, this time contending that a section of the law doesn't authorize subsidies to make mandated insurance affordable in 34 states.
  • House Passes No-Strings-Attached Bill To Fund Homeland Security

    3 March 2015, 5:46 pm by: Ailsa Chang

    An effort by some congressional Republicans to block President Obama's executive actions on immigration by tying it to a Homeland Security spending bill officially failed on Tuesday.
  • Should Hotel Owners Be Forced To Hand Over Guest Records To Police?

    3 March 2015, 5:26 pm by: Nina Totenberg

    Hypotheticals about hunting lodges and Motel 6 saved the oral argument at the Supreme Court Tuesday from being strangled by legal weeds.
  • 4 Reasons Both Parties Should Be Sweating Bullets Over King V. Burwell

    3 March 2015, 5:20 pm by: Mara Liasson

    The biggest political threat of the latest challenge to Obamacare is to the president, but Republicans wouldn't be winners either.
  • FAA Is Trying To Keep Hackers Out Of Air Traffic Control, Official Says

    3 March 2015, 4:51 pm by: Brian Naylor

    FAA Administrator Michael Huerta tells a House panel that some vulnerabilities reported in a congressional study have been fixed, and the agency is working on others.
  • Netanyahu Urges U.S. To Hold Out For Better Nuclear Deal With Iran

    3 March 2015, 4:09 pm by: Michele Kelemen

    In a controversial address to Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the Obama administration's negotiations on limiting the Iranian nuclear program.
  • In Using Personal Email, Aide Says Clinton Didn't Break Law

    3 March 2015, 4:09 pm by: Scott Horsley

    As Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton used a personal email address when conducting official business rather than using a government address. What impact will the disclosure have on Clinton's reputation as she considers a presidential bid?
  • Affordable Care Act To Face Critical Test At Supreme Court

    3 March 2015, 4:09 pm by: Mara Liasson

    The president's signature accomplishment — the Affordable Care Act — faces yet another critical test. On Wednesday the Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether Congress intended for the federal health insurance exchange to offer the same subsidies…
  • Netanyahu's Suggestions Could Drive Iran In The Opposite Direction

    3 March 2015, 4:09 pm by: Peter Kenyon

    As U.S.-Iran nuclear talks took place in Switzerland, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the negotiations in a controversial address to Congress.

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