On Language

Language can shape debate, policy and public opinion. Join us in wrestling with evolving definitions and acceptances of words.

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Preparations continue on the U.S. Capitol for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 17, 2013.
Speaker of the House John Boehner holds his weekly news briefing in the Capitol Visitors Center on Dec. 13, 2012 in Washington, D.C.
The Oval Office.