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  • Player of the Week: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)

    Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) is hoping 2014 will be a lot better than 2013.

     
  • Player of the Week: Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.)

    House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has been trying to iron out a budget deal with his counterpart in the upper chamber, Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.).

  • Player of the Week: Immigration activists

    Proponents of the Senate-passed immigration reform bill are attempting to put pressure on House Republican leaders to act.

    But it is not clear that the House will pass any immigration or border-security measures this Congress.

    Fast for Families, a...

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Letters

  • Credit unions a good option for anyone, even NBA stars

    The recent op-ed by the leader of the American Bankers Association (ABA), former Gov. Frank Keating “Should taxpayers subsidize sports stars’ checking accounts?” June 24), is correct in pointing out that the Federal Credit Union Act passed in 1934, but that’s about all it got right. 

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  • Reform Ex-Im for level playing field

    Delta wants a level playing field for its 80,000 employees who work hard to make our airline successful. 

  • Casey Kasem also a voice for Lebanese Americans

    Over the past few days, the media have remembered Casey Kasem as a legendary radio personality, broadcaster and voice. He was all those things, of course. But to me, and so many Lebanese Americans, he was the reason we felt so proud of our heritage.

    Not many people...

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Op-Ed

  • Time for rational oversight of DHS

    Can you imagine reporting directly to dozens of different bosses? The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) does just that. Answerable to more than 100 different congressional committees and subcommittees, department officials spend thousands of hours each year briefing lawmakers and staff...

  • Gov. Bully out-bullied by gun lobby

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) actions last week were, at best, ill-timed, and, at worst, a display of craven cowardice. 

     
  • What difference can a day make?

    Across the country, we spend a remarkable amount of resources battling chronic disease.

    Even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, chronic disease is a formidable foe, bringing worry, physical hardship, expensive treatments, medications, prohibitive co-payments, and problems...