POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 10, 2011
October 10th, 2011
04:38 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 10, 2011

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CNN: Rep. Issa says Fast and Furious subpoenas will be issued soon
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said Sunday that he could issue subpoenas to the Justice Department this week in connection to a now-discredited federal gunrunning operation.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, October 7, 2011
October 7th, 2011
04:19 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, October 7, 2011

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CNN: Obama challenges GOP: Time to 'meet the moment'
"As we look towards next week, any senator out there who's thinking about voting against this jobs bill when it comes up for a vote needs to explain exactly why they would oppose something that we know would improve our economic situation at such an urgent time for our families and for our businesses," [President Barack] Obama said at a news conference.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 6, 2011
October 6th, 2011
04:17 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, October 6, 2011

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CNN: Deal pushes 'millionaire's surtax' plan back to 2013
The White House and Senate Democrats have agreed to push the effective date of a proposed "millionaire's surtax" back a year to January 2013 and to slightly raise the rate, White House and congressional sources told CNN on Wednesday.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
October 5th, 2011
04:28 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, October 5, 2011

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CNN: Obama signs temporary spending bill
President Barack Obama signed legislation into law Wednesday that will keep the federal government funded through November 18, the White House said. …The November 18 extension is intended to provide time to debate and pass appropriations bills for the remainder of fiscal year 2012.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 4, 2011
October 4th, 2011
04:21 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, October 4, 2011

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CNN: Justice Department source rejects report that leaked documents show Holder erroneously testified
Documents leaked on Capitol Hill to CNN and other news organizations purport to show Attorney General Eric Holder knew about a controversial gun-running operation earlier than he had testified. But a high-level Justice Department official strongly rejected the notion that Holder had improperly testified at a Senate hearing in March.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 3, 2011
October 3rd, 2011
06:09 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Monday, October 3, 2011

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CNN: Health care, other hot issues promise a landmark high court term
Monumental. Unprecedented. Life-changing. For a town that oozes hyperbole, the stakes in an almost certain election-year Supreme Court review of health care cannot be overstated.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, September 30, 2011
September 30th, 2011
04:00 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, September 30, 2011

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CNN: House approves short-term funding plan
Congressional approval of the measure keeps the government funded through October 4. The House will then have to consider a more comprehensive measure that would keep the government funded through November 18.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, September 29, 2011
September 29th, 2011
04:18 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Thursday, September 29, 2011

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CNN: Justices asked to accept key health care reform appeal
A 26-state coalition has asked the Supreme Court to decide the constitutionality of the massive health care reform legislation championed by President Barack Obama. The petition filed Wednesday virtually assures a landmark decision by June, in the thick of a presidential election year.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
September 28th, 2011
05:59 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Wednesday, September 28, 2011

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CNN Poll: Trust in government at all time low
A CNN/ORC International Poll released Wednesday morning indicates that only 15 percent of Americans say they trust the government in Washington to do what's right just about always or most of the time. Last September that figure was at 25 percent.

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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, September 27, 2011
September 27th, 2011
04:20 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, September 27, 2011

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CNN: Senate reaches bipartisan agreement on disaster funds
The Senate on Monday night reached a bipartisan agreement intended to end a dispute over disaster relief spending that threatened to cause a partial shutdown of the government at the end of the week.

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