Obama pushes tax hike on rich to help middle class

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President Obama says he wants to raise taxes on higher-income Americans to pay for lower taxes for the middle class…

CA Senator Barbara Boxer to retire

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California Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer announced Thursday she will not seek re-election to a new term next year…

Republicans takes charge in Congress, run into veto threat

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Republicans took complete control of Congress for the first time in eight years on Tuesday…

California governor sworn in for record fourth term

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Jerry Brown made history Monday when he was sworn in for his fourth term as the governor of California…

House approves $1.1T bill financing government

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Swapping crisis for compromise, the House narrowly approved $1.1 trillion in government-wide spending Thursday night…

Obama, GOP leaders test their will for compromise

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Can President Barack Obama and congressional Republicans really make nice under divided government…

Republicans take Senate in voter rebuke to Obama

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Republicans stormed to power in the U.S. Senate and extended their majority in the House of Representatives…

US chamber approves lawsuit against Obama

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U.S. House of Representatives approved a Republican plan to file a lawsuit against President Obama…

Democrats to push for raising federal minimum wage

民主黨今年將著重推動提高聯邦最低工資、工作待遇男女平等、有薪病假和托兒、學前教育等問題…