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N.H. Senate Race No Longer Leans Toward Shaheen (October 24, 2014, 05:23 PM)
With Republican Scott Brown catching up with Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen in New Hampshire, Rothenberg Political Report switched the race to ?Toss-up/Tilt for Shaheen? from ?Lean Democrat.?
Why Entitlement Reform Isn?t on the GOP Agenda (October 24, 2014, 04:50 PM)
Jim Manley: The idea behind the "grand bargain" is to mesh spending cuts in domestic and entitlement programs with revenue increases. But now, even if pushed by the president, Democrats would not agree to support cuts in Social Security and Medicare.
Also Setting Up Shop on D.C. Rooftops: Beehives (October 24, 2014, 03:57 PM)
Not every D.C. rooftop is party-ready. That hasn?t kept two hotels whose roofs aren?t pedestrian-friendly from competing?with each other--by putting beehives, not people, up top.
Federal Workers? Job Satisfaction Slips (October 24, 2014, 02:47 PM)
More than 90% of federal employees say they are willing to put in extra effort to get their work done, but far fewer are satisfied with their jobs, pay or the agencies for which they work, according to an annual survey released Friday about the federal workforce.
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A Retiree Health-Care ?Fix? That Isn?t (October 24, 2014, 02:32 PM)
Chris Jacobs: Shifting retirees to the health exchanges looks to some mayors like a quick fix to their budget woes--but could sink our broader fiscal ship.
Obama?s Air Campaign: Radio Interviews to Get Out the Black Vote (October 24, 2014, 02:29 PM)
President Barack Obama has been quietly making his midterm election pitch to black audiences with a steady stream of radio interviews.
Kerry Surprises State?s No. 2 Burns With Duke Basketball (October 24, 2014, 01:06 PM)
Deputy Secretary of State William Burns is set to finally retire next month, after Secretary of State John Kerry and President Barack Obama convinced him to take his career into overtime rather than retire in 2013 as he had planned.
Capital Journal Roundtable Video: Will the GOP Win the Senate?; The Fight Against ISIS; White House Reacts to Ebola (October 24, 2014, 12:23 PM)
In a roundtable discussion, the WSJ's Jerry Seib, Janet Adamy, Patrick O'Connor and Adam Entous discuss this week's important political topics.
What Washington Should Keep in Mind as Brazilians Go to the Polls (October 24, 2014, 12:08 PM)
Michael Singh: Washington needs friends among emerging powers as we grapple with a world that looks increasingly disordered, and Brazil would benefit from closer ties with the U.S. as it seeks to revive its economy and bolster its international profile.
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