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Jeb Bush immigration remark could be 2016 problem

04/11/2014 3:01am
With a single phrase of compassion for immigrants in the U.S. illegally, Jeb Bush has prompted questions about his viability as a potential presidential contender and underscored how divisive the immigration issue remains for the Republican Party.

Iowa finds 12 votes were wrongly rejected in 2012

04/11/2014 10:51am
At least 12 Iowa residents wrongly had their ballots rejected in the 2012 presidential election because of inaccuracies in the state's list of ineligible felons, a review found Friday.

NRA endorses McConnell in Kentucky GOP primary

04/11/2014 2:52pm
U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell now has an endorsement to go with his gun.

New 'face,' but some old problems for 'Obamacare'

04/11/2014 5:10pm
Abruptly on the spot as the new face of "Obamacare," Sylvia Mathews Burwell faces steep challenges, both logistical and political.

Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton during speech

04/11/2014 7:23pm
Hillary Rodham Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience.

Herbert: New HHS secretary won't slow Utah's Medicaid expansion

04/11/2014 8:03pm
Gov. Gary Herbert said Friday he doesn't believe the sudden resignation of U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will slow down his efforts to win approval for an alternative to Medicaid expansion.