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Senators press Obama to stand firm on Iran

09/23/2013 11:45am
Senators called on President Barack Obama to reiterate that the United States will not accept a nuclear-capable Iran and that crippling economic sanctions on Tehran will continue despite Iranian President Hasan Rouhani's recent overtures to the West.

Senate approves 2 new members of election panel

09/23/2013 2:12pm
The Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama's two nominees to serve on the Federal Election Commission.

GOP offers smaller budget cuts on debt measure

09/23/2013 5:59pm
House Republicans are far less ambitious this week in their demands for spending cuts to erase new debt issued to pay the government's bills than they were during a budget battle two years ago.