Shadow Government

Is It Already Too Late for Obama to Push the TPP Through Congress?

President Obama celebrated the completion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Manila this week with leaders of the 11 other participating nations. They jointly declared, “We ...

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Obama Vows to Veto Syrian Refugee Bill

The White House announced on Wednesday it will veto a Republican bill that will impose stricter requirements for refugees entering the United States from Syria. The bill, scheduled for a vote in the House on Thursday, wouldn’t provide any additional security and would “create significant delays and obstacles in the fulfillment of a vital program that satisfies both humanitarian and national security objectives," said the White House in a statement.

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Senate Bans Transfer of Detainees Held at Guantanamo Bay

The Senate just banned the transfer of prisoner from Guantanamo Bay.

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Obama Leaves the Fate of His Plan for Undocumented Immigrants With the Supreme Court

President Obama takes his immigration reforms to the Supreme Court.

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Budgets May Be Tight, but Pentagon Spending Tens of Millions on Pro Sports

The NFL, MLB, NFL, NBA, and Nascar have all cashed the Pentagon's checks to stage patriotic events.

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Senate Passes Controversial Cybersecurity Measure

The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act grants businesses liability protection in exchange for sharing cyberthreat information with the government.


What Is Paul Ryan’s Foreign Policy?

Is the GOP’s next leader a defense hawk or a budget hawk?

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