It’s that time of year when elected officials, political junkies and the national press corps tune their antennae toward Capitol Hill for the State of the Union Address and opposition-party response. The Constitution requires the President to tell Congress where the country stands; more than 40 years of political tradition empower the
Pandering. Check. Fear-mongering. Check.
They want everything from tax reforms to a public apology
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Washington Republican is first woman to deliver official GOP response in over 10 years
It’s an American original, repeated year after year
The former Secretary of State called the 2012 attack in Libya ‘a terrible tragedy’
New ad asks, ‘what is Congress afraid of?’
Mark Halperin previews the biggest speech of the year for the White House. Tune in for TIME’s live webcast Tuesday night at 8:30EST on Time.com
“I smoke cigarettes and I’m not giving that up to be President of the United States,” he tells Jay Leno.
A senior political adviser to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie struck back at former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli Tuesday, after Cuccinelli called on Christie to step down as chairman of the Republican Governors …
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