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Tamara Keith

Tamara Keith appears in the following:

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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Different Ebola Quarantine Policies Send A Confusing Message

Monday, October 27, 2014

The White House says it's working on guidelines for how to deal with those coming to the U.S. from Ebola-stricken countries. But several states have jumped out ahead, generating controversy.

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Meet The Hero Dogs Of The Secret Service

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Secret Service is gladly highlighting its canine heroes, Hurricane and Jordan, after weeks of the drip, drip, drip of an agency in trouble.

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Obama Has To Balance His Base Without Hurting Dems In Red States

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

If Democrats have a chance of hanging onto Senate seats in southern states, they need to do well with African American voters. But for President Obama, that creates a difficult balance between turning out the base and energizing GOP voters who don't like him.

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In Tight Races, Both Parties Bank On Early Votes

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Two million people have already voted in next month's election, including President Obama. Locking in votes early is huge, particularly since control of the Senate rests in a handful of close races.

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New 'Ebola Czar' Has Political, Not Public Health, Background

Friday, October 17, 2014

The White House named a longtime Democratic insider to be the so-called Ebola czar on Friday. Just who is Ron Klain and will his appointment make a difference, good or bad?

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Clay Aiken: An American Idol On The Campaign Trail In North Carolina

Thursday, October 16, 2014

American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken has hung up his microphone as he runs for Congress as a Democrat representing the rural center of the state. But the campaign is a long shot.

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