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Winners and Losers of the Government Shutdown Showdown

After two weeks of madness, with only hours to go before the U.S. government potentially defaulted on its loans, Congress finally passed a new budget …

Tea Party

For Obama, There Are No Winners or Losers — but There Are Villains

Now that the gov­ern­ment has opened and the threat of de­fault is off the table, some are won­der­ing what the first shut­down in 17 years was for. …

Republicans

Swing-seat Republicans more likely to support debt deal

WASHINGTON --<p>John A. Boehnerhas found his options limited during his three years as House speaker by an informal rule forRepublicansthat dictates he move only legislation that has the approval of a majority of support among his own membership.<p>Wednesday marked another rare moment in which the Ohio …

Primary Elections

Toujours le Stupide

<b>In case you were wondering</b> about whether The Great Chastening has filtered down to the grassroots, you should probably consider the fact that there are a lot of people in Mississippi who think Thad fking Cochran isBernie Sanders in conservative drag.<p>McDaniel told The Associated Press that he was …