Obama Wants Lame-Duck Congress To Pass START
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Can Deficit Reduction Panels Get Congress' Attention
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Debt Debate Offers Something For Everyone To Hate
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Democrats Split On Way Forward After Losses
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Rand Paul, a Tea Party favorite elected to the Senate from Kentucky, greets supporters during an election night party in Bowling Green. Tom Pennington/Getty Images hide caption

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Tea Party Clout: How Will It Affect Congress, 2012?
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Advice For A President Facing Midterm Losses
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Mark Meckler, national coordinator for the Tea Party Patriots, wears a Tea Party pin at a July 21 news conference on Capitol Hill. After the elections, Meckler says, the movement with "really find its stride." Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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What Happens To The Tea Party After Election Day?
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R.I. Gubernatorial Candidate Tells Obama to 'Shove It'
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House Minority Leader John Boehner (far right), the likely speaker in a GOP-led House, with other Republican House leaders, including (from left) Candice Miller (MI), House Minority Whip Eric Cantor (VA), Peter Roskam (IL), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA) and Kevin McCarthy (CA). Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Washington In 2011: Will GOP, Obama Make It Work?
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Dissatisfaction Builds Ahead Of Midterm Elections
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Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland (left) and Republican challenger John Kasich at an Oct. 7 debate in Toledo. Nathan Daschle, the executive director of the Democratic Governors Association, points to the help Strickland's efforts gave to the Obama campaign in 2008 as an example of how governors can influence the presidential election. Andy Morrison/AP hide caption

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What's At Stake In 2010 Governors' Races
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NPR Poll Offers Sliver Of Hope For Democrats
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President Obama has many factors to weigh as he chooses a replacement for Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel. Charles Dharapak/AP hide caption

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Beyond Emanuel: The White House's Next Chapter
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The Political Difficulties Facing President Obama
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