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Navy: Wind Farm Opposed by GOP Lawmakers Won't Harm Radar

By Michael Biesecker | Jan 22
The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data centers for Amazon.com Inc. poses a threat to national security.

State GOP Wary As Republicans Push Repeal of Health Law

By Bill Barrow and Thomas Beaumont | Jan 11
Congressional Republicans' drive to repeal the 2010 health care law has financial and political repercussions for GOP leaders in the states and gives Democrats potential openings as they struggle to reclaim power.

House GOP Walks Back Ethics Change

Jan 4
Was President-elect Trump's tweet the trigger for House Republicans reverse course on changing their ethics plan?

GOP: Cut Taxes, Change Brackets; but What About Deficits?

By Stephen Ohlemacher | Dec 29
Congressional Republicans are planning a massive overhaul of the nation's tax system, a heavy political lift that could ultimately affect families at every income level and businesses of every size.

Bill to Shield Retired Miners Divides Coal-State Republicans

By Matthew Daly | Sep 9
The bill would ensure that retired miners receive hundreds of millions of dollars in benefits now at risk amid the industry's steep decline. Without congressional intervention, some of the funds could run out of cash.

Texas Republicans Promise to Pass Anti-LGBT Laws Next Year

By John Riley | Aug 15
What most people have seemed to take away from the recent fight over North Carolina's HB 2 is that the fallout from the controversial anti-LGBT law has caused the state much grief. Not anti-LGBT Texas lawmakers, though.

Pence's Problematic Politics

By John Riley | Aug 3
It's hard to imagine LGBT conservatives supporting Mike Pence as Trump's pick for vice president. But they do.

U.N. Ambassador: Fight For LGBTI Rights Feels Schizophrenic

By John McDonald | Jul 21
U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power addressed a United Nations conference on the integration of LGBTI rights into foreign policy last week in Uruguay.

Undecided Ohio Voters Share Frustrations as RNC Begins

Jul 19
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are running neck-and-neck in the battleground state of Ohio.

House Republicans Offering Proposals for Health Care Changes

By Erica Werner | Jun 23
House Republicans are unveiling new proposals to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health care law, as Speaker Paul Ryan seeks to showcase a GOP governing agenda amid the tumult of the presidential campaign.

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