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Photo: President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office. (Pete Souza via Wikimedia Commons)

Obama Won’t Meet Netanyahu During Israeli Leader’s March Visit

Find out why President Obama won’t see Benjamin Netanyahu when he comes to Washington.

January 22, 2015

Republicans Criticize Obama’s State Of The Union As Partisan

You’ll surely be shocked to learn that Republicans didn’t like Obama’s speech.

January 21, 2015

Weekend Reader: ‘Machine Made: Tammany Hall And The Creation Of Modern American Politics’

Today the Weekend Reader presents Machine Made: Tammany Hall and the Creation of Modern American Politics by Terry Golway, a journalist and historian whose career spans three decades writing for The New York Observer, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and American Heritage. Golway, who currently teaches at Kean University in New Jersey and is the author of several books on […]

April 12, 2014

The Week Politics Changed

WASHINGTON — American politics reached a pivot point this week. A new story line will now define how voters and the media see what’s going on. Since Election Day in 2010, the prevailing narrative has been about a resurgent conservatism, a president on the defensive, big government under attack, the deficit as the dominant issue, […]

October 6, 2011