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With the new season of House of Cards about to premiere on Netflix, Kevin Spacey gave NBC’s Cynthia McFadden a special walkthrough of the show’s sets, where the fictional President Frank Underwood will ply his devious schemes inside replicas of Washington spots like the White House Press Room.

Click above to watch Spacey give his own take on political problems today — and what Frank Underwood would do about them — then share this video!

Video via Meet The Press/NBC News.

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For a long time, inflation has been the phantom of the American economy: often expected but never seen. But the latest Consumer Price Index, which showed that prices rose by five percent from May of last year to May of this year, raises fears that it is breaking down the front door and taking over the guest room.

The price jump was the biggest one-month increase since 2008. It appears to support the warning of former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers, who wrote in February that President Joe Biden's budget binge could "set off inflationary pressures of a kind we have not seen in a generation." Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell charged last month that the administration has already produced "raging inflation."

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