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  • Balancing act for House Democratic Leader Pelosi on trade

    As House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi delivered the signature achievement of President Barack Obama's first term: his health care bill. Now Obama's top second-term goal, a major trade deal, hangs in the balance on Capitol Hill and Pelosi is again on the spot.
  • Obama administration's new fracking rules criticized by both sides

    Obama administration's new fracking rules criticized by both sides
    As the Obama administration took the first step Friday to regulate the drilling method known as fracking, opposition to the safety measures underscored the challenge of policing a practice that has cut U.S. dependence on foreign oil but raised fears of...

    Police shooting forces discussion of Madison's racial divide

    Police shooting forces discussion of Madison's racial divide
    Known as a liberal haven with a long history of progressive politics, Madison takes pride in being named one of the nation's best places to live, raise a family and retire, lovingly embracing its unofficial motto as "77 square miles surrounded by reality....

    Stephen Colbert's 'Better Know a District' rolls on, hilariously

    Stephen Colbert's 'Better Know a District' rolls on, hilariously
    As regular viewers know, "Better Know a District" is one of the most reliably hilarious recurring segments on "The Colbert Report"  -- that is, the few times a year Stephen Colbert manages to get a member of the House of Representatives to sit for an...

    Lawmakers urge that Chinese poultry be blocked from school lunches

    Fourteen bipartisan members of the House of Representatives urged lawmakers Wednesday to block Chinese poultry from school lunches and other national nutrition programs because of the country’s poor food safety record. In a letter, the 12...