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This year, several states have done something that’s become politically impossible in Congress: They raised taxes to pay for transportation improvements.
Who killed JFK? Fifty years after the slaying of the nation’s 35th president, that’s still a provocative question for many. Conspiracy theories began swirling almost immediately after President John F. Kennedy’s assassination in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, and have never really...
Sen. Kay Hagan said Tuesday that she wants federal investigators to examine how contractors who were paid to create the go-to site for the new health insurance law botched it.
Voters sent Democrats sobering warnings this week: They’re not crazy about President Barack Obama, the new health care law or the state of the economy messages that could cause the party trouble as the 2014 election campaign intensifies.