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The Clintons' 'conspiracy commerce' memo

The famous Clinton White House document known as "the conspiracy commerce memo" has finally surfaced.<p>The memo, which details how right-wing conspiracy theories made their way into the mainstream press, was written in 1995 and first acknowledged by the White House in 1997. The idea of a “conspiracy” …

Social Security to resume benefits statement mailings

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Paper Social Security benefits statements, which used to be mailed out every year and then fell victim to budget cuts, are going to make a partial comeback.<p>An American flag flutters in the wind next to signage for a United States Social Security Administration office in Burbank, …

The Politics of Pontius Pilate: How Not to Lead

This Easter, a closer look at the Roman governor who sent Jesus to his crucifixion proves our own leaders follow many of the same dangerous …

The Chart Of Government Job Losses Under Obama Will Never Get Old

Although there are signs that the labor market is picking up in the United States, it remains true that way too many people have been unemployed for way too long.<p>There are various explanations and theories for why this is, but one stubborn fact remains: In recent years we've seen an unprecedented …

The Supreme Court Is About to Decide the Future of TV

The Su­preme Court will hear ar­gu­ments Tues­day in a case that could shape the fu­ture of tele­vi­sion and even the In­ter­net.<p>All of the ma­jor TV …

The "Inside Politics" Forecast: Another Governor Carter in Georgia?

<i>CNN's John King and other top political reporters empty out their notebooks each Sunday on "Inside Politics" to reveal five things that will be in the headlines in the days, weeks and months ahead.</i><p><b>1. Another Governor Carter in Georgia?</b>: Republicans are looking to make gains coast to coast this …

Florida Special Election Pits Candidate’s Personal Wealth Against the Power of Super PACs

Curt Clawson wants you to know he’s an out­sider.<p>Un­like his two lead­ing op­pon­ents in a Flor­ida spe­cial elec­tion on Tues­day, the mil­lion­aire …

Government

Gun ban for medical pot users dropped from Illinois proposal

Medical marijuana users in Illinois who own handguns will be able to keep their firearms, according to a new change in state policy proposed Friday. But it still doesn’t mean that smoking and shooting will be legal under federal law.<p>The revised rule would reverse a controversial proposal made by …