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Tamara Keith

Tamara Keith appears in the following:

Budget Bill Proves Perfect Flashpoint For Debate Among Democrats

Friday, December 12, 2014

Did the nail biter of a vote on the government funding bill expose rifts in the Democratic party that will cause the White House headaches next year?

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White House Tiptoes Around Usefulness Of Brutal Interrogation Tactics

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The White House is defending its CIA director but is punting on his assertion that the controversial Bush-era interrogation program saved lives.

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Reaction To 'Torture Report' Shows A Nation Divided

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Enhanced interrogation. Torture. Black sites. The War on Terror. The politics have been fraught for a decade now. We survey reactions to Tuesday's release of the executive summary of what's come to be known as the so-called "torture report."

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A Fleeting Peek At The Prince And The President

Monday, December 08, 2014

Prince William visited with President Obama in the Oval Office on Monday, where reporters were privy to inaudible small talk.

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With Kleenex And A Sense Of Awe: Decking Out The White House

Sunday, December 07, 2014

The lucky volunteers who decorate the Executive Mansion with garlands and crystal come from all over the country, bringing their stories as well as their cheer.

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When Big Money Leads To Diplomatic Posts

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

A couple of big Obama campaign donors were confirmed as U.S. ambassadors by the Senate on Tuesday. But some bad performances in confirmation hearings are raising questions about the practice.

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In Las Vegas, Obama Sells His Immigration Plan

Saturday, November 22, 2014

President Obama has begun to try to sell the American public on his controversial executive action on immigration. He started Friday, with a visit to Del Sol High School in Las Vegas.

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Obama Takes Sales Pitch For Immigration Action On The Road

Friday, November 21, 2014

President Obama was in Las Vegas on Friday to explain why he acted unilaterally to give temporary reprieve to millions of illegal immigrants.

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Obama Defies Republicans, Lays Out Immigration Policy

Friday, November 21, 2014

Republicans are threatening to resist working with President Obama after his announcement on Thursday night that he will issue an executive order to enact some immigration changes.

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President Obama Announces Executive Action On Immigration

Thursday, November 20, 2014

NPR's Scott Horsley speaks with Melissa Block about Obama's plan to defer deportation for some immigrants, which he announced in a speech Thursday night.

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Obama Executive Action Could Foment Government Shutdown Drama

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The measure funding the government runs out next month. That, coupled with GOP anger over President Obama's promised executive action on immigration, means a Washington showdown could be brewing.

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Rep. Steve King, The Unlikeliest Amnesty 'Supporter'

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Rep. Michele Bachmann joked with reporters that the noted conservative "called up the president" and begged him to declare amnesty on immigration.

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Victims Of Online Threats Say Perpetrators Aren't Being Caught

Friday, November 14, 2014

Women who turn to law enforcement for help are often frustrated that authorities aren't doing enough. Police say tracing the culprits can be a complicated and time-consuming process.

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Obama, Congress Feuding Over Keystone Pipeline, Immigration

Friday, November 14, 2014

Obama and leaders in Congress all said they took last week's election results to mean the American people want them to work together and get things done. But the feuding has begun already.

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In Myanmar, Obama Holds News Conference With Opposition Leader

Friday, November 14, 2014

Usually when the president visits another country, he holds a joint media opportunity with his counterpart. But in Myanmar, also known as Burma, he met reporters together with Aung San Suu Kyi.

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Immigration Will Be An Early Test Of The Divided Government

Friday, November 07, 2014

Even as President Obama and GOP leaders meet in search of common ground, the immigration issue threatens to divide them.

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The Awkward Post-Election White House Lunch

Friday, November 07, 2014

President Obama and congressional leaders have lunch on Friday, after an election that saw power shift to the Republicans. If history is a guide, they'll come out and describe it using polite terms.

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On What Issues Can Obama And The Republican Leadership Agree?

Thursday, November 06, 2014

President Obama and presumed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talked about finding common ground, the day after Republicans won control of the Senate and picked up seats in the House.

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Polls Show New Hampshire's U.S. Senate Race Is A Tossup

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Republican Scott Brown is doing everything he can to nationalize the race — to make it about an unpopular president. Incumbent Jeanne Shaheen, a Democrat, is trying to make it a local race.

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Wisconsin Democratic Candidate Welcomes Obama When Others Won't

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

President Obama is campaigning only where he can help — not hurt — Democratic candidates. That isn't very many places. But it does include some governor's races, like in Wisconsin.

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