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Trump Huffs and Puffs and Signs the Omnibus Spending Bill Into Law

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March 23 2018 11:31 AMTrump Threatens to Veto Congress’ Giant Spending Bill. Is He Serious?
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Feb. 9 2018 7:16 AMCongress Finally Has a BudgetBut still no path for Dreamers.
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Feb. 7 2018 6:08 PMHow Hard Will House Democrats Push for Dreamers?Nancy Pelosi’s marathon speech is an impressive demonstration of stamina. But what’s the strategy?
Political Gabfest
Jan. 25 2018 7:06 PMThe “50,000 Texts” EditionListen to Slate’s show about the integrity of the FBI, the usefulness of government shutdowns, and the value of survivor testimony during sentencing.
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Oct. 9 2015 7:22 PMThe Planned Parenthood Hearings Aren’t About Those VideosThey are group therapy sessions for pro-lifers.
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Sept. 29 2015 5:24 PMBoehner Quitting Doesn’t Fix AnythingConservatives will still be clamoring for a needless, painful shutdown in a few months.
Saletan
Jan. 27 2014 8:26 AMTed Cruz Played Politics With the Shutdown and Lost. Now He’s Feigning Innocence.
Moneybox
Oct. 31 2013 6:09 PMThe Undead Car Industry Reflects Consumer Confidence, Probably Wants Brains Too
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Oct. 24 2013 3:48 PMJohn Kerry, Al Gore Agree That Republicans Made America Look Weak by Shutting Down the Government
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Oct. 22 2013 7:37 PMIRS to Delay Start of Tax Season Due to Shutdown
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Oct. 22 2013 8:36 AMShutdown Polling Terrible for GOP, as Party Pivots to Obamacare
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Oct. 21 2013 4:13 PMKen Cuccinelli Is Not Like Those Republicans Who Wanted a Shutdown
Political Gabfest
Oct. 18 2013 12:05 PMThe "Was That the Alamo or the Battle of the Bulge?" GabfestBazelon, Dickerson, and Plotz on the long-term implications of the shutdown and Facebook's privacy settings for teens.
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Oct. 18 2013 9:01 AMThe Author of the "Defund Obamacare" Letter Doesn't Want to Write It Again
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Oct. 17 2013 3:13 PMMitch McConnell Cites a GOP Tax Hike Deal to Say GOP Won't Hike Taxes
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March 22 2018 3:54 PMSenators Terrified That Rand Paul Will Make Them Work the Weekend
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Feb. 8 2018 11:13 PMThe Government Will Shut Down Because Rand Paul Is Mad
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Feb. 7 2018 1:32 PMSenate Reaches Two-Year Budget Deal To Avoid Government Shutdown
Trumpcast
Jan. 22 2018 9:22 AMThe Shutdown VoteThere was hope that a short-term deal could be reached Friday night, but neither side blinked and the government shut down.
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Sept. 30 2015 7:34 PMThe GOP Argument for Defunding Planned Parenthood Is IncoherentThe party’s positions on the group contradict one another.
Politics
Sept. 24 2015 6:03 PMHouse Democrats Could Save John BoehnerBut they probably won’t.
Moneybox
Nov. 8 2013 1:17 PMUneaten Cake Lurking in Today’s Jobs Report
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Oct. 25 2013 11:13 AMYou're a Racist if You're Not Offended by This White House Leak
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Oct. 23 2013 8:58 AMUtah's Tea Party-Killer App
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Oct. 22 2013 5:28 PMWhat's the GOP's "Fairness for All" Campaign All About?
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Oct. 21 2013 6:37 PMMeet the Next Ted Cruz: Basically Every GOP Candidate
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Oct. 18 2013 6:43 PMTea-ismWhy big business won’t abandon the Tea Party.
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Oct. 18 2013 10:51 AMRon Johnson, the Tea Party Senator Democrats Can Do Business With
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Oct. 17 2013 5:33 PMWinning!The showdown between President Obama and Republicans was a “game”—and there is nothing wrong with that.
Frame Game
Oct. 17 2013 1:50 PMYou’ll Pay for This, GOPHow Obama will make the 2013 shutdown a political weapon.

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