Looking Back On A Roller Coaster Year For The GOP
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John Podesta was Bill Clinton's White House chief of staff from 1998 to 2001, helping the president survive impeachment. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Hires A Crisis Manager, Easing Democratic Worries
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, a Massachusetts Democrat, is leading a push to increase Social Security benefits. But her whole party is not in agreement on the issue. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Social Security Fight Exposes Democratic Divide On Populism
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Obama, After Health Law Distractions, Shifts Focus Back To Income Gap
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Immigration Debate To Drag Into Next Presidential Election
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White House Revs Up Delayed Push For Health Coverage
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White House Confident Insurance Website Is Working Better
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Medicaid Drives Expansion Of Health Care Coverage
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Angst Over Health Law Leaves Obama, Democrats In Congress Divided
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Record Low Poll Numbers Spell Uncertain Future For Both Parties
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To fight hyperpartisanship and redistricting aimed at keeping politicians safe in their district, some states are experimenting with new primary voting systems. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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States Aim To Cure Hyperpartisanship With Primary Changes
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Now That Election 2013 Is Over, What Does It All Mean?
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Demonstrators march toward the U.S. Capitol on Saturday to demand that Congress investigate the National Security Agency's mass surveillance programs. Fang Zhe/Xinhua/Landov hide caption

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